Printmaking I

The American University of Rome

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Printmaking I

  • Host University

    The American University of Rome

  • Location

    Rome, Italy

  • Area of Study

    Art

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Lower

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    Hours & Credits

  • Credits

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

    This course introduces students to the following techniques of printmaking - linoleum prints, woodblock prints, drypoint engraving and monoprints - done both in black and white and color. Classes are held in a studio space equipped for the foregoing techniques. The aims are to develop knowledge relating to how the various techniques effect imagery, visual thinking and personal experimentation. The course will include an individual graphic project and a research paper.

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