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IU-Administered Program

  • City of Water and Light
  • Renaissance and Baroque art and architectureal masterpieces
  • 3 hours from Florence
Tentative Dates
  • May 22 to June 25, 2010
Program Organization
  • Summer Program
  • Printmaking (etching and monoprint) and Artist Book courses taught in English by IU Assistant Professor Althea Murphy-Price and Italian faculty.
  • Program located in the Scuola Internazionale di Grafica
  • International atmosphere, possibly with the participation of a small number of Italian students
  • Class trips to churches and palaces; day trips to Padua and Verona; weekends free for individual travel
  • 12-15 U.S. students
Academic Program
6 credits in 2 IU Fine Arts courses
  • Intaglio Printmaking: *S240, S341, S441, S541
  • Artist Books: U401

*S240 and S341 meet COAS arts and humanities requirement.
Courses can count toward School of Fine Arts 2d and 3d distribution requirements.

  • Shared furnished apartments (double or triple bedrooms) with kitchens, a 20-minute walk from the studios.
Additional Program Information

You may apply if, by mid-January, you

  • are a student at any U.S. college or university who is making normal academic progress,
  • are in at least your second full-time semester of college, and
  • have approximately a 3.0 out of 4.0 cumulative GPA.

Complete eligibility criteria and selection criteria are outlined within the Academic Policies and Procedures of the Office of Overseas Study. Selection is based on maturity, seriousness of purpose, and appropriateness of match between program and applicant. Students on disciplinary probation during program period are not eligible.

Financial Aid
How to Apply for this Program

Application Deadline

  • Summer 2010: February 1, 2010

IU committee screens applications.

Notification of application status sent electronically within 4 weeks of application deadline.

Estimated Costs

Summer 2010

  • Fees paid to IU (tuition, housing, insurance)
    • Indiana resident: $4,778
    • Non-resident: $5,278
  • Graduate students and students from other universities, please inquire.
  • Meals: $750-1,200
  • International airfare: $1,100
  • See IU Fee Sheet for additional cost and payment details

Personal expenses and vacation travel additional.

Initial prepayment of $500 due March 1, 2010.