Resa Blatman: "Gaia," part 1 (detail), 2014 (ongoing) Oil and glitter on laser-cut Mylar, PVC, and PETG; oil and latex paint on hand-cut Mylar; silk and plastic flora, 360w x 120h x 12d inches

SACI alum, Resa Blatman (Spring 1984), announces upcoming exhibitions of dimensional “cut-edge” paintings

SACI alum, Resa Blatman (Spring 1984), has been quite successful with her fine arts career and has recently been in several exhibitions with a long list of additional ones coming up (see below). Be on the lookout for Resa’s work

Resa Blatman: "Gaia," part 1 (detail), 2014 (ongoing) Oil and glitter on laser-cut Mylar, PVC, and PETG; oil and latex paint on hand-cut Mylar; silk and plastic flora, 360w x 120h x 12d inches

SACI alum, Resa Blatman (Spring 1984), announces upcoming exhibitions of dimensional “cut-edge” paintings

SACI alum, Resa Blatman (Spring 1984), has been quite successful with her fine arts career and has recently been in several exhibitions with a long list of additional ones coming up (see below). Be on the lookout for Resa’s work

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SACI’s first-year MFA students exhibit at Regione Toscana in “An immersion into culture: due anni di soggiorno in Toscana” opening March 10, 2015

An immersion into culture: due anni di soggiorno in Toscana March 10-17, 2015 Opening: Tuesday, March 10th at 4:30 pm An exhibition of art by 10 first-year students in the 2-year MFA Programs at Studio Art Centers International (SACI), Florence:

SACI MFA exhibition

SACI’s first-year MFA students exhibit at Regione Toscana in “An immersion into culture: due anni di soggiorno in Toscana” opening March 10, 2015

An immersion into culture: due anni di soggiorno in Toscana March 10-17, 2015 Opening: Tuesday, March 10th at 4:30 pm An exhibition of art by 10 first-year students in the 2-year MFA Programs at Studio Art Centers International (SACI), Florence:

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DAVID CASS and STEPHEN KAVANAGH: “Quest’Arno! Quest’Arno!” opens in SACI Gallery March 9, 2015 at 6pm

DAVID CASS and STEPHEN KAVANAGH: Quest’Arno! Quest’Arno! March 9 – April 10, 2015 Opening Reception: Monday, March 9 at 6:00 pm Scottish artists David Cass and Stephen Kavanagh first met in Florence, in late 2010, on a Royal Scottish Academy scholarship to

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DAVID CASS and STEPHEN KAVANAGH: “Quest’Arno! Quest’Arno!” opens in SACI Gallery March 9, 2015 at 6pm

DAVID CASS and STEPHEN KAVANAGH: Quest’Arno! Quest’Arno! March 9 – April 10, 2015 Opening Reception: Monday, March 9 at 6:00 pm Scottish artists David Cass and Stephen Kavanagh first met in Florence, in late 2010, on a Royal Scottish Academy scholarship to

Aleksandar Duravcevic, "TELL ME YOURS I WILL TELL YOU MINE," Installation view, Galerie Stefan Röpke, 2012

2015 Venice Biennale artist, Aleksandar Duravcevic visits SACI MFA in Studio Art class

“Tell me yours and I will tell you mine,” and that is exatcly what happened! The SACI MFA in Studio Art class was recently visited by artist Aleksandar Duravcevic. He gave a presentation where he talked about his work and

Aleksandar Duravcevic, "TELL ME YOURS I WILL TELL YOU MINE," Installation view, Galerie Stefan Röpke, 2012

2015 Venice Biennale artist, Aleksandar Duravcevic visits SACI MFA in Studio Art class

“Tell me yours and I will tell you mine,” and that is exatcly what happened! The SACI MFA in Studio Art class was recently visited by artist Aleksandar Duravcevic. He gave a presentation where he talked about his work and

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Bau Institute Open Call for Summer Arts Residencies in Italy and France: Application Deadline March 15, 2015

Open Call for Summer Arts Residencies in Italy and France: Apply in Visual Arts, Literary Arts, Performance, and Music Composition. Otranto, Italy—Arts and Culture Residency June 1-30, 2015 Apply for two or four week sessions with a program of cultural excursions,

