“Beyond the Museum: Street Art in Florence,” by Nellie Farrow (SACI Late Spring & Summer ’17)

Beyond the Museum: Street Art in Florence by Nellie Farrow The art culture of Florence seeps onto the exterior of the city, making its way onto the many surfaces that line the crowded streets. The city is covered in street

“Beyond the Museum: Street Art in Florence,” by Nellie Farrow (SACI Late Spring & Summer ’17)

Beyond the Museum: Street Art in Florence by Nellie Farrow The art culture of Florence seeps onto the exterior of the city, making its way onto the many surfaces that line the crowded streets. The city is covered in street

SACI Instructor, Pietro Gaglianò, Curates “Paesaggio Dentro,” Opening July 8 at Galleria Susanna Orlando

“PAESAGGIO DENTRO” Works by Aryan Ozmaei and Giuseppe Vassallo Curated by Pietro Gaglianò Galleria Susanna Orlando Via Stagio Stagi 12, Pietrasanta Opening: July 8, 2017 at 7PM On view through August 5, 2017 “Paesaggio Dentro,” curated by SACI instructor, Pietro

SACI Instructor, Pietro Gaglianò, Curates “Paesaggio Dentro,” Opening July 8 at Galleria Susanna Orlando

“PAESAGGIO DENTRO” Works by Aryan Ozmaei and Giuseppe Vassallo Curated by Pietro Gaglianò Galleria Susanna Orlando Via Stagio Stagi 12, Pietrasanta Opening: July 8, 2017 at 7PM On view through August 5, 2017 “Paesaggio Dentro,” curated by SACI instructor, Pietro

Sarah Brokke (Photo: Howie Hanson)

Art on the Edge 13th Annual Exhibit Juried by SACI Alum, Sarah Brokke (MFA 2004)

Art on the Edge 13th Annual Juried Exhibit June 29 – July 29, 2017 ARTISTS: Donna Rae Anderson, Nikki Besser, Sandrs Boreen, Pamela Burns, James Baura, Tyler Evin, Ralph Hanggi, Jr., Audrey Johnson, Jill Johnson, Tim Lamey, Patricia Lovegreen, David

Sarah Brokke (Photo: Howie Hanson)

Art on the Edge 13th Annual Exhibit Juried by SACI Alum, Sarah Brokke (MFA 2004)

Art on the Edge 13th Annual Juried Exhibit June 29 – July 29, 2017 ARTISTS: Donna Rae Anderson, Nikki Besser, Sandrs Boreen, Pamela Burns, James Baura, Tyler Evin, Ralph Hanggi, Jr., Audrey Johnson, Jill Johnson, Tim Lamey, Patricia Lovegreen, David

Oliviero Draghi, from the "Guerrieri" series

Exhibition of Sculptures by SACI Instructor, Oliviero Draghi, Opens in the SACI Gallery: July 3, 2017 at 6pm

Sculptures by OLIVIERO DRAGHI: Guerrieri, Heads, ANIMALi July 3 – 28, 2017 Opening: Monday, July 3 at 6pm Italiano The roots of Guerrieri stem back to childhood play with toy soldiers. Fantasies, legends, and stories have been the inspirations in creating

Oliviero Draghi, from the "Guerrieri" series

Exhibition of Sculptures by SACI Instructor, Oliviero Draghi, Opens in the SACI Gallery: July 3, 2017 at 6pm

Sculptures by OLIVIERO DRAGHI: Guerrieri, Heads, ANIMALi July 3 – 28, 2017 Opening: Monday, July 3 at 6pm Italiano The roots of Guerrieri stem back to childhood play with toy soldiers. Fantasies, legends, and stories have been the inspirations in creating

Hana Sackler (video still)

SACI MFA in Photography Graduate Alumni, Ana Lía Orézzoli and Hana Sackler, exhibiting in Italy and Germany

SACI MFA in Photography Graduate Alumni, Ana Lía Orézzoli and Hana Sackler, exhibiting in Livorno, Italy and Berlin, Germany – both opening June 23.

Hana Sackler (video still)

SACI MFA in Photography Graduate Alumni, Ana Lía Orézzoli and Hana Sackler, exhibiting in Italy and Germany

SACI MFA in Photography Graduate Alumni, Ana Lía Orézzoli and Hana Sackler, exhibiting in Livorno, Italy and Berlin, Germany – both opening June 23.

“Idiots,” an exhibition curated by Francesco Lauretta, opens in Milan tonight at the Giovanni Bonelli Gallery

IDIOTS Maurizio Cannavacciuolo, Fulvio Di Piazza, Francesco Lauretta, Marco Pace June 22 July 29, 2017 Inauguration: Thursday, June 22 at 7pm Curated by Francesco Lauretta The Giovanni Bonelli Gallery in Milan presents a new exhibition project curated by Francesco Lauretta, artist

“Idiots,” an exhibition curated by Francesco Lauretta, opens in Milan tonight at the Giovanni Bonelli Gallery

IDIOTS Maurizio Cannavacciuolo, Fulvio Di Piazza, Francesco Lauretta, Marco Pace June 22 July 29, 2017 Inauguration: Thursday, June 22 at 7pm Curated by Francesco Lauretta The Giovanni Bonelli Gallery in Milan presents a new exhibition project curated by Francesco Lauretta, artist

“Black on Black. From Fontana and Kounellis to Galliani” through July 9, 2017 at Florence’s Villa Bardini

In the exhibition Black on Black. From Fontana to Kounellis and Galliani, curated by Vera Agosti, black is explored in a selection of 31 masterpieces of contemporary Italian painting and sculpture.

