An Artist’s Perspective
Develop your vision and translate it into art
The city of Venice tells a story. With this program, you’ll have a chance to develop your perspective and tell your own story. You’ll learn how to capture the city through the lens of a camera. You’ll make your own glass art, and you’ll be invited to meet and hear from local artists.
Imagine spending time in a city where you are surrounded by art and beauty. You’ll have the unique opportunity to see beyond the surface of this extraordinary city. You’ll make your own glass art and hear firsthand from local artisans about the intersection of business and art. You will develop your own vision and perspective, and learn how to tell your story. You’ll have time to explore and view the city through the lens of a camera. If you are itching to create something memorable, visit somewhere special.
Make a mask. Craft your own Italian glass tile. Tell your story through photography.
Meet with local artisans to learn the business behind the art.
Travel with a group of like-minded creative young people and make lifelong friends.
Reasons To Go
Storytelling and art are skills that will help you in life, college, and career – discover how to engage your audience.
Experience one of the most beautiful cities in the world and visit major attractions, such as St Mark's Basilica and the Grand Canal.
Develop invaluable project execution and design skills.
Skills (View Full List)
Developing your Perspective
Navigating a new citySkills for Life
“The everyday details such as a beautiful sunset helped me appreciate the world we live in and gave me a better understanding of how it functions.”
Daniela M., Colombia
Program At A Glance
An Artist’s Perspective
April 2, 2018 - April 11, 2018
Duration 9 days
Spring 2018 Early application Dec 15, 2017
Spring 2018 Final application Jan 26, 2018
- Day 1-2 Orientation and walking tour
- Day 3-5 Photography, mask making, meet local artist
- Day 6 Free day
- Day 7-8 Photography, glasswork, meet local artist
- Day 9-10 Free day and departure
SkillsPhotography, Mask Making, Independent Travel, Glass Art, Art Appreciation, Storytelling, Developing your Perspective, Self Discovery
Partners (Partial List)Ca'Macana, Orsoni
Fees include all in-program skills-training, local travel on programming days, lodging, breakfast & lunch on programming days, emergency medical and evacuation insurance.
Fees do not include airfare to and from program location, Venice, Italy; meals and local travel during free days.
Details & Schedule subject to change.