Belgium and the Netherlands (Art)


Important Dates:

Deposit Deadline: December 7, 2018
Scholarship Deadline: December 11, 2018
Final Payment Deadline: January 11, 2019
Mandatory Orientation Meeting: Spring semester 2019


Courses Offered:

ART 4950: Nomadic Studio-Netherlands and Belgium 
Professor: Raoul Pacheco
Email: rpacheco@augusta.edu

The Nomadic Studio course will explore Dutch and Flemish culture from a variety of perspectives. This course will be based in Amsterdam and branch out to Brussels and smaller Dutch cities. Students will research, develop and implement contemporary art
strategies as a means to explore Dutch and Belgian art in a cultural context.

Prerequisites: Permission of instructor

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Itinerary: 

*Subject to change*

Pretrip Class meeting dates & time TBD:
1-18-2019
2-15-2019
3-10-2019
3-22-2019
4-12-2019
4-26-2019

April 4, 2019
Shuttle from Augusta to Atlanta
Flight from Atlanta to Belgium

April 5, 2019
Guide meets group at Brussel airport arrivals and provides a full-day tour of Brussels then walk back to the hotel
View as many sites as time permits: Jennekin Pis, Grand Place, Mannequin Pis, Eglise Notre-Dame de Ia Chapelle, Sint-Jan En Stefaan Ter Minimen, Ascenseur des Marolles, Palace of Justice, Eglise Notre Dame du Sablon, Egmont Palace
Dinner at La Taveme de Ia Brouette, 3 courses

April 6, 2019 (B)
Guide meets group in the hotel lobby and provides a full-day walking museum tour starting at the Royal Square, Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium: Museum of Ancient Art, Magritte Museum, Musee Oldmasters Museum and Fin-de-Siecle Museum 
Explore some of Brussels' many contemporary galleries: WIELS, Contemporary Art Centre
Dinner at Le Marmiton, 3 course Marmiton Menu (walk)

April 7, 2019 (B)
Guide meets group in the hotel lobby and provides a full-day tour of Ghent
Saint Bavo Cathedral in Ghent Ghent Alterpiece
Explore historic Ghent, seeing such sites as the medieval harbor, Belfry, Graffiti Street, City Hall, Market Square, St Jacobs Church,
Castle Gravensteen - Castle of the Counts

April 8, 2019 (B)
Depart Brussels for Amsterdam
Guide meets group at the Amsterdam rail station and provides a half-day tour en-route to the hotel
Stop at Foam Photography Museum
Amsterdam Oty Canal Cruise

April 9, 2019 (B)
Guide meets group in the hotel lobby and provides a full-day museum walking tour
Rijksmuseum
Van Gogh museum
Stediljk museum

April 10, 2019
Guide meets group in the hotel lobby and provides a full-day tour of Den Haag and Royal Delft
The Hague Visitors Center
Delft Pottery de Delftse Pauw
Painting Workshop Choices at Royal Dutch Delftware Factory: lites or Vases or Decorative Plates

April 11, 2019 (B)
Guide meets group in the hotel lobby and provides a full-day walking tour of Amsterdam - including your choice
of museums 
Media Matic Art facility
RembrandHouse Museum, De Appel Art Center

April 12, 2019 (B)
Guide meets group in the hotel lobby and provides a half-day walking tour. Outside photo-ops of such things as the Old Church, New Church. etc
Boekie Woekie Art Gallery & Book Archive & Project
Afternoon & evening on own

April 13, 2019
Guide meets group in the hotel lobby and provides a half-day museum tour in Amstelveen
Guided tour of Cobra Museum of Modem Art 
Stop for photo-op on the way back to Amsterdam: Rembrandt statue next to a windmill
Lunch & evening on own in Amsterdam

April 14, 2019
Return to Atlanta with shuttle to Augusta

Financial Information:

Program Fee: $3500 + Tuition and Fees 

Deposit: $200 
Final Payment: Remaining balance, January 11, 2019

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What's included? Flight, meals specified in itinerary, lodging, mandatory excursions, travel insurance
Additional Expenses: Passport, additional meals, personal expenses

 

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Last Updated: 8/20/18