Academic Course in Visual Arts

THREE-YEAR COURSE OF STUDY FOR THE ACHIEVEMENT OF THE FIRST LEVEL DIPLOMA

The Visual Arts orientation at LABA , already structured on 3 +2 (new system): as all courses of the Libera accademia di Belle Arti of Florence is characterized by a strong commitment to contemporary art, providing, in the study program, disciplines related to Video Art , Installation and Performance.

The painting course aims to develop skills on issues and practices present in the art of our time, taking into account the diversity of languages ​​and expressive techniques, through the subsequent development of an individual research.

The Academy has implemented a number of collaborations with companies and institutions, both public and private , in order to allow students to have meaningful experiences through internships , apprenticeships and meetings with artists.

There are various career opportunities related to the Visual Arts :

  • Art Director in Companies , Professional Studies
  • Professional Freelance
  • Artistic collaborations with publishers, newspapers
  • Graphic Designer
  • Collaboration in the  advertising area

DEPARTMENT OF VISUAL ARTS
DAPL 01 – FIRST LEVEL ACADEMIC DIPLOMA

DEPARTMENT OF : VISUAL ARTS – PAINTING
Ministerial Decree Authorization No 104

The course is subject to limited enrollment of maximum 15 students

1° Year

  • COURSE
  • DRAWING FOR PAINTING
  • IMAGE ANATOMY 1
  • HISTORY OF ART
  • PAINTING 1
  • DESIGN FOR PAINTING
  • TECH. AND VISUAL ART TECHNOLOGIES 1
  • DECORATION
  • BASIC COMPUTER SCIENCE
  • ENGLISH LANGUAGE
  • ECTS
  • 4
  • 6
  • 8
  • 10
  • 6
  • 6
  • 4
  • 6
  • 4

FIRST YEAR CREDITS IN TOTAL – 54 ECTS

2° Year

  • COURSE
  • IMAGE ANATOMY 2
  • HISTORY OF MODERN ART
  • PHOTOGRAPHY
  • THEORY OF PERCEPTION AND GESTALT PSYCHOLOGY
  • PAINTING 2
  • PERFORMATIVE TECHNIQUES FOR THE VISUAL ART
  • TECH. AND VISUAL ART TECHNOLOGIES
  • ART SEMIOTIC
  • PHILOSOPHY OF THE ART
  • ECTS
  • 6
  • 4
  • 6
  • 4
  • 10
  • 8
  • 6
  • 6
  • 6

SECOND YEAR CREDITS IN TOTAL – 56 ECTS

3° Year

  • COURSE
  • HISTORY OF CONTEMPORARY ART
  • PAINTING 3
  • PERFORMATIVE TECHNIQUES FOR THE VISUAL ART 2
  • PERFORMATIVE TECHNIQUES FOR THE VISUAL ART 3
  • CULTURAL MARKETING FUNDAMENTALS
  • ART AND TEACHING PEDAGOGY
  • HISTORY OF CINEMA AND VIDEO
  • ART THERAPY PATTERNS AND REFERENCES
  • ENGLISH LANGUAGE FOR ARTISTIC COMMUNICATION
  • ECTS
  • 6
  • 10
  • 8
  • 6
  • 4
  • 4
  • 6
  • 4
  • 4

THIRD YEAR CREDITS IN TOTAL – 52 ECTS

EDUCATIONAL ACTIVITIES AT STUDENT’S CHOICE – SEMINARS/WORKSHOPS/INTERNSHIPS – ECTS 10

FINAL DISSERTATION – ECTS 8

CREDITS IN TOTAL 180 ECTS