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A day in an Intensive Chavón Course

Curious as to what goes on in an Intensive Chavón course, we popped into the computer lab one afternoon last week to visit the Visual Merchandising workshop. Professor Ramon Evins was teaching a group of 10+ students the importance of in-store displays to showcase merchandise in eye-catching formats. The more appealing customers find your products he […]

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Chavón School of Design’s 3 day Intensive Courses in August start soon! Sign-up!

Alongside its Chavón Summer International workshops, the Altos de Chavón School of Design will also be having its regular 3 day Intensive courses designed to develop student technique and creativity. These courses, which begin on Monday, August 7th, will cover a variety of topics among which you’ll find Graphic Design, Interior Design, Photography, Merchandising and more!

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Chavón School of Design Summer International workshops are back in July!

The Altos de Chavón School of Design once again opens its doors for everyone who wants to get creative this summer! The courses run all summer long, with the first one starting on June 26th and the last the first week in August. A huge range of courses is available with everything from drawing, film, photography, and even museology!

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A graduation like none other! Congratulations Altos de Chavón School of Design Class of 2017!

The students of Altos de Chavón School of Design gathered at the Plaza Chavón on a warm, sunny day on Saturday, May 13th to celebrate their 33rd graduation and the first of the Santo Domingo campus! Ever since last year, the technical careers of Fashion Design and Communications have been taught in the school’s campus in the capital. This […]

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Meeting the New Davidoff Art Initiative Artists in Residence

Three new artists are here in Casa de Campo! Nastasia Meyrat, Yan Xing, and Claire Trotignon were introduced to the Casa de Campo community on January 24th as the new artists in residence of the Davidoff Art Initiative 2017. The presentation took place in the Davidoff Art Studios were the community and students of the Altos de […]

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Roberto Copa’s Drawings and Watercolors: A 10-day show of never-before- exhibited work

Everyone who knows Altos de Chavón knows that the Italian set designer and stylist Roberto Copa, who died in Rome in 2010, was the genius behind the look of the place, its inimitable romantic cobblestone alleys and picturesque buildings. Each stone, every pebble’s placement, was overseen by this intensely dedicated designer. His obsessive vision is […]

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Sign up for the Chavón School of Design’s new 3 day intensive courses NEXT WEEK!

The Altos de Chavon School of Design is opening its doors to the public to explore their artistic side with three days intensive courses that begin next week. There will be a total of 15 courses to select from, with the first one beginning on Monday, November 14th.

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Davidoff announces four international artists, a curator and an art critic for residency in Altos de Chavón

The Davidoff Art Initiative in collaboration with the Altos de Chavón School of Design has just announced the next group of artists who will participate in the Davidoff International Art Residency at the facilities in Altos de Chavón, Casa de Campo, from January 23rd to April 3, 2017.

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Banco Popular and the Altos de Chavón Cultural Center Foundation grant 6 scholarships to students

In honor of this being the second week into the new school year of Chavón School of Design, we bring you some fantastic news! Banco Popular Dominicano and the Altos de Chavón Cultural Center Foundation have granted scholarships to six deserving young students to pursue their careers in the areas of Visual Communication and Fashion Design. The scholarship […]

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Sign Up for Chavón School of Design Summer Intensive 3 day courses that continue tomorrow!

Alongside its Chavón Summer International workshops, the Altos de Chavón School of Design will also be having its regular Intensive 3 day courses designed to develop student technique and creativity.These courses, which began Friday August 19th, will cover a variety of topics amongst which you will find Fine Arts, Fashion, Photography, Interior Design, Landscape and more.