Art, Food and Photography, Matera, Italy September 1-5th 2017
£2,350.00 Coming Soon
Where: Sasi di Matera, Italy
When: 1-5th of September 2017
What: An Art, Food and Photography retreat, slowing things down, learning to be more present in our lives and in work through focusing on bing in the moment.
Art: Each day we´ll begin with learning more about handpicked great old master painters and sculptors, working on recognising the use of light, composition and visual storytelling, in addition to art wanders through the nearby hills and our ancient town of Sassi di Matera.
Food: This region of Italy has a rich yet humble food traditions that we´ll explore through the our local in house cooks, leading us in pasta making sessions as well as cooking for us. Each day begins with freshly made breakfast in front of the cave fireplace. We´ll also explore the nearby restaurants focusing on local seasonal cuisine.
Photography: As a core and a red thread through this workshop is visual storytelling through photography, both on and offline, in building our photography skills, challenging our eye and slowing down. We´ll have hands on styling and photography sessions, as well as post production in Lightroom and learning about the use of the traditional dark room. Both analogue and digital camera users are welcome as we´ll have teachers fluent in both on location.