Architecture: the Art of Seeing

Date

From 13 February 2016 to 24 April 2016

Schedule

First block: Sundays, 13:30–15:00; February 21 through April 24, 2016 Second block: Saturdays, 11:30–13:00; February 13 through April 16, 2016

Place

Garage Education Center
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DESCRIPTION

The “Art of Seeing” family course is both an overview of architectural history and an exercise in spatial reasoning.

The theory part covers the evolution of architectural styles and forms, while the project work is designed to enhance participants’ perception of space and understanding of architectural proportions, silhouettes, and composition.

Course Format: 20 classes in two blocks: the first block (10 classes) takes place February through April; the second block (10 classes) takes place September through December. Participants may subscribe to either segment; however, it is recommended to start with the first block.

ABOUT THE COURSE INSTRUCTOR

Anastasia Golovina is an architect, teacher, and artist. Golovina graduated from Moscow Institute of Architecture in 2002 and has worked as Architect at Central Research and Restoration Project Workshop. In 2008–2009 Golovina was a faculty member at Moscow Institute of Architecture’s School of Architectural Development. Golovina’s artworks and architectural projects are available at www.noarov.ru/golovina.

Ekaterina Uzbasheva is a teacher and curator with a degree from Moscow Institute of Architecture. She curated and participated in a series of architectural exhibitions and projects, including Museum of Design (2010), Facelift (2010), Sretenka Design Week (2011), Mosgorpark (2012), and Micro House Festival at Muzeon Park of Arts (2013). Uzvasheva gave lectures and workshops at Moscow Central House of Architects as part of The Architectural Alternative project. Ekaterina Uzbasheva’s works are available at www.yuzbashev.ru/yuzbashev.html.

schedule

FIRST BLOCK

Sundays, 11:30–13:00; February 21 through April 24, 2016

February 21, Sundays

11:30–13:00  Garage Education Center

What is architecture

February 28, Sunday

11:30–13:00  Garage Education Center

Function

March 6, Sunday

11:30–13:00  Garage Education Center

Solid

March 13, Sunday

11:30–13:00  Garage Education Center

Beauty

March 20, Sunday

11:30–13:00  Garage Education Center

Tectonics

March 27, Sunday

11:30–13:00  Garage Education Center

The architecture of ancient civilizations

April 3, Sundays

11:30–13:00  Garage Education Center

The Architecture of Ancient Greece

April 10, Sundays

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11:30–13:00  Garage Education Center

The Architecture of Ancient Rome

April 17, Sundays

11:30–13:00  Garage Education Center

Byzantine architecture

April 24, Sundays

11:30–13:00  Garage Education Center

Romanesque and Gothic architecture

SECOND BLOCK

Saturdays, 14:00–15:30; February 13 through April 16, 2016 

tickets

Class Format: 40 min theory + 50 min practice
Class Size: 15 children + parents
Price per Segment: one child – 9,500 rubles;
One child + one adult – 11,000 rubles; one child + two adults – 13,000 rubles;

10% off for subscribers to the complete course (20 classes).

If you would like to attend the new season's courses, please e-mail us at edu.center@garagemca.org or call +7 495 645 05 20

 

10% discount on education events for GARAGE members