ALEX OLIVER BIO:
Alex Oliver was born in Fortaleza City, Ceara State, Brazil. He is a passionate sculptor and designer with extensive knowledge in Human Anatomy, and is world renowned as an artist and teacher. Over the years, Alex has dedicated himself to sculpture and fine arts in a constant search for improvement in his work. Alex’s past work includes work as a Character Modeler at Blizzard Entertainment in Irvine, CA. He has additionally worked on projects for National Geographic Channel and Discovery Channel. Alex has used his extensive knowledge of traditional and digital sculpting as an invited beta tester for Pixologic’s ZBrush, the film industry’s standard digital sculpting software, for three consecutive years. Alex has additionally taught Traditional + Digital Sculpture for five years at the Melies School of Film, 3D, and Animation in Sao Paulo, Brazil, where his work has been highly influential. Currently Alex is dedicated to his own studio and teaches Workshops in Fortaleza, Brazil and abroad.
Alex Oliver’s Website: http://www.alexoliver.com.br/
ALEX OLIVER WORKSHOP INFORMATION:
During this intensive workshop, based partly on study from the live model, Alex will discuss the importance of having a strong background in traditional art for lending greater realism and expression to traditional sculpting and character creation. Alex will first guide students in creating a drawing for their traditional character sculptures, and then guide them through the process of sculpting their designs. From Drawing to Sculpture, this Workshop will demonstrate the main points to be considered for creating greater realism in Traditional Character Sculpture. Participants will both Draw and Sculpt traditionally during the creation process.
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$550 For ALL 4 DAYS! - Payment may be made in cash or via our Enrollment page using credit card or check.
*Please note - the cost is $175 per day for those who can attend for less than 4 Days. Please see the following cost breakdown:
1 Day = $175
2 Days = $350
3 Days = $525
Pay for all 4 Days at Once = $550
*Please Note: Materials are not included, and must be supplied by the student. We cannot offer refunds for non-attendance; we do offer course credit. Please contact us for a complete Materials List.
SPACE IS LIMITED! HURRY TO RESERVE YOUR SPACE! Enrollment is first come, first served!
DEADLINE FOR ENROLLMENT:
Monday, July 2, 2012 (*Registration past the deadline requires a $25 late fee)
Maximum Number of Participants: 20
*Please Contact Korpus prior to making payment to ensure that there is space in the Workshop for Enrollment, as space is limited.
Payment may be made online by PayPal (Preferred) on our Enrollment page or with Cash or Check. Register early to reserve your space! Your payment ensures your registration. Space is limited to about 20 participants, so sign up early!
Make payment online via PayPal using credit card or check on our Enrollment page here:
If you prefer to send us a check, please see below:
Checks are payable / deliverable to:
Korpus School of Art + Gallery
1300 Factory Place, Unit 308
Los Angeles, CA 90013
To hand deliver your payment, please call to make an appointment. Otherwise, please mail your payment to the address above.
Street Parking is Free in front of the 1300 building. Please look for street parking before gated lot parking.
Please Note: When gated lot parking is available, gated lot parking is $10 CASH ONLY per space, subject to availability.
REQUIRED MATERIALS: YES, Please contact us for more info.
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