Russian Academic Drawing: Portrait & Figure

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Russian Academic Drawing: Portrait & Figure

Published on April 23, 2019

The ARC ApprovedSM; Princeton Academy of Art will be holding a week long Russian Academic Drawing Workshop focusing on portrait and figure from May 6-10, 2019.

ARC Living Master™; Gilberto Geraldo is a Brazilian born artist who has studied at both the V.A. Surikov Institute in Moscow and the I.E. Repin State Institute of Painting, Sculpture and Architecture in St. Petersburg, Russia. He currently lives and works in St. Petersburg, but has been traveling internationally to instruct workshops.

This workshop will provide students with a focused immersion into human anatomy, perspective, and tactile approaches to analyzing form. With emphasis on skeletal/muscle structure, overall proportions, gesture and atmosphere, students will learn both technical and expressive approaches to life drawing. From May 6th - 7th the focus will be on portraiture and May 8th - 10th figurative drawing will be taught.

For more information, please call +1(609)454-3721 or email