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Bau Institute Open Call for Summer Arts Residencies in Italy and France: Application Deadline March 15, 2015

Open Call for Summer Arts Residencies in Italy and France: Apply in Visual Arts, Literary Arts, Performance, and Music Composition. Otranto, Italy—Arts and Culture Residency June 1-30, 2015 Apply for two or four week sessions with a program of cultural excursions,

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SACI Alumnus, Daniel Dallabrida (2007-08) gives talk at his exhibition at Anderson Ranch Arts Center: February 26, 2015

Daniel Dallabrida: Building the Noble Ruin Anderson Ranch Arts Center – Snowmass Village, CO February 2-27, 2015 Artist Reception/Talk: Thursday, February 26, 2015 from 5 – 7 pm “We celebrate ruins because they offer a doorway into the past.  If we

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SACI Alumnus, Daniel Dallabrida (2007-08) gives talk at his exhibition at Anderson Ranch Arts Center: February 26, 2015

Daniel Dallabrida: Building the Noble Ruin Anderson Ranch Arts Center – Snowmass Village, CO February 2-27, 2015 Artist Reception/Talk: Thursday, February 26, 2015 from 5 – 7 pm “We celebrate ruins because they offer a doorway into the past.  If we

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SACI 2015 Consortium Artist/Scholar Residency Program Recipient Announced: Dana Saulnier

Announcing the 2015 SACI Consortium Residency Winner! SACI is pleased to announce that the winner of the 2015 SACI Consortium Residency is Dana Saulnier, Professor of Painting at Miami University. An accomplished artist, Professor Saulnier received the MFA in Painting

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SACI 2015 Consortium Artist/Scholar Residency Program Recipient Announced: Dana Saulnier

Announcing the 2015 SACI Consortium Residency Winner! SACI is pleased to announce that the winner of the 2015 SACI Consortium Residency is Dana Saulnier, Professor of Painting at Miami University. An accomplished artist, Professor Saulnier received the MFA in Painting

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SACI’s Body Archives class visits psychiatric center in Florence: Centro Diurno “Fili e colori”

SACI’s Body Archives class visited a psychiatric day-center in Florence, Centro Diurno “Fili e colori” yesterday. This is a colorful recount of the experience of the student and patient interaction within their creative and theatrical environment, by Instructor Dejan Atanakovic:

SACI students in the Body Archives class visit "Fili e Colori"

SACI’s Body Archives class visits psychiatric center in Florence: Centro Diurno “Fili e colori”

SACI’s Body Archives class visited a psychiatric day-center in Florence, Centro Diurno “Fili e colori” yesterday. This is a colorful recount of the experience of the student and patient interaction within their creative and theatrical environment, by Instructor Dejan Atanakovic:

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Photographs by George Tatge: “Italia Metafisica” at Villa Bardini, February 22 – March 22, 2015

George Tatge: Italia Metafisica at Villa Bardini – Florence February 22 – March 22, 2015 Opening reception: February 21, 2015, at 5pm [Press Release] Italia Metafisica: An exhibition of 66 works by photographer George Tatge — symbols, signs and sacred

George Tatge: Italia Metafisica

Photographs by George Tatge: “Italia Metafisica” at Villa Bardini, February 22 – March 22, 2015

George Tatge: Italia Metafisica at Villa Bardini – Florence February 22 – March 22, 2015 Opening reception: February 21, 2015, at 5pm [Press Release] Italia Metafisica: An exhibition of 66 works by photographer George Tatge — symbols, signs and sacred

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Pietro Manzo Studio Visit with Creative People in Florence

Last week, Creative People in Florence organized an artist studio visit, as part of their Studio Visit series to see the work and workspace of SACI Instructor Pietro Manzo. He showed some of his older paintings, more recent developments, and some

Pietro Manzo studio visit

Pietro Manzo Studio Visit with Creative People in Florence

Last week, Creative People in Florence organized an artist studio visit, as part of their Studio Visit series to see the work and workspace of SACI Instructor Pietro Manzo. He showed some of his older paintings, more recent developments, and some

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Alessandro Mendini awarded European Prize for Architecture 2014

Alessandro Mendini was awarded the European Prize for Architecture 2014 for his influence in contemporary architecture and design. Italian architect, philosopher, architectural theorist, visionary and design practitioner, the influence of Alessandro Mendini in contemporary architecture spans close to half a century.

