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“Hexahedron & More” Spoken Word Performance & Open mic, Tuesday, February 16 at 6:30pm

Hexahedron & More Spoken Word Performance & Open Mic Tuesday, February 16 at 6:30pm Via Sant’Egidio, 33r – Florence, Italy For the closing evening of pop-up exhibition showcase Hexahedron & More (see images below), Fadi Daoud Private Studio presents a spoken-word

02-16-event

“Hexahedron & More” Spoken Word Performance & Open mic, Tuesday, February 16 at 6:30pm

Hexahedron & More Spoken Word Performance & Open Mic Tuesday, February 16 at 6:30pm Via Sant’Egidio, 33r – Florence, Italy For the closing evening of pop-up exhibition showcase Hexahedron & More (see images below), Fadi Daoud Private Studio presents a spoken-word

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SACI’s Body Archives class visits La Specola Museum

SACI’s Body Archives class recently visited the Museum of Natural History “La Specola” in Florence for the second time. Hosted by Emanuele Paggetti, they toured through the Hall of the Skeletons, the Torrino Astronomico, and the Poccianti Corridor where they came in contact

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SACI’s Body Archives class visits La Specola Museum

SACI’s Body Archives class recently visited the Museum of Natural History “La Specola” in Florence for the second time. Hosted by Emanuele Paggetti, they toured through the Hall of the Skeletons, the Torrino Astronomico, and the Poccianti Corridor where they came in contact

Domenico Ghirlandaio, Nascita della Vergine, 1486; Firenze, Santa Maria Novella, cappella Tornabuoni

Art historian Elena Capretti on “La casa nel Rinascimento fiorentino e i suoi segreti” at SACI, February 10, 2016

La casa nel Rinascimento fiorentino e i suoi segreti: arte, tradizione e quotidianità – Elena Capretti Wednesday, February 10, 2016 at 6:00pm at SACI, Via Sant’Antonino 11 Join us for the 2nd lecture in SACI’s Clayton Hubbs Lecture Hall (Palazzo dei Cartelloni)

Domenico Ghirlandaio, Nascita della Vergine, 1486; Firenze, Santa Maria Novella, cappella Tornabuoni

Art historian Elena Capretti on “La casa nel Rinascimento fiorentino e i suoi segreti” at SACI, February 10, 2016

La casa nel Rinascimento fiorentino e i suoi segreti: arte, tradizione e quotidianità – Elena Capretti Wednesday, February 10, 2016 at 6:00pm at SACI, Via Sant’Antonino 11 Join us for the 2nd lecture in SACI’s Clayton Hubbs Lecture Hall (Palazzo dei Cartelloni)

Detail of Wallpaper #9, Betty Woodman, 2015. Courtesy the artist.

Ceramist Betty Woodman, SACI Artists Council member exhibits at ICA in London through April 10, 2016

Betty Woodman: Theatre of the Domestic Through April 10, 2016 Institute of Contemporary Arts – London Ceramic artist and SACI Artists Council Member, Betty Woodman, exhibits at the Institute of Contemporary Arts in London, February 3 – April 10, 2016. Betty Woodman: Theatre of

Detail of Wallpaper #9, Betty Woodman, 2015. Courtesy the artist.

Ceramist Betty Woodman, SACI Artists Council member exhibits at ICA in London through April 10, 2016

Betty Woodman: Theatre of the Domestic Through April 10, 2016 Institute of Contemporary Arts – London Ceramic artist and SACI Artists Council Member, Betty Woodman, exhibits at the Institute of Contemporary Arts in London, February 3 – April 10, 2016. Betty Woodman: Theatre of

Beverly Pepper, "My Circle," 2008, Cor-Ten steel, 173 1/4 x 165 x 110 1/4 inches, 440 x 419 x 280 cm. Photo of the work installed at Union Square, NYC.

“My Circle” sculpture by Beverly Pepper, SACI Artists Council Member, in NYC through May 2016

Beverly Pepper: My Circle Through May 2016 in NYC In special recognition of Beverly Pepper’s 93rd birthday, the Directors of Marlborough Gallery, NYC Parks and the Union Square Partnership are pleased to publically display the monumental sculpture My Circle, 2008, being exhibited

Beverly Pepper, "My Circle," 2008, Cor-Ten steel, 173 1/4 x 165 x 110 1/4 inches, 440 x 419 x 280 cm. Photo of the work installed at Union Square, NYC.

