TURPS ART SCHOOL
Deadline for submissions to Painters Studio Programme 2013 : EXTENDED to 17th June 2013
16th January 2013
Turps Art School - Founded September 2012
Turps Art School opened its doors on 24th September 2012 with a 12 month Painters Studio Programme. The studio provides fifteen painters with the rarified opportunity to work together in an intensive environment, supported by an ever present mentoring scheme, and a rich and varied programme of on and off site artist talks, lectures, tutorials and events. A month later the correspondence course began and provides a vital mentor led online learning environment for artists to develop their work with critical dynamic feedback on a regular basis.
Artists who have already been involved with the Turps Art School Programme include: Alex Katz, Matthew Collings, Merlin James, Chantal Joffe, Carole Rhodes, Peter Doig....
Mentors on the 2012/13 Painters Studio Programme are Colin Smith, Dan Coombs, Anne Ryan. Overseen by Marcus Harvey and Peter Ashton Jones.
Mentors on the 2012/13 Correspondence Course are Covadonga Valdes, Phil Allen, Katrina Blannin, David Leeson, Phil Allen and Peter Ashton Jones. Overseen by Marcus Harvey and Peter Ashton Jones
Applications are now open for both programmes