Monthly Archives: April 2013

MICA Spring 2013 Exhibit at SACI

MICA students exhibit their end of spring term work @ SACI

Fall and Spring terms at SACI welcome Maryland Institute College of Art students who study in the MICA@SACI intensive Honors program in Florence. The Spring 2013 term was spearheaded by MICA instructor and artist in residence, Ellen Burchenal, who also exhibited her

MICA Spring 2013 Exhibit at SACI

MICA students exhibit their end of spring term work @ SACI

Fall and Spring terms at SACI welcome Maryland Institute College of Art students who study in the MICA@SACI intensive Honors program in Florence. The Spring 2013 term was spearheaded by MICA instructor and artist in residence, Ellen Burchenal, who also exhibited her

Da Boldini a De Pisis

From Boldini to De Pisis through May 19

From Boldini to De Pisis: Florence Welcomes Masterworks from Ferrara Through May 19 at the Gallery of Modern Art and Villa Bardini, Florence This exhibition, hosted in 2 prestigious Florentine museums, gives a temporary home to many masterpieces from Ferrara’s Palazzo

Da Boldini a De Pisis

From Boldini to De Pisis through May 19

From Boldini to De Pisis: Florence Welcomes Masterworks from Ferrara Through May 19 at the Gallery of Modern Art and Villa Bardini, Florence This exhibition, hosted in 2 prestigious Florentine museums, gives a temporary home to many masterpieces from Ferrara’s Palazzo

Florence celebrates the Notte Bianca April 30…all night long!

For the 4th year in a row, Florence celebrates all night long for the annual Notte Bianca festival on Tuesday, April 30, 2013. What happens during the white night? First of all, one must understand what a white night is in

Florence celebrates the Notte Bianca April 30…all night long!

For the 4th year in a row, Florence celebrates all night long for the annual Notte Bianca festival on Tuesday, April 30, 2013. What happens during the white night? First of all, one must understand what a white night is in

SACI Design Exhibition in Palazzo Maidoff

SACI Spring 2013 Student Exhibitions in Graphic Design, Illustration, Fashion Design, & Book Arts!

Here is another installment of SACI’s Spring 2013 end of term student exhibitions, this time in the Palazzo Maidoff Gallery: Graphic Design, Illustration, Fashion Design, and Book Arts.

SACI Design Exhibition in Palazzo Maidoff

SACI Spring 2013 Student Exhibitions in Graphic Design, Illustration, Fashion Design, & Book Arts!

Here is another installment of SACI’s Spring 2013 end of term student exhibitions, this time in the Palazzo Maidoff Gallery: Graphic Design, Illustration, Fashion Design, and Book Arts.

SACI Spring 2013 Student Exhibition: 2D & 3D

SACI Spring 2013 of Term Student Exhibitions: 2D + 3D

Another study abroad term is concluding at SACI and current students will be heading home soon. Student exhibitions are an exciting moment to share all the hard work the students have done this spring. Here are some images from the recent

SACI Spring 2013 Student Exhibition: 2D & 3D

SACI Spring 2013 of Term Student Exhibitions: 2D + 3D

Another study abroad term is concluding at SACI and current students will be heading home soon. Student exhibitions are an exciting moment to share all the hard work the students have done this spring. Here are some images from the recent

SACI Graduate Exhibition Spring 2013

SACI Graduate Students Exhibit @ Galleria La Corte

The 2012-2013 accademic year is coming to a close for the SACI Post-Baccalaureate team headed by Lorenzo Pezzatini. Five students: Marisa Andropolis, Carmela Caldart, Lise Kimball, Philip Lang, and Rachael Scharf recently exhibited their works in an exhibition entitled O.Y

SACI Graduate Exhibition Spring 2013

SACI Graduate Students Exhibit @ Galleria La Corte

The 2012-2013 accademic year is coming to a close for the SACI Post-Baccalaureate team headed by Lorenzo Pezzatini. Five students: Marisa Andropolis, Carmela Caldart, Lise Kimball, Philip Lang, and Rachael Scharf recently exhibited their works in an exhibition entitled O.Y

International Slow Art Day April 27, 2013

Looking at art… slowly. One day each year – April 27 in 2013 – people all over the world visit local museums and galleries to look at art slowly. Participants look at five works of art for 10 minutes each

International Slow Art Day April 27, 2013

Looking at art… slowly. One day each year – April 27 in 2013 – people all over the world visit local museums and galleries to look at art slowly. Participants look at five works of art for 10 minutes each

Maidoff @ Castello Gabbiano

Jules Maidoff celebrates 80 with an exhibition opening May 4th, 2013 in Chianti

SACI founder and Director Emeritus Jules Maidoff is celebrating his 80 years with an exhibition Ossessioni/Pentimenti/Divertimenti at the Castello Gabbiano May 4 – October 30, 2013. Opening on May 4th at 6pm, the exhibition, according to the artist, will show

Maidoff @ Castello Gabbiano

Jules Maidoff celebrates 80 with an exhibition opening May 4th, 2013 in Chianti

SACI founder and Director Emeritus Jules Maidoff is celebrating his 80 years with an exhibition Ossessioni/Pentimenti/Divertimenti at the Castello Gabbiano May 4 – October 30, 2013. Opening on May 4th at 6pm, the exhibition, according to the artist, will show

