In 1895 the Latvian Union of Decorative Painters established the Decorative Painters School. In 1928 – 1944 the School’s title was “Vocational School of Latvia’s Decorative Painter Trade Promotion and Assistance Society.” From October 1944 to 1946 the School’s title was Riga Art Highschool; in February of 1945 the workshop of artist Roberts Tillbergs was incorporated in the school. On March 18, 1946, the school was given the name of Janis Rozentals, a prominent Latvian painter (1866 – 1916). The school’s official title from 1946 to 1998 was Janis Rozentals Art Highschool. From 1998 – 2002 the school was reorganized into Janis Rozentals Art College, but in March 18, 2002, renamed again into Janis Rozentals Art Highschool, the name it carries today.
Janis Rozentals Art Highschool provides education in accordance with the regular high school curriculum augmented by classes in drawing, painting, composition, sculpture, photography, computer design, graphic arts and video. After completing the combined three-year high school and art program, students can choose to continue their studies in one of the following specialties:
Visual Art – graduates receive the qualification of Illustrator. In the 4th year the students specialize in one of the following areas: painting, sculpture or graphic arts.
Audiovisual media art – Multimedia design; graduates receive the qualification of Multimedia Designer. In the 4th year the students specialize in one of the following areas: computer graphics design, Internet design, 3DM, animation design or video design.
Audiovisual media art – fine art photography; graduates receive the qualification of Photographer. In the 4th year students specialize in fine art photography.
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