Sculptor, visual artist, environment artist

Characteristics of the course of study

The course aims to assure artistic skills and knowledges focused to manage the expressive devices at the bottom of the sculpting art (terracotta, chalk, marble, wood, iron and ceramic) and that, taking into account the pluralism of languages and technical innovations of the trial needs of new relations between form and color, are able to develop the individual research also in the contemporary artistic research field: installations, sensitive and interactive environments, plastic forms, environmental art, site specific art. On this basis, the graduate will be able to point his research towards the study of reconfiguration methods of sensorial experience, aimed at stimulating and neutralizing ordinary perceptive clichés and contributing at unveiling new aesthetic perception modality of space.

I Year

  • Painting I (11 CFA)
  • Sculpture I (11 CFA)
  • Pictorial Techniques I (6 CFA)
  • Illustration (6 CFA)
  • History of ancient art (6 CFA)
  • Techniques for marble and hard stones I (6 CFA)
  • Fundamentals of computer science (4 CFA)
  • English (4 CFA)

II Year

  • Sculpture II (11 CFA)
  • Painting II (11 CFA)
  • Artistic Anatomy - Sculpture Course (6 CFA)
  • Techniques for marble and hard stones II (6 CFA)
  • Pictorial Techniques II (6 CFA)
  • Photography (4 CFA)
  • History of medieval art (6 CFA)
  • Hand engraving techniques (4 CFA)
  • History of modern art (6 CFA)

III Year

  • Sculpture III (11 CFA)
  • Methods and Techniques of Sacred Contemporary Sculpture (11 CFA)
  • Techniques for marble and hard stones III (6 CFA)
  • Foundry techniques (6 CFA)
  • History of artistic techniques (6 CFA)
  • Contemporary art History (6 CFA)
  • Digital modeling techniques (3D computer) (4 CFA)
  • Visual Arts latest trends (6 CFA)
  • Final test (4 CFA)


Job perspectives

sculptor, visual artist, environment artist

The outgoing professional figure is an artist consciously master of the sculpting expression techniques and entered in contact with the contemporary art dynamics and market. Besides having the possibility to participate to research projects and expositions in visual and public art sectors, the graduate, even thanks to the direct interaction with the institutional representative of “Art System”, will have the possibility to participate to the forecast exposition in art galleries, public spaces and museums, and to use his basic competences on the professional level to start managing the public and private clients, the relationship with the gallery owners and the collaboration for artistic groups projects.

Image Gallery

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