• Single w/shared bathroom* – CAD $1,880.00
  • Couple w/ensuite Oceanfront* – CAD $1,820.00
  • Couple w/ensuite* – CAD $1,670.00
  • Couple w/shared bathroom* – CAD $1,520.00
  • Twin w/ensuite oceanfront* – CAD $1,820.00
  • Twin w/ensuite* – CAD $1,670.00
  • Twin w/shared bathroom* – CAD $1,520.00
  • Three-share w/shared bathroom* – CAD $1,365.00
  • Dorm Lower Bunk – CAD $1,230.00
  • Dorm Upper Bunk – CAD $1,230.00
  • Tent Site Single – CAD $1,120.00
  • Tent Site Couple – CAD $1,040.00
  • Commuter – CAD $1,042.50

Date & Time Details:
Starts with dinner on August 14
Ends with lunch on August 19


8:30-9:30am Breakfast
9:30-12:15pm Morning Session
12:30-1:30pm Lunch
3:00-6:00pm Afternoon Session
Afternoon Off on August 17
6:30-7:30pm Dinner

Location: Cortes Island

Tuition: $565

Inclusive Price: $1,040 - $2,355 / 5 nights. Includes tuition, room, all meals, and Hollyhock activities (depends on accommodation choice).

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Art Inspired by Ancient Alphabets

With Saki Mafundikwa

August 14 - 19, 2019

Since the dawn of humanity, along with the need for food, clothes and shelter, the urge to communicate has been encoded into our DNA. Saki will introduce all the known scripts of the world – unpacking them as inspiration to creating art and design.

Watch his Ted Talk below for a sample of what to expect during this linguistic journey.

Presenter

Saki Mafundikwa
Saki Mafundikwa is the founder and director of the Zimbabwe Institute of Vigital Arts (ZIVA), a design and new media training college in Harare, Zimbabwe. He was educated in the US with a BA in Telecommunications and Fine Arts from Indiana University and an MFA in Graphic Design from Yale University. He returned home in 1998 to found ZIVA after working in New York City as a graphic designer, art director and design instructor. Mafundikwa’s book, Afrikan Alphabets: the Story of Writing in Africa, was published in 2004. Besides being of historical importance, it is also the first book on…
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