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Workshop “Soft Landart” - experimental design with plant materials

We have the great pleasure to invite you to our workshop in Italy, April 2019

The workshop is for everyone who are interested in plant materials and land art, and  want to work  in a beautiful and exotic landscape while creating and exploring opportunities with plant materials. The theme for the workshop is “Soft Landart/installation”. There will be a theme introduction about the possibilities followed by practical work in the landscape.


For: Anyone interested in plant materials and land art

Time: 24.-28 April 2019 (We start the workshop in Arma de Taggia, Wednesday April 24th at approx 20:00 and finish Sunday April 28th at approx 22:00)

Place: Arma di Taggia, San Remo, Italy

Price: Euro 210 /NOK 1900,-

Mentors: Runi Kristoffersen and Siv Engen Heimdahl

Application: Applicationform

Last date for application is 1st of April

Program:

24.04    Arrival day   We meet in Arma de Taggia 8am  
25.04  Hanbury  Practical work in Botanic garden  
26.04  Hanbury  Practical work in Botanic garden  
27.04  Badaluccoo  Practical work in the olive farm  
28.04  Arma de Taggia

Practical work at the beach,
Visit Bussana vecchia
Continue practical work till 7am.
Farewell dinner at 8am 

 www.bussanavecchia.com
29.04  Departure  Departure day  


Key words: 

  • Intro Soft land Art/ installation
  • Trip to a Botanical garden
  • Trip to a beautifull small city called Badalucco, to work in the olivegrows
  • Trip to a small artist and handicraft place Bussana vecchia in the highlands behind Arma de Taggia
  • Practical work outdoors
  • Cooperate and share knowledge
  • Exploration, play and creativity

Place to stay: We suggest to stay at Hotel Lucerna (http://www.albergolucerna.it/)

Please book the room directly to the hotel or to an other hotel in the area.
(Day for arrival 24th of April and day for departure 29th of April)

Travel: We suggest to go by plane to Nice and travel further to Arma de taggia by train. 

Mentors for the workshop are Runi Kristoffersen and Siv Engen Heimdahl. They are both versatile florist and artist, with a curious and playful approach to floral art. They have both a lot of experience with how to create and experiment with plant materials. During the workshop, you will get an insight into soft Landart, the qualities and possibilities of plant materials, and different ways to use it. You will get the opportunity to test out different techniques on plant materials and to create different aesthetic expression.

 

Photo: Siv Engen Heimdahl

 

Oppdatert 10.10.2018