10 - 27 46 Ave, second floor, Long Island City NY 11101
Tel. (718) 937-1300
or (301) 681-6987
Drawing, Painting, Workshops. New York
Instructor Iliya Mirochnik
Bridgeview alumnus and Honors MFA Graduate, Repin Academy of Fine Arts, St. Petersburg, Russia. First place winner for his portrait in 2013 Portrait Society of America International Competition. Guest teacher at Florence Academy, LA Academy of Fine Arts, Ringling College of Art and Design and many other schools and academies across the world.
Long Portrait/Figure Drawing or Painting Intensive.
Tuition $400 plus modest model fee
to 12 students
The focus of this course is to learn to draw the human form. In order to produce a good drawing, it is important for an artist to really know what exactly they are drawing as opposed to just copying the surface. During the figure drawing intensive in the style of the Russian Academy of Arts, we will study the human form as a set of interconnected anatomical elements. This knowledge will allow the students to depend less on the model and focus more on creating strong and dynamic compositions. The class will consist of long poses contunuing through many sessions and short gestural drawings. Iliya Mirochnik will be giving portrait and figure drawing demonstrations.
Week Long Portrait/Figure Painting Intensive Workshop.
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday 9.30 am - 2.30 pm and Tuesday 2 - 6 pm
Limited to 12 students
The focus of this course is to learn to portray the human form using any media of your choice. In order to produce a good drawing or painting, it is important for an artist to really know what exactly they are drawing as opposed to just copying the surface. During this intensive workshop in the style of the Russian Academy of Arts, we will study the human form as an inspiring subject for any artist. While still focusing on the fundamentals like anatomy, proportions, color (in painting) students the class will also discuss what makes a successful portrait painting. How to achieve likeness and portray the unique character of the model and at the same time make a strong artistic piece. Iliya Mirochnik will be giving portrait demonstrations.