Edvard Munch – Woman portrait drawing class in Kunsthaus

79.00 CHF

Join our portrait drawing class where you will learn the basics of portrait drawing on the example of Edvard Munch. We will draw a portrait of Ellen Warburg – a medical student, whom Munch painted in 1905.

You will learn:

  1. Historical background of the painting.
  2. A couple of interesting facts about Edvard Munch.
  3. How to draw a portrait and how to keep good proportions.
  4. How to draw facial elements: lips, nose, eyes, especially from a slight angle.

What to expect?

  • instructions on how to draw step-by-step with individual help from the teacher
  • individual analysis of your drawing and hints for the future
  • meeting new creative people
  • widening your knowledge in art and art history

Additional information


on request

Meeting point:

Kunsthaus Zurich, Heimplatz 1, 8001 Zurich in the lobby.

What to bring:

A4 size paper plus a pencil and a rubber. Please also take something steady to draw on – it can be a hard paper notebook or something similar.


Due to security policy in Kunsthaus we offer max 10 places for this workshop. Beginners are highly welcome.