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

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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

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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 31, 2015

GuatePhoto International Festival of Photography 2015 Deadline to submit: August 31, 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 31, 2015

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Lo Schermo dell'Arte, Firenze

Lo schermo dell Arte Film Festival in Piazza SS. Annunziata, Florence: June 29, July 6, 13, 20 – 2015

Lo schermo dell’arte Film Festival. Notti di Mezza Estate VI edition NOTTI DI MEZZA ESTATE Piazza Santissima Annunziata, Florence June 29, July 6, 13, and 20, 2015 9:30pm, seats are limited Free admission All films are shown in original language,

Lo Schermo dell'Arte, Firenze

Lo schermo dell Arte Film Festival in Piazza SS. Annunziata, Florence: June 29, July 6, 13, 20 – 2015

Lo schermo dell’arte Film Festival. Notti di Mezza Estate VI edition NOTTI DI MEZZA ESTATE Piazza Santissima Annunziata, Florence June 29, July 6, 13, and 20, 2015 9:30pm, seats are limited Free admission All films are shown in original language,

Icastica 2015, Arezzo

“ICASTICA 2015 – Cultivating Culture” contemporary art in Arezzo: June 28–September 27, 2015

ICASTICA 2015  Cultivating Culture June 28 – September 27, 2015 Arezzo – ITALY Artists: Cimabue, Piero della Francesca, Giorgio Vasari, Benedetto da Maiano, Pietro Lorenzetti, Abake, Adel Abdessemed, Carla Accardi, Etel Adnan, Mario Airò, Carl Andre, Giorgio Andreotta Calò, Giovanni Anselmo, Salvatore Arancio, Francesco Arena,

Icastica 2015, Arezzo

“ICASTICA 2015 – Cultivating Culture” contemporary art in Arezzo: June 28–September 27, 2015

ICASTICA 2015  Cultivating Culture June 28 – September 27, 2015 Arezzo – ITALY Artists: Cimabue, Piero della Francesca, Giorgio Vasari, Benedetto da Maiano, Pietro Lorenzetti, Abake, Adel Abdessemed, Carla Accardi, Etel Adnan, Mario Airò, Carl Andre, Giorgio Andreotta Calò, Giovanni Anselmo, Salvatore Arancio, Francesco Arena,

Deborah Zlotsky, "Aligning notebook paper," graphite, tape approx. 22 inches x 16 each, 2015

Deborah Zlotsky, winner of SACI’s International Art Award, exhibits in SACI Gallery, opening: July 7, 2015 at 6pm

Deborah Zlotsky: Ephemera July 2-30, 2015 Gallery Reception: Tuesday, July 7 at 6pm 2D art works by DEBORAH ZLOTSKY (USA), winner of SACI’s first International Art Exhibition Award 2015 were selected by the jury of members from the SACI Artists

Deborah Zlotsky, "Aligning notebook paper," graphite, tape approx. 22 inches x 16 each, 2015

Deborah Zlotsky, winner of SACI’s International Art Award, exhibits in SACI Gallery, opening: July 7, 2015 at 6pm

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Fireworks over the Ponte Vecchio in Florence

Florence celebrates San Giovanni on June 24: 2015 events

Every year on June 24th, the city of Florence celebrates the feast of its patron saint, San Giovanni (St. John), to whom the Baptistery was dedicated. In the morning there is a traditional historic parade beginning in Piazza Signoria and

Fireworks over the Ponte Vecchio in Florence

Florence celebrates San Giovanni on June 24: 2015 events

Every year on June 24th, the city of Florence celebrates the feast of its patron saint, San Giovanni (St. John), to whom the Baptistery was dedicated. In the morning there is a traditional historic parade beginning in Piazza Signoria and

Dana Saulnier, "Stack Series Two," 2013, oil on canvas, 70 x 87.5”. From Stacks and Traps Series

SACI Artist/Scholar Consortium Residency 2015 recipient, Dana Saulnier, in the studio in Florence, Italy

Dana Saulnier, SACI Consortium Artist in Residence The 2015 SACI Artist/Scholar Consortium Residency recipient, Dana Saulnier, is busy in his studio at SACI this month. He recently gave a presentation to SACI students and instructors where he talked about his work

Dana Saulnier, "Stack Series Two," 2013, oil on canvas, 70 x 87.5”. From Stacks and Traps Series

SACI Artist/Scholar Consortium Residency 2015 recipient, Dana Saulnier, in the studio in Florence, Italy

Dana Saulnier, SACI Consortium Artist in Residence The 2015 SACI Artist/Scholar Consortium Residency recipient, Dana Saulnier, is busy in his studio at SACI this month. He recently gave a presentation to SACI students and instructors where he talked about his work

Voice from the Community, Visions for Milwaukee, ed. 3_ 2015

SACI Alumni Success Story: Laci Coppins (Post-Bac in Photography, 2008-2009)

SACI Alumna Laci Coppins concentrated in photography during the 1-year Post-Baccalaureate program at SACI in the Fall 2008 – Spring 2009 academic year. She describes her creative success as “an amazing journey since leaving SACI and Italy a few years

Voice from the Community, Visions for Milwaukee, ed. 3_ 2015

SACI Alumni Success Story: Laci Coppins (Post-Bac in Photography, 2008-2009)

