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.

Students have at their disposal an exhibition space, a showcase next to their painting laboratories that symbolizes the passage between what life is inside the Academy and a first approach with the public.

The temporary exhibition of the works of the students of Visual Arts – Painting gives life to the exposition Posted Project curated by Prof. Fabio Cresci and Prof. Eugenia Vanni, which is developed throughout the academic year with continuity.

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 D.M. 358 of 30/05/2017

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