Copper Etching: Texture & Surface

Starts - Sunday 16 October 2022

Majd Alloush is a Syrian artist whose work spans multiple disciplines including printmaking, sculpture, photography and moving image. His practice is situated at the intersection of traditional processes and innovative methodology. Majd holds a BFA from the University of Sharjah and is currently pursuing his MFA at NYU Abu Dhabi. His work has been part of exhibitions nationally and internationally including at Aisha Al Abbar Gallery, UAE Unlimited, Sharjah Art Museum, Imagine Science Film Festival, Antimatter [media art], Warehouse 421, Alserkal Avenue, Barjeel Art Foundation, among others.

Schedule:

Date: 16 and 18 October 2022

Time: 5:30 - 8:30 pm

Capacity:

15 spaces left

Location:

Tashkeel Nad Al Sheba

Fees:

AED 701.90 (+VAT)

Please note that fees are non-refundable.

Join Majid Alloush for a two-session workshop to discover the basic techniques of copper etching.

Etching is a diverse process, offering an artist a unique set of tools and marks with which to experiment and communicate. Participants will focus on creating intaglio prints from copper plates. During the six hours of training, Majid will demonstrate the basic techniques before guiding the group to practice individually thereby strengthening their skills and gaining confidence. Sessions will cover dry point, hard ground line etching, plate preparation and printing.

By the end of the workshop, participants will have a thorough understanding of the process and be able to continue practicing the techniques independently.

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Sunday - Thursday: 9am - 10pm
Friday:
8am - 12pm


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