Programmes

Head of Department: Pedro Tropa

Standard two-year program, dedicated to the learning and development of technical and creative skills in photography. The photographic camera; shooting; black and white Lab work; digital photography; lighting; color in photography; alternative analog techniques and processes; History of photography and Projects. Progressive and personalized attention is given to the participants’ work with a special emphasis on the development of authorial and artistic projects.
Further development by applying to Advanced Course in Photography (2 years) and/or Advanced Course in Visual Arts and/or Individual Project.

Staff: António Rebolo, Gonçalo Salema, José Soudo, João Paulo Serafim, Arlinda Lopes, Daniel Malhão, Isabel Afonso, Helena Gonçalves, Pedro Tropa and guest teachers.

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

Fee 10 x 208€ + 150€ (Insc) + 4,50€ (Seg)

Admission No requirements. By order of enrolment. Máx.20 pax.

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

Fee 10 x 208 € + 150€ (Insc) + 4,50€ (Seg)

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

Disciplines

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Date TBC
Location Novo Ar.Co – Xabregas, Lisboa
Number of hours 45 hours

Price 190€ + 19€ (Insc) + 2,50 (Seg)

Type occasional

Program Reinventing editorial modes through various types of publications: books, field diaries, folding leaflets, postcards, etc. Students will take their work into the universe of editing and publishing, creating their own modes of sequencing and serializing. Exploring the various materials and techniques through folding, collage and the cutting and mounting of paper, experimenting with different types of layout, construction and binding.

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Date 10 Oct 2018 to 27 Mar 2019
Location Novo Ar.Co – Xabregas, Lisboa
Number of hours 69 hours

Price 655€ + 65,50€ (Enrolment) + 2,50 (Insurance)

Schedule Wednesdays from 10h00 to 13h00

Type semestrial

Program Practical lab training for post-production of digital images in Photoshop environment. Image treatment for printing in fine art papers; color management and color profiles for web and multimedia, offset and chromogenic color printing. Practical exercises of digital control and manipulation. Applying digital resources to the participant’s photographic vocabulary.

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Date 12 Out 2018 a 21 Jun 2019
Location Novo Ar.Co – Xabregas, Lisboa
Number of hours 1 shift - 3 horas

Price 1 session: 5€; 2 sessions 8€; Ex-alunos e alunos do Ar.Co: 1 turno:2€; 2 turnos 3€;

Schedule Fridays from 14h to 17h or 18h to 21h

Type occasional

Program Opens on Fridays and accepts participants from outside the school who have sufficient technical knowledge of photography. An Assistant Teacher from the department, responsible for the Lab, is available to accompany the work.

Date 08 Nov 2018 to 03 Jan 2019
Location Novo Ar.Co – Xabregas, Lisboa
Number of hours 24 hours

Price 230€ + 23€ (Enrolment) + 2,50 (Insurance)

Schedule Thursday from 19h00 to 20h00

Type occasional

Program Practice, invention and conception of the structures of photographic works and projects. Outlining the ways in which groups and series can be thought. Repetition in photographic language. What secrets lie behind the photographic structures? Practical exercises and discussion of case studies.

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Date 22 Feb to 21 Jun 2019
Location Novo Ar.Co – Xabregas, Lisboa
Number of hours 51 hours

Price 485€ + 48,50€ (Enrolment) + 2,50 (Insurance)

Schedule Fridays from 10h00 to 13h00

Type semestrial

Program Digital Lab 1 provides the knowledge of the techniques of shooting and post-production of digital images in parallel with the study of analog photography, on the basis of the analogies and common principles of these two technologies. Preparing the digital camera for shooting. Use and optimization of menus and presets. Managing and processing the different types of files for post-production in Photoshop. This course precedes Digital Lab II.

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Date 01 Apr to 17 Jun 2019
Location Novo Ar.Co – Xabregas, Lisboa
Number of hours 30 hours

Price 285€ + 28,50€ (Enrolment) + 2,50 (Insurance)

Schedule Monday from 10h00 to 13h00

Type occasional

Program Alternative Processes II deals with more demanding techniques of photographic printing, such as salted paper and glass negatives departing from the collodion positive process (ambrotypes). These printing techniques have a strong expressive, technological and experimental component, essential for the study of the different ways of photography making.

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Date 17, 19 & 21 Jun 2019
Location Quinta de São Miguel, Almada
Number of hours 15 hours

Price 105€ + 10,50€ (Insc) + 2,50 (Seg)

Schedule Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 10h30 to 13h00 and 14h00 to16h30

Type occasional

Program Introduction to the photographic reproduction of art works in studio environment, namely in what concerns lighting techniques. Approaching some editing and image treatment techniques. By the end of the workshop participants will have built a digital portfolio of their own selected works.

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Head of Department: Pedro Tropa

Standard two-year evening program dedicated to the learning and development of technical and creative skills in photography. The Evening Course is formed by a sequence of intensive technical and thematic workshops that will act as the framework of the participants’ practice and production. Progressive and personalized attention is given to the individual work, with a special emphasis on the development of authorial and artistic projects.
Further development by applying to Advanced Course in Photography (2 years) and/or Advanced Course in Visual Arts and/or Individual Project.

Staff: António Rebolo, Gonçalo Salema, José Soudo, João Paulo Serafim, Arlinda Lopes, Daniel Malhão, Isabel Afonso (Monitor), Helena Gonçalves, Pedro Tropa and guest teachers.

Dates 08 Oct 2017 to 22 Jun 2018
Duration Anual
Location Novo Ar.Co – Xabregas, Lisboa

Fee 10 x 208€ + 150€ (Insc) + 4,50€ (Seg)

Admission No requirements. By order of enrolment. Máx.20 pax.

