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ARTS 3701: Drawing, Painting & Printmaking, Venice

Drawing, Painting & Printmaking in Venice, Italy

Travel Dates Arrive by June 13th and depart June 30th or later
Course Dates: June  14 - 30, 2016
Location: Venice, Italy
Instructors: Deborah Howard & Jennifer Ghormley
Registration Deadline: May 15 or when course is full


In this course you will create art while exploring Venice, Italy for two weeks. Days will be spent drawing in a variety of materials, creating watercolor paintings, and monoprints in plein- air style at sites throughout Venice and the outer Islands. Students will also visit art museums, galleries and historical sites, research contemporary art, and other possible activities such as a musical performance. Students will live in a hotel and the two faculty will live in an apartment near by where a pop-up classroom will be created. Most evenings will be spent in the pop-up classroom learning and developing new art techniques, completing artwork, and engaging in group discussions, critiques and presentations. 

Approximate Travel Costs*:

Airfare: $1900 (Students are responsible for making their own flight arrangements.)
Program Fee:

$2000-2300 (Covers all lodging, in country transit, 2 group dinners, supplies, museum admission fees, round trip airport transfer)

Cancellation Fee:

$2300 (Applied in the event student drops the course after having been officially registered.)

*Tuition fees apply and are in addition to travel expenses. These expenses are approximate and therefore subject to change.

Contact: Deborah Howard or Jennifer Ghormley for more information.

SPACE IS LIMITED. Applications are being accepted until May 15 OR until the course is full.   Application forms available online.