BALTIC UNIVERSITY OF ECOLOGY, POLITICS & LAW

 

Baltic Summer Intensive Art Studies Programs – St. Petersburg

Baltic Summer Intensive Art Studies in St. Petersburg, Russia is an exceptional academic art and design program enriched by the vast resources of the most beautiful city in Europe – St. Petersburg. This program is well fitted for high school students preparing to apply for a college program, college student interested in enriching and enhancing their own academic program and possibly earning transfer credits.

 

The program includes intensive one-week or two-week courses (equivalent to two to five-credit program) and is open to anyone wishing to deepen their knowledge of art and design in an academically rigorous and artistically stimulating environment. Students spend six days a week in studio classes, theater laboratories and receive demanding homework assignments. Courses are supplemented by special events, including specialized classes in the best art museums in the world, including the Hermitage, the Russian museum, the Russian Museum of Ethnography, world famous palaces and gardens in Pushkin and Pavlovsk, portfolio reviews, industry guest lecturers. This program is designed to prepare students for admission to college, direct them toward relevant career paths and to develop their artistic and creative potentials.

spbExploring St. Petersburg

Activities scheduled outside of classes provide opportunities for students to become acquainted with one another. Students are encouraged to take full advantage of the vast cultural, artistic and historic resources of St. Petersburg, home to some of the world's most important museums, theaters, galleries, libraries, parks and palaces.

 

spbHousing

Summer Intensive Art Studies students are provided housing options including university residence hall or student hostels near the campus. Cost of housing varies from US$200 to US$450 per summer session. 

 

professional faculty

Professional Faculty

Summer Intensive Art Studies courses are taught by distinguished BUEPL faculty and by a number of independent artists and designers. 

 

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Summer Intensive Art Studies students are provided with breakfast and lunch at the Student Cafeteria for US$150 per summer session.

 

 

Campus and Classroom

Campus and Classroom

Classes are held at BUEPL campus in the historic district of Vasilievskiy Island. Studio courses also take place at the art studios of BUEPL faculty and affiliates located in the most beautiful parts of St. Petersburg.

 

Supplies

Supplies

Students must provide their own art supplies. A list of required and recommended materials is distributed by the instructor for each course. The cost of materials for most studio courses is estimated at US$50–US$150 at most. Lockers are provided for storage during the program.

 

visa

Visa support

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Registration

Registration

You may register for the Baltic Summer Intensive Art Studies programs online at  int.buepl.ru/registration

Additional information and clarifications can be obtained by email at

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Schedule


Attendance and Workload

Students attend classes Monday through Saturday for six to eight hours a day. Breakfast is provided at the student cafe from 9:00 a.m. till 9:30 a.m. Classes run from 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., with a one-hour lunch break. Attendance is mandatory. Students who miss more than two class sessions (each day consists of one morning and one afternoon session) will fail the course.

 

Out-of-class work, which is assigned daily, is a substantial part of the program. Students who do not meet course expectations may be asked to leave the program. 

 

Sample schedule

9:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.

Breakfast at student cafeteria
9:30 a.m. – 12:30 a.m. Morning classes
12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. Lunch at student cafeteria
1:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. Afternoon classes and laboratories
5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Dinner
7:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Performances/workshops/presentations/field trips

 

Last Friday

Afternoon class presentations to invited audience

 

Last Saturday

Morning residence hall check-out

Afternoon final presentations/performances

Reception with family and friends

Program closing

 

Schedule for 1-week Session I

Schedule for 2-week Session I

Schedule for 1-week Session II

Schedule for 2-week Session II

June 12–17, 2017

June 12–23, 2017

July 3–8, 2017 July 3–15, 2017

Sunday, June 11

Residence hall check-in

11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Sunday, June 11

Residence hall check-in 

11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Sunday, July 2

Residence hall check-in

11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Sunday, July 2      

Residence hall check-in 

11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Monday, June 12

Orientation, followed by first class

Monday, June 12      

Orientation, followed by first class

Monday, July 3

Orientation, followed by first class

Monday, July 3   

Orientation, followed by first class

Saturday, June 17

Last day of classes

Final exhibition of student work

Saturday, June 24      

Last day of classes 

Final exhibition of student work

Saturday, July 8

Last day of classes

Final exhibition of student work

Saturday, July 15      

Last day of classes 

Final exhibition of student work

Sunday, June 18

Residence hall check-out

9:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon

Sunday, June 25      

Residence hall check-out 

9:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon

Sunday, July 9

Residence hall check-out

9:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon

Sunday, July 16      

Residence hall check-out 

9:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon

Cources

Explorations in Drawing (SUM1.1.1)

Pre-College

1-week sessions: Session I (June 12-17) or Session II (July 3-8)

2-week sessions: Session I (June 12-24) or Session II (July 3-15)

Fees: 1-week session US$

750 2-week session US$ 1150  

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Drawing: The Figure
(SUM1.1.2)

Pre-College

1-week sessions: Session I (June 12-17) or Session II (July 3-8)

2-week sessions: Session I (June 12-24) or Session II (July 3-15)

Fees: 1-week session US$ 750

2-week session US$ 1150

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Interior Design Studio
(SUM1.1.3)

Pre-College

2-week sessions: Session I (June 12-24) or Session II (July 3-15)

Fees: US$ 1150

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Intro to Painting
(SUM1.1.4)

Pre-College

1-week sessions: Session I (June 12-17) or Session II (July 3-8)

2-week sessions: Session I (June 12-24) or Session II (July 3-15)

Fees: 1-week session US$ 750

2-week session US$ 1150

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Acting and performance (SUM1.1.5)

Pre-College

1-week sessions: Session I (June 12-17) or Session II (July 3-8)

2-week sessions: Session I (June 12-24) or Session II (July 3-15)

Fees: 1-week session US$ 750

2-week session US$ 1150

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Painting
(SUM1.2.1)

College/Adult

2-week sessions: Session I (June 12-24) or Session II (July 3-15)

Fees: US$ 1150

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Drawing: The Figure

(SUM1.2.2)

College/Adult

2-week sessions: Session I (June 12-24) or Session II (July 3-15)

Fees: US$ 1150

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Explorations in Drawing 

(SUM1.2.3)

College/Adult

1-week sessions: Session I (June 12-17) or Session II (July 3-8)

2-week sessions: Session I (June 12-24) or Session II (July 3-15)

Fees: 1-week session US$ 750; 2-week session US$ 1150

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Fashion: Explorations in Sketching, Drawing and Construction

(SUM1.2.4)

College/Adult

1-week sessions: Session I (June 12-17) or Session II (July 3-8)

2-week sessions: Session I (June 12-24) or Session II (July 3-15)

Fees: 1-week session US$ 750; 2-week session US$ 1150

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Fashion: Visual Presentation 

(SUM1.2.5)

College/Adult

1-week sessions: Session I (June 12-17) or Session II (July 3-8)

2-week sessions: Session I (June 12-24) or Session II (July 3-15)

Fees: 1-week session US$ 750; 2-week session US$ 1150

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Interior Design Studio

 (SUM1.2.6)

College/Adult

2-week sessions: Session I (June 12-24) or Session II (July 3-15)

Fees: US$ 1150

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Acting and performance (SUM1.2.7)

College/Adult

1-week sessions: Session I (June 12-17) or Session II (July 3-8)

2-week sessions: Session I (June 12-24) or Session II (July 3-15)

Fees: 1-week session US$ 750

2-week session US$ 1150

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