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ITALY

Drawing Italy

ARTS 213
5 weeks in Italy
4 credits
Professor Kathleen Olson-Janjic

Living and drawing on site in Rome, Florence, Venice, Umbria, and Tuscany, with day trips to important art sites in Italy. Students explore Italy’s vast artistic heritage within its cultural context, then apply this experience to their own art while working in the distinctive Mediterranean light. Media include pen and ink, pastel and acrylic. Student work will be exhibited in Wilson Hall in the fall of 2011.   Prerequisites: ARTS 111 and permission of the instructor.

Program Fee: (Paid to W&L) $5,000 includes accommodation, ground transportation, excursions, museums, approximately 2/3 meals and supplementary health insurance.

Other Estimated Expenses:  Airfare $1,100; other meals $650; art supplies $125.

Mandatory Pre-departure Orientation:  Friday, March 18, 2011 at 7 p.m. in Northen Auditorium, Leyburn Library.

For more details, email Prof. Kathleen Olson-Janjic.