SACI Contemporary Art: Biennale and Beyond instructor, Richard Ingersoll, with SACI student at the Venice Biennale

Venice Biennale Program: Highlights of the SACI summer course in Venice

SACI’s Venice Biennale Program 2015 The SACI Summer 2015 Venice Biennale Program is quickly coming to a close. Here are some highlights of the inaugural edition of the program enjoyed by SACI students who were in Venice this month. This

SACI Contemporary Art: Biennale and Beyond instructor, Richard Ingersoll, with SACI student at the Venice Biennale

Venice Biennale Program: Highlights of the SACI summer course in Venice

SACI’s Venice Biennale Program 2015 The SACI Summer 2015 Venice Biennale Program is quickly coming to a close. Here are some highlights of the inaugural edition of the program enjoyed by SACI students who were in Venice this month. This

Tessilarte weaving studio for SACI courses

SACI’s Weaving courses held in historic Tessilarte weaving studio in Florence

In 2010, SACI weaving instructor, Patricia Kinsella opened “The Weaving Factory” in the historic weaving atelier of Tessilarte. The hand-weaving factory, originally specializing in the production of fabric for women’s wear, dates back to the 1920s. In 1947, the factory

Tessilarte weaving studio for SACI courses

SACI’s Weaving courses held in historic Tessilarte weaving studio in Florence

In 2010, SACI weaving instructor, Patricia Kinsella opened “The Weaving Factory” in the historic weaving atelier of Tessilarte. The hand-weaving factory, originally specializing in the production of fabric for women’s wear, dates back to the 1920s. In 1947, the factory

Medici Dynasty

The Medici Dynasty Show in Florence: learn about the Medici family, be entertained with high-tech theater

The Medici Dynasty Show This spring in Florence (just minutes away from SACI), a new and revolutionary international project of “infotainment” debuted in English, offering an opportunity to experience a modern masterpiece of artistic and historical ingenuity. With traditional costumes

Medici Dynasty

The Medici Dynasty Show in Florence: learn about the Medici family, be entertained with high-tech theater

The Medici Dynasty Show This spring in Florence (just minutes away from SACI), a new and revolutionary international project of “infotainment” debuted in English, offering an opportunity to experience a modern masterpiece of artistic and historical ingenuity. With traditional costumes

Tina Turner and Janis Joplin at the Madison Square Garden in New York, opening for Rolling Stones concert, November 27, 1969, copyright, Amalie R. Rotschild,

“Photographs of Amalie R. Rothschild: Eyewitness to the ’60’s Rock Revolution” in Pontassieve through September 26, 2015

Photographs of Amalie R. Rothschild: Eyewitness to the ’60’s Rock Revolution is currently on view at the Colonne del Palazzo Comunale di Pontassieve near Florence through July 26 and from August 29 – September 26, 2015. Photographer, filmmaker, and SACI Artists Council Member, Amalie R.

Tina Turner and Janis Joplin at the Madison Square Garden in New York, opening for Rolling Stones concert, November 27, 1969, copyright, Amalie R. Rotschild,

“Photographs of Amalie R. Rothschild: Eyewitness to the ’60’s Rock Revolution” in Pontassieve through September 26, 2015

Photographs of Amalie R. Rothschild: Eyewitness to the ’60’s Rock Revolution is currently on view at the Colonne del Palazzo Comunale di Pontassieve near Florence through July 26 and from August 29 – September 26, 2015. Photographer, filmmaker, and SACI Artists Council Member, Amalie R.

Jonathan Harwood, "Under the Stage"

SACI offers new Directed Independent Study option: “Theater, Body and Diversity” in Fall 2015

DIS: Theater, Body and Diversity (Instructor: Dejan Atanackovic) Beginning Fall 2015, SACI offers a new Directed Independent Study (DIS) option which is intended to explore the creative potential of a dialogue on diversity, through the language of theater and performance.

Jonathan Harwood, "Under the Stage"

SACI offers new Directed Independent Study option: “Theater, Body and Diversity” in Fall 2015

DIS: Theater, Body and Diversity (Instructor: Dejan Atanackovic) Beginning Fall 2015, SACI offers a new Directed Independent Study (DIS) option which is intended to explore the creative potential of a dialogue on diversity, through the language of theater and performance.

