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Visual Arts, M.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 60 months
    Duration
University rank #401 (WUR) Bogotá, Colombia
A focus for the Visual Arts is proposed from the different -traditional and contemporaries languages and finding a balance between theoretical and practical aspect. The academic proposal gives equal importance to academic and technical-expressive-subjective. In this sense it is based on the drawing as a basic tool of visual expression, and in art history and philosophy to theoretical training. 

Overview

The proposal of the School of Visual Arts with emphasis in Audiovisual, Graphic Expression and plastic artists from different fields of visual arts and contemporary plural seeking solutions to integrate multiple visual processes.

Race is geared towards achieving a rigorous and current lineup of artists in various fields of visual expression. an approach of Visual Arts is proposed from different -traditional and contemporaries- languages and finding a balance between theoretical and practical aspect. The academic proposal gives equal importance to academic and technical-expressive-subjective. In this regard it relies on the drawing as a basic tool of visual expression, and the study of art history and philosophy for theoretical training.  The proposal of the School of Visual Arts with emphasis in Audiovisual, Graphic and Plastic Expression, artists from different fields of visual arts and contemporary plural seeking solutions to integrate multiple visual processes.

Since its inception in 2001, the Hall of Visual Arts does not cease to be a clear example of the need to communicate the visual proposals of our students, understanding that the training activity requires different agents operating within it, that the only subject is not knowledge, that the circulation of knowledge depends on the interests and desires that will be demanding from different areas.From the standpoint of training in arts, lounge favors each year the exchange of ideas between students and the possibility of facing a real exercise: one who makes the student aware of the proper management of the exhibition space, the importance a good layout, the scope of the approach embodied in the diversity of ideas exposed and the need that in all this is the perceiver, who plays, who completes the work.This training and meeting space, which calls the whole of our regular students, has been welcomed in various areas of the City of Bogotá: The Museum of Contemporary Art, The Campus of the Universidad Javeriana, Public Library Network - BIBLIORED and El Centro Cultural Gabriel García Márquez.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Photography
  • Art History
  • Visual Arts
  • Electronic Arts
  • Teology
  • Ethics

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 60 months
  • Credits
    170 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    90

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General Requirements

Given the specificity of the proposed in this program studies are required for the process of selecting candidates for the School of Visual Arts, in addition to the requirements set by the University, the fulfillment of the following:

  • Portfolio: the intention is to directly gauge the path of the applicants related to any of the areas of the visual arts. 
  • Theoretical skills test: measures the ability of visual analysis and the ability to organize ideas about art appreciation and areas of emphasis are offered from the curriculum.
  • Practical skills test: measures the ability of observation, expression, representation or interpretation, using drawing as a basic tool of visual language.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    22562 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11281 USD per semester and a duration of 60 months.
  • National

    22562 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11281 USD per semester and a duration of 60 months.
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Living costs for Bogotá

  • 1571843 - 2155960 COP/month
    Living Costs

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