Mostra Internazionale dell'Artigianato

International Handicrafts Fair in Florence April 20-28 @ the Fortezza da Basso

Discover the City of Beauty. Artisans. Angels of beauty. The 77th edition of the International Handicrafts Fair will welcome artisans from over 50 countries, as well as from all over Italy, April 20-28, 2013, from 10am to 11pm at the

Mostra Internazionale dell'Artigianato

International Handicrafts Fair in Florence April 20-28 @ the Fortezza da Basso

Discover the City of Beauty. Artisans. Angels of beauty. The 77th edition of the International Handicrafts Fair will welcome artisans from over 50 countries, as well as from all over Italy, April 20-28, 2013, from 10am to 11pm at the

Spring 2013 SACI Student Exhibitions

SACI Spring 2013 Student Art Exhibitions opening tonight!

Selected Works by SACI 2D, 3D, Photography, & Conservation Students Opens April 18th, Thursday 6:15 pm ~ SACI Gallery Exhibition Opening: Selected works by SACI 2D, 3D, Photography, & Conservation students in SACI’s Palazzo dei Cartelloni, Via Sant’Antonino, 11. (April 18-23)

Spring 2013 SACI Student Exhibitions

SACI Spring 2013 Student Art Exhibitions opening tonight!

Selected Works by SACI 2D, 3D, Photography, & Conservation Students Opens April 18th, Thursday 6:15 pm ~ SACI Gallery Exhibition Opening: Selected works by SACI 2D, 3D, Photography, & Conservation students in SACI’s Palazzo dei Cartelloni, Via Sant’Antonino, 11. (April 18-23)

Lee Foust publishes his new book and gives live reading Thursday, April 18!

SACI’s own Creative Writing instructor, Lee Foust, announces the publication of his new book: Sojourner, a gathering of short stories, poems, experiments, prose poems, as well as a CD’s worth of recorded performances, from his 25 years spent traveling, sojourning,

Lee Foust publishes his new book and gives live reading Thursday, April 18!

SACI’s own Creative Writing instructor, Lee Foust, announces the publication of his new book: Sojourner, a gathering of short stories, poems, experiments, prose poems, as well as a CD’s worth of recorded performances, from his 25 years spent traveling, sojourning,

Video by Chelsea Shaffer: "The Rising"

SACI Digital Multimedia students present their work Wednesday, April 17 at Galleria La Corte

Don’t miss the end of term SACI Digital Multimedia Student Project Presentation – one night only at the Galleria La Corte Arte Contemporanea in Florence! THE BODY IS… Alaa Baghdadi Anais DiCroce Haley Gewandter Rachel Ranese Chelsea Shaffer Shane Zackery

Video by Chelsea Shaffer: "The Rising"

SACI Digital Multimedia students present their work Wednesday, April 17 at Galleria La Corte

Don’t miss the end of term SACI Digital Multimedia Student Project Presentation – one night only at the Galleria La Corte Arte Contemporanea in Florence! THE BODY IS… Alaa Baghdadi Anais DiCroce Haley Gewandter Rachel Ranese Chelsea Shaffer Shane Zackery

Fabbrica Europa contemporary arts and performance festival: April 16 – June 21

Now in its 20th edition, Fabbrica Europa, Florence’s annual festival of contemporary arts and creative language in expression and performance will run from April 16 to June 19, 2013. Based in one of the most spectacular examples of industrial re-use

Fabbrica Europa contemporary arts and performance festival: April 16 – June 21

Now in its 20th edition, Fabbrica Europa, Florence’s annual festival of contemporary arts and creative language in expression and performance will run from April 16 to June 19, 2013. Based in one of the most spectacular examples of industrial re-use

MAEC di Cortona

Restoring Etruscan History in Cortona through May 5

Restaurando la storia: L’alba dei principi etruschi Museum of the Etruscan and Roman City of Cortona Through May 5, 2013 Cortona is an important medieval town to visit for its grand archeological sites including the Second Tumulus (burial mound) of

MAEC di Cortona

Restoring Etruscan History in Cortona through May 5

Restaurando la storia: L’alba dei principi etruschi Museum of the Etruscan and Roman City of Cortona Through May 5, 2013 Cortona is an important medieval town to visit for its grand archeological sites including the Second Tumulus (burial mound) of

SACI @ BAM

SACI Photography students attend workshop and exhibit their photos at BAM – Opens Friday night!

Eighteen SACI photography students were able to attend a 3-day workshop earlier this term at the Bottega Antonio Manta (BAM) in Montevarchi, near Arezzo. Accompanied with instructors Romeo Di Loreto and Jacopo Santini, the workshop was given by one of

SACI @ BAM

SACI Photography students attend workshop and exhibit their photos at BAM – Opens Friday night!

Eighteen SACI photography students were able to attend a 3-day workshop earlier this term at the Bottega Antonio Manta (BAM) in Montevarchi, near Arezzo. Accompanied with instructors Romeo Di Loreto and Jacopo Santini, the workshop was given by one of