C113-Paper Sculptures & Light Boxes-IN PERSON

In this class, students will create their own light box paper sculptures, by designing and assembling 3D scenes out of layers of paper. The  layers create depth and drama, which come to life when it is lit up from behind. They will be guided through the process of ideation and brainstorming , sketching,  cutting out, troubleshooting and finally assembling the light box paper sculptures.

Special Notes

Note on Health & Safety Policy:

The Center has updated its Health and Safety Policies and Procedures related to COVID-19. As of  August 22, 2022, vaccinations are suggested but not required. Mask wearing is suggested but not required. 

All students must comply with the Health and Safety Policies and Procedures found on The Center's website. There will be no refunds for students removed from class for failure to observe The Center’s Health and Safety Policies and Procedures.

In the event of a closure due to the COVID-19 virus, this class will move online using ZOOM. There will be no refunds or credits for classes that were scheduled to take place on-site but were moved to an online format for health and safety purposes.

About the Instructor

Aldo Villareal Astuvilca

A Central Jersey based artist and a professional graphic designer. He graduated from Rutgers University with his BFA in Graphic Design and Minor in Art History. His lifelong passion for art has resulted in working with several arts organizations, to help produce some large scale pieces, public murals and after school arts programs.


Class Details

February 04 - March 11, 01:00 pm - 02:30 pm

Days: Saturday

Tuition: $201

Member Tuition: N/A

Location: The Center for Contemporary Art

Semester: Winter 2023

Level: Teens (Ages 12-15)

Instructor: Aldo Villareal Astuvilca