Walker Keith Jernigan

SACI MFA Graduate, Walker Keith Jernigan, has solo exhibition, curated by Daria Filardo

Earlier this summer, SACI MFA in Studio Art graduate, Walker Keith Jernigan (MFA, 2015) showed his work in a solo exhibition in the Mammal Gallery in Atlanta, Georgia, curated by SACI graduate seminar instructor and curator, Daria Filardo.

Walker Keith Jernigan

SACI MFA Graduate, Walker Keith Jernigan, has solo exhibition, curated by Daria Filardo

Earlier this summer, SACI MFA in Studio Art graduate, Walker Keith Jernigan (MFA, 2015) showed his work in a solo exhibition in the Mammal Gallery in Atlanta, Georgia, curated by SACI graduate seminar instructor and curator, Daria Filardo.

Ai Weiwei

“Ai Weiwei: Libero” coming to the Palazzo Strozzi: September 23, 2016 – January 22, 2017

This autumn, from September 23rd, 2016 to January 22nd, 2017, Palazzo Strozzi in Florence will present Italy’s first major retrospective dedicated to one of the world’s most celebrated and influential contemporary artists: Ai Weiwei. Libero

Ai Weiwei

“Ai Weiwei: Libero” coming to the Palazzo Strozzi: September 23, 2016 – January 22, 2017

This autumn, from September 23rd, 2016 to January 22nd, 2017, Palazzo Strozzi in Florence will present Italy’s first major retrospective dedicated to one of the world’s most celebrated and influential contemporary artists: Ai Weiwei. Libero

SACI Black & White Photography class, Summer 2016

SACI’s Black & White Photography class, Summer 2016

Don’t under-estimate SACI’s summer Black and White Photography class size — the students produced some amazing images!

SACI Black & White Photography class, Summer 2016

SACI’s Black & White Photography class, Summer 2016

Don’t under-estimate SACI’s summer Black and White Photography class size — the students produced some amazing images!

Man on wire, Documentary of Philippe Petit, 1974

SACI Instructor, Daria Filardo, mentors at UNIDEE – Fondazione Pistoletto

SACI’s own graduate instructor, Daria Filardo, is mentoring this October at UNIDEE: “Practicing the Object” with Fatma Bucak.

Man on wire, Documentary of Philippe Petit, 1974

SACI Instructor, Daria Filardo, mentors at UNIDEE – Fondazione Pistoletto

SACI’s own graduate instructor, Daria Filardo, is mentoring this October at UNIDEE: “Practicing the Object” with Fatma Bucak.

industrial-therapy

Industrial Therapy Open Call

This artist residency program aims to connect the different realities of industrialization and nature near Lecce, Italy.

industrial-therapy

Industrial Therapy Open Call

This artist residency program aims to connect the different realities of industrialization and nature near Lecce, Italy.

SACI President, Steven Brittan giving awards to SACI students

SACI students awarded Best Student Artwork awards for Late Spring and Summer terms

Three SACI students have received the SACI Jules Maidoff Award for the Best Student Artwork for the Late Spring and Summer terms.

SACI President, Steven Brittan giving awards to SACI students

SACI students awarded Best Student Artwork awards for Late Spring and Summer terms

Three SACI students have received the SACI Jules Maidoff Award for the Best Student Artwork for the Late Spring and Summer terms.

Andrea della Robbia, Prudence (detail), about 1475. Glazed terracotta. Lent by the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Purchase, Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, 1921.

“Della Robbia: Sculpting with Color in Renaissance Florence” opens at the MFA in Boston: August 9, 2016

“Della Robbia: Sculpting with Color in Renaissance Florence” at the MFA in Boston, opens August 9 with six important loans from Italy, never before seen in the US.

Andrea della Robbia, Prudence (detail), about 1475. Glazed terracotta. Lent by the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Purchase, Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, 1921.