“My Circle” sculpture by Beverly Pepper, SACI Artists Council Member, in NYC through May 2016

Beverly Pepper: My Circle Through May 2016 in NYC In special recognition of Beverly Pepper’s 93rd birthday, the Directors of Marlborough Gallery, NYC Parks and the Union Square Partnership are pleased to publically display the monumental sculpture My Circle, 2008, being exhibited

Katie Pumphrey, "Heads and Horns" 60" x 92", charcoal on canvas, 2016

SACI Alum, Katie Pumphrey, exhibits her work and swims English Channel

Katie Pumphrey (SACI alum, Spring 2008) loved every moment of her time spent in Florence at SACI. In 2015 she decided to take the plunge to be a full-time artist and recently moved to Washington DC, where she has been busy

Katie Pumphrey, "Heads and Horns" 60" x 92", charcoal on canvas, 2016

SACI Alum, Katie Pumphrey, exhibits her work and swims English Channel

Katie Pumphrey (SACI alum, Spring 2008) loved every moment of her time spent in Florence at SACI. In 2015 she decided to take the plunge to be a full-time artist and recently moved to Washington DC, where she has been busy

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“The future looks brighter than ever.” at Biagiotti Progetto Arte, opens February 4, 2016

The future looks brighter than ever. Kevin Jerome Everson | Justin Randolph Thompson | Anike Joyce Sadiq February 4-28, 2016 Opening: February 4, 2016 at 6pm The future looks brighter than ever. is a two-person exhibition by Kevin Jerome Everson and Justin Randolph Thompson

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“The future looks brighter than ever.” at Biagiotti Progetto Arte, opens February 4, 2016

The future looks brighter than ever. Kevin Jerome Everson | Justin Randolph Thompson | Anike Joyce Sadiq February 4-28, 2016 Opening: February 4, 2016 at 6pm The future looks brighter than ever. is a two-person exhibition by Kevin Jerome Everson and Justin Randolph Thompson

Lorenzo Pezzatini, Autoritratto in quadricromia, 1983, Acrylics on emulsified canvas, cm.70X50. Courtesy of the artist.

SACI Instructor, Lorenzo Pezzatini, interviewed in “Wall Street International” about origin of Filo

Filoworlds An interview with Lorenzo Pezzatini SACI instructor, artist Lorenzo Pezzatini was recently interviewed by Raffaele Quattrone in the Wall Street International Art section (January 30, 2016), titled Filoworlds. Find out about the origins of Lorenzo’s blue, yellow, and red acrylic paint Filo

Lorenzo Pezzatini, Autoritratto in quadricromia, 1983, Acrylics on emulsified canvas, cm.70X50. Courtesy of the artist.

SACI Instructor, Lorenzo Pezzatini, interviewed in “Wall Street International” about origin of Filo

Filoworlds An interview with Lorenzo Pezzatini SACI instructor, artist Lorenzo Pezzatini was recently interviewed by Raffaele Quattrone in the Wall Street International Art section (January 30, 2016), titled Filoworlds. Find out about the origins of Lorenzo’s blue, yellow, and red acrylic paint Filo

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“Hexahedron & More” exhibition features SACI MFA students, Wednesday, February 3, 2016

Hexahedron & More An International Showcase of Artworks Wednesday, February 3 at 7pm – Via Sant’Egidio 17, Florence – Italy In an attempt to contribute to the artistic spirit of Florence, Italy, and in cooperation with Studio Art Centers International

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“Hexahedron & More” exhibition features SACI MFA students, Wednesday, February 3, 2016

Hexahedron & More An International Showcase of Artworks Wednesday, February 3 at 7pm – Via Sant’Egidio 17, Florence – Italy In an attempt to contribute to the artistic spirit of Florence, Italy, and in cooperation with Studio Art Centers International

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Call for Residency – Urban Layers – New Paths in Photography, deadline: February 19, 2016

Call for Residency Urban Layers – New Paths in Photography Application deadline: February 19, 2016 Fondazione Orestiadi onlus promotes a program of artistic residencies open to international artists from March 31st to April 21st 2016. The residencies will be hosted in Gibellina

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Call for Residency – Urban Layers – New Paths in Photography, deadline: February 19, 2016

Call for Residency Urban Layers – New Paths in Photography Application deadline: February 19, 2016 Fondazione Orestiadi onlus promotes a program of artistic residencies open to international artists from March 31st to April 21st 2016. The residencies will be hosted in Gibellina

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Artefiera Bologna International Fair of Modern + Contemporary Art: January 29 – February 1, 2016

  ARTEFIERA January 29 – February 1, 2016: once again this year with the 40th edition, Bologna hosts Artefiera: International Exhibition of Contemporary Art. This is one of the most important contemporary art fairs in Italy and is only a

Artefiera

Artefiera Bologna International Fair of Modern + Contemporary Art: January 29 – February 1, 2016

  ARTEFIERA January 29 – February 1, 2016: once again this year with the 40th edition, Bologna hosts Artefiera: International Exhibition of Contemporary Art. This is one of the most important contemporary art fairs in Italy and is only a

