Foundation Sculpture

Florence University of the Arts and Apicius International School of Hospitality

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Foundation Sculpture

  • Host University

    Florence University of the Arts and Apicius International School of Hospitality

  • Location

    Florence, Italy

  • Area of Study

    Art, Studio Art

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Prerequisites

    Basic ceramic and/or drawing experience and knowledge will be helpful. Mandatory Lab Fee Required

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Upper

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    Hours & Credits

  • Contact Hours

    45
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4
  • Overview

    Through the study of figurative sculpture in abstract or realistic modes, students develop their ability using different traditional sculptural media such as wax, plaster, stone, wood, and clay. Basic casting techniques will be introduced during the course and, through the exploration of different techniques students will learn how the choice of materials can help to communicate a specific artistic identity and the expression of individual sensibilities.

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

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