Learn about the Brazilian Modern Art ( The Modern Art Week 1922) and discover more about the third largest city in the world. Using printmaking techniques create mono types based on the works of famous Brazilian artists Tarsila do Amaral, Di Cavalcanti, Lasar Segall and Anita Malfatti.
"The Human Figure in contrast" (Salvador)
Come to know more about the artist Carybé, the author of a famous mural at Miami Airport, and create your own mural! Students will create a mural which will explore the representation of the human figure, using the shadow projected on paper.
“Dolphins, warriors and mermaids, stories from the Forest” (Manaus)
Get to know the legends of the largest rainforest in the world and create an illustrated handmade book. Students will create an accordion book with watercolor, oil pastel, printmaking and much more.
"Scale Model of Dreams" (Brasília)
Do you know that viewed from above the capital of Brazil resembles an airplane? Brasília is a landmark in the history of town planning. Based on the idea of this city, students will create a scale model of the city of your dreams.
"Creating and Reinventing Paper" (Cuiabá)
The feather art is one of the most popular plastic expressions of Brazilian Indians. Learn more about the art and culture of indigenous peoples and create jewelries and headdresses made with colorful handmade paper! Students will produce handmade paper to create objects based on feather art of Brazilian Indians.
"Moving Image, Light and Colors" (Rio de Janeiro)
We chose the works of the famous artist “carioca” Beatriz Milhazes to celebrate the joy and movement of the city of Rio de Janeiro. In this workshop students will learn about this artist and create a picture using various techniques of collage, painting and printmaking.