Master Classes



March 31 – April 2, 2017
To be held in CSU’s Seaboard Depot


Applicants will be accepted upon registration and payment.
Class is limited to 16 participants.
Deadline for applications: March 13, 2017


Photo by Geoffrey Berliner, Penumbra Foundation, NY

Photo by Geoffrey Berliner, Penumbra Foundation, NY


Jordan Sokol (b.1979) is from Queens, NY.

Jordan’s work focuses on the human figure. In 2013, after a  decade of studying and teaching in Italy he moved to Spain and began teaching privately from his studio in Madrid. In 2014 Jordan returned to the United States upon the invitation of The Florence Academy of Art to open their first official U.S. branch in Jersey City, NJ where he is currently the Academic Director.

Jordan has taught drawing and painting workshops throughout the United States and Europe including the Gage Academy of Art in Seattle, the Canova Atelier in Rome, the Janus Collaborative in New York, and the Art Students League of New York.

His work has been featured in numerous publications including ‘Lessons in Classical Drawing’ as well as ‘Lessons in Classical Painting: Essential Techniques from Inside the Atelier’ by Juliette Aristides and in 2013 was honored as one of the ’25 Artists of Tomorrow’ by American Artist Magazine.

Jordan’s work has exhibited internationally, including London’s National Portrait Gallery as part of the 2015 BP Portrait exhibition, and is represented by Arcadia Contemporary in Los Angeles.


Tuition for the Master Class is $900.
Scholarships will be provided to two CSU students.


Columbus Marriott
A block of rooms has been reserved at the Marriott in Columbus: 800 Front Avenue Columbus, GA 31901. To book a room click here. (Columbus Marriott is within brief walking distance to the location of the class)


Class begins at 9:00am and concludes at 4:00pm each day. Breakfast/ lunch and snacks are included.

Events surrounding the class:
Friday, March 31st – 6:00pm Reception in Bay Gallery, followed by a 6:30pm presentation by Jordon Sokol.

Saturday, April 1st – We will provide dinner at 4:00 p.m., immediately following class.
7:30 p.m. Kaleidoscope Concert at RiverCenter (you might want to look at the SSOM homepage to see if they have link to info about Kaleidoscope)- tickets will be provided.


Master Class Registration

Master Class Cancellation and Refund Policy

Master Class Materials List


For transportation from (ATL) Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport: Groome Transportation
For information regarding Columbus, Georgia: Attractions and Things To Do


For questions regarding this Master Class, please contact Kim Tucker at 706-507-8431 or