Sculpting the Figure – The Art Students League

Sculpting the Figure


Arslan, Tower, 2005, cast stone, larger than life-size

Workshop Description

APRIL 25-26
10:00 am-4:30 pm
Fee: $325 (includes $10 material fee)
Instructor present each day
Enrollment limited to 12 students
Please Request Supply List

Workshop is held in the sculpture studios in the basement

This intensive workshop consists of a demonstration and a lecture with hands on sculpting. The course is designed to acquaint the beginner with the basics of figurative sculpture while helping more advanced students deepen their understanding of the figure. Anatomy, proportion, gesture and form will be addressed as well as capturing a likeness to the model. Each student will sculpt a figure from the live model. This course is open to all levels of experience.


About the Instructor

Arslan received his M.F.A. from Moscow Stroganov College of Art and Design. His work has been exhibited worldwide and is represented in many private and public collections. Among the numerous awards he has been honored with is an Alex J. Ettl grant from the National Sculpture Society.

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