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Art historian Elena Capretti on “La casa nel Rinascimento fiorentino e i suoi segreti” at SACI, January 27, 2016

La casa nel Rinascimento fiorentino e i suoi segreti: arte, tradizione e quotidianità – Elena Capretti Wednesday, January 27, 2015 at 6:00pm at SACI, Via Sant’Antonino 11 Join us for a lecture in SACI’s Clayton Hubbs Lecture Hall (Palazzo dei Cartelloni) by Art

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Art historian Elena Capretti on “La casa nel Rinascimento fiorentino e i suoi segreti” at SACI, January 27, 2016

La casa nel Rinascimento fiorentino e i suoi segreti: arte, tradizione e quotidianità – Elena Capretti Wednesday, January 27, 2015 at 6:00pm at SACI, Via Sant’Antonino 11 Join us for a lecture in SACI’s Clayton Hubbs Lecture Hall (Palazzo dei Cartelloni) by Art

SACI Design Faculty Exhibition

SACI Design Faculty in “Design is Mapping Out Human Logic” exhibition through February 26, 2016

DESIGN IS MAPPING OUT HUMAN LOGIC Through FEBRUARY 26, 2016 Last week in SACI’s Maidoff Gallery, an exhibition opened featuring graphic works by SACI Communication Design Area Faculty: Raffaele Cingottini (Web Design), Anne Duvernoy (Italian Fashion Design), Sylvie Duvernoy (Architectural Drawing), Elena Lombardi (Illustration), Dusko Stojanovic (Typography and Graphic Design),

SACI Design Faculty Exhibition

SACI Design Faculty in “Design is Mapping Out Human Logic” exhibition through February 26, 2016

DESIGN IS MAPPING OUT HUMAN LOGIC Through FEBRUARY 26, 2016 Last week in SACI’s Maidoff Gallery, an exhibition opened featuring graphic works by SACI Communication Design Area Faculty: Raffaele Cingottini (Web Design), Anne Duvernoy (Italian Fashion Design), Sylvie Duvernoy (Architectural Drawing), Elena Lombardi (Illustration), Dusko Stojanovic (Typography and Graphic Design),

Christo, Project for Lake Iseo, Italy, collage, 2014, 17x22”, pencil, wax crayon, enamel paint, map, fabric, tape. Photo: Wolfgang Volz ©2014 Christo

Christo in Italy: “The Floating Piers,” Project for Lake Iseo this summer 2016

Christo: The Floating Piers Project for Lake Iseo, Italy June 18 to July 3, 2016 (weather permitting) Christo is at it again. Despite his 80 years, he continues to be inspired to bring wonders to our environment on a large scale. The

Christo, Project for Lake Iseo, Italy, collage, 2014, 17x22”, pencil, wax crayon, enamel paint, map, fabric, tape. Photo: Wolfgang Volz ©2014 Christo

Christo in Italy: “The Floating Piers,” Project for Lake Iseo this summer 2016

Christo: The Floating Piers Project for Lake Iseo, Italy June 18 to July 3, 2016 (weather permitting) Christo is at it again. Despite his 80 years, he continues to be inspired to bring wonders to our environment on a large scale. The

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“Frida Kahlo: Photographs by Leo Matiz” in Bologna through February 28, 2016

Frida Kahlo: Photographs by Leo Matiz ONO Arte Contemporanea – Bologna Through February 28, 2016 ONO Contemporary Art in collaboration with Alejandra Matiz (Leo Matiz Foundation) presents Frida Kahlo: Photographs by Leo Matiz. The images of Leo Matiz, a Colombian photographer born in the

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“Frida Kahlo: Photographs by Leo Matiz” in Bologna through February 28, 2016

Frida Kahlo: Photographs by Leo Matiz ONO Arte Contemporanea – Bologna Through February 28, 2016 ONO Contemporary Art in collaboration with Alejandra Matiz (Leo Matiz Foundation) presents Frida Kahlo: Photographs by Leo Matiz. The images of Leo Matiz, a Colombian photographer born in the

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“Now and Then” at the New York Academy of Art features 2 SACI artists, opens tonight

Now and Then: Drawings from the 19th Century to the Present January 19 – March 6, 2016 Opening reception: January 19, 6-8 pm Talk with Artists and Curators: January 27, 6:30 pm New York Academy of Art 111 Franklin Street,

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“Now and Then” at the New York Academy of Art features 2 SACI artists, opens tonight

Now and Then: Drawings from the 19th Century to the Present January 19 – March 6, 2016 Opening reception: January 19, 6-8 pm Talk with Artists and Curators: January 27, 6:30 pm New York Academy of Art 111 Franklin Street,