It is not possible to draw and reproduce an object unless one knows its Complete Form

The main function of studying the nude is to anatomically understand the harmony of bones and muscles that lie beneath the skin, so that the course teaches the student to appreciate the magic and dynamism of structures, shadows and colors.

The Depiction of Magic, Dynamism and Harmony

Only through an intense preparatory study and intense practice will drapery naturally and harmoniously rest on every part of the body. Only so can a "still" image appear dynamic and in motion. This course leads the student to be able to understand and reproduce all the emotions that a human body can express.

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Overview and Philosophy

...from a dark and materialistic period, the Accademia d'Arte dell'Arcimboldo purposes to concretely reawaken the student's innate talent, shaping it and leading him to the utmost degree of artistic perfection.

Art in the Renaissance

The period that unfolded in Florence from the second half of the XIV century until the XVI century, marking a veritable rebirth from a dark and materialistic past. This "rebirth" enjoyed an extraordinary diffusion and continuity. Not

From Classicism to Hyperrealism

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La Bottega dell’Arcimboldo

Florence Art Academy

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