Programmes

Head of Department: Catarina Silva
Standard three-year program. Option of further development by application to Individual Project, Advanced Course in Visual Arts, or other.
Through practice, students will gain a technical knowledge of Jewellery-making in its various expressions, both traditional and contemporary.
This experience is accompanied by an indispensable reflection on the history and evolution of this ancestral form of expression.
Students are encouraged to develop a personal artistic language, as a result of the group’s and their own individual questioning about the symbolic dimensions of Jewellery and the value attributed to the jewel in the contemporary art panorama.

Teachers: Ana Margarida Carvalho, Catarina Silva, Marília Maria Mira, Marta Costa Reis, Teresa Milheiro, Madalena Parreira e convidados (Manuel Vilhena, Carla Castiajo e Patrícia Domingues)


Monitors: Monitores: Sónia Brum e Rui Silva

Dates 08 Oct 2018 to 21 Jun 2019
Duration Annual
Location Novo Ar.Co – Xabregas, Lisboa

Fee 10 x 210€ + 150€ (Enrolment) + 4,50€ (Insurance)

Admission No requirements. By order of enrolment. The possibility of entering the course after its commencement will be considered only exceptionally and implies a selective interview with the head of department.

Disciplines

Notes The possibility of entering the course after its commencement will be considered only exceptionally and implies a selective interview with the head of department.

Dates 08 Oct 2018 to 21 Jun 2019
Duration Annual
Location Novo Ar.Co – Xabregas, Lisboa

Fee 10 x 210€ + 150€ (Enrolment) + 4,50€ (Insurance)

Admission Jewellery 1 or equivalent training. Portfolio presentation. Interview.

Disciplines

Dates 08 Oct 2018 to 21 Jun 2019
Duration Annual
Location Novo Ar.Co – Xabregas, Lisboa

Fee 10 x 210€ + 150€ (Insc) + 4,50€ (Seg)

Admission Jewellery 1 or equivalent training. Portfolio presentation. Interview.

Disciplines

Notes At the end of Jewellery 3 the Certificate for the Plan of Basic Studies in Jewellery is issued. Option of further development through application to Individual Project, Advanced Course in Visual Arts, or other.

Date 23 Oct to 18 Dec 2018
Location Novo Ar.Co – Xabregas
Number of hours 18 horas

Price 112,50€ + 11,25€ (Enrolment) + 2,50€ (Insurance)

Schedule Tuesdays from 17h00 to 19h00

Type occasional

Program A class course that critically addresses key issues in the history of jewellery across diverse epochs and cultures, seeking to establish connections with the artistic practice of contemporary jewellery.

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Date 05 Nov to 19 Dez 2018
Location Novo Ar.Co – Xabregas
Number of hours 42 hours

Price 262,50€ + 26,25€ (Enrolment) + 2,50€ (Insurance)

Schedule Mondays and Wednesdays 10h to 13h

Type occasional

Program
Introduction to enameling techniques on copper. Students will learn to enamel and counter-enamel flat, concave and convex surfaces and will be introduced to the techniques of cloisonné and champlevé.
Tests will be made for each of the techniques, and in the end each student will draw a brooch with one or more of the techniques developed during the course.

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Date 08 Oct 2018 to 06 Feb 2019
Location Novo Ar.Co – Xabregas
Number of hours 66 hours

Price 4 x 125€+ 60€ (Enrolm) + 2,50€ (Ins)

Admission No requirements. Informative interview.

Schedule Mondays and Wednesdays from 20h00 to 22h00

Type semestrial

Program Approaching Jewellery both through theory and practice. Training emphasizes the learning of basic jewellery techniques, such as sawing, grinding and welding, in the context of specific creative exercises. Exploring contents, forms and materials.

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Notes The Jewellery Evening/Night Course encourages students to learn the basic jewellery techniques through research and the experimentation and handling of new materials. The formation of a personal and critical perspective is developed in the context of the creative exercises presented all throughout the school year.

Date 09 Oct 2018 to 18 Jun 2019
Location Novo Ar.Co – Xabregas
Number of hours 186 hours

Price 10 x 160€ + 120€; (Enrolment) + 4,50€ (Insurance)

Admission Jewelery Night Course II

Schedule Tuesdays and Thursdays from 19h00 to 22h00

Type annual

Program Developing previously acquired skills, this year constitutes an important stage of experimentation and aims at the development of personal work that is anchored in present-day practice and knowledge. Training of new specialized techniques and perfecting those techniques already acquired.

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Date 09 Oct 2018 to 18 Jun 2019
Location Novo Ar.Co – Xabregas
Number of hours 186 hours

Price 10 x 160€ + 120€; (Enrolment) + 4,50€ (Insurance)

Admission Jewellery Night Course I

Schedule Tuesday and Thursdays 19h0 to 22h00

Type annual

Program Developing the skills acquired in the previous year. Emphasis on the technical training necessary for the completion of the creative exercises. Thematic research and exploration of less conventional materials.

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Date 18 Feb to 19 Jun 2019
Location Novo Ar.Co – Xabregas
Number of hours 62 hours

Price 4 x 125€+ 60€ (Enrolm) + 2,50€ (Ins)

Admission No requirements. Informative interview.

Schedule Mondays and Wednesdays from 20h00 to 22h00

Type semestrial

Program Approaching Jewellery both through theory and practice. Training emphasizes the learning of basic jewellery techniques, such as sawing, grinding and welding, in the context of specific creative exercises. Exploring contents, forms and materials.

Teachers

Notes The Jewellery Evening/Night Course encourages students to learn the basic jewellery techniques through research and the experimentation and handling of new materials. The formation of a personal and critical perspective is developed in the context of the creative exercises presented all throughout the school year.

Date 19, 26 janeiro 2, 9 fevereiro 2019
Location Novo Ar.Co – Xabregas
Number of hours 12 horas

Price 125€ + 0,75€ (seguro escolar)

Schedule Saturdays from 10h00 to 13h00

Type occasional

Program
Introduction to the Foldforming technique with simple, multiple, overlapping, symmetrical, laminated and creased bending exercises through forging.
Participants will develop one piece by applying one or more of the techniques taught in the workshop

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Date 22 to 29 de Apr 2019
Location Novo Ar.Co – Xabregas, Lisboa
Number of hours 9 hours

Price 50€ + 5€ (Enrolment) + 0,75€ (Insurance)

Schedule Mondays and Wednesdays 20h to 22hh

Type occasional

Program
Introduction to the Delft clay casting technique using molds already made and/or carved by the participants. Casting with silver or in silver with stones.
At the end of the workshop students will have two pieces made by them with the different possible applications of this technique.

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Date 25 Maio a 15 Junho 2019
Location Novo Ar.Co – Xabregas
Number of hours 12 hours

Price 110,00€ + 0,75€ (seg.)

Schedule Sábados das 10h às 13h

Type occasional

Program Participants will be challenged to transform and combine acrylic plates in order to create their own jewels. One or more pieces will be produced by each participant using various techniques: sawing, piercing, sculpting, sanding, polishing, coloring, gluing, folding.

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