Los Angeles, CA, October 14, 2011 --(PR.com
)-- The Los Angeles Academy of Figurative Art (LAAFA) was named one of American Artist’s Top 10 Art Schools. In the November 2011 article, Pursuing The Classical Dream: The American Artist Guide to Art Schools, LAAFA is one of the select schools worldwide that have established reputable practices in delivery of classical art education.
Their Art Programs are renowned for combining a substantial foundation of technical adeptness and control with the critical thinking and communication skills essential for success in today’s complex art world. Classical art education at LAAFA reflects a deep respect for time-honored teachings that have produced great art throughout history. In addition, the programs also embrace contemporary, critique-based methodology equipping students for the art world of the 21st century.
They have an illustrious faculty of professional fine and entertainment artists who share their wisdom, passion and expertise with each student. As stated in the American Artist article, “All students receive one-on-one experiences with instructors, and this hands on approach of working together makes LAAFA one of Los Angeles’ most respected schools.”
In addition, located in Los Angeles County, each student has the opportunity to explore the many fine art districts, theatres, galleries, museums as well as large commercial and small independent entertainment and design studios.
“We are extremely honored to be recognized as a solid choice for artists who want to pursue a classical art education,” says Maryam Storm, President. “As we prepare to celebrate our 10 year anniversary in 2012, we are delighted that today’s artists are committed to the learning of foundational skills and realize the importance of such knowledge in pursuing their goals in Fine Art or Entertainment Art.”
In 2002, LAAFA opened its doors with the intention to fulfill a need in our community by offering figurative classes that would be taught by professional and talented artists. In no time, the school had built a strong reputation as a learning institution that provided high quality foundational training. To this day, LAAFA continues to be recognized as one of the few and premier institutions imparting time-honored skills praised by contemporary figurative and entertainment artists.
For more information, visit www.laafa.org
or call 818-708-9232.