Category Archives: Art Exhibitions & Events in Florence

Art Exhibitions & Events in Florence, Italy

Maria Antonia Rinaldi, SACI Faculty Member, Participates in Nuovo Cantieri Culturali Isolotto on September 24

Maria Antonia Rinaldi, Director of MA in Art History Program at SACI, will participate in Nuovo Cantieri Culturali Isolotto organized by Compagnia Virgilio Sieni. On September 24th at 4:30pm at Galleria Tigli in Piazza dei Tigli, she will offer a lesson

Maria Antonia Rinaldi, SACI Faculty Member, Participates in Nuovo Cantieri Culturali Isolotto on September 24

Maria Antonia Rinaldi, Director of MA in Art History Program at SACI, will participate in Nuovo Cantieri Culturali Isolotto organized by Compagnia Virgilio Sieni. On September 24th at 4:30pm at Galleria Tigli in Piazza dei Tigli, she will offer a lesson

“Party of One” by Anna Rose opens at the Maidoff Gallery on September 12, 2017 at 6pm

Party of One: Anna Rose September 12-October 15, 2017 Opening reception on September 12 at 6pm SACI’s Fall 2017 exhibition season at the Maidoff Gallery is kicking off with Party of One, a selection of recent video, photography and sculpture works

“Party of One” by Anna Rose opens at the Maidoff Gallery on September 12, 2017 at 6pm

Party of One: Anna Rose September 12-October 15, 2017 Opening reception on September 12 at 6pm SACI’s Fall 2017 exhibition season at the Maidoff Gallery is kicking off with Party of One, a selection of recent video, photography and sculpture works

Molly Di Grazia: “Pharmakon” opens at SACI Gallery on September 5, 2017

Molly Di Grazia: Pharmakon September 5 – October 9, 2017 Opening: Tuesday, September 5 at 6pm   Pharmakon by Molly Di Grazia (SACI MFA 2015) will open the fall exhibition season at SACI Gallery on September 5, 2017. In the Greek

Molly Di Grazia: “Pharmakon” opens at SACI Gallery on September 5, 2017

Molly Di Grazia: Pharmakon September 5 – October 9, 2017 Opening: Tuesday, September 5 at 6pm   Pharmakon by Molly Di Grazia (SACI MFA 2015) will open the fall exhibition season at SACI Gallery on September 5, 2017. In the Greek

Oliviero Draghi, from the "Guerrieri" series

Exhibition of Sculptures by SACI Instructor, Oliviero Draghi, Opens in the SACI Gallery: July 3, 2017 at 6pm

Sculptures by OLIVIERO DRAGHI: Guerrieri, Heads, ANIMALi July 3 – 28, 2017 Opening: Monday, July 3 at 6pm Italiano The roots of Guerrieri stem back to childhood play with toy soldiers. Fantasies, legends, and stories have been the inspirations in creating

Oliviero Draghi, from the "Guerrieri" series

Exhibition of Sculptures by SACI Instructor, Oliviero Draghi, Opens in the SACI Gallery: July 3, 2017 at 6pm

Sculptures by OLIVIERO DRAGHI: Guerrieri, Heads, ANIMALi July 3 – 28, 2017 Opening: Monday, July 3 at 6pm Italiano The roots of Guerrieri stem back to childhood play with toy soldiers. Fantasies, legends, and stories have been the inspirations in creating

“Black on Black. From Fontana and Kounellis to Galliani” through July 9, 2017 at Florence’s Villa Bardini

In the exhibition Black on Black. From Fontana to Kounellis and Galliani, curated by Vera Agosti, black is explored in a selection of 31 masterpieces of contemporary Italian painting and sculpture.

“Black on Black. From Fontana and Kounellis to Galliani” through July 9, 2017 at Florence’s Villa