Explores contemporary landscape through the practice of plein air painting. Observational plein air painting will provides the foundation for the class. Instruction includes technical instruction in materials and technique as well as conceptual material. Student may work with oils, alkyds, or acrylic on panels, paper, or canvas. Prerequisite(s): One from Art 20J,130, 133, 138, or 139; and two non-painting lower-division studios from Art 15, 20G, 20H, 20I, 20K, 26, and Computational Media 25. Enrollment restricted to art majors. May be repeated for credit.