Monthly Archives: January 2017

BHMF Black History Month Florence 2017

Over 50 cultural events in February for BHMF: Black History Month Florence, Italy

The second edition of BHMF expounds on the celebration of cultures of the African Diaspora and the definition of “Black History” beyond the African-American experience to the context of the meaning observed in the multi-cultural backdrop of Florence, Italy.

BHMF Black History Month Florence 2017

Over 50 cultural events in February for BHMF: Black History Month Florence, Italy

The second edition of BHMF expounds on the celebration of cultures of the African Diaspora and the definition of “Black History” beyond the African-American experience to the context of the meaning observed in the multi-cultural backdrop of Florence, Italy.

Open call: TRAUMA & REVIVAL Contemporary Encounters residency programs, deadline: February 9, 2017

Cittadellarte-Fondazione Pistoletto – Call for applications: TRAUMA & REVIVAL Contemporary Encounters Residency Programs Deadline: February 9, 2017 Open call for Trauma & Revival: Contemporary Encounters residency programs conceived by: kim? Contemporary Art Center (Riga, Latvia) and Cittadellarte – Fondazione Pistoletto

Open call: TRAUMA & REVIVAL Contemporary Encounters residency programs, deadline: February 9, 2017

Cittadellarte-Fondazione Pistoletto – Call for applications: TRAUMA & REVIVAL Contemporary Encounters Residency Programs Deadline: February 9, 2017 Open call for Trauma & Revival: Contemporary Encounters residency programs conceived by: kim? Contemporary Art Center (Riga, Latvia) and Cittadellarte – Fondazione Pistoletto

Artefiera Bologna International Fair of Modern + Contemporary Art: January 27-30, 2017

ARTEFIERA January 27-30, 2017: once again this year with the 41st edition, Bologna hosts Artefiera: International Exhibition of Contemporary Art, with the new artistic director Angela Vettese. This is one of the most important contemporary art fairs in Italy and is only a quick 35 minute train ride to Bologna from Florence, and SACI students love attending this big event every spring!

Artefiera Bologna International Fair of Modern + Contemporary Art: January 27-30, 2017

ARTEFIERA January 27-30, 2017: once again this year with the 41st edition, Bologna hosts Artefiera: International Exhibition of Contemporary Art, with the new artistic director Angela Vettese. This is one of the most important contemporary art fairs in Italy and is only a quick 35 minute train ride to Bologna from Florence, and SACI students love attending this big event every spring!

SACI’s Venice Biennale Program Summer 2017 accepting applications through May 15, 2017

Each Summer term SACI offers a special 4-week program in Venice, a city renowned for both its traditional art treasures and its celebration of innovative contemporary art. Students visit Venice’s great museums and contemporary art exhibitions while learning the fundamentals of Digital Photography.

SACI’s Venice Biennale Program Summer 2017 accepting applications through May 15, 2017

Each Summer term SACI offers a special 4-week program in Venice, a city renowned for both its traditional art treasures and its celebration of innovative contemporary art. Students visit Venice’s great museums and contemporary art exhibitions while learning the fundamentals of Digital Photography.

Art films on Hockney, Robert Frank, and Eva Hesse: Film Festival in Florence, January – March, 2017

Lo schermo dell’Arte Film Festival and Cinema La Compagnia, from January to March, 2017, presents 3 films for the IX edition of the festival: Hockney, Don’t Blink Robert Frank, and Eva Hesse.

Art films on Hockney, Robert Frank, and Eva Hesse: Film Festival in Florence, January – March, 2017

Lo schermo dell’Arte Film Festival and Cinema La Compagnia, from January to March, 2017, presents 3 films for the IX edition of the festival: Hockney, Don’t Blink Robert Frank, and Eva Hesse.

SACI partners with the Galleria dell’Accademia to improve the museum experience with design

Studio Arts College International (SACI), has established a partnership with Florence’s Galleria dell’Accademia. SACI students are being offered an exclusive and unique opportunity to work side by side with the leadership and administrators of this museum to improve the overarching visitor experience.

SACI partners with the Galleria dell’Accademia to improve the museum experience with design

Studio Arts College International (SACI), has established a partnership with Florence’s Galleria dell’Accademia. SACI students are being offered an exclusive and unique opportunity to work side by side with the leadership and administrators of this museum to improve the overarching visitor experience.

