Friday, April 25, 2014

"Examining the Russian Academic Tradition" Panel Discussion

The GCA will host "Examining the Russian Academic Tradition", a panel discussion focused on the methods and philosophy of Russian Academic art and the teachings of the Repin Academy in St. Petersburg. The panelists are:

James Sondow: A New Yorker by birth, Sondow traveled to the Repin Academy, becoming the first American to attend the sculpture program in 15 years. He studied at Repin for 5 years before returning to New York City, where he now resides.

Iliya Mirochnik: Born and raised in New York City, Iliya also sought out training at the Repin Academy, where he studied drawing and painting for 7 years, receiving his Masters in Fine Art. He now resides in New York City.

Jacob Collins: New York City artist and founder of Grand Central Academy

Please join us this Wednesday, April 30th, from 5:30 to 6:30 PM at the Grand Central Academy on 20 W 44th St.  
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1 comment:

anna youngers said...

Oh, I wish I could be there! I don't live in NYC but am very interested in the subject. Is there going to be a recording or a transcript available? Thanks, Anna