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SACI Alum, Josh Dorman (Spring 1987) exhibits a One New York Plaza: August 24-September 25, 2015

American Soil August 24 – September 25, 2015 One New York Plaza – New York, NY 8am – 7pm SACI Alum, Josh Dorman (Spring 1987) exhibits American Soil, an installation of twelve 7×9′ windows that weave together early 1900’s soil

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SACI Alum, Josh Dorman (Spring 1987) exhibits a One New York Plaza: August 24-September 25, 2015

American Soil August 24 – September 25, 2015 One New York Plaza – New York, NY 8am – 7pm SACI Alum, Josh Dorman (Spring 1987) exhibits American Soil, an installation of twelve 7×9′ windows that weave together early 1900’s soil

SACI MFA in Photography student and instructor, Romeo Di Loreto in the darkroom

Photography, darkroom, printing, digital multimedia, and video equipment and software at SACI

Did you know you can earn an MFA in Photography in a two-year program at SACI in Florence? Now in it’s second academic year, the MFA in Photography program welcomes new incoming students this fall. These are the facilities they

SACI MFA in Photography student and instructor, Romeo Di Loreto in the darkroom

Photography, darkroom, printing, digital multimedia, and video equipment and software at SACI

Did you know you can earn an MFA in Photography in a two-year program at SACI in Florence? Now in it’s second academic year, the MFA in Photography program welcomes new incoming students this fall. These are the facilities they

Mandarin Oriental Hotel, Milan

New luxury hotel designed by Antonio Citterio Patricia Viel Interiors: Mandarin Oriental in Milan

The Mandarin Oriental, a new luxury hotel, designed by internationally renowned studio Antonio Citterio Patricia Viel Interiors, recently opened in Milan. Four 18th-century palazzi were renovated from a former bank headquarters to create a contemporary and elegant space which fuses 1940s Milanese design

Mandarin Oriental Hotel, Milan

New luxury hotel designed by Antonio Citterio Patricia Viel Interiors: Mandarin Oriental in Milan

The Mandarin Oriental, a new luxury hotel, designed by internationally renowned studio Antonio Citterio Patricia Viel Interiors, recently opened in Milan. Four 18th-century palazzi were renovated from a former bank headquarters to create a contemporary and elegant space which fuses 1940s Milanese design

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SACI Sculpture class field trips around Florence: Medici Chapels, Accademia, Baptistry

The SACI sculpture class could have spent the entire summer term just visiting sculptures, monuments, and museums in Florence to see and study the work of the masters. How better to understand art than to see it in person? Florence

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SACI Sculpture class field trips around Florence: Medici Chapels, Accademia, Baptistry

The SACI sculpture class could have spent the entire summer term just visiting sculptures, monuments, and museums in Florence to see and study the work of the masters. How better to understand art than to see it in person? Florence

Photo by Ralph Gibson

Works by photographer and SACI Artists Council member, Ralph Gibson, in Bangkok through October 4, 2015

Selected Works by Ralph Gibson July 29 – October 4, 2015 RMA Institute – Bangkok, Thailand The RMA Institute proudly presents a photography exhibition by an iconic American photographer Ralph Gibson. Ralph Gibson has dedicated more than 40 years refining

Photo by Ralph Gibson

Works by photographer and SACI Artists Council member, Ralph Gibson, in Bangkok through October 4, 2015

Selected Works by Ralph Gibson July 29 – October 4, 2015 RMA Institute – Bangkok, Thailand The RMA Institute proudly presents a photography exhibition by an iconic American photographer Ralph Gibson. Ralph Gibson has dedicated more than 40 years refining

Paul Beel and Pietro Manzo

SACI Alum, Paul Beel, and SACI Instructor, Pietro Manzo – finalists in Figurativas 2015 competition in Barcelona

Figurativas is one of the most prestigious international art competitions in the contemporary art scene, held in Barcelona, Spain. The Fundació Privada de les Arts i els Artistes seeks to promote and spread Figurative Art, and its main task is

Paul Beel and Pietro Manzo

SACI Alum, Paul Beel, and SACI Instructor, Pietro Manzo – finalists in Figurativas 2015 competition in Barcelona

Figurativas is one of the most prestigious international art competitions in the contemporary art scene, held in Barcelona, Spain. The Fundació Privada de les Arts i els Artistes seeks to promote and spread Figurative Art, and its main task is

SACI scultpure class field trip to Carrara and Pietrasanta, Summer 2015

SACI sculpture class visits Carrara and Pietrasanta

This summer, the SACI sculpture class went on a field trip into the picturesque marble mountains of Pietrasanta and Carrara with their instructor, John Taylor. They were shown demonstrations on various classic and contemporary sculpture carving and casting techniques in

SACI scultpure class field trip to Carrara and Pietrasanta, Summer 2015

SACI sculpture class visits Carrara and Pietrasanta

This summer, the SACI sculpture class went on a field trip into the picturesque marble mountains of Pietrasanta and Carrara with their instructor, John Taylor. They were shown demonstrations on various classic and contemporary sculpture carving and casting techniques in

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

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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

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“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