One Way Trip to Composing Sculpture

Instructor
Simon Kogan
Course Meets
04/03/2017 - 04/07/2017 9:00AM - 4:00PM on Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri
Tuition
$650 + $50 Model Fee/ 5 days
Studio Support Donation
Optional
About Studio Support Donation
By fundraising the School underwrites each adult student on average of $200 per workshop. We rely on the generosity of our donors to help support the School and many have done so by paying it as a donation. Thank you for your generosity. When you sign up for a workshop, there are two fields listed. The “Tuition Price” alone or an added donation: “Studio Support Donation.” “Studio Support Donation” is a tax-deductible donation to the School.
Skill Level
All levels
Medium
Sculpture
Supply List
Kogan - Workshop Materials

Composition is often mistaken for design. Designing is thoughtfully organizing placement- it requires an experienced, educated, intelligent eye, taste and certain elegance.  Composing is none of the above. It’s transcending the raw experience and observation, living it all again in a new, unknown form. Composing is a much more carnal, visceral, unruly process, whereas design is much more planned, logical and ruled. Making the block of clay exude emotions is composing – that is the art of sculpting. The workshop will focus on observing the model and sculpting what students have not seen before. Simon will teach students how to breathe emotions into the clay and how to truly experience sculpting.

Kogan (Sculpture) - Catalog

Simon Kogan