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SACI Instructor, Lorenzo Pezzatini, exhibiting at Sensus, opening September 30, 2016

Memories, Forgetfulness, Uncertainties (the title in English) is an exhibition based on small works: drawings, pictures, objects, figurines, editions and remnants made by the artists that have resulted from the gallerist’s long relationship with them.

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SACI Instructor, Lorenzo Pezzatini, exhibiting at Sensus, opening September 30, 2016

Memories, Forgetfulness, Uncertainties (the title in English) is an exhibition based on small works: drawings, pictures, objects, figurines, editions and remnants made by the artists that have resulted from the gallerist’s long relationship with them.

SACI students visiting the Biomedical collection at the Careggi hospital in Florence

SACI’s Body Archives class visits Biomedical Collection at Careggi Hospital in Florence

SACI’s Body Archives class recently visited two sections of the Biomedical Collection at the Careggi Hospital in Florence, divided into two sections: “normal” and “pathological” anatomy. These include fantastic preserved specimens (dried, preserved in liquid) which are organized by body

SACI students visiting the Biomedical collection at the Careggi hospital in Florence

SACI’s Body Archives class visits Biomedical Collection at Careggi Hospital in Florence

SACI’s Body Archives class recently visited two sections of the Biomedical Collection at the Careggi Hospital in Florence, divided into two sections: “normal” and “pathological” anatomy. These include fantastic preserved specimens (dried, preserved in liquid) which are organized by body

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SACI Alum, Yo-Yo Lin, at the 54th New York Film Fest: October 1-2, 2016

Yo-Yo Lin (SACI Alum, Fall 2013), a Taiwanese-American artist from Los Angeles, California, is creating exciting innovations in field of Virtual Reality art.

Yo-Yo Lin, "The Old House"

SACI Alum, Yo-Yo Lin, at the 54th New York Film Fest: October 1-2, 2016

Yo-Yo Lin (SACI Alum, Fall 2013), a Taiwanese-American artist from Los Angeles, California, is creating exciting innovations in field of Virtual Reality art.

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Call for “Art, Empathy, and Ethos Thematic Residency” at Bemis Center, deadline: December 1

The Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts is now accepting applications for the 2017 Art, Empathy, and Ethos thematic residency. Deadline to apply: December 1.

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Call for “Art, Empathy, and Ethos Thematic Residency” at Bemis Center, deadline: December 1

The Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts is now accepting applications for the 2017 Art, Empathy, and Ethos thematic residency. Deadline to apply: December 1.

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Hana Sackler, SACI MFA in Photography Graduate, chosen for first edition of Sideluck Prato: September 30, 2016

Hana Sackler (SACI MFA in Photography Graduate 2016) is one of 20 international artists chosen for the first edition of Sideluck Prato.

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Hana Sackler, SACI MFA in Photography Graduate, chosen for first edition of Sideluck Prato: September 30, 2016

Hana Sackler (SACI MFA in Photography Graduate 2016) is one of 20 international artists chosen for the first edition of Sideluck Prato.

Jan Fabre, Looking for Utopia (2003), Piazza della Signoria, Florence (photo: Naomi Muirhead)

SACI Post-Bac students visit John Currin and Jan Fabre exhibitions in Florence

Earlier this month, SACI’s Post-Bac in Studio Art students went with instructor, Lorenzo Pezzatini to visit two big exhibitions happening now in Florence, John Currin: Paintings at Museo Bardini and Jan Fabre: Spiritual Guards at the Forte Belvedere.

Jan Fabre, Looking for Utopia (2003), Piazza della Signoria, Florence (photo: Naomi Muirhead)

SACI Post-Bac students visit John Currin and Jan Fabre exhibitions in Florence

Earlier this month, SACI’s Post-Bac in Studio Art students went with instructor, Lorenzo Pezzatini to visit two big exhibitions happening now in Florence, John Currin: Paintings at Museo Bardini and Jan Fabre: Spiritual Guards at the Forte Belvedere.

Guest Patrick Hogan presenting at SACI

Patrick Hogan, Earth Scientist and Project Manager at NASA, presented to SACI students

Patrick Hogan: From Earth to Shelter Lecture series: “An Idea of Home (Psychological, economic and environmental challenges of having a roof over our heads)” Curated by Dejan Atanackovic SACI Multimedia classroom, Via Sant’Egidio 14, Florence – ITALY On Monday, Patrick

Guest Patrick Hogan presenting at SACI

Patrick Hogan, Earth Scientist and Project Manager at NASA, presented to SACI students

Patrick Hogan: From Earth to Shelter Lecture series: “An Idea of Home (Psychological, economic and environmental challenges of having a roof over our heads)” Curated by Dejan Atanackovic SACI Multimedia classroom, Via Sant’Egidio 14, Florence – ITALY On Monday, Patrick

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“Dalí, The Classical Dream,” at the Palazzo Blu in Pisa: October 1, 2016-February 5, 2017

From October 1, 2016 to February 5, 2017 the Fondazione Palazzo Blu will host Dalí, The Classical Dream.

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“Dalí, The Classical Dream,” at the Palazzo Blu in Pisa: October 1, 2016-February 5, 2017

From October 1, 2016 to February 5, 2017 the Fondazione Palazzo Blu will host Dalí, The Classical Dream.

