Spain, Madrid

High School Summer Art Course at Prado Museum

when 1 July 2018 - 15 July 2018
language English
duration 2 weeks
fee EUR 3

Madrid Fine Art Institute (MFAI) is an innovative and experiential learning institution that combines live and digital learning experiences.

MFAI in collaboration with American Friends of the Prado Museum, offers two intensive english speaking art immersion courses at the Prado Museum, July 2018. Level 1 for High School students, and Level 2 for University students and young professionals.

Level 1 (July 1st-15th 2018)
Course for highly motivated art-minded High School students who want to develop their college portfolio and have completed 10th, 11th or 12th grade by summer 2018.

Course leader

Pablo Alvarez de Toledo Mueller. MFAI Academic Director. Ph.D. in Social Sciences, Nebrija University. MFA in Painting, Yale University. BFA in Painting, The Cooper Union School of Art.

Target group

High School Students who want to develop their college portfolio and have completed 10th, 11th or 12th grade by summer 2018.

Course aim

Give the students the opportunity to learn, from one of the best Art collections in the world, Art History, Spanish History, Drawing and web design basics. We will also visit the best UNESCO Sites around Madrid as Toledo, Segovia and El Escorial, to complete this learning experience and to make this something unforgeable for their future. We expect that Students will have enough material to improve their college portfolio for Arts Schools .

Credits info

Receive a Certificate of Completion at the end of the course to improve their College portfolio for Art Schools.

Fee info

EUR 3: Course includes the following:

- Discover the greatest artists of Western Art such as Bosch, El Greco, Titian, Velazquez, Rubens, Goya, Picasso, Dalí and Miro.
- Learn Art and Spanish History through the Prado Museum masterpieces.
- Relish an exclusive private visit to the Prado Museum before opening hours.
- Improve your drawing and observation skills at the Prado Museum.
- Enjoy personalized drawing classes adapted to the level of each participant.
- Get basic drawing materials for the course: Pencils, erasers, a sketchbook and a portfolio to save your drawings.
- Stimulate your creativity developing a personal artistic project.
- Become more digitally savvy learning how to design your own website to make state-of-the-art presentations of your ideas.
- Explore Madrid´s most important Museums, historical sites and neighborhoods.
- Travel back in time to Medieval Spain visiting UNESCO World Heritage Sites like Toledo and Segovia.
- Benefit from a yearlong membership to American Friends of the Prado Museum.
- Receive a Certificate of Completion at the end of the course.
- Not worry about extra costs. Accommodation in the heart of Madrid, all meals, (breakfast, lunch and dinner),airport transfers, transportation, museum tickets and guided excursions are ALL INCLUDED.

Scholarships

N.A.