Borinquen Gallo, Stitched Bridge, 2011, detail

Sculpture.


Advanced Studio Course

Explore a variety of new media in this intensive, transformative learning experience for artists ready to work at the professional level. Lectures, conceptual study, and studio activity will encompass painting, drawing, sculpture, and installation, as well as photography and video. You’ll be encouraged to use any technique and embark on your own individual projects.

Instructor(s): Maurizio Pellegrin

When

Tuition

1 Session $760; Both Sessions $1,444

Level: All Levels

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Extraordinary Sculpture

Explore the transformative qualities of unconventional sculpture materials and learn to use inexpensive, even disposable materials to transform the ordinary and familiar into the extraordinary. With an emphasis on “play,” you will work with discarded materials including textiles, vinyl, Styrofoam, cardboard and a range of industrial remnants, while expanding your visual vocabulary and developing a professional art practice. Learn about contemporary artists and processes and experiment with new media and materials to develop a coherent, gallery-ready body of work.

Instructor(s): Borinquen Gallo

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Tuition

1 Session: $690; 2 Sessions: $1,311

Level: All Levels

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Terracotta Sculpture

Learn the basic traditional techniques of terracotta sculpture, including clay-work skills, modeling, and handling the process of the clay from wet to dry, then baked in a kiln. Through demonstration and individual instruction, learn to make a complete sculpture in terracotta. Open to all levels, and sculpture in a variety of styles will be encouraged.

Instructor(s): Weiqing Yuan

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Tuition

1 Session: $350; 2 Sessions: $665

Level: All Levels

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Sculpture: Realism to Abstraction

Achieve your artistic intent in sculpture by learning to incorporate new innovations along with the formal elements of anatomy, composition, form, space, and values. Through individual instruction, class discussions and critiques, you’ll develop a critical eye and objective approach in order to distinguish the necessary from the unnecessary, moving toward the completion of a cohesive sculpture. Work from both your imagination and a model, creating images with a unique, personal voice.

Instructor(s): Rhoda Sherbell, NA

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Tuition

1 Session: $250; 2 Sessions: $475

Level: All Levels

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Unconventional Materials: Sculpture

Why be conventional? Visualize and produce sculpture of different scales using a mix of unconventional and unusual materials. You’ll focus on design principles, repetition, contrast, rhythm, balance, and movement.

Instructor(s): Nadia Martinez

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Tuition

1 Session: $300; 2 Sessions: $570

Level: All Levels

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