REDEFINING PERCEPTION IN A 3D ENVIRONMENT
Students who join this course will master the art of creation through practical work. The various drawing techniques and methods you will learn as part of this course will help you unlock your full potential as a drawing artist, which is an indispensable tool for anyone who wishes to build a career in the design industry.
About the course
In this course, you will acquire practical drawing skills as well as learn to understand various drawing techniques and recognize the key factors that define perception. You will learn how to apply theoretical knowledge about different elements of visual culture in practice and improve your analytical thinking in drawing. In order to unlock your full potential as a drawing artist and to help you build a career in the field of design, this course will teach you how to understand, analyze and define all drawing procedures, with special emphasis on developing your personal interests through practical work.
All practical work in the course is based on an innovative mix of traditional techniques and the latest digital technology. In this course, you will be developing your projects using graphic tablets for 3D modelling as well as pen and paper. The drawing techniques that you will be mastering include the creation of forms, motifs and artefacts based on 3D modelling systems. Special emphasis will be placed on tonal drawings and color.
As part of the coursework, you will have the chance to develop motifs in drawings based on your personal preferences. You will then proceed to re-create the chosen motifs as forms made from various materials, tonal and color characterizes.
The prerequisite for enrolling in this course is to submit your art portfolio.
Submit your portfolio to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Martina Zelenika, MFA is an ultra-contemporary interdisciplinary artist who uses innovative and alchemic approach for the creation of her artwork. She gradauted from the Academy of Fine Arts, University of Zagreb in 2001 and received a Master’s degree in 2006 in the field of Video and New Media from the Academy of Fine Arts and Design, University of Ljubljana. In her work, Martina combines traditional techniques and state-of-the-art digital technologies. The main motive and theme of her artistic work is freedom in the era of posthumanism. Although she prefers traditional drawing, she also uses sonification of different kinds of data and images.
Martina is the author of highly-produced artwork created by using time-based media. She developed a unique technique of meditative drawing called Meta Signal Sonar System (2017) which remains present in further development of her artwork. Her independent work includes graphic design and visual communication for various clients with the emphasis on culture, art, ecology and education.
CROATIAN LANGUAGE & CULTURE
INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS WHO APPLY FOR THIS COURSE CAN TAKE OUR ADDITIONAL CROATIAN LANGUAGE AND CULTURE COURSE FOR FREE AND EARN EXTRA 4 ECTS POINTS
The Croatian Language and Culture course will help you learn the very basics of Croatian and offer an excellent insight into Croatian culture. You will learn to read and write some of the most important Croatian words, as well as learn key conversational phrases. You will also learn tidbits about famous Croatians and Croatian history, geography, cuisine and more.
Don’t let Croatian catch you by surprise. Expect the unexpected!