Monthly Archives: June 2013

Lamia Khorshid, "Bridesmaid"

Lamia Khorshid photography exhibition opens in the SACI Gallery July 2 at 6pm

LAMIA KHORSHID Inherent Spaces July 2-26, 2013 Opening: Tuesday, July 2 at 6pm The SACI Gallery is proud to present an exhibition of photographs by SACI Visiting Instructor Lamia Khorshid, who during the opening will give a presentation on her

Lamia Khorshid, "Bridesmaid"

Lamia Khorshid photography exhibition opens in the SACI Gallery July 2 at 6pm

LAMIA KHORSHID Inherent Spaces July 2-26, 2013 Opening: Tuesday, July 2 at 6pm The SACI Gallery is proud to present an exhibition of photographs by SACI Visiting Instructor Lamia Khorshid, who during the opening will give a presentation on her

Il Grande Museo del Duomo

The Grand Museum of the Duomo: one all-inclusive ticket for €10

Una grande piazza, un grande museo Piazza del Duomo, the heart of the city of Florence, gets 8 million visitors each year and is essentially “one big piazza, and one big museum.” Now you can enter all 5 of the

Il Grande Museo del Duomo

The Grand Museum of the Duomo: one all-inclusive ticket for €10

Una grande piazza, un grande museo Piazza del Duomo, the heart of the city of Florence, gets 8 million visitors each year and is essentially “one big piazza, and one big museum.” Now you can enter all 5 of the

KeseyPollack

KeseyPollock installation opens in Seattle: June 29

MELTING BODIES  KeseyPollock is the collaboration between interdisciplinary artists Steph Kese (from Seattle) and Erin Pollock (from Alaska).  Both studied Studio Arts together at Whitman College (Walla Walla, WA) where they each received a BA in 2004, and they have

KeseyPollack

KeseyPollock installation opens in Seattle: June 29

MELTING BODIES  KeseyPollock is the collaboration between interdisciplinary artists Steph Kese (from Seattle) and Erin Pollock (from Alaska).  Both studied Studio Arts together at Whitman College (Walla Walla, WA) where they each received a BA in 2004, and they have

AntiCONtemporaneo 2013: June 27-30, July 3-5 L’Homme Armé

L’Homme Armé in collaborazione with Museo Marino Marini, Tempo Reale (Firenze), and the Fondazione “Marco Fodella” (Milano) present AntiCONtemporaneo 2013. For the sixth consecutive year, AntiCONtemporaneo, the review L’Homme Arme, in collaboration with Tempo Reale, as part of Summer Fiorentina

AntiCONtemporaneo 2013: June 27-30, July 3-5 L’Homme Armé

L’Homme Armé in collaborazione with Museo Marino Marini, Tempo Reale (Firenze), and the Fondazione “Marco Fodella” (Milano) present AntiCONtemporaneo 2013. For the sixth consecutive year, AntiCONtemporaneo, the review L’Homme Arme, in collaboration with Tempo Reale, as part of Summer Fiorentina

Audio Arts

Villa Romana presents William Furlong exhibition & conversations – June 26/27

William Furlong Speaking to Others: Who Speaks to Who June 26 – August 30, 2013 Opening of the exhibition: Wednesday, 26 June 2013, at 7 pm June 27, 6 pm: Lucia Farinati in conversation with William Furlong Opening hours: Tuesday to

Audio Arts

Villa Romana presents William Furlong exhibition & conversations – June 26/27

William Furlong Speaking to Others: Who Speaks to Who June 26 – August 30, 2013 Opening of the exhibition: Wednesday, 26 June 2013, at 7 pm June 27, 6 pm: Lucia Farinati in conversation with William Furlong Opening hours: Tuesday to

#invisiblewomen

“Invisible Women” Emmy Award winning documentary premieres June 25, 7pm

Invisible Women, a documentary based on the book by Jane Fortune, published by The Florentine Press, has been awarded an Emmy in the Best Historical/Cultural Program category from the regional National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences. Watch the premiere of

#invisiblewomen

“Invisible Women” Emmy Award winning documentary premieres June 25, 7pm

Invisible Women, a documentary based on the book by Jane Fortune, published by The Florentine Press, has been awarded an Emmy in the Best Historical/Cultural Program category from the regional National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences. Watch the premiere of

Fireworks over the Ponte Vecchio in Florence

Florence celebrates San Giovanni on June 24

Every year on June 24th, Florence celebrates the feast of its patron saint, San Giovanni (St. John), to whom the Baptistery was dedicated. In the morning there is a traditional historic parade beginning in Piazza Signoria and ending at the

Fireworks over the Ponte Vecchio in Florence

Florence celebrates San Giovanni on June 24

Every year on June 24th, Florence celebrates the feast of its patron saint, San Giovanni (St. John), to whom the Baptistery was dedicated. In the morning there is a traditional historic parade beginning in Piazza Signoria and ending at the

Henri Cartier-Bresson, Hyères, France, 1932; gelatin silver print; collection The Museum of Modern Art, New York; © 2010 Henri Cartier-Bresson/Magnum Photos, courtesy Fondation Henri Cartier-Bresson, Paris

Henri Cartier-Bresson exhibition in Lucca through November 3, 2013

HENRI CARTIER-BRESSON: Photographer, a retrospective exhibition just opened at the Lucca Center of Contemporary Art of work by Henri Cartier-Bresson, (1908-2004) one of the most accomplished artists and photojournalists in the history of photography. He traveled the world to capture life on

Henri Cartier-Bresson, Hyères, France, 1932; gelatin silver print; collection The Museum of Modern Art, New York; © 2010 Henri Cartier-Bresson/Magnum Photos, courtesy Fondation Henri Cartier-Bresson, Paris

