CLASSICAL SCULPTURE WORKSHOP
Be immersed in the figurative sculpture
tradition of Renaissance Italy.
June 23rd - July 3rd, 2016
A 10 day sculpture immersion and workshop with four professional sculptors in the international art centre of Pietrasanta, Tuscany. Classical sculpture instruction in a traditional Italian studio and inspiring marble studio and Bronze foundry tours.
A complete Italian artistic experience - from the sun drenched landscape of Tuscany, the international sculpture centre of Pietrasantra, the behind the scenes visits to marble ateliers and bronze foundries, and the intensive studio instruction - to the traditional food and rich culture of Italy - this is truly the artistic experience of a lifetime.
Immerse yourself in the creative process- You will be trained by four professional sculptors to create a life-like figure sculpture in clay with the inspiration of a live model. Over 35 hours of studio time in the ideal environment of a traditional Italian studio with the demos and teachings of each instructor will provide insight and concrete skills in the figurative sculpture process for all levels of ability (beginner to advanced).
The heartland of Italian Renaissance sculpture-
Throughout history Italy has proven to be a birthplace of artistic genius and offered the inspiration and culture that artists needed to create their masterpieces. Follow in the steps of masters like Michelangelo, Donatello, and Bernini in exploring the rich inspiration Italy has to offer the figurative sculptor.