WHEN: 2016 JULY 8-10
WHERE: VENICE, ARTIsm3160 a San Marco 3160, Venezia
Does calligraphy have a role in contemporary graphic design?
- History and evolution of scripts, calligraphy, lettering and the main calligraphic scripts.
- Let's write using historical scripts and modern tools.
- My work with calligraphy.
- Calligraphy+image: project of a book of art or a travel book.
- Introduction to logo design.
HOW LONG IS THE WORKSHOP: 2 days and half.
HOURS: Friday 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.,
Saturday and Sunday 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 2p-m- to 6 p.m.
This workshop is calligraphy and image based.
Artists and calligraphers are welcome
You must register by 30 June with a deposit of 80.00 € and request a reservation for accommodation
EXHIBITION: "Quaderni di viaggio / Travel books" - Chen Li will exhibit latest artworks and books of art in the space ARTIsm3160 in San Marco during the workshop and until September 4th
You may book an accomodation on a boat at Giudecca in Venice near the San Marco 3160, and if you have time you can visit Venice and the Venice Biennale with many contemporary art events
WHEN: 2016 April 2-3
WHERE: TURIN, CORTILE DEL MAGLIO, VIA ANDREIS 18 INT. 18/E
Uncial is an interesting simple style for beginners. Dated 3rd-8th century A.D. its rounded form can be very ancient and satisfying, but if you are curious, you can try the new ways to make it contemporary using unusual tools.
Aquarius Ceramica contemporanea
Cortile del maglio, via Vittorio Andreis 18 int. 18/E, bottega 8
Italy, Turin, 2015 July 11-12
Calligraphy and ceramic workshop with Chen Li and Maria Teresa Frizzarin;
beginners and experienced are welcome
INFO: chenli et chenli.it; mtfrizzarin et libero.it
You may contact Chen Li for calligraphic workshops for primary school children, graphic design schools and fine arts schools.
Chen Li learned calligraphy working together with many calligraphy masters from all over the world.
She attended Polytechnic University of Turin (printing and printing techniques), graduated in 1998.
She started teaching calligraphy since 1995 in calligraphic association Dal segno alla scrittura in Turin, Italy.
She worked as a teacher at IED Turin and at International school of graphic in Venice.
Recently she devoted herself to teaching of calligraphy to primary school children.
Chen Li continue to teach contemporary calligraphy to adults once per year.