It steps into the mind of someone who is living, breathing and dreaming of their goal, both night and day. It’s about Troy, an artist, who is here in body, but there in spirit.
As an exceptional young talented Australian artist, Troy Argyros has been chosen from a worldwide selection process to attend a specialist course at The Florence Academy of Art. Be part of creating a new master.
This is an opportunity to shape the future of a life. The life of a unique artist who presents the sights of our current world through the techniques of the past great masters. His ambition is alive and his intention is to realise his purpose.
WHAT ARE THE FUNDS BEING RAISED FOR?
The Florence Academy of Art course fees
Course fees: AUD $23,318.55 as at 1.6.2017
OWN YOUR PIECE OF FLORENCE:
1/ THANK YOU POSTCARD
$50: Receive a personalised post card featuring an original sketch by Troy Argyros sent from Florence
$500: Receive a small oil painting created in Florence - delivered on return to Melbourne by 31 December 2018
3/ PRIVATE ART TOUR
$295: Experience the NGV through the eyes of an artist; a private guided tour of 3 hours (for up to 4 people) to explore art techniques of the great masters, including afternoon tea; redeemable by 3.9.17
4/ SEE YOUR NAME ON THE BIG SCREEN
$1000: Your very own screen credit. See your name featured in the film as Executive Producer - the most powerful role of all!
5/ THANK YOU E MAIL
$10: Receive a personalised e mail from Troy Argyros
An amount of your choice
WHAT HAS BEEN DONE SO FAR?
Troy has worked to raise funds for all expenses and
half of his course fees. The remaining fees need to be raised by 2.9.2017
Course dates: 2.10.2017 - 22.6. 2018
THE FLORENCE ACADEMY OF ART
Engage with the art of now by supporting the visual voice of now.
“Everyone has their own unique story of life, but it is their dream which invigorates them. One person’s inspiration can result in a world of enjoyment for others”
Sophie Kesoglidis, Producer/ Director
ARTIST- Troy Argyros:
Troy Argyros is a realist painter based in Melbourne, Australia, with a Bachelor of Fine Art Painting from Monash University. In 2013, Troy won first prize in Chapel Street’s Art Town and in 2014 was awarded a scholarship by The Florence Academy of Art to attend a workshop on figure painting – an experience which profoundly enriched his practice. His solo exhibitions have included You Have Been Loved at Red Gallery, Fragments of Florence at Sofitel Melbourne, and Small Pictures at Melbourne Studio of Art. Currently, Troy paints at River Studios.
PRODUCER/ DIRECTOR: Sophie Kesoglidis
Sophie Kesoglidis is a Melbourne-based entertainment professional. She has undertaken studies in the Masters of Producing program at American Film Institute, Los Angeles. Her producing slate includes a pilot requested by Channel 9, a 13 week lifestyle TV series, a short documentary film, variety show promo featuring Tina Arena, Placido Domingo and Bruce Beresford and a comedy short film, shot on the Seinfeld set at CBS Radford, Los Angeles.
Artist: Troy Argyros
Model: Gia Lulic
Producer/ Director/ Editor: Sophie Kesoglidis
Cinematography: Tiana Lioulios, Anna Ross & Victor Ng
Running Time: 2'36" minutes