Monthly Archives: November 2015

Detail of Medici tapestry

Medici’s “Joseph” tapestries on view at Palazzo Vecchio through February 15, 2016

Prince of Dreams: The Medici’s Joseph Tapestries by Pontormo and Bronzino Il Principe dei sogni. Giuseppe negli Arazzi medicei di Pontormo e Bronzino Through February 15, 2016 at the Palazzo Vecchio – Florence, ITALY  Twenty exquisite tapestries depicting the stories

Detail of Medici tapestry

Medici’s “Joseph” tapestries on view at Palazzo Vecchio through February 15, 2016

Prince of Dreams: The Medici’s Joseph Tapestries by Pontormo and Bronzino Il Principe dei sogni. Giuseppe negli Arazzi medicei di Pontormo e Bronzino Through February 15, 2016 at the Palazzo Vecchio – Florence, ITALY  Twenty exquisite tapestries depicting the stories

“SYNCHRONICITY Contemporanei, da Lippi a Warhol” through Jan 10, 2016 in Prato

SYNCHRONICITY Contemporanei, da Lippi a Warhol Through January 10, 2016 Palazzo Pretorio – Prato, ITALY The Palazzo Pretorio Museum in Prato, just outside of Florence is hosting the exhibition, SYNCHRONICITY through January 11, 2016. Curated by Stefano Pezzato and Francesco

“SYNCHRONICITY Contemporanei, da Lippi a Warhol” through Jan 10, 2016 in Prato

SYNCHRONICITY Contemporanei, da Lippi a Warhol Through January 10, 2016 Palazzo Pretorio – Prato, ITALY The Palazzo Pretorio Museum in Prato, just outside of Florence is hosting the exhibition, SYNCHRONICITY through January 11, 2016. Curated by Stefano Pezzato and Francesco

SACI Fall 2015 Student Art Exhibitions

SACI FALL 2015 Student Art Exhibition Schedule, December 10-18, 2015

SACI FALL 2015 Student Art Exhibitions DECEMBER 10-18, 2015 Florence, Italy Join us for several student art exhibitions in diverse media in the SACI Galleries as well as in other locations around Florence. See work done by SACI undergraduate and

SACI Fall 2015 Student Art Exhibitions

SACI FALL 2015 Student Art Exhibition Schedule, December 10-18, 2015

SACI FALL 2015 Student Art Exhibitions DECEMBER 10-18, 2015 Florence, Italy Join us for several student art exhibitions in diverse media in the SACI Galleries as well as in other locations around Florence. See work done by SACI undergraduate and

Arnaldo Pomodoro in Pisa's Piazza dei Miracoli (Photo: targetti.com)

Arnaldo Pomodoro exhibition in Pisa, through January 31, 2016

ARNALDO POMODORO: Continuity and Innovation Piazza dei Miracoli – Pisa, ITALY Through January 31, 2016 Through January 31, 2016 in Pisa, don’t miss this major exhibition dedicated to Arnaldo Pomodoro, with over 100 works, including the artist’s contemporary sculptures, sketches, drawings and documents, displayed in multiple spaces: the

Arnaldo Pomodoro in Pisa's Piazza dei Miracoli (Photo: targetti.com)

Arnaldo Pomodoro exhibition in Pisa, through January 31, 2016

ARNALDO POMODORO: Continuity and Innovation Piazza dei Miracoli – Pisa, ITALY Through January 31, 2016 Through January 31, 2016 in Pisa, don’t miss this major exhibition dedicated to Arnaldo Pomodoro, with over 100 works, including the artist’s contemporary sculptures, sketches, drawings and documents, displayed in multiple spaces: the

Domenico Ghirlandaio, Nascita della Vergine, 1486; Firenze, Santa Maria Novella, cappella Tornabuoni

Art historian Elena Capretti on “The House in the Florentine Renaissance and Its Secrets: Art, Traditions and Everyday Life” at SACI

La casa nel Rinascimento fiorentino e i suoi segreti: arte, tradizione e quotidianità – Elena Capretti Wednesday, December 2, 2015 at 6:00pm at SACI Join us for a presentation in SACI’s Clayton Hubbs Lecture Hall (Palazzo dei Cartelloni) by Art historian Elena

Domenico Ghirlandaio, Nascita della Vergine, 1486; Firenze, Santa Maria Novella, cappella Tornabuoni

Art historian Elena Capretti on “The House in the Florentine Renaissance and Its Secrets: Art, Traditions and Everyday Life” at SACI

