Category Archives: About SACI/News

SACI Graduate Students Open Studios: Thursday, March 23, 7:30-9:00 pm

SACI Graduate Students Open Studios Thursday, March 23rd 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

SACI Graduate Students Open Studios: Thursday, March 23, 7:30-9:00 pm

SACI Graduate Students Open Studios Thursday, March 23rd 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

“Tatiana Stadnichenko: Broken Windows” in SACI’s Maidoff Gallery through April 8, 2017

Tatiana Stadnichenko: Broken Windows Through April 8, 2017 SACI’s Maidoff Gallery, Florence Broken Windows opened in SACI’s Maidoff Gallery last week with video projections and installations by Tatiana Stadnichenko, a Russian artist, recently graduated from the Bergen Academy of Art in Norway.

“Tatiana Stadnichenko: Broken Windows” in SACI’s Maidoff Gallery through April 8, 2017

Tatiana Stadnichenko: Broken Windows Through April 8, 2017 SACI’s Maidoff Gallery, Florence Broken Windows opened in SACI’s Maidoff Gallery last week with video projections and installations by Tatiana Stadnichenko, a Russian artist, recently graduated from the Bergen Academy of Art in Norway.

Daniele Bedini: From Earth to Space

“From Earth to Space: Space, Interior, and Product Designs by Daniele Bedini” in the SACI Gallery through April 7, 2017

From interiors of a space habitation module for the International Space Station, to plans for a moon’s greenhouse, to experiments with food on board a space station–the designs of Daniele Bedini are considered some of the most innovative and advanced in the world.

Daniele Bedini: From Earth to Space

“From Earth to Space: Space, Interior, and Product Designs by Daniele Bedini” in the SACI Gallery through April 7, 2017

From interiors of a space habitation module for the International Space Station, to plans for a moon’s greenhouse, to experiments with food on board a space station–the designs of Daniele Bedini are considered some of the most innovative and advanced in the world.

SACI Alumna, Terry Dwan, Talks About the Art of Designing Wood for RIVA 1920

Californian born, Italian by adoption, architect and designer Terry Dwan (SACI Alumna, 1978-79) started her fruitful cooperation with Riva 1920 in 1999 designing some of the best sellers of the whole collection using scented cedar, Kauri, and reclaimed wood. Read

SACI Alumna, Terry Dwan, Talks About the Art of Designing Wood for RIVA 1920

Californian born, Italian by adoption, architect and designer Terry Dwan (SACI Alumna, 1978-79) started her fruitful cooperation with Riva 1920 in 1999 designing some of the best sellers of the whole collection using scented cedar, Kauri, and reclaimed wood. Read

Upcoming SACI Faculty Exhibitions: Jacopo Santini (photography) and Patricia Silva (book arts)

Una Città Invisibile: Photographs by Jacopo Santini March 10 – 24, 2017 Opening: Friday, March 10 at 6pm Tethys Gallery, Via dei Vellutini 17r, Florence – ITALY SACI Photography instructor and Co-Director of the MFA in Photography program, Jacopo Santini,

Upcoming SACI Faculty Exhibitions: Jacopo Santini (photography) and Patricia Silva (book arts)

Una Città Invisibile: Photographs by Jacopo Santini March 10 – 24, 2017 Opening: Friday, March 10 at 6pm Tethys Gallery, Via dei Vellutini 17r, Florence – ITALY SACI Photography instructor and Co-Director of the MFA in Photography program, Jacopo Santini,

SACI Alumna Reed Hudson (Fall 2015-Spring 2016) Lands Internship at the Vatican Museums

Shortly after completing SACI’s Post-Bac in Conservation Program, SACI alumna Reed Hudson (Fall 2015-Spring 2016) landed an important internship at the Vatican Museums in Rome. During the 6-month internship with the Polymateric Conservation Lab, Reed is working on a small gilded and

SACI Alumna Reed Hudson (Fall 2015-Spring 2016) Lands Internship at the Vatican Museums

Shortly after completing SACI’s Post-Bac in Conservation Program, SACI alumna Reed Hudson (Fall 2015-Spring 2016) landed an important internship at the Vatican Museums in Rome. During the 6-month internship with the Polymateric Conservation Lab, Reed is working on a small gilded and

“Tatiana Stadnichenko: Broken Windows” opens March 9, 2017 in SACI’s Maidoff Gallery

Tatiana Stadnichenko: Broken Windows  March 9 – April 8, 2017 Opening: Thursday, March 9 at 6pm in SACI’s Maidoff Gallery, Florence Italiano Tatiana Stadnichenko is a Russian artist, recently graduated from the Bergen Academy of Art in Norway. Her work

“Tatiana Stadnichenko: Broken Windows” opens March 9, 2017 in SACI’s Maidoff Gallery

Tatiana Stadnichenko: Broken Windows  March 9 – April 8, 2017 Opening: Thursday, March 9 at 6pm in SACI’s Maidoff Gallery, Florence Italiano Tatiana Stadnichenko is a Russian artist, recently graduated from the Bergen Academy of Art in Norway. Her work

“From Earth to Space: Space, Interior, and Product Designs by Daniele Bedini” opening in the SACI Gallery March 8, 2017

From interiors of a space habitation module for the International Space Station, to plans for a moon’s greenhouse, to experiments with food on board a space station–the designs of Daniele Bedini are considered some of the most innovative and advanced in the world.

“From Earth to Space: Space, Interior, and Product Designs by Daniele Bedini” opening in the SACI Gallery March 8, 2017

From interiors of a space habitation module for the International Space Station, to plans for a moon’s greenhouse, to experiments with food on board a space station–the designs of Daniele Bedini are considered some of the most innovative and advanced in the world.

Enrico Riley: “Infinite Receptors” Drawing Exhibition at the SACI Gallery Through March 2, 2017

Enrico Riley: Infinite Receptors Through March 2, 2017 SACI Gallery, Florence – ITALY Through March 2, visitors still have time to catch Infinite Receptors, an exhibition of drawings and studies by Rome Prize Fellow from the American Academy of Rome, Enrico Riley. If you missed the

Enrico Riley: “Infinite Receptors” Drawing Exhibition at the SACI Gallery Through March 2, 2017

Enrico Riley: Infinite Receptors Through March 2, 2017 SACI Gallery, Florence – ITALY Through March 2, visitors still have time to catch Infinite Receptors, an exhibition of drawings and studies by Rome Prize Fellow from the American Academy of Rome, Enrico Riley. If you missed the

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.

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.

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

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

“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.

“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.

“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.

“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.

Beverly Pepper at Kayne Griffin Corcoran Gallery

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.

Beverly Pepper at Kayne Griffin Corcoran Gallery

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.

“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

“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.