SACI Alumna Laci Coppins concentrated in photography during the 1-year Post-Baccalaureate program at SACI in the Fall 2008 – Spring 2009 academic year. She describes her creative success as “an amazing journey since leaving SACI and Italy a few years

stigl-life

SACI painting instructor Pietro Manzo exhibits near Siena: “STIGL-LIFE” opens June 23, 2015

STIGL-LIFE: Pietro Manzo June 23 – July 12, 2015 Opening: Tuesday, June 23 at 6:30pm Fattoria Montestiglianto, Sovicille, Siena – ITALY SACI instructor, Pietro Manzo is exhibiting his work in a solo show as part of a series of contemporary

stigl-life

SACI painting instructor Pietro Manzo exhibits near Siena: “STIGL-LIFE” opens June 23, 2015

STIGL-LIFE: Pietro Manzo June 23 – July 12, 2015 Opening: Tuesday, June 23 at 6:30pm Fattoria Montestiglianto, Sovicille, Siena – ITALY SACI instructor, Pietro Manzo is exhibiting his work in a solo show as part of a series of contemporary

Tragedy in China

“The Art of Zhen, Shan, Ren (Truthfulness, Compassion, Tolerance)” July 1 – July 18, 2015 at ARIA Art Gallery, Florence

The Art of Zhen, Shan, Ren (Truthfulness, Compassion, Tolerance) July 1 – July 18, 2015 ARIA Art Gallery, Florence Opening: June 30 from 6:30-10:00pm This is art meant to inform the viewer, inspire the soul, and enable the spirit. Many

Tragedy in China

“The Art of Zhen, Shan, Ren (Truthfulness, Compassion, Tolerance)” July 1 – July 18, 2015 at ARIA Art Gallery, Florence

The Art of Zhen, Shan, Ren (Truthfulness, Compassion, Tolerance) July 1 – July 18, 2015 ARIA Art Gallery, Florence Opening: June 30 from 6:30-10:00pm This is art meant to inform the viewer, inspire the soul, and enable the spirit. Many

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“Power and Pathos. Bronze Sculpture from the Hellenistic World” at the Palazzo Strozzi, through June 21, 2015

Power and Pathos. Bronze Sculpture of the Hellenistic World Through June 21, 2015 Palazzo Strozzi – Florence, ITALY You still have a few days to catch the impressive sculpture exhibition Power and Pathos at the Palazzo Strozzi in Florence, through June 21,

power-pathos

“Power and Pathos. Bronze Sculpture from the Hellenistic World” at the Palazzo Strozzi, through June 21, 2015

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Artist Jim Dine

Happy 80th birthday to Jim Dine (June 16), SACI Artists Council Member

Happy 80th Birthday, Jim Dine! What a better way to celebrate your career and birthday than to give a big donation of your artwork to the British Museum! Jim Dine, American Pop artist and member of SACI’s Artists Council, recently

Artist Jim Dine

Happy 80th birthday to Jim Dine (June 16), SACI Artists Council Member

Happy 80th Birthday, Jim Dine! What a better way to celebrate your career and birthday than to give a big donation of your artwork to the British Museum! Jim Dine, American Pop artist and member of SACI’s Artists Council, recently

Antonio Ciccone, "John the Baptist Dream" 2014, carboncino e pastello, 200x70cm

4th Festa della Cultura to celebrate Florence’s patron saint, San Giovanni Battista: June 13-24, 2015

4th Festa della Cultura – San Giovanni Battista Art Exhibitions • Music • Spirituality  • Community Florence, ITALY: JUNE 13-24, 2015 The festival is dedicated to the people of Florence in celebrating the feast day of the city’s patron saint on 24th June.

Antonio Ciccone, "John the Baptist Dream" 2014, carboncino e pastello, 200x70cm

4th Festa della Cultura to celebrate Florence’s patron saint, San Giovanni Battista: June 13-24, 2015

4th Festa della Cultura – San Giovanni Battista Art Exhibitions • Music • Spirituality  • Community Florence, ITALY: JUNE 13-24, 2015 The festival is dedicated to the people of Florence in celebrating the feast day of the city’s patron saint on 24th June.

unidee_open-call_05-2015

Call for Applications for [unfunded] residency at UNIDEE – University of Ideas at Cittadellarte – Fondazione Pistoletto, deadline: June 30, 2015

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unidee_open-call_05-2015

Call for Applications for [unfunded] residency at UNIDEE – University of Ideas at Cittadellarte – Fondazione Pistoletto, deadline: June 30, 2015

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Jennifer Allora and Guillermo Calzadilla during an Art21 interview on PBS

Allora and Calzadilla creative duo (SACI Alumni 1995) representing the US Pavilion at the 56th Venice Biennale

Internationally renown artist duo, Allora & Calzadilla met while they were students in Florence at SACI (Spring 1995) and have been collaborating together ever since, gaining recognition around the world with their unique mix of sculpture, photography, live performance, sound,

Jennifer Allora and Guillermo Calzadilla during an Art21 interview on PBS

Allora and Calzadilla creative duo (SACI Alumni 1995) representing the US Pavilion at the 56th Venice Biennale

Internationally renown artist duo, Allora & Calzadilla met while they were students in Florence at SACI (Spring 1995) and have been collaborating together ever since, gaining recognition around the world with their unique mix of sculpture, photography, live performance, sound,