Art & Culture

“Culture is the widening of the mind and of the spirit”

Do you have an interest in art, music, dance or drama, and you’d like to explore art culture at home or overseas? Check out the following gap year providers offering educational gap year art and performing arts experiences: –

Based in Florence, Italy, the study abroad program exploring a variety of art forms to build a portfolio, and to prepare students for a future studying art.

Small group and individual study programs in Greece and Italy focussing on individual goals and growth.

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Art History Abroad’s courses are essentially about the wonders of Italian art. Tutors inevitably draw connections between art, philosophy, literature or history so, effectively, they teach civilisation.

Berridge Creative Semester is a hands-on, multi arts program based in an 18th century French chateau. Study Film, Theatre, Studio Art, Music and Photography with professional artists.

A professional sound engineering school in Nashville, Tennessee. Courses offer students the best foundation to establish and build a career in sound.

Calleva, based in Maryland, USA, offer a hands-on semester Wilderness Film program for those interested in film making.

Short and online fashion and fashion media industries courses, including VOGUE Summer School.

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John Hall Venice offers a 9-week residential course in London, Venice, Florence and Rome. Courses introduce gap year students to various aspects of culture – music, art history, architecture, literature etc.

PizArt’s Dance Gap Year courses help dancers build the next chapter in their professional and personal life.

Begin your journey of self-discovery at the centre of the art world on a 6 or 12 weeks program in London.