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. 

Currently, we have no dates scheduled for this course. Please contact us via email enquiries@cae.edu.au to register your interest.

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 artist Farimah Eshraghi 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 is held at the Jewish Museum of Australia, 26 Alma Road, St Kilda. This session starts at 10am and will finish at approximately 11:30am.  It includes entry to the Mirka exhibition followed by a brief session to discuss your creative ideas in preparation for the second session.  The second session will be delivered at the CAE from 10am to 3pm on the following Sunday.

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 will meet artist Farimah at 10a, to view  the exhibition on the morning of the first session.  This will be followed by a brief session to discuss your creative ideas for the second session.  The first session will conclude at approximately 11:30am.  The second session will be delivered at the CAE from 10am to 3pm on the following Sunday.

Last updated: September 20, 2021 04:49pm