CUPA Paris - Study Abroad

Paris - Study Abroad


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A Rigorous & Stimulating Curriculum

CUPA Art & Design students enjoy the intensely creative environment of the studios and classrooms at Paris College of Art. Working alongside BFA degree candidates, CUPA Art & Design students choose courses from the following areas of study:

  • Communication Design
  • Fashion Design
  • Interior Design
  • Photography
  • Design Management
  • Fine Arts
  • Liberal Studies / Art History

Courses are conducted in English. However, all students are required to pursue the study of the host language during their time in Paris. A selection of thematic and competence-based French language courses is offered and students may also benefit from individualized language tutoring

Junior from Bates College

Business Practice in Design
Photography Lighting Techniques
Photography Junior Seminar
Photography in Paris
Paris Inside/Out
Fantomes, Territoires & Technologie (course offered in French)

Junior from the University of Mary Washington

Junior Sculpture
The Artists Book
Experimental Drawing
Art of Scandal
French III

Junior from Fordham University

Publication Design
Viral Media
Motion Graphics
Digital Fashion Studio
Topics in the History of Fashion
Paris Inside/Out
French III

Junior from Vassar College

Fashion Publishing
Paris through the Photographer’s Lens
Introduction to Design Studies
Historical Perspectives on Curatorial Practice
Paris Inside/Out
French III

Junior from Lehigh University

Human Centered Design
Fashion Professionals
Photography since 1960
French I
Global Design in the 21st Century

Junior from Cornell University

2d Studio
Fashion Drawing III
Couture Craftsmanship
Classicism & its Discontents
Paris Inside/Out
French I
Creative Machine Knitting


12, rue Vavin
75006 Paris France
+33(0)1 42 22 87 50
Fax: +33 (0)1 45 48 23 24

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