Illustration by Roberto Innocenti for "The Adventures of Pinocchio" by Carlo Collodi.

Roberto Innocenti, “The Art of Inventing Books” at Palazzo Blu in Pisa through October 16, 2016

You still have time to catch the exhibition at Palazzo Blu (Pisa) featuring incredibly detailed illustrations and books by Roberto Innocenti, illustration artist and member of the SACI Artists & Desginers Council.

Illustration by Roberto Innocenti for "The Adventures of Pinocchio" by Carlo Collodi.

Roberto Innocenti, “The Art of Inventing Books” at Palazzo Blu in Pisa through October 16, 2016

You still have time to catch the exhibition at Palazzo Blu (Pisa) featuring incredibly detailed illustrations and books by Roberto Innocenti, illustration artist and member of the SACI Artists & Desginers Council.

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Source Self-Made Design festival in Florence through September 22, 2016

Le Murate PAC – FLORENCE, ITALY – September 15-22, 2016 From September 15-22, the 4th edition of SOURCE SELF-MADE DESIGN festival returns to Florence with a full calendar of presentations (over 50 guest speakers), workshops, brainstorming sessions, and exhibitions of “under-30”

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Source Self-Made Design festival in Florence through September 22, 2016

Le Murate PAC – FLORENCE, ITALY – September 15-22, 2016 From September 15-22, the 4th edition of SOURCE SELF-MADE DESIGN festival returns to Florence with a full calendar of presentations (over 50 guest speakers), workshops, brainstorming sessions, and exhibitions of “under-30”

“Virginia Maksymowicz: Architectural Overlays” in the SACI Gallery, September 5 – October 16, 2016

Virginia Maksymowicz speaks about her work in the SACI Gallery: Friday, September 23 at 1pm

Artist Virginia Maksymowicz will be present in the SACI Gallery on Friday, September 23 at 1pm to speak informally about her work and the technical processes she uses.

“Virginia Maksymowicz: Architectural Overlays” in the SACI Gallery, September 5 – October 16, 2016

Virginia Maksymowicz speaks about her work in the SACI Gallery: Friday, September 23 at 1pm

Artist Virginia Maksymowicz will be present in the SACI Gallery on Friday, September 23 at 1pm to speak informally about her work and the technical processes she uses.

Enrica Borghi exhibition at SACI's Maidoff Gallery

Enrica Borghi: presentation, installation, exhibition in SACI’s Maidoff Gallery through October 8, 2016

Enrica Borghi creates her artworks by poetically transforming materials of common use, or more often materials in disuse intended to be discarded or recycled, products or waste materials that seem to have reached the full extent of their life cycle.

Enrica Borghi exhibition at SACI's Maidoff Gallery

Enrica Borghi: presentation, installation, exhibition in SACI’s Maidoff Gallery through October 8, 2016

Enrica Borghi creates her artworks by poetically transforming materials of common use, or more often materials in disuse intended to be discarded or recycled, products or waste materials that seem to have reached the full extent of their life cycle.

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Le Murate. Progetti Arte Contemporanea open call for artists in residence, deadline: September 25, 2016

Le Murate PAC: Open Call – Artist in Residence Grants Deadline to apply: September 25, 2016 Le Murate is a cultural district of the City of Florence specifically dedicated to contemporary practices. Le Murate. Progetti Arte Contemporanea is a center

Le Murate PAC

Le Murate. Progetti Arte Contemporanea open call for artists in residence, deadline: September 25, 2016

Le Murate PAC: Open Call – Artist in Residence Grants Deadline to apply: September 25, 2016 Le Murate is a cultural district of the City of Florence specifically dedicated to contemporary practices. Le Murate. Progetti Arte Contemporanea is a center

Photo by SACI student Ziyi Ge

Student photography from SACI’s Venice Summer Program 2016

Each Summer Term, SACI offers a special 4-week program in Venice, Italy, a city renowned for both its traditional art treasures and its celebration of innovative contemporary art.

Photo by SACI student Ziyi Ge

Student photography from SACI’s Venice Summer Program 2016

Each Summer Term, SACI offers a special 4-week program in Venice, Italy, a city renowned for both its traditional art treasures and its celebration of innovative contemporary art.

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SACI Creative Writing instructor, Lee Foust, publishes new book: “Poison and Antidote”

SACI creative writing instructor Lee Foust has a new book out: Poison and Antidote, Bohemian tales of San Francisco from the 1980s.

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SACI Creative Writing instructor, Lee Foust, publishes new book: “Poison and Antidote”

SACI creative writing instructor Lee Foust has a new book out: Poison and Antidote, Bohemian tales of San Francisco from the 1980s.

Enrica Borghi installation (aluminium chocolate wrappers)

Enrica Borghi installation opens in SACI’s Maidoff Gallery: September 8, 2016, 6:30pm

Enrica Borghi creates her artworks by poetically transforming materials of common use, or more often materials in disuse intended to be discarded or recycled, products or waste materials that seem to have reached the full extent of their life cycle.

Enrica Borghi installation (aluminium chocolate wrappers)

Enrica Borghi installation opens in SACI’s Maidoff Gallery: September 8, 2016, 6:30pm

Enrica Borghi creates her artworks by poetically transforming materials of common use, or more often materials in disuse intended to be discarded or recycled, products or waste materials that seem to have reached the full extent of their life cycle.