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Ancient forms: body image & sexuality
semester pottery course


45€/class (single class visits also possible)


8 Weeks

About the Course

Curious how people related to their bodies and sexuality thousands of years ago? And how this translated into ancient pottery?

Join us for a special series of pottery classes that will bring archaeology and ancient history closer to you.

Through these guided sessions, you will become acquainted with ancient ceramic forms and will reproduce different objects through various techniques (pinch, coil, slab, free hand etc.) every session.

You will be provided with all the required materials including clay, tools, and glazes!

Date & time: 2.10.-20.11.2023      19:00-21:00

Place: commonroom, Florianigasse 54, 1080, Vienna

Tutors: Alexandra Dolea & Özlem Taskin Önen

Price: 350€/semester

45€/class (single class visits also possible)

Language: English

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Please be advised that the pottery semester class may contain adult content. this content may include discussions and depictions of mature themes such as nudity, sexuality, and violence. While these topics are essential to the artistic process and the exploration of creative expression, they may not be suitable for all audiences. If you feel uncomfortable or triggered by such content, please let the instructor know, and accommodations can be made. We strive to create a safe and respectful environment for all participants, and we appreciate your understanding and cooperation in this matter.

Your Instructor

Alexandra Dolea & Özlem Taskin Önen

Alexandra Dolea is a doctor in ancient history and archaeology. she has been participating in various excavation projects for over 15 years and she will acquaint you with the everyday life of ancient people and their ceramics.
Özlem Taskin Önen is a pottery artisan for about 20 years and she will introduce you to the world of clay.

Alexandra Dolea & Özlem Taskin Önen
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