The painting studio serves educational and research needs in the subject of painting at undergraduate and postgraduate level of the Fine Arts Department. It explores and forms positions and perceptions regarding the concept and practice of art, and seeks to contribute to research into the formation of the expanded visual practice and to promote the dialogue between traditional forms of art and contemporary visual arts, through the broadness and variety of expressive media (painting, installations, modern audiovisual media, multimedia applications, etc.).
At the painting studio are developed special thematic and research activities, compulsory courses and a number of selective courses of the Department’s curriculum, and the dissertation projects of the students.
Painting Studio serves also for the organization of scientific lectures, workshops, seminars, symposiums, conferences and other artistic and scientific events, artwork, publications and publications and the invitation of Greek and foreign recognized art and theoreticians.
The painting studios (325sq.m and 600 sq.m) are fully equipped with easels, composition settings for drawing and painting, digital equipment (computers, projectors, cameras, etc), WiFi, and tutors' offices.