European "Outsider" Art Study Trip--Spaces still Available
This study trip offers students an intimate look into the history and current production of art from outsider the fine art mainstream. The European “Outsider” Art: Past & Present itinerary takes traveler through Switzerland, Germany, and (for the first time this year!) Belgium to visit historic psychiatric and art brut collections, famous contemporary "outsider" art museums, and an innovative studio for artists with disabilities.
The trip runs and is available for current SAIC students but alumni and professionals are welcome to enroll as a student-at-large. Professionals interested in accruing continuing education hours enroll for graduate art therapy credit and valid tuition remission credits may be used to pay for the tuition portion.
Travelers fly into Zürich & out of Brussels. A country by country itinerary appears below.
► Adolf Wölfli Stiftung & Kunstmuseum Bern
► Psychiatrie-Museum / Waldau Klinik, Bern
► Collection de l’Art Brut, Lausanne
► Sammlung Prinzhorn, Heidelberg
► Museum Charlotte Zander, Bönnigheim
► Museum Haus Cajeth, Heidelberg
► Art & Marges, Brussels
► Museum Dr. Guislain, Ghent
► MADmusée & Créahm, Liege
► Free day in Brussels
► Museum of Modern, Contemporary & Outsider Art, Lille (France)
Budget estimates for the trip are:
► Full Trip Fee ($2800): All hotels with breakfast, admissions to scheduled events, city-to-city & scheduled in-city transport, 2 group meals.
► Individuals must Budget: Tuition, Flight ($1200), meals ($455 @ $35/day), incidentals (non-scheduled admissions, post cards, internet, exchange fees, $80), shopping ???
Registration began WEDNESDAY, MARCH 12th but some spaces are still open.
For details on the 3-Step Registration process see:http://www.saic.edu/academics/
For more details contact Randy Vick (Art Therapy) firstname.lastname@example.org or Jerry Stefl (Art Education) email@example.com