01 SEP 2016 — 30 JUN 2017


The Museo ABC, following its primary aim to promote, design and plan activities around contemporary drawing and illustration presents its Education Program for Autumn 2016 – Summer 2017.  A new edition of seven Learning Courses to teach drawing and illustration to all kinds of public (general audiences, courses for the elderly, etc.). This program pretends to disclose the secrets of the art of drawing to the participants who, guided by acknowledged European teachers and illustrators, will learn a variety of techniques, different disciplines and the tools to assist them in their artistic endeavors. Moreover, the pupils will expand their creativity and develop their inner artistic skills.

Since the Museum’s opening in 2010, a wide outreach program has been developed. Our pillar: Educating through drawings.

The Education Program for Autumn 2016 – Summer 2017 in Museo ABC includes the following courses:

Thought, image and mouse. Conceptual illustration in a digital environment
Teacher: Eva Vázquez
October – December 2016. Fridays: 16 – 18 h.
Creativity and drawing: rupture, new connections and the search of an imaginary of our own
Teacher: Kike de la Rubia
October 2016 – March 2017. Tuesdays: 17.30 – 20 h.

Introduction to Calligraphy
Teacher: Isabel Padilla
October 2016 – March 2017. Tuesdays: 12 – 14 h.

Watercolour. The entire technique
Teacher: Pablo Rubén
October 2016 – June 2017
Two levels:
Watercolour for learners. Two groups on Wednesdays: 12-14 h / 15.30-17.30 h
Watercolour for advanced artists. Three groups:  Wednesdays: 9.30 – 11.30 h / Wednesdays: 17.45 – 19.45 h / Thursdays: 9-11 h.

Drawing and its techniques. Course for the elderly
Teacher: Juan Ramón Alonso
October 2016 – June 2017. Thursdays: 11 – 13.30 h

Contemporary drawing.  Course for the elderly
Teacher: Javier Chavarría
October 2016 – June 2017. Fridays: 11 – 13.30 h

«Fable illustrating» on a notebook
Teacher: Richard Câmara
September 2016 – June 2017
Project in collaboration with Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales (MNCN), Madrid.
Thursdays: 18 – 20 h in Museo ABC / Saturdays 11 -13.30 h in MNCN


    For further information, please download the programs of every course in Spanish (teaching program, résumé of the teacher, timetables and pedagogical methodology).