Elio Fiorucci

Italian Fashion Designer Elio Fiorucci passed away in Milan at age 80

The SACI community mourns the passing of Milanese fashion designer, Elio Fiorucci, which took place yesterday at age 80. Fiorucci was a member of the SACI Artists Council and in 2010, SACI proudly hosted him for an interview and exhibition

Elio Fiorucci

Italian Fashion Designer Elio Fiorucci passed away in Milan at age 80

The SACI community mourns the passing of Milanese fashion designer, Elio Fiorucci, which took place yesterday at age 80. Fiorucci was a member of the SACI Artists Council and in 2010, SACI proudly hosted him for an interview and exhibition

David LaChapelle, "After-the Deluge - Museum, 2007

David LaChapelle “After the Deluge” photo exhibition in Rome through September 13, 2015

David LaChapelle. Dopo il Diluvio Palazzo delle Esposizioni – Rome, Italy Through September 13, 2015 Curated by Gianni Mercurio David LaChapelle, the great American artist and photographer, comes back after more than 15 years to Palazzo delle Esposizioni with one

David LaChapelle, "After-the Deluge - Museum, 2007

David LaChapelle “After the Deluge” photo exhibition in Rome through September 13, 2015

David LaChapelle. Dopo il Diluvio Palazzo delle Esposizioni – Rome, Italy Through September 13, 2015 Curated by Gianni Mercurio David LaChapelle, the great American artist and photographer, comes back after more than 15 years to Palazzo delle Esposizioni with one

Toscana '900

Toscana ‘900 celebrates 20th century art in Tuscany with exhibitions and events through December 2015

Toscana ’900: through December 31, 2015 around Tuscany Toscana ’900 is a project entirely dedicated to art of the 20th century in Tuscany: exhibitions, events, a multimedia video guide, and an application gathering a thousand voices to tell a single story.

Toscana '900

Toscana ‘900 celebrates 20th century art in Tuscany with exhibitions and events through December 2015

Toscana ’900: through December 31, 2015 around Tuscany Toscana ’900 is a project entirely dedicated to art of the 20th century in Tuscany: exhibitions, events, a multimedia video guide, and an application gathering a thousand voices to tell a single story.

giovani-troilo

“Cortona on the Move: Photography in Travel” opens July 16 through September 27, 2015 in Cortona

Cortona On The Move – Photography in Travel July 16 – September 27, 2015 Cortona, Italy Cortona On The Move International Photography Festival is celebrating its first five years of activity. In this short space of time Cortona OTM has

giovani-troilo

“Cortona on the Move: Photography in Travel” opens July 16 through September 27, 2015 in Cortona

Cortona On The Move – Photography in Travel July 16 – September 27, 2015 Cortona, Italy Cortona On The Move International Photography Festival is celebrating its first five years of activity. In this short space of time Cortona OTM has

Anish Kapoor - "Descension" 2015, Steel, water, motor, 500 x 500 cm, Galleria Continua, San Gimignano

Anish Kapoor at Galleria Continua in San Gimignano through September 5 and at Versailles through November 1, 2015

ANISH KAPOOR – ‘Descension’ Galleria Continua, San Gimignano – ITALY Through September 5, 2015 Its only fitting to install Anish Kapoor’s endlessly swirling whirlpool, Descension in San Gimignano’s Galleria Continua. If you are planning a trip to the picturesque Tuscany

Anish Kapoor - "Descension" 2015, Steel, water, motor, 500 x 500 cm, Galleria Continua, San Gimignano

Anish Kapoor at Galleria Continua in San Gimignano through September 5 and at Versailles through November 1, 2015

ANISH KAPOOR – ‘Descension’ Galleria Continua, San Gimignano – ITALY Through September 5, 2015 Its only fitting to install Anish Kapoor’s endlessly swirling whirlpool, Descension in San Gimignano’s Galleria Continua. If you are planning a trip to the picturesque Tuscany

Deborah Zlotsky: "Ephemera" in the SACi Gallery

“Ephemera,” new work by Deborah Zlotsky in SACI Gallery through July 30, 2015

Deborah Zlotsky: Ephemera July 2-30, 2015 SACI Gallery, Florence – ITALY An exhibition of 2D art works by DEBORAH ZLOTSKY (USA), winner of SACI’s first International Art Exhibition Award 2015 opened last Thursday in the SACI Gallery in SACI’s historic

Deborah Zlotsky: "Ephemera" in the SACi Gallery

“Ephemera,” new work by Deborah Zlotsky in SACI Gallery through July 30, 2015

Deborah Zlotsky: Ephemera July 2-30, 2015 SACI Gallery, Florence – ITALY An exhibition of 2D art works by DEBORAH ZLOTSKY (USA), winner of SACI’s first International Art Exhibition Award 2015 opened last Thursday in the SACI Gallery in SACI’s historic