“Della Robbia: Sculpting with Color in Renaissance Florence” opens at the MFA in Boston: August 9, 2016

“Della Robbia: Sculpting with Color in Renaissance Florence” at the MFA in Boston, opens August 9 with six important loans from Italy, never before seen in the US.

SACI drawing student with her sketch of the Florence skyline from San Miniato

Highlights from SACI’s Drawing Class, Summer 2016

As the SACI 2016 Summer term nears the end, images are flowing in from the Beginning/Intermediate/Advanced Drawing class taught and photographed by SACI instructor, John Taylor. The intense 4-week course began in the SACI drawing studio with studies on gesture and moving action drawing

SACI drawing student with her sketch of the Florence skyline from San Miniato

Highlights from SACI’s Drawing Class, Summer 2016

As the SACI 2016 Summer term nears the end, images are flowing in from the Beginning/Intermediate/Advanced Drawing class taught and photographed by SACI instructor, John Taylor. The intense 4-week course began in the SACI drawing studio with studies on gesture and moving action drawing

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Open Call: Place Making // Fare Spazio, deadline July 31, 2016

OPEN CALL: PLACE MAKING // FARE SPAZIO DEADLINE JULY 31 Presented by Creative People in Florence and Crazy Dames Giardino Dell’Orticultura (Florence) September 3, 2016 6 – 11 pm Creative People in Florence and Crazy Dames are organizing a unique

open-call-CPiF

Open Call: Place Making // Fare Spazio, deadline July 31, 2016

OPEN CALL: PLACE MAKING // FARE SPAZIO DEADLINE JULY 31 Presented by Creative People in Florence and Crazy Dames Giardino Dell’Orticultura (Florence) September 3, 2016 6 – 11 pm Creative People in Florence and Crazy Dames are organizing a unique

Amir Yatziv

BJCEM Open call residency: La Ville Ouverte | Mediterranean Landscapes

La Ville Ouverte | Mediterranean Landscapes is an international residency program open to visual artists under-34 working in Italy, Belgium, Slovenia, Tunisia and Lebanon. The program is curated by Giuditta Nelli and Marco Trulli, in cooperation with Arci Nazionale (Italy), A-POIS Art Projects to Overcome Impossibile Sites Pelagica

Amir Yatziv

BJCEM Open call residency: La Ville Ouverte | Mediterranean Landscapes

La Ville Ouverte | Mediterranean Landscapes is an international residency program open to visual artists under-34 working in Italy, Belgium, Slovenia, Tunisia and Lebanon. The program is curated by Giuditta Nelli and Marco Trulli, in cooperation with Arci Nazionale (Italy), A-POIS Art Projects to Overcome Impossibile Sites Pelagica

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Premio Francesco Fabbri for Contemporary Art deadline: September 5, 2016

Premio Francesco Fabbri per le Arti Contemporanee The fifth edition of the Francesco Fabbri Prize for Contemporary Arts is accepting submissions through September 5, 2016, and is open to artists all over the world. The competition is divided into two

premio-fabbri

Premio Francesco Fabbri for Contemporary Art deadline: September 5, 2016

Premio Francesco Fabbri per le Arti Contemporanee The fifth edition of the Francesco Fabbri Prize for Contemporary Arts is accepting submissions through September 5, 2016, and is open to artists all over the world. The competition is divided into two

SACI fine art students in Florence, Italy

Gap Year: Exploring the arts in Florence, from a student’s viewpoint

Rafaela Schoffman (SACI Alum 2014-15), writes about exploring the arts with SACI in Florence… My gap year at SACI turned out to be far greater than I had ever expected. As an Israeli, after high school I went straight into

SACI fine art students in Florence, Italy

Gap Year: Exploring the arts in Florence, from a student’s viewpoint

Rafaela Schoffman (SACI Alum 2014-15), writes about exploring the arts with SACI in Florence… My gap year at SACI turned out to be far greater than I had ever expected. As an Israeli, after high school I went straight into