The development of the designed, tinted colored print outs, the evolution of aptitudes and the supervision of the visual arts that are exercised in the techniques of engraving and printing. The deepening of the aptitude, on the one hand, to have a dialogue with the theory of History, the aesthetics of art and, on the other hand, to master a dialogue with the contemporary art. The development of more extended in implementation morph-plastic procedures, that are characterized by the identity- giving results in the art discourse of the students. The enrichment of the substantial discourse between teacher – students and the cultivation of the spirit of free search for the conquest from their behalf of the quality, polymorphism and the variety of their aesthetic directions.
Course Content (Syllabus)
Through programmed workshop exercises from observation or from memory, its aimed the deepening of the techniques of etching (etching techniques - Aquatinta), drypoint (on cooper, metal or Plexiglas) and also the usage of the different materials, from which the matrixes( plates) derive, having as a goal the final synthesis of the visual image, implementing the aesthetics of black- white and color during the print out.
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
o Βιβλίο:, Τεχνη και Οπτική Αντίληψη, Rudolf Arnheim ΘΕΜΕΛΙΟ, 2005 Αθήνα
o Βιβλίο: Μοιάζει με άνθρωπος;, Θανάσης Μουτσόπουλος, FUTURA, 1997, Αθήνα