Posted on :
24 Jun, 2016
24 Jun, 2016
The Spier Arts Academy, which offers employment-based training in professional mosaic, is recruiting apprentices for its 2017 intake.
This one-of-a-kind programme is geared towards equipping apprentices with the necessary skills, work experiences and industry connections to run their own creative enterprises after graduation.
A bursary is offered to all accepted applicants.
For more information please join us at our open days 29th or 30th July 2016.
Specialist training by expert tutors
This specialist art form is taught by experts in the field:
The mosaic studio is headed up by former Masters Graduates from the renowned Scuola Mosaicisti del Friuli in Italy.
The course includes tuition in drawing, art history, applied theory and business skills.
Because training is employment-based, apprentices gain invaluable industry experience working on real-world projects – working against production deadlines, collaborating with high calibre artists and learning professional art practices by association.
Apprentices are also exposed to the local art and culture scene, via excursions to art studios, galleries, museums and the art library.
The ultimate excursion takes the form of a cultural tour of Europe – awarded to third year apprentices who perform consistently well
About Spier Arts Academy
Under the direction of Yellowwoods Art, the Academy has produced architectural-scale mosaic artworks to critical acclaim; to date winning two BASA Awards and the BAMM Award in the UK. The Spier Arts Academy is also an official project of World Design Capital Cape Town 2014.
Application forms are available via http://www.yellowwoodsart.co.za/spier-arts-academy/ and can be returned by email, fax, post or hand delivered.
The application deadline is 2nd September 2016.
For more information, please contact:
Melissa Stemmers, Human Resources Officer
25 Commercial Street
Contact:021 465 9029
HOW TO APPLY
Click Here to www.spierartsacademy.co.za