Studio Institute is seeking students to spend 6 weeks in Venice, Italy this summer working at the United States Venice Biennial Pavilion interpreting the work of renowned sculptor Martin Puryear. 

Students interested in this opportunity must be available during their Spring Break to spend time at Martin Puryear's studio in Upstate NY, and subsequently spend June-August in Italy and New York City. Students must have conversational fluency in a Romance Language (preferrably Italian), and/or the desire to learn introductory Italian. 

Application materials include:

One page statement detailing what you hope to learn from this incredible experience

Copy of a research paper you've previously written, preferably on art history or cultural studies. 



Copy of your FAFSA proving EFC below $10,000

Spring, and Summer break dates

Current Employment status

Studio Intensives 2018

Portfolio Development: Saturdays 9:30- 3:00pm, | 6 week workshop

Portfolio Development is a focused course for artists in grades 10-12 who are interested in the art school application process. Students will focus on representational drawing and learn new techniques that will diversify and strengthen your portfolio.

You must be able to attend the following dates:

Class dates:  10/06, 10/13, 10/27, 11/6 (Tues) 11/17

Location: 75 West End Ave, New York, NY 10023

National Portfolio Day: 11/12

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