Disciplines

Attachments schedule

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

Fee 10 x 208€ + 150€ (Enrolment) + 4,50€ (Insurance)

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

Disciplines

Date 08 Oct 2018 to 25 Mar 2019
Location Novo Ar.Co – Xabregas, Lisboa
Number of hours 63 hours

Price 595€ + 59,50€ (Enrolment) + 2,50 (Insurance)

Admission Interview

Schedule Mondays from 18h00 to 21h00

Type occasional

Program Practical lab training for post-production of digital images in Photoshop environment. Image treatment for printing in fine art papers; color management and color profiles for web and multimedia, offset and chromogenic color printing. Practical exercises of digital control and manipulation. Applying digital resources to the participant’s photographic vocabulary.

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Date 09 Oct 2018 to 07 Feb 2019
Location Novo Ar.Co – Xabregas, Lisboa
Number of hours 96 hours

Price 915€ + 91,50€ (Enrolment) + 2,50 (Insurance)

Schedule Tuesdays and Thursdays from 18h to 21h00

Type occasional

Program Introduction to the study of photography. The camera, optics, negatives and developing methods constitute the beginning of the practical development of the analog photography processes. Lab work will emphasize experimentation in the printing and manipulation of shot images. Light and lighting in studio work and in ambient light conditions.

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Date 26 Nov 2018 to 18 Feb 2019
Location Novo Ar.Co – Xabregas, Lisboa
Number of hours 20 hours

Price 190€ + 19€ (Enrolment) + 2,50 (Insurance)

Schedule Monday from 18h00 to 20h00

Type occasional

Program Practical and theoretical workshop. Photographic culture in the artistic and documental context of the 20th and 21st centuries. Photo reportage, documentary photography, fashion photography and portrait up to the present. Participants will develop study and observation habits in regard to the photographic image, distinguishing between the different contexts of its production, its various uses and its authors.

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Date 19 Feb to 26 Mar 2019
Location Novo Ar.Co – Xabregas, Lisboa
Number of hours 30 hours

Price 285€ + 28,50€ (Enrolment) + 2,50 (Insurance)

Admission No requirements. By order of enrolment.

Schedule Tuesdays and Thursdays from 18h to 21h00

Type occasional

Program Alternative Processes in Photography I is an essential complement to the study of photography, introducing the participants to less conventional modes of image production. In this first module, that precedes Alternative Processes in Photography II, we will approach the techniques of the pin-hole camera, instantaneous photography, cyanotype and gum bichromate printing. Participants will develop their experiments departing from digital negatives and will explore printing modes on different photosensitive materials.

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Date 20 Feb to 22 Mai 2019
Location Novo Ar.Co – Xabregas, Lisboa
Number of hours 24 hours

Price 150€ + 15€ (Insc) + 2,50€ (Seg)

Admission No requirements. By order of enrolment. Máx. 30 pax.

Schedule Wednesday from 18h00 to 20h00

Type occasional

Program A theoretical and dynamic reflection on the “death” of photography at the end of the 19th century and on the birth of modern 20th century photography. Departing from the photographic and patrimonial legacy of 19th century Portuguese photographer Carlos Relvas, we will produce a context for photography and for its many pioneers. The study of the most significant 20th century aesthetic currents will helps us draw and understand the contours of photography in the beginnings of the 21st century.

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Date 20 Feb to 15 May 2019
Location Novo Ar.Co – Xabregas, Lisboa
Number of hours 33 hours

Price 320€ + 32€ (Enrolment) + 2,50 (Insurance)

Schedule Wednesdays from 18h00 to 21h00

Type occasional

Program Workshop dedicated to the use of medium and large format analog cameras. Types and formats of film, modular cameras of the Hasselblad type, technical studio cameras and field cameras. Photometry and procedures for reel development and inversion of 9X12 and 4x5 plates. Studio and lighting exercises. Field trips on architecture and landscape.

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Date 12 Mar to 28 Mai 2019
Location Novo Ar.Co – Xabregas, Lisboa
Number of hours 22 hours

Price 150€ + 15€ (Enrolment) + 2,50€ (Insurance)

Admission No requirements. By order of enrolment. Máx. 35 pax.

Schedule Tuesday from 18h00 to 20h00

Type occasional

Program History and theory course on modern and contemporary photography. Analysis of themes and authors whose works embody different aesthetic positions in the present-day art photography scene.

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Date 28 Mar to 06 Jun 2019
Location Novo Ar.Co – Xabregas, Lisboa
Number of hours 27 hours

Price 255€ + 25,50€ (Enrolment) + 2,50 (Insurance)

Schedule Thursdays from 18h to 21h00

Type occasional

Program Digital Lab I provides the knowledge for the shooting and post-production of digital images, in parallel with the study of analog photography and on the basis of the analogies and common principles of these two technologies. Preparing the digital camera for shooting. Use and optimization of menus and presets. Managing and processing the different types of files for post-production in Photoshop. This course precedes Digital Lab II.

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Date 02 Apr to 18 Jun 2019
Location Novo Ar.Co – Xabregas, Lisboa
Number of hours 33 hours

Price 320€ + 32€ (Enrolment) + 2,50 (Insurance)

Schedule Tuesdays from 18h to 21h00

Type occasional

Program Practical workshop. Light as the main tool of photographic work; light conditions and limitations in the studio and natural light. Photometry applied to artificial lighting, synchronism and light quality. Equipment and organization of the photographic session with flash or continuous artificial light. Working in the studio and outdoors.

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