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Alessandro Mendini awarded European Prize for Architecture 2014

Alessandro Mendini was awarded the European Prize for Architecture 2014 for his influence in contemporary architecture and design. Italian architect, philosopher, architectural theorist, visionary and design practitioner, the influence of Alessandro Mendini in contemporary architecture spans close to half a century.

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“Van Gogh Alive” at Florence’s Santo Stefano al Ponte through April 12, 2015

Van Gogh Alive February 16 – April 12, 2015 Discover Van Gogh and his fascinating world as you never have before. Opening today, steps away from Florence’s Ponte Vecchio in the deconsecrated church of Santo Stefano al Ponte, is the

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“Van Gogh Alive” at Florence’s Santo Stefano al Ponte through April 12, 2015

Van Gogh Alive February 16 – April 12, 2015 Discover Van Gogh and his fascinating world as you never have before. Opening today, steps away from Florence’s Ponte Vecchio in the deconsecrated church of Santo Stefano al Ponte, is the

SACI MFA studio of Gwynneth Alldis

SACI’s MFA in Studio Art 2nd-year students present their work to collector and curator in preparation for final exhibition

The second-year SACI MFA in Studio Arts students are getting ready for their final exhibition coming up in April. Some have even cleaned out their studios in preparation for recent studio visits. They presented their work to collector, member of

SACI MFA studio of Gwynneth Alldis

SACI’s MFA in Studio Art 2nd-year students present their work to collector and curator in preparation for final exhibition

The second-year SACI MFA in Studio Arts students are getting ready for their final exhibition coming up in April. Some have even cleaned out their studios in preparation for recent studio visits. They presented their work to collector, member of

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NANCY AZARA at St. Ann’s in Brooklyn Heights: “I Am the Vine, You Are the Branches” opens February 18, 2015

Nancy Azara at St. Ann’s in Brooklyn Heights FEBRUARY 18 – APRIL 3, 2015 ARTIST’S TALK: SUNDAY MARCH 1ST AT 2 PM, FOLLOWED BY A RECEPTION Contact: 718-875-6960 or office@stannholytrinity.org St. Ann & the Holy Trinity Church will present I am

Nancy Azara

NANCY AZARA at St. Ann’s in Brooklyn Heights: “I Am the Vine, You Are the Branches” opens February 18, 2015

Nancy Azara at St. Ann’s in Brooklyn Heights FEBRUARY 18 – APRIL 3, 2015 ARTIST’S TALK: SUNDAY MARCH 1ST AT 2 PM, FOLLOWED BY A RECEPTION Contact: 718-875-6960 or office@stannholytrinity.org St. Ann & the Holy Trinity Church will present I am

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LACDA 2015 International Juried Competition for digital art and photography: deadline February 23

LACDA 2015 INTERNATIONAL JURIED COMPETITION Curators: Leigh Gleason, Curator of Collections, California Museum of Photography Shana Nys Dambrot, Critic, L.A. Weekly, Whitehot Magazine, Huffington Post Enter the Los Angeles Center for Digital Art (LACDA) juried competition for digital art and

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LACDA 2015 International Juried Competition for digital art and photography: deadline February 23

LACDA 2015 INTERNATIONAL JURIED COMPETITION Curators: Leigh Gleason, Curator of Collections, California Museum of Photography Shana Nys Dambrot, Critic, L.A. Weekly, Whitehot Magazine, Huffington Post Enter the Los Angeles Center for Digital Art (LACDA) juried competition for digital art and

Photographer Ralph Gibson gives a workshop to SACI students.

About SACI Artists Council and Recent Member News

The SACI Artists Council, established in 2003, is a group of internationally renowned artists, filmmakers, architects and other professionals in the art world who support SACI and our mission. The Artists Council was conceived by Jules Maidoff, the founder of

Photographer Ralph Gibson gives a workshop to SACI students.

About SACI Artists Council and Recent Member News

The SACI Artists Council, established in 2003, is a group of internationally renowned artists, filmmakers, architects and other professionals in the art world who support SACI and our mission. The Artists Council was conceived by Jules Maidoff, the founder of