Da Vinci Live

Experience “Da Vinci Alive” through August 2, 2015, at the Chiesa Santo Stefano al Ponte in Florence

Da Vinci Alive Chiesa Santo Stefano al Ponte Piazza di Santo Stefano, 5 – Florence, ITALY Through August 2, 2015 Developed in collaboration with the Museo Leonardo da Vinci in Rome and experts from Italy and France, Da Vinci Alive inaugurated

Da Vinci Live

Experience “Da Vinci Alive” through August 2, 2015, at the Chiesa Santo Stefano al Ponte in Florence

Da Vinci Alive Chiesa Santo Stefano al Ponte Piazza di Santo Stefano, 5 – Florence, ITALY Through August 2, 2015 Developed in collaboration with the Museo Leonardo da Vinci in Rome and experts from Italy and France, Da Vinci Alive inaugurated

Antony Gormley, "HUMAN" installation at the Forte Belevedere, Florence

Antony Gormley: HUMAN exhibition a Forte Belvedere with events at Museo Novecento, Florence

Antony Gormley: HUMAN April 26–September 27, 2015 Forte di Belvedere, Florence – Italy Hours: Tuesday–Sunday 10am–8pm, Free entrance Through September 27, 2015, Florence is hosting, HUMAN, an exhibition and installation of work by Antony Gormley, one of the most acclaimed

Antony Gormley, "HUMAN" installation at the Forte Belevedere, Florence

Antony Gormley: HUMAN exhibition a Forte Belvedere with events at Museo Novecento, Florence

Antony Gormley: HUMAN April 26–September 27, 2015 Forte di Belvedere, Florence – Italy Hours: Tuesday–Sunday 10am–8pm, Free entrance Through September 27, 2015, Florence is hosting, HUMAN, an exhibition and installation of work by Antony Gormley, one of the most acclaimed

Leonard Kessler’s ca. 1948 photograph Andy Warhol, Dorothy Cantor, and Philip Pearlstein on Carnegie Institute of Technology campus, courtesy of the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

“Pearlstein, Warhol, Cantor: From Pittsburgh to New York” through September 6 at The Andy Warhol Museum

Pearlstein, Warhol, Cantor: From Pittsburgh to New York Through September 6, 2015 Andy Warhol Museum – Pittsburgh, PA The Andy Warhol Museum presents Pearlstein, Warhol, Cantor: From Pittsburgh to New York, the first exhibition to explore the work of Philip

Leonard Kessler’s ca. 1948 photograph Andy Warhol, Dorothy Cantor, and Philip Pearlstein on Carnegie Institute of Technology campus, courtesy of the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

“Pearlstein, Warhol, Cantor: From Pittsburgh to New York” through September 6 at The Andy Warhol Museum

Pearlstein, Warhol, Cantor: From Pittsburgh to New York Through September 6, 2015 Andy Warhol Museum – Pittsburgh, PA The Andy Warhol Museum presents Pearlstein, Warhol, Cantor: From Pittsburgh to New York, the first exhibition to explore the work of Philip

Pistoia Blues 2015

Pistoia Blues Music Festival 2015: July 1-24 features Santana, Sting, Hozier and more…

Pistoia Blues 2015 Every summer, the city of Pistoia (about 40 minutes from Florence) hosts the biggest blues festival in Tuscany, headlining big names in Blues and Rock in the city’s beautiful Piazza Duomo. This year, you can get your

Pistoia Blues 2015

Pistoia Blues Music Festival 2015: July 1-24 features Santana, Sting, Hozier and more…

Pistoia Blues 2015 Every summer, the city of Pistoia (about 40 minutes from Florence) hosts the biggest blues festival in Tuscany, headlining big names in Blues and Rock in the city’s beautiful Piazza Duomo. This year, you can get your

GuatePhoto

GuatePhoto 2015 Festival deadline to submit: August 21, 2015

GuatePhoto International Festival of Photography 2015 Deadline to submit: August 21, 2015 APPLY NOW GuatePhoto International Festival of Photography aims to educate, promote, document and celebrate contemporary photography through diverse exhibitions, artist talks, portfolios reviews and other dynamic events and

GuatePhoto

GuatePhoto 2015 Festival deadline to submit: August 21, 2015

GuatePhoto International Festival of Photography 2015 Deadline to submit: August 21, 2015 APPLY NOW GuatePhoto International Festival of Photography aims to educate, promote, document and celebrate contemporary photography through diverse exhibitions, artist talks, portfolios reviews and other dynamic events and