The First year of painting is centered on still life. The student acquires a basic knowledge of painting techniques, correct image reading and conscious management of materials and their possible interaction, by re-proposing different objects from life.
This path allows achievement of effective tonal and chromatic image management.
Image geometrical and spatial decoding.
Knowledge of oil and non-oil painting techniques in their main performing dynamics.
Handling of pictorial materials and possible interactions.
Comprehension of image tonal and chromatic values.
Re-proposition of still life based on acquired skills.
Methods of evaluation
The final exam focuses on evaluation of works done by the student during the course and on a practical exam consisting in realization of a still life from life.
Philip Ball – Colore – Una biografia – edizioni BUR
Mauro Matteini, Arcangelo Moles – La chimica nel restauro – I materiali dell’arte pittorica – Nardini Editore
Maria Bazzi – ABECEDARIO PITTORICO – Neri Pozza Editore