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Open Studios: SACI Graduate Students Show Their Work-in-progress to the Public

Earlier this week, SACI’s MFA (Studio Art, Photography, and Communication Design) and Post-Bac Students (Studio Art) opened their private studios to the public at the Jules Maidoff Palazzo.

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Open Studios: SACI Graduate Students Show Their Work-in-progress to the Public

Earlier this week, SACI’s MFA (Studio Art, Photography, and Communication Design) and Post-Bac Students (Studio Art) opened their private studios to the public at the Jules Maidoff Palazzo.

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SACI Graduate Students Open Studios: Tuesday, February 21, 7:30-9:00 pm

SACI Graduate Students Open Studios Tuesday, February 21st from 7:30-9:00 pm Studio Arts College International Palazzo Jules Maidoff Via Sant’Egidio 14, Florence – Italy SACI’s MFA (Studio Art, Photography, and Communication Design) and Post-Bac Students (Studio Art) will open their studios to

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SACI Graduate Students Open Studios: Tuesday, February 21, 7:30-9:00 pm

SACI Graduate Students Open Studios Tuesday, February 21st from 7:30-9:00 pm Studio Arts College International Palazzo Jules Maidoff Via Sant’Egidio 14, Florence – Italy SACI’s MFA (Studio Art, Photography, and Communication Design) and Post-Bac Students (Studio Art) will open their studios to

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“Vita Quotidiana: Le Opere di George Zogo” reception in SACI’s Maidoff Gallery: February 16, 2017 at 7:30pm

As a part of Black History Month Florence: SACI is proud to present Vita Quotidiana: Le Opere di George Zogo an exhibition of paintings and drawings in the Jules Maidoff Gallery, February 2-March 2, 2017 curated by Africa e Mediterraneo.

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“Vita Quotidiana: Le Opere di George Zogo” reception in SACI’s Maidoff Gallery: February 16, 2017 at 7:30pm

As a part of Black History Month Florence: SACI is proud to present Vita Quotidiana: Le Opere di George Zogo an exhibition of paintings and drawings in the Jules Maidoff Gallery, February 2-March 2, 2017 curated by Africa e Mediterraneo.

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“Enrico Riley: Infinite Receptors” opens in the SACI Gallery, February 9, 2017 at 6pm for Black History Month Florence

As a part of Black History Month Florence (BHMF): SACI is proud to present Infinite Receptors by Rome Prize Fellow from the American Academy of Rome Enrico Riley, an exhibition of drawings in the SACI Gallery, February 9-March 2, 2017 sponsored by the American Academy of Rome.

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“Enrico Riley: Infinite Receptors” opens in the SACI Gallery, February 9, 2017 at 6pm for Black History Month Florence

As a part of Black History Month Florence (BHMF): SACI is proud to present Infinite Receptors by Rome Prize Fellow from the American Academy of Rome Enrico Riley, an exhibition of drawings in the SACI Gallery, February 9-March 2, 2017 sponsored by the American Academy of Rome.

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Beverly Pepper: Selected Works 1968-2015 at the Kayne Griffin Corcoran Gallery, Los Angeles

American sculptor and member of SACI’s Artists & Designers Council Beverly Pepper is exhibiting Selected Works (1968-2015) at Kayne Griffin Corcoran in Los Angeles through March 18, 2017.

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Beverly Pepper: Selected Works 1968-2015 at the Kayne Griffin Corcoran Gallery, Los Angeles

American sculptor and member of SACI’s Artists & Designers Council Beverly Pepper is exhibiting Selected Works (1968-2015) at Kayne Griffin Corcoran in Los Angeles through March 18, 2017.

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“What (or who) is an image?” An Introduction to W.C.T. Mitchell’s “Image Science” by Francesco Gori at SACI: Friday, February 3

“What (or who) is an image?” An Introduction to W.C.T. Mitchell’s Image Science by Francesco Gori Friday, February 3 at 6pm at SACI’s Palazzo Jules Maidoff, 1st floor Open to SACI faculty, students, and alumni (presented in English)  “Image is

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“What (or who) is an image?” An Introduction to W.C.T. Mitchell’s “Image Science” by Francesco Gori at SACI: Friday, February 3

“What (or who) is an image?” An Introduction to W.C.T. Mitchell’s Image Science by Francesco Gori Friday, February 3 at 6pm at SACI’s Palazzo Jules Maidoff, 1st floor Open to SACI faculty, students, and alumni (presented in English)  “Image is

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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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“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

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“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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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Fall 2016 Student Exhibitions: December 12-16, 2016

FALL 2016 STUDENT ART EXHIBITIONS DECEMBER 12-16, 2016   Opening: December 12, Monday at 6:15 pm in the SACI GALLERY (Palazzo dei Cartelloni) Selected works by SACI Photography, Painting, Printmaking, Sculpture, Ceramics, and Fresco. Through December 16. Opening: December 12,

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Fall 2016 Student Exhibitions: December 12-16, 2016

FALL 2016 STUDENT ART EXHIBITIONS DECEMBER 12-16, 2016   Opening: December 12, Monday at 6:15 pm in the SACI GALLERY (Palazzo dei Cartelloni) Selected works by SACI Photography, Painting, Printmaking, Sculpture, Ceramics, and Fresco. Through December 16. Opening: December 12,

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Hana Sackler, SACI Alum ’16, exhibits in “MAPPING: a collective view on identity / society / territory,” opening December 8, 2016 at Lato Prato

MAPPING: a collective view on identity / society / territory December 8, 2016 – January 8, 2017 Lato Prato – Prato, Italy Hana Sackler (SACI Alum, MFA in Photography ’16), is one of three artists featured in “Mapping: a collective

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Hana Sackler, SACI Alum ’16, exhibits in “MAPPING: a collective view on identity / society / territory,” opening December 8, 2016 at Lato Prato

MAPPING: a collective view on identity / society / territory December 8, 2016 – January 8, 2017 Lato Prato – Prato, Italy Hana Sackler (SACI Alum, MFA in Photography ’16), is one of three artists featured in “Mapping: a collective

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#FromGalileoToMars SACI Instagram Digital Exhibition now online

#FromGalileoToMars SACI Instagram Digital Exhibition How do ART & SCIENCE combine towards an innovative future? Artists and creative thinkers from around the world responded to SACI’s #FromGalileoToMars Instagram Contest with works in painting, drawing, etching, digital art, scientific and historical

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#FromGalileoToMars SACI Instagram Digital Exhibition now online

#FromGalileoToMars SACI Instagram Digital Exhibition How do ART & SCIENCE combine towards an innovative future? Artists and creative thinkers from around the world responded to SACI’s #FromGalileoToMars Instagram Contest with works in painting, drawing, etching, digital art, scientific and historical