Advanced Foundation Course in Medical Art

Advanced Foundation Course in Medical Art

Elevate Your Artistic Skills in the Fascinating World of Medical Art!

The one-year Advanced Foundation Course in Medical Art focuses entirely on traditional drawing techniques.

Discover the extraordinary blend of art and science in our unique Advanced Foundation Course in Medical Art. Are you intrigued by the intricate details of human anatomy? Eager to capture the essence of life sciences through the strokes of your pencil?

What to Expect: Embark on a creative journey built on strong foundations of traditional artistry. Our comprehensive course is meticulously designed to elevate your skills, merging artistic finesse with anatomical accuracy. Through nine immersive full-day seminars at the Gordon Museum at King’s College London, you'll delve into:

  • Direct Observational Drawing Techniques: Sharpen your observation skills as you learn to perceive even the subtlest nuances in your subjects. 
  • Precision and Communication: Elevate your art to a new dimension by skilfully conveying shape, form, and texture; essential for effective visual communication. 
  • Play of Light and Shadow: Understand the interplay of light on form, infusing realism, and depth into your compositions. 
  • Traditional Materials and Approaches: From drawing to watercolour, master the age-old techniques that breathe life into your drawings.
  • Beyond the Ordinary: Explore an intriguing array of everyday objects and delve into the captivating realm of life sciences specimens and osteology treasures.

Why Choose Our Course? 

  • Our supervisors: They are professional medical artists who bring a unique blend of expertise to your learning journey. With their guidance, you'll unlock your potential to create visuals that bridge the gap between art and science, fostering a profound appreciation for both. 
  • A course designed to perfect your skills: Our structured and comprehensive curriculum is centred around nine full day sessions, spread over three terms. Between sessions carefully chosen homework assignments allow you to master the skills you were taught in class.
  • Develop a high-class portfolio: The MAET expert supervisors, aim to assist you in obtaining a high standard portfolio of thirty artworks, through hands on demonstrations, homework assignments, formative feedback, self-assessment and class critiques. 

Join us whether you are an aspiring medical artist, or someone who is seeking a distinctive artistic voyage and apply for our Advanced Foundation Course in Medical Art.

Application Deadline - 2nd September 2024