“Black on Black. From Fontana and Kounellis to Galliani” through July 9, 2017 at Florence’s Villa Bardini

In the exhibition Black on Black. From Fontana to Kounellis and Galliani, curated by Vera Agosti, black is explored in a selection of 31 masterpieces of contemporary Italian painting and sculpture.

Celeste Prize 2017, 9th edition Call for Artists: deadline June 30, 2017

Celeste Prize 2017, 9th edition Call for Artists Deadline: June 30, 2017 What is Celeste Prize? –  the international art prize which rewards the work of emerging and mid-career artists, builds careers, and brings recognition by art curators and gallerists.

Celeste Prize 2017, 9th edition Call for Artists: deadline June 30, 2017

Celeste Prize 2017, 9th edition Call for Artists Deadline: June 30, 2017 What is Celeste Prize? –  the international art prize which rewards the work of emerging and mid-career artists, builds careers, and brings recognition by art curators and gallerists.

SACI Faculty Members Dejan Atanackovic and Filipe Rocha da Silva Recently Published

Dejan Atanackovic has recently published a novel in his native Serbian language titled Luzitanija (paperback, 214 pages, published by Besna Kobila, Belgrade, 2017, ISBN: 978-86-88389-12-9). Dejan teaches SACI’s courses of Digital Multimedia, Body Archives, and Art, Mind, & Diversity. In the the book,

SACI Faculty Members Dejan Atanackovic and Filipe Rocha da Silva Recently Published

Dejan Atanackovic has recently published a novel in his native Serbian language titled Luzitanija (paperback, 214 pages, published by Besna Kobila, Belgrade, 2017, ISBN: 978-86-88389-12-9). Dejan teaches SACI’s courses of Digital Multimedia, Body Archives, and Art, Mind, & Diversity. In the the book,

“Wells of Wonder: New Discoveries from Cetamura del Chianti” on view through September 30, 2017 at the National Archaeological Museum of Florence, Italy

Last Friday, the Wells of Wonders exhibition opened to the public in Florence’s grandiose National Archaeological Museum, featuring 300 ancient items found at Cetamura del Chianti, an archaeological site discovered in 1964.

“Wells of Wonder: New Discoveries from Cetamura del Chianti” on view through September 30, 2017 at the National Archaeological Museum of Florence, Italy

Last Friday, the Wells of Wonders exhibition opened to the public in Florence’s grandiose National Archaeological Museum, featuring 300 ancient items found at Cetamura del Chianti, an archaeological site discovered in 1964.

SACI President Emeritus, Mary Beckinsale, lectures on origins of Florentine florin coin, June 22, 2017 for Festa Cultura San Giovanni

SACI President Emeritus, Mary Beckinsale, lectures on origins of Florentine florin coin, June 22, 2017 for Festa Cultura San Giovanni

SACI President Emeritus, Mary Beckinsale, lectures on origins of Florentine florin coin, June 22, 2017 for Festa Cultura San Giovanni

SACI President Emeritus, Mary Beckinsale, lectures on origins of Florentine florin coin, June 22, 2017 for Festa Cultura San Giovanni

Vanessa Beecroft

OPEN CALL for Females under 35 for VANESSA BEECROFT Project in Florence this Fall

The 2017 edition of the Firenze Suona Contemporanea Festival is looking for a group of volunteer performers of different ethnicities, females under the age of 35, for a project planned in Florence with artist Vanessa Beecroft.

Vanessa Beecroft

OPEN CALL for Females under 35 for VANESSA BEECROFT Project in Florence this Fall

The 2017 edition of the Firenze Suona Contemporanea Festival is looking for a group of volunteer performers of different ethnicities, females under the age of 35, for a project planned in Florence with artist Vanessa Beecroft.

RYAN WARD “Regular Everyday-Sized Monuments” in the SACI Gallery through June 23, 2017

Through June 23, you can still catch Regular Everyday-Sized Monuments, an exhibition of mixed-media paintings by SACI Alum (2004) and Marywood University faculty member, Ryan Ward.

RYAN WARD “Regular Everyday-Sized Monuments” in the SACI Gallery through June 23, 2017

Through June 23, you can still catch Regular Everyday-Sized Monuments, an exhibition of mixed-media paintings by SACI Alum (2004) and Marywood University faculty member, Ryan Ward.

Collaborative Bookworks by SACI Instructor Patricia Silva & Lyall Harris opens in San Francisco June 10, 2017

Meeting Places / Luoghi d’incontro Lyall Harris & Patricia Silva, 2014-2017 June 10-Sept 14, 2017 – San Francisco Public Library Opening reception June 15, 5-7pm; Artists’ Talk 6pm. Meeting Places/Luoghi d’incontro is the collaborative work by US-based book artist-writer Lyall

Collaborative Bookworks by SACI Instructor Patricia Silva & Lyall Harris opens in San Francisco June 10, 2017

Meeting Places / Luoghi d’incontro Lyall Harris & Patricia Silva, 2014-2017 June 10-Sept 14, 2017 – San Francisco Public Library Opening reception June 15, 5-7pm; Artists’ Talk 6pm. Meeting Places/Luoghi d’incontro is the collaborative work by US-based book artist-writer Lyall