Anish Kapoor - MACRO Rome

Anish Kapoor exhibition at Rome’s MACRO Museum through April 17, 2017

Anish Kapoor is back at long last for his first exhibition in an Italian museum in 10 years, now at the MACRO in Rome, through April 17th.

Anish Kapoor - MACRO Rome

Anish Kapoor exhibition at Rome’s MACRO Museum through April 17, 2017

Anish Kapoor is back at long last for his first exhibition in an Italian museum in 10 years, now at the MACRO in Rome, through April 17th.

“Detox My Fashion: Solutions for a more sustainable world” conference, Biagiotti Gallery, January 12, 2017 at 6:30pm

The Biagiotti Progetto Arte Foundation is pleased to invite you on Thursday, January 12th, 2017 at 6:30 p.m. to the third round of the EcoTalk cycle, a series of in-depth lectures on specific topics related to the environment.

“Detox My Fashion: Solutions for a more sustainable world” conference, Biagiotti Gallery, January 12, 2017 at 6:30pm

The Biagiotti Progetto Arte Foundation is pleased to invite you on Thursday, January 12th, 2017 at 6:30 p.m. to the third round of the EcoTalk cycle, a series of in-depth lectures on specific topics related to the environment.

View of the Giorgio de Chirico - Giulio Paolini exhibition at CIMA, 2016. Photo by Walter Smalling Jr.

Center for Italian Modern Art accepting fellowship applications through January 30, 2017

The Center for Italian Modern Art, a non-profit exhibition and research center based in New York and dedicated to the promotion and study of modern and contemporary Italian art, welcomes applications for its 2017–18 fellowship program.

View of the Giorgio de Chirico - Giulio Paolini exhibition at CIMA, 2016. Photo by Walter Smalling Jr.

Center for Italian Modern Art accepting fellowship applications through January 30, 2017

The Center for Italian Modern Art, a non-profit exhibition and research center based in New York and dedicated to the promotion and study of modern and contemporary Italian art, welcomes applications for its 2017–18 fellowship program.

“Dolcezza porge e gran diletto” on view in the SACI Gallery through February 7, 2017

DOLCEZZA PORGE E GRAN DILETTO Shapes, Colours, Sounds and Symbols for an Imaginary Stage January 5-February 7, 2017 OPENING: January 19 at 6:00 pm Sculptures by Lisa Nocentini Musical performance by Lucia Sciannimanico, voice Gian Luca Lastraioli, lute Direction and

“Dolcezza porge e gran diletto” on view in the SACI Gallery through February 7, 2017

DOLCEZZA PORGE E GRAN DILETTO Shapes, Colours, Sounds and Symbols for an Imaginary Stage January 5-February 7, 2017 OPENING: January 19 at 6:00 pm Sculptures by Lisa Nocentini Musical performance by Lucia Sciannimanico, voice Gian Luca Lastraioli, lute Direction and

Justin Randolph Thompson: “The Crisis of Black Intellect” exhibition in SACI’s Maidoff Gallery through January 28, 2017

Justin Randolph Thompson The Crisis of Black Intellect January 9-28, 2017 Maidoff Gallery Opening & Performance: Wednesday, January 11 at 6:00 pm Studio Arts College International (SACI) is thrilled to present “The Crisis of Black Intellect,” an installation and performance by

Justin Randolph Thompson: “The Crisis of Black Intellect” exhibition in SACI’s Maidoff Gallery through January 28, 2017

Justin Randolph Thompson The Crisis of Black Intellect January 9-28, 2017 Maidoff Gallery Opening & Performance: Wednesday, January 11 at 6:00 pm Studio Arts College International (SACI) is thrilled to present “The Crisis of Black Intellect,” an installation and performance by

Year in Review: Best of 2016 at SACI

Happy New Year from SACI! Welcome to 2017! 2016 was a great year at SACI. If you missed any of the highlights from the past 12 months, here is a re-cap of our biggest events and news items. 2016 brought two wonderful figures

Year in Review: Best of 2016 at SACI

Happy New Year from SACI! Welcome to 2017! 2016 was a great year at SACI. If you missed any of the highlights from the past 12 months, here is a re-cap of our biggest events and news items. 2016 brought two wonderful figures