This applied studio based theory course explores the history of and motivations behind our use of color as it relates to art objects. It is an intermediate studio art class that integrates historical and contemporary color theory with studio art projects. Working with a variety of mixed media, students will apply what they learn to a series of studio projects. Group discussions, critiques, and written assignments will reflect class readings, fieldtrips, and lectures. Prerequisite: one of the following art studio courses: ART 204, 205, 206, 208, 212, 214, or consent of instructor.