Contemporary Visual Arts

Visual artist, sculptor, web artist, digital artist, environment artist

Characteristics of the course of study

The course aims to assure a concrete strengthening of the language and artistic experiences in the field of visual arts, through the consistent development of skills related to the management of the artistic image with different technologies, the environmental installations and the performances. Teachers are usually well known artists, closed to the concrete dynamics of artistic experimentation, in synergy with museums, galleries, art awards and foundations. Teachers are also professional figures working in cultural area as administrators and art critiques, coordinators of cultural events. These experiences are all concentrated in view of an empowerment of the individual research within the main areas of contemporary art: installations, perceptive and interactive environments, plastic forms, site specific art, video art, digital and virtual systems.

I Year

  • Painting I (11 CFA)
  • Theory of perception and psychology of the form (6 CFA)
  • Phenomenology of the image (6 CFA)
  • Digital photography (8 CFA)
  • Visual Arts latest trends (10 CFA)
  • Visual arts techniques and technologies I (10 CFA)
  • Course of your choice (4 CFA)
  • Art System (6 CFA)

II Year

  • Painting II (10 CFA)
  • Phenomenology of contemporary arts (6 CFA)
  • Techniques and technologies for visual arts II (10 CFA)
  • Multimedia installations (10 CFA)
  • Contemporary expressive problems (6 CFA)
  • Thesis (12 CFA)



Job perspectives

visual artist, sculptor, web artist, digital artist, environment artist

The outgoing professional figure is an artist, with a great attitude for the research, consciously buried in the contemporary art system. Besides having the possibility to participate to research projects in the visual and public art branch, the graduated, even thanks to the participation to the exhibitions and activities connected with the “Art System” and promoted by SantaGiulia’s Academy in collaboration with public and private spaces, professionals in contemporary cultural and artistic sectors, foundations and prizes, will acquire basic competences to be spent on professional level, to continue managing the public and private commitments, the relationship between galleries and curators.

Accademia SantaGiulia - Vincenzo Foppa Società Cooperativa Sociale ONLUS - Via Cremona, 99 - 25124 Brescia
Num. Iscr. Reg. delle Imprese di Brescia e partita IVA: 02049080175 - R.E.A. 291386 - CAP. SOC. Euro 25.148,68