INTRODUCTION to the ART-DECO MOSAIC in Nice
Friday the 1st & Saturday the 2nd of May / Saturday 20th & Sunday 21st of June 2015
– Adaptation in Italian and English languages on request -for the guided tour, the language spoken will be the one of the majority- This course can also be organized at other times, upon request for a group of minimum 4 persons –
Two intense days around the local Art Deco architecture, a documentary on the Art Deco mosaic style and an art practice!
REALISATION: creation of a 40cm mosaic based on Art-Deco patterns, in ceramic tiles and smalts.
ON THE AGENDA:
|Friday – 10-12am guided tour in Nice + technique introduction and documentary – 12am-1pm lunch break – 1pm-5pm mosaic practice||Saturday – 10-12am mosaic practice – 12am-1pm lunch break – 1pm-5pm mosaic practice|
COST OF THE WORKSHOP: xxx euros (materials included) – Payment in advance by cheque, cash or by credit card online (please contact me) –
Register early at 06 64 29 19 31!
GUIDED TOUR around ART-DECO MOSAICS in Nice.
Discover a unique historical heritage in Nice! Discovery of the mosaic artist profession, illustrated by an itinerary around Art Deco mosaic ornamentation in Nice’s architecture, in the Musicians district and a documentary on 1930’s mosaics.
INTRODUCTION to the ART-DECO MOSAIC, inspired by the famous mosaic artist ‘Odorico’.
Highly ornamental, Odorico’s mosaics distinguish themselves through sparkling colours and geometrical shapes. Learn more about this decorative Art from the 30’s.