Henri Cartier-Bresson exhibition in Lucca through November 3, 2013

HENRI CARTIER-BRESSON: Photographer, a retrospective exhibition just opened at the Lucca Center of Contemporary Art of work by Henri Cartier-Bresson, (1908-2004) one of the most accomplished artists and photojournalists in the history of photography. He traveled the world to capture life on

XXII Rassegna Incontri d'Arte

Karen Yurkovich in panel discussion: “Painting in our Times…” June 22, 2013

SACI instructor Karen Yurkovich has been invited to be on a panel discussion about “La pittura di questi tempi…” or Painting in our Times… at La Barbagianna contemporary art center in Pontassieve, near Florence on June 22, 2013 from 6-10pm

XXII Rassegna Incontri d'Arte

Karen Yurkovich in panel discussion: “Painting in our Times…” June 22, 2013

SACI instructor Karen Yurkovich has been invited to be on a panel discussion about “La pittura di questi tempi…” or Painting in our Times… at La Barbagianna contemporary art center in Pontassieve, near Florence on June 22, 2013 from 6-10pm

Baptistery - Florence

2nd Annual “Festa della Cultura – San Giovanni Battista”: June 21 – 25, 2013

2°Festa della Cultura – San Giovanni Battista – Florence Friday, June 21 – Tuesday, June 25, 2013 The second year of the San Giovanni Battista Festa della Cultura is again dedicated to the people of Florence in celebrating the feast day of

Baptistery - Florence

2nd Annual “Festa della Cultura – San Giovanni Battista”: June 21 – 25, 2013

2°Festa della Cultura – San Giovanni Battista – Florence Friday, June 21 – Tuesday, June 25, 2013 The second year of the San Giovanni Battista Festa della Cultura is again dedicated to the people of Florence in celebrating the feast day of

Massimiliano Gioni - Curator of the Venice Biennale (Photo: Francesco Galli)

“Around Gioni” – a Venice Biennale analysis by SACI instructor Daria Filardo

SACI instructor Daria Filardo was just published on UnDo.net with her review of Massimiliano Gioni‘s curatorial efforts of the 2013 Venice Biennale: The Encyclopedic Palace. Here is the English translation of Around Gioni: Around Gioni The analysis of Daria Filardo

Massimiliano Gioni - Curator of the Venice Biennale (Photo: Francesco Galli)

“Around Gioni” – a Venice Biennale analysis by SACI instructor Daria Filardo

SACI instructor Daria Filardo was just published on UnDo.net with her review of Massimiliano Gioni‘s curatorial efforts of the 2013 Venice Biennale: The Encyclopedic Palace. Here is the English translation of Around Gioni: Around Gioni The analysis of Daria Filardo

Pitti Uomo 2013 Firenze

Pitti Uomo 84 invades Florence June 18-21

This time of year annually in Florence, one of the biggest mensware fashion events takes place: Pitti Immagine Uomo (Man), followed shortly by the Pitti W (Women) and the Pitti Bimbo (Children) events. So if you are in town and

Pitti Uomo 2013 Firenze

Pitti Uomo 84 invades Florence June 18-21

This time of year annually in Florence, one of the biggest mensware fashion events takes place: Pitti Immagine Uomo (Man), followed shortly by the Pitti W (Women) and the Pitti Bimbo (Children) events. So if you are in town and

The Season @ NYU Florence

“The Season” opens tonight at NYU in Florence

  New York University in Florence presents a rich calendar of creative events for this summer’s The Season, opening tonight with a performance art installation, Transition, at 9pm in the Villa La Pietra. The Season is a summer celebration of creative

The Season @ NYU Florence

“The Season” opens tonight at NYU in Florence

  New York University in Florence presents a rich calendar of creative events for this summer’s The Season, opening tonight with a performance art installation, Transition, at 9pm in the Villa La Pietra. The Season is a summer celebration of creative

Monnalisa Day

Monnalisa Day in Oltr’arno: June 15, 2013

The Monnalisa Day, or MON.DAY, is a celebration of the centenary of the discovery of the Mona Lisa in Florence, with both established names and young talent in Florentine art, and strives to be a hymn to all forms of art,

Monnalisa Day

Monnalisa Day in Oltr’arno: June 15, 2013

The Monnalisa Day, or MON.DAY, is a celebration of the centenary of the discovery of the Mona Lisa in Florence, with both established names and young talent in Florentine art, and strives to be a hymn to all forms of art,

Steve McCurry Exhibition in Siena

Steve McCurry photography exhibition in Siena: June 15 – November 3, 2013

Award winning American photojournalist, Steve McCurry (b. Philadelphia, 1950) has traveled to countless countries in no less than 6 continents to capture his stunning images of people and life affected by conflict around the world, as well as documenting ancient

Steve McCurry Exhibition in Siena

Steve McCurry photography exhibition in Siena: June 15 – November 3, 2013

Award winning American photojournalist, Steve McCurry (b. Philadelphia, 1950) has traveled to countless countries in no less than 6 continents to capture his stunning images of people and life affected by conflict around the world, as well as documenting ancient

Thursday Squared - CCC Strozzina

Thursday Squared: free entrance to the Strozzina and live music tonight!

Thursdays Squared A new way to enjoy Thursday evenings at Palazzo Strozzi – all activities in the courtyard are free! The second Thursday of each month from 7:30pm to 10pm the courtyard of Palazzo Strozzi comes alive with the live

Thursday Squared - CCC Strozzina

Thursday Squared: free entrance to the Strozzina and live music tonight!

Thursdays Squared A new way to enjoy Thursday evenings at Palazzo Strozzi – all activities in the courtyard are free! The second Thursday of each month from 7:30pm to 10pm the courtyard of Palazzo Strozzi comes alive with the live