This is why we picked “Senses” as a theme for our awareness campaign. Our films are stories of artists who complete their paintings up to their own standards for the first time.
1. Challenge film: Not a Nike commercial
It all begins with the challenge. To be able to succeed, one has to run a race against his own self, much like running a triathlon. Sometimes, to get something right, might mean physical testament and exertion. Muscles might hurt.
Our students are real people seeking inspiration and providing it. They are connected, they are on Instagram, they share, give and receive feedback. But what the work demands is, at critical points, to shut it all out.
For a big part of our study program we observe, calculate and recalculate. We need to remain vigilant, and try constantly to be precise when depicting the natural. Precision lies in the center of the realist painting philosophy. Instinct follows right after…
What does “Sense Your Creation” mean to you? Take part in our competition #SenseYourCreation, to win a workshop of your choice during 2017!
How to enter:
1. Upload as a photo on any social media platform: a piece you created which communicates the theme “Sense Your Creation”. It could be a piece that holds some emotional value to you, or something you did that marked your path as an artist.
2. Do not forget to include somewhere within the photo the words “Sense Your Creation”.
3. Hashtag #senseyourcreation when uploading your photo and direct your post to @florenceacademyofartswe