Accademia Europea di Firenze
The best way to learn Italian Language, Culture and the Arts in Florence

The Accademia Europea di Firenze is a School of Italian Arts, Language and Culture. Founded in 2005 as an Italian language school for foreigners, over time our school has expanded and transformed to now offer students courses of Italian art and culture, music and dance.
AEF also offers Certificate Programs in Voice & Opera, Drawing & Painting, Dance, and Italian Language & Culture, as well as Study Abroad Programs in collaboration with prestigious American Universities, intensive Summer and Winter Programs and Joint Academic Programs developed with universities from all over the world.
Deeply rooted in Italian history and culture, but compliant with European academic standards, our school is enhanced by our experiential learning approach and the top quality of our faculty, which contribute to the creation of an international community in the city of Renaissance and universal beauty.
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Course Type: Lab
Instruction Language: English
Examination Method: Painting
Contact Hours: 77 h
Independent Study: 56 h
Special Project/ Activities : 10 h
Total Work: 143 h
*190 AEF Academic Hours [ 1AEF Academic Hour = 45 minutes ]
Time: Meets two times per week; 2h45 each class
AEF building, via Cavour 37, Firenze


This course teaches the fundamentals of drawing. Lessons are both theoretical and workshops and are aimed to enrich the student’s perception, learn the language of images, create the artistic activity of a knowledge experience and self-knowledge, incorporate various disciplines of drawing as a basis for the exercise of their own creative expression, to encourage research and experimentation for the benefit of their projects.

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