- Cost: 270€ per person
- Duration: 5 days /2 hours
- Capacity: 75 persons
- Location: School of Fine Arts, National Metsovion Polytechnion
Live in Athens the capital city of Greece, a modern, safe and lively European city. Its history goes back to 3,200 B.C. Athens had been the Centre of Knowledge, Philosophy and Arts (music, dance, sculpture, ancient drama, architecture, poetry) and the birthplace of Democracy. It is the city where Socrates, Plato, Phidias, Terpander, Pericles and Goddess Athena have lived. The Parthenon, one of the most famous architectural wonders of the world sticks out in the center of the city on the Acropolis rock.
Love the Art of Painting in Athens, experience the magic of painting and learn about great Greek painters. Painting is one of the Fine Arts. It is the art of production or representation of a real or fictitious picture, using natural or digital means. It is the expression of the human creativity and imagination. Greece is one of the first countries in which the art of painting was developed and many Greek painters became known worldwide for their remarkable works of art, such as Dominicos Theotokopoulos, Nikolaos Gizis, Nikiforos Lytras, Constantine Parthenis etc.
Be part of LART if you wish to experience the magic of painting, to learn about the history of the art of painting in Greece and to perk a Greek painting of your choice, sign up for the educational programs of learning how to paint with the valuable assistance of students and teachers of the Supreme School of Fine Arts. The aim of these educational programs is the acquisition of the necessary theoretical and practical knowledge in relation to the visual arts in Greece during the artistic period of your preference, as well as creation.
Learn about the history, the painters, the different styles, the materials, the aesthetics of a specific cultural period, and live as if you were a painter yourself! The materials and the proper equipment needed are included in the package cost.
Look for museums and galleries which you can visit and some small shops in the center of Athens, at which you will enjoy your evening coffee! Well known museums: National Museum of Modern Art, the National Gallery and the National Museum of Cycladic Art.