Dalvero Academy Makes Augmented Reality News!

Dalvero Academy is featured in ARnews.tv this week, for the Augemented Reality experience of our exhibit at Mystic Seaport: Restoring a Past, Charting a Future: An Artistic Discovery of America’s Whaling Legacy by Dalvero Academy.

To find out more about the augmented reality section of the exhibit, view ARnews.tv.

To find out more about our exhibit, please visit www.dalveromystic.com.

Many thanks to Julia Sverchuk and Sander Veenhof.


Restoring a Past, Charting a Future – Dalvero Academy exhibits at Mystic Seaport!

We are so proud to announce the April 28, 2012 opening of our exhibit: 

Restoring a Past, Charting a Future: An Artistic Discovery of America’s Whaling Legacy by Dalvero Academy.

art by Alexander Charner

The exhibit is three years in the making and the product of many, many classes held up at the Mystic Seaport in Connecticut, documenting the restoration of the whale-ship Charles W. Morgan, the only one of her kind left in the world. Not only did the artists create reportage of the restoration itself, they used the ideas and research conducted during their reportage work to illustrate the history and cultural significance of the ship. The renewed Morgan will set her course on an environmental mission, and the work in the show addresses that as well. The exhibit features 24 artists, including Dalvero instructors Veronica Lawlor and Margaret Hurst, and showcases our illustration through drawing, painting, printmaking, sculpture, photography, fiber arts, video and animation.

Please read more about the exhibit on the Mystic Seaport website HERE. And visit our website to read more about the artists in the show: www.dalveromystic.com.

art by Sara Dilliplane

The exhibit opens on April 28, 2012 and runs until September 9, 2013. We hope to see you there!

Dalvero Academy Open House

Dalvero Academy Open House!

Please join us for an afternoon of drawing, music, food and friendship.

Saturday, April 30, from 1 – 5 pm at our Brooklyn Studio.

Friends, family, children and significant others welcome. The lovely Lynn will be modeling. We’ll supply the paper – bring materials to draw with.

Please email us for address and directions: dalveroinfo[at]mac.com

We hope to see you there!

[pictured: Dalvero Open House, 2010]

Dalvero Academy makes the New York Times!

Our Mystic Seaport project and the Dalvero artists are mentioned by Quentin Snediker, director of the Mystic Shipyard, in an August 17th New York Times article about the whaling ship Morgan!

Quote: “We get layer upon layer of information,” he said. The least technical of the methods centers on a group of young artists who are sketching the various stages of the Morgan’s disassembly and repair. “It’s great to see it through their eyes,” Mr. Snediker said.”

Read the full article here: http://www.nytimes.com/2010/08/17/science/17ship.html?pagewanted=1&_r=1

Dalvero Academy

DALVERO ACADEMY: offering classes in drawing, illustration and graphic communication, from beginner to advanced levels. Studio classes in Brooklyn and location classes world-wide. For more information please email us at dalveroinfo@mac.com.
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Dalvero Academy is the dream of Margaret Hurst and Veronica Lawlor, educators and illustrators. Visit their website at www.studio1482.com.

Dalvero Academy Welcome

Welcome to the blog site of the Dalvero Academy!

We invite current students, former students, and friends of the academy to send us news of their accomplishments in the field of graphic communication to be posted. We hope you will also send us links to other blogs and web resources to post, so that this blog can be a resource and digital meeting place for all of you.

Stay tuned for more postings!