La casa nel Rinascimento fiorentino e i suoi segreti: arte, tradizione e quotidianità – Elena Capretti Wednesday, December 2, 2015 at 6:00pm at SACI Join us for a presentation in SACI’s Clayton Hubbs Lecture Hall (Palazzo dei Cartelloni) by Art historian Elena

SACI MFA in Photography field trip to Fontenellato

SACI MFA in Photography field trip to Fontanellato near Parma and a Camera Obscura

SACI MFA in Photography 2-day Field Trip: the first stop of the project “In the Folds of Italy” Fontanellato, near Parma: the castle of Fontanellato and its Camera Obscura In the tower of the Castle (Rocca) of Sanvitale, the students

SACI MFA in Photography field trip to Fontenellato

SACI MFA in Photography field trip to Fontanellato near Parma and a Camera Obscura

SACI MFA in Photography 2-day Field Trip: the first stop of the project “In the Folds of Italy” Fontanellato, near Parma: the castle of Fontanellato and its Camera Obscura In the tower of the Castle (Rocca) of Sanvitale, the students

Andrea Ponsi "Face It!"

Architect Andrea Ponsi, of SACI Artists Council, exhibits and speaks in San Francisco, CA

Andrea Ponsi: FACE IT! 15,000 faces drawn on Post-it notes over the last twenty years. November 28 – December 13, 2015 Opening November 28th, at 6pm The Bonnafont Gallery 946a Greenwhich Street San Francisco, CA http://thebonnafontgallery.com Architect, designer, painter, writer, and SACI

Andrea Ponsi "Face It!"

Architect Andrea Ponsi, of SACI Artists Council, exhibits and speaks in San Francisco, CA

Andrea Ponsi: FACE IT! 15,000 faces drawn on Post-it notes over the last twenty years. November 28 – December 13, 2015 Opening November 28th, at 6pm The Bonnafont Gallery 946a Greenwhich Street San Francisco, CA http://thebonnafontgallery.com Architect, designer, painter, writer, and SACI

"Contemporary Australian Drawing: 90 Australian Artists"

“Contemporary Australian Drawing: 90 Australian Artists” at SACI Gallery through December 11, 2015

Contemporary Australian Drawing: 90 Australian Artists SACI Gallery – Florence, ITALY Through December 11, 2015 Earlier this month, Contemporary Australian Drawing: 90 Australian Artists opened in the SACI Gallery featuring ninety artists whose work concentrates on drawing. In addition to this exhibition, Global Drawings: Works

"Contemporary Australian Drawing: 90 Australian Artists"

“Contemporary Australian Drawing: 90 Australian Artists” at SACI Gallery through December 11, 2015

Contemporary Australian Drawing: 90 Australian Artists SACI Gallery – Florence, ITALY Through December 11, 2015 Earlier this month, Contemporary Australian Drawing: 90 Australian Artists opened in the SACI Gallery featuring ninety artists whose work concentrates on drawing. In addition to this exhibition, Global Drawings: Works

Lo Schermo dell'Arte

Lo Schermo dell’Arte Film Festival: November 18-22, 2015 in Florence

Lo Schermo dell’Arte Film Festival 2015 – 8ª edition November 18 – 22, 2015, Florence – ITALY From November 18-22, 2015, Lo Schermo dell’Arte Film Festival in Florence presents art films, documentaries, talks, workshops, international guests from the center of international cultural scene

Lo Schermo dell'Arte

Lo Schermo dell’Arte Film Festival: November 18-22, 2015 in Florence

Lo Schermo dell’Arte Film Festival 2015 – 8ª edition November 18 – 22, 2015, Florence – ITALY From November 18-22, 2015, Lo Schermo dell’Arte Film Festival in Florence presents art films, documentaries, talks, workshops, international guests from the center of international cultural scene

Visio

VISIO – European Program on Artists’ Moving Images, opens November 17 at 6:30pm, Palazzo Strozzi, Florence

VISIO. Next Generation Moving Images Strozzina, Palazzo Strozzi – Florence, Italy 17 November – 20 December 2015 Opening: Tuesday, November 17 at 6:30pm The exhibition VISIO. Next Generation Moving Images, curated by Leonardo Bigazzi, at the Strozzina, Palazzo Strozzi presents a

Visio

VISIO – European Program on Artists’ Moving Images, opens November 17 at 6:30pm, Palazzo Strozzi, Florence

VISIO. Next Generation Moving Images Strozzina, Palazzo Strozzi – Florence, Italy 17 November – 20 December 2015 Opening: Tuesday, November 17 at 6:30pm The exhibition VISIO. Next Generation Moving Images, curated by Leonardo Bigazzi, at the Strozzina, Palazzo Strozzi presents a

Anna Rose, "Braided" video still, 2013

SACI Alumna Spotlight: Anna Rose (2006-2007), based in Florence, Italy

Anna Rose (SACI Alumna 2006-2007) recently began a month long residency at D’CLINIC in Zalaegerszeg, Hungary. Quite the international artist, she has exhibited her work this year in Italy, Germany, Austria, and the USA. Last year, she was selected for a residency in

Anna Rose, "Braided" video still, 2013

SACI Alumna Spotlight: Anna Rose (2006-2007), based in Florence, Italy

Anna Rose (SACI Alumna 2006-2007) recently began a month long residency at D’CLINIC in Zalaegerszeg, Hungary. Quite the international artist, she has exhibited her work this year in Italy, Germany, Austria, and the USA. Last year, she was selected for a residency in

SACI students visiting the University of Florence Anatomical Museum

SACI’s Body Archives class visits University of Florence Anatomical Museum at Careggi Hospital

SACI’s Body Archives class recently visited to the extraordinary 19th century collections of the University of Florence Anatomical Museum consisting of normal and pathological anatomy at Careggi Hospital, the primary hospital in Florence, Italy. This collection is not normally visited by

SACI students visiting the University of Florence Anatomical Museum

SACI’s Body Archives class visits University of Florence Anatomical Museum at Careggi Hospital

SACI’s Body Archives class recently visited to the extraordinary 19th century collections of the University of Florence Anatomical Museum consisting of normal and pathological anatomy at Careggi Hospital, the primary hospital in Florence, Italy. This collection is not normally visited by

SACI MFA in Studio Art students visiting the Merz Foundation, Turin

SACI MFA in Studio Art students visit Torino’s contemporary art

SACI MFA in Studio Art students and their instructors went north to Torino (Turin) this weekend to take in some contemporary art. They visited the Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo where they saw a solo exhibition of work by Argentine artist Adrián

SACI MFA in Studio Art students visiting the Merz Foundation, Turin

SACI MFA in Studio Art students visit Torino’s contemporary art

SACI MFA in Studio Art students and their instructors went north to Torino (Turin) this weekend to take in some contemporary art. They visited the Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo where they saw a solo exhibition of work by Argentine artist Adrián

Artissima

Artissima Contemporary Art Fair in Turin, Italy: November 6-8, 2015

Artissima Contemporary Art Fair  November 6-8, 2015 – Torino (Turin), Italy This weekend, the SACI MFA in Studio Art students are heading North to Torino to visit the Artissima contemporary art fair. Artissima is one of Italy’s most important contemporary art

Artissima

Artissima Contemporary Art Fair in Turin, Italy: November 6-8, 2015

Artissima Contemporary Art Fair  November 6-8, 2015 – Torino (Turin), Italy This weekend, the SACI MFA in Studio Art students are heading North to Torino to visit the Artissima contemporary art fair. Artissima is one of Italy’s most important contemporary art

“Theater, Body and Diversity” project pinhole camera images

“Theater, Body and Diversity” group visits SACI’s Body Archive class, sees results of pinhole camera workshop: Part II

A photographic workshop was held in mid-October in the ancient Florentine botanic garden as part of “Theater, Body and Diversity” program. Leon Jones, 1st year SACI MFA in Photography student, led the group of patients and staff from the Fili e

“Theater, Body and Diversity” project pinhole camera images

“Theater, Body and Diversity” group visits SACI’s Body Archive class, sees results of pinhole camera workshop: Part II

A photographic workshop was held in mid-October in the ancient Florentine botanic garden as part of “Theater, Body and Diversity” program. Leon Jones, 1st year SACI MFA in Photography student, led the group of patients and staff from the Fili e

"Body, Theater and Diversity" group with pinhole cameras

“Theater, Body and Diversity” pinhole camera workshop with SACI MFA in Photography student, Leon Jones: Part I

Theater, Body and Diversity A photographic workshop was held in mid-October in the ancient Florentine botanic garden as part of “Theater, Body and Diversity” program. Leon Jones, 1st year SACI MFA in Photography student, led the group of patients and staff

"Body, Theater and Diversity" group with pinhole cameras

“Theater, Body and Diversity” pinhole camera workshop with SACI MFA in Photography student, Leon Jones: Part I

Theater, Body and Diversity A photographic workshop was held in mid-October in the ancient Florentine botanic garden as part of “Theater, Body and Diversity” program. Leon Jones, 1st year SACI MFA in Photography student, led the group of patients and staff