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  • Locations: Florence, Italy
  • Program Terms: Summer
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  • Program Sponsor: GEO (Global Education Oregon) 
  • This program is currently not accepting applications.
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Program Type: Study Abroad Minimum Class Standing: 1 Sophomore
Minimum GPA: 3.0 Language of Instruction: English
Area of Study: Art, Art History, Cultural and Linguistic Immersion, History
Program Description:

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Fibers in Florence

Learn Jacquard silk weaving and design at the Foundation Lisio in Florence, Italy. Explore fabric analysis and learn how to identify complex weave structures like brocade, damask, lampas, liseré, and velvet. On site, you will observe master silkweavers at their looms, engaged in the product design process.

GEO program fees cover tuition, housing, excursions, and on-site orientation. Insurance and a 24-hour emergency service are also included. For information on scholarship funding, please visit the Scholarships & Aid page on our website.

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Dates / Deadlines:

There are currently no active application cycles for this program.

This program is currently not accepting applications.