Course Summary

In partnership with the Jewish Museum of Australia, CAE are excited to offer a unique course inspired by the art and creations of the late Mirka Mora. 

Course Sessions

Sunday, 18th July - 2 classes


Session ID HXAX9401C
18 Jul - 25 Jul 10:00am - 3:00pm
Location CAE
Session Fees
$175 / $167 (conc)
Teacher
Farimah Eshraghi

In partnership with the Jewish Museum of Australia, CAE are excited to offer a unique course inspired by the art and creations of the late Mirka Mora. Meet at the Jewish Museum of Australia for the first session and be enthused by her fabulous works on display at the Mirka exhibition.

Sessions 2 will be held at the CAE.  Let your Mirka inspirations take centre stage to create your own unique artwork using a variety of mediums and materials.

Please note: the first session includes entry to the Mirka exhibition at the Jewish Museum of Australia, 26 Alma Road, St Kilda.  Students may attend the exhibition on the morning of the first session, Sunday July 18.  The second session will be delivered at the CAE from 10am to 3pm on Sunday, 25 July.

Farimah Eshraghi graduated in Fine Arts from the Accademia di Belle Arti of Bologna, Italy. She has staged numerous exhibitions in Italy, Ecuador and Australia.

Farimah has participated in national and international art competitions, winning numerous prizes and recognitions. She holds a Graduate Diploma of Teaching from the University of Melbourne and teaches art at Box Hill Institute, CAE, Swinburne and at many community centres.

Farimah finds inspiration in nature, people, her spiritual beliefs and the art of Renaissance artists such as Caravaggio, Tiziano, Raffaello, the Surrealist Artists, the Futurists, Turner and Vasarelli... and many more!

Her areas of expertise include Painting (Oils, Watercolour, Pastel, Acrylics), Drawing, Portraiture, Life Drawing, Printmaking and Sculpture.

A variety of basic acrylic paints, brushes, pencils, charcoal, pastels, paper and erasers will also be supplied for this workshop session. 

Students are asked to please bring to second session at the CAE the following materials:

One or more canvases of your choice in size (canvas paper, canvas board or stretched canvas)

One or more types of paper of your choice (consider whether you would like to use pencils, charcoal or pastels) 

Paints, brushes, pencils and other materials you may wish to use to create your artwork.

 

Please note: the first session includes entry to the Mirka exhibition at the Jewish Museum of Australia, 26 Alma Road, St Kilda.  Students may attend the exhibition on the morning of the first session, Sunday July 18.  The second session will be delivered at the CAE from 10am to 3pm on Sunday, 25 July.

Last updated: June 18, 2021 04:59pm