Visual Arts Week-Assemblage Self-Portraits

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Date(s) - Wed. Aug. 23, 2017
9:30 am - 12:00 pm


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Class Description: Using assorted natural and household objects as well as other sculptural materials, participants will create  their own portrait. The images that they create will consist of found objects that individual students are attracted to and may connect with out of the array of three dimensional objects, and sculptures will be created by employing not only realism, but abstract and symbolic principals as well. Students may choose to create either a free-standing sculpture, or one that could be hung on a wall.

About the Facilitator: Luca Kupper is currently in the Fine Arts program at Lesley University. He will be graduating in 2018 with a Bachelors Degree in Fine Arts with a minor in Art History. 
Being a Fine Art major has given him significant experience in many different mediums, as being in this BFA program gives one a broad enough spectrum to learn and experiment with all forms of art. While being a fine artist is his main passion, art history has also always fascinated him. Luca is well versed in multiple genres of art history, including pre-Columbian art, photography, and Western world art from 18th century to present, in both 3D and 2D mediums.