Teacher : Laure Eggericx
A workshop to discover the colors and rythm of Africa in Brussels. We'll walk through the city passing by Matonge, the Fine Arts Museum, The Sablon. A sketchbook and a pencil in the hands, we will make collage, drawings, take some notes gather some testimonies by meeting people. All this will be reworked in the Woluwart studio afterwards to give birth to an illustrated and fully hand-made travel book. We will also visit an important African Art collection in Sales house in Brussels.
Workshop include some work at the Woluwart studio in Woluwe (experimenting several techniques and basics of binding, examples will be shown, illustrated travel books by artists, reworking of sketches, notes taken during the outing).
Laure Eggericx develops at the same time a written work as a journalist specialized in architecture and culture but also an artist work in the fields of drawing and binding. She gives art classes on a regular base.