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Hack the Arts 2023 – Creative Arts Workshops at Pratt Manhattan

October 28, 2023 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Pratt Manhattan Campus, 144 West 14th Street 3rd Floor New York, NY 10011

Poster for the Hack the Arts event. Thee background has a collage of illustrations depicting a pigeon, beakers and abstract shapes.

Hack the Arts! Join us for a full day of learning and creating, led by current Pratt faculty. Open to current high school juniors and seniors, college students looking to change majors & adults looking to change careers. Learn more about art and design through hands-on activities and design challenges. Choose one of the following workshops:

  1. Drawing and Painting Using a variety of materials students will explore traditional and non-traditional drawing techniques in pencil, charcoal and ink.
  2. Game Design Students will explore principles of Game Design in a mini-game jam workshop.
  3. Graphic Design What is graphic design? What does good design look like? Students will explore these topics and more through a series of design challenges using traditional techniques and media as well as design software.
  4. Illustration Students will use photographic references and imagination to create exciting and fun illustrations while learning about the process of taking an idea from initial concept to thumbnail sketch to final complete illustration.

Spots are limited so please RSVP as soon as possible at