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Mask making workshop with Alfredo Iriarte

16 Jul 2018 to 20 Jul 2018
16th - 20th of July
Learn the Art of mask making with Alfredo Iriarte.
Event type: 
Art, Craft, Workshop/Seminar
$500 Expressive masks $570 commedia masks
Unitec Mt Albert
139 Carrington Rd, Mount Albert, Auckland 1025


Uraguayan actor, director, plastic artist and mask maker Alfredo Iriarte has given workshops in the craftsmanship of his theatrical masks in France, Italy , Belguim, England, Germany, Puerto Rico and the USA.

Now he is coming to Auckland to conduct 2 workshops - one in commedia masks and the other in expressive masks. In each workshop participants will make a mask to call their own and learn Alfredos masterful techniques.

The commedia masks are made from leather and sculpted from an existing mould while the expressive masks are designed by the students, formed in clay, set using plaster and painted.

Materials such as leather, clay , tools and paints are all provided.

Special Price of $950 if you book both workshops.

Send an email to emilyhurley.43@gmail.com if you would like an infomation pack sent to you.

Limited places are availible - to make a deposit and book a place please also contact emilyhurley.43@gmail.com

Written by

Emily Hurley

9 May 2018