NEW AT FCA: GRASP ONE OF THE MAJOR AVENUES OF VISUAL EXPRESSION

Duration of udergraduate academic studies:: 4 years (8 semesters)
Broj ECTC: 240
You acquire:: diploma in visual arts

The offspring of the ancient art of engraving has exploded in modern society, as an area that touches upon all visual arts. This renaissance has been boosted by the development of new printing technologies. If you are creative and like to express traditional artistic techniques in contemporary ways, through modern technologies, new materials and new media, this program is the right choice for you.

FCA’s new program Graphic Art encompasses the mastery of all relevant disciplines – from the most traditional to cutting-edge ones. You will understand the timeless principles that serve as the foundation for this centuries-old art form. At the same time, you will learn how to utilize computer software to create striking, unforgettable images that can be reproduced using printing techniques.

Today, the need for artists who are fluent in the language of graphics is growing. There is hardly a modern way of artistic expression fully devoid of the printing procedure: from highbrow contemporary art, through physical and digital illustration to creating brand identity. This is why those who believe that the future belongs to print are right.

The goal of this program is to create modern artists able to pour their imagination, creativity and inspiration into unique graphics that convey strong, distinctive messages through numerous channels of modern communication.

If you want to acquire a comprehensive education in visual arts, understand the timeless principles of Art, as well as become self-confident and able to create a unique artistic expression using state-of-the art technology, Faculty of Contemporary Arts is the right place to realize these goals.

WHOM IS THE GRAPHIC ART PROGRAM INTENDED FOR?

This program has been designed for anyone who would like to work in visual art which gets reproduced in different media and techniques. This is an old art that can utilize cutting-edge software and print technologies to create a unique contemporary artistic expression. Exciting and modern, the graphic art provides a wide-ranging art education. Above all, it is a highly practical area, without which all sorts of contemporary communication are practically unthinkable.

 

Preparation for entrance exam

Faculty of Contemporary Arts gives you a chance to prepare for the entrance exam free of charge in order to let your talent shine in the best possible way at the exam itself. The number of consultations with the teachers is not limited – make the most of them. Do not miss the chance to get expert advice and guidance from acclaimed artists.

Entrance exam

The entrance exam includes drawing, painting and an interview with the candidate. It will take 270 minutes (six school periods) – the first half of which will be dedicated to portrait or figure study in charcoal on paper, and the second half to painting still life in acrylic or tempera. Candidates also need to submit a portfolio (“map”) with finished works. The practical part of the entrance exam is followed by a 15-minute interview with the candidate, which includes an evaluation of the portfolio and the works from the practical exam.

Duration: 1 day, 270 minutes plus 15-minute interview

Saša Filipović
Saša
Filipović
Ružica Bajić Sinkević
Ružica
Bajić Sinkević
DjordjeStanojevic
Đorđe
Stanojević
Jelena Blečić
Jelena
Blečić
Branislav Sekulić
Branislav
Sekulić
Dino Karailo
Dino
Karailo
Jelena Keleuva
Jelena
Keleuva
kristinkaselakovic
Kristinka
Selaković
Vladimir Jočić
Vladimir
Jočić
Mihailo Mlinar
Mihailo
Mlinar
GordanNikolic
Gordan
Nikolić
Stefan Živković
Stefan
Živković
Petar Đuza
Petar
Đuza
Biljana Velinović
Biljana
Velinović
Zoran Todović
Zoran
Todović
VojislavKlacarFSU
Vojislav
Klačar
Aleksandra Đorđević
Aleksandra
Đorđević
Danijela Vasilijević
Danijela
Vasilijević
Irina Tomić
Irina
Tomić
Uroš Dojčinović
Uroš
Dojčinović
Žana Bojović
Žana
Bojović
Angelina Milosavljević
Angelina
Milosavljević
Vladimir_Karanovic
Vladimir
Karanović

Knowledge and experience are gained through practical and theoretical teaching. The theory aspect encompasses lectures that cover visual arts in general. Practical teaching is performed in cooperation with the teachers through creative work in FCA’s own print studios.

What will you learn?

Students who decide upon Graphic Art will get acquainted with all relevant techniques and technologies, from the most traditional to most contemporary, master the technical requirements for work with different materials, and acquire comprehensive knowledge about the rich history of visual arts.

This way, they acquire practical and prestigious knowledge fit for the job market, which will allow them to become contemporary visual artists in the full sense of the word.

 

 

WHAT IS REQUIRED FOR A CAREER IN GRAPHIC ART?

Training for a professional career as a graphic artist provides you with a specific set of theoretical knowledge and practical skills:

  • competence for work with contemporary and traditional techniques and materials;
  • creativity, imagination and inventiveness;
  • knowledge of visual arts history;
  • the ability to create a recognizable artistic expression;
  • creating a strategy of artistic presence and presentation.

WHAT NEXT?

Upon completion of studies at the Faculty of Contemporary Arts, the students are ready for a career in graphic art. Thanks to this knowledge, you will be competent for artistic expression in different areas. You can present your art through solo and collective exhibitions, and create striking imagery for digital and traditional media, brochures and publications, and thereby charge well for your knowledge and talent.

 

ADDITIONAL SKILL PACKAGES FOR ARTISTS WHO WANT MORE

In addition to working on developing the talent for visual expression through a variety of organized extracurricular activities, the sculpting students can choose additional course packages.

Packages include courses from the Personal Development Program, whose goal is the acquisition of business-oriented skills and 4 additional courses of the student’s own choice. The skills that you can master as sculpting students at the Faculty of Contemporary Arts include photo and video editing courses in: Photoshop, 3D Max Modeling, Illustrator, InDesign, Premiere, etc. You can also become acquainted with the basics of web design and learn the fundamentals of HTML and CSS, work in Dreamweaver and much more. See the additional courses our Visual Arts students can choose in addition to the Personal Development Program »

Learning these skills, you will enrich your artistic ability, and the knowledge of contemporary technical tools will give you countless new possibilities when it comes to expressing your creative ideas.