BAC Study Abroad :: Summers 2010 & 2011



Summer Abroad Gallery Exhibit ::

Exploring Sketches of Italy in Anticipation of Spain in 2011!

4th floor Gallery, 320 Newbury Street

This past July, BAC Masters and Bachelors students at all levels of their programs traveled to Florence, with excursions to Rome, Venice, Siena, Lucca and San Gimignano.


Students were engaged a wide variety of BAC coursework, and  innovative sketchbook use was emphasized.  The work of Andy Miller, Cory Mills, Donald Smith, Jordan Swenton, Sarah Wolfel, Alexandra Kontsevaia, Sachiko Miyagi, Wilson Herrera, Christopher Raichle and Elijah Leonardo is featured, and photos of their adventures can be seen here.


Next year, the program will travel to Spain, Departing the US  Sunday, July 3, 2011, and returning Monday, August 1, 2011. Information about pricing and scholarships will be ready soon, and below is an itinerary of sites we will visit:


MADRID

Prado Museum / Addition by Rafael Moneo
Reina Sofia Museum / Addition by Jean Nouvel
Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum / Addition by Rafael Moneo
Caixa Foundation by Herzog & DeMeuron
Palacio Real
Contemporary Art Museum @ Conde Duque
Contemporary Art Space @ Matadero
Museum of the City of Madrid
New Architecture & Parks

BARCELONA

Sagrada Familia by Gaudi
Casa Mila by Gaudi
Casa Batllo by Gaudi
Parque Guell by Gaudi
Barcelona Pavilion by Mies van der Rohe
Forum Barcelona by Herzog DeMeuron
Olympic Archery Venue by Enric Miralles
Sant Pau del Camp (Romanesque church)
New Architecture & Parks

BILBAO

Guggenheim Museum by Gehry
Subway Stations by Foster
Footbridge by Calatrava

TOLEDO

Cathedral
El Cristo de la Luz Mosque
El Transito Synagogue
San Roman Church (Visigothic ruins)
Roman ruins exhibition
Santa Maria Synagogue

CORDOBA

Mezquita Church & Mosque

For more information about the Summer Abroad 2011 in Spain, please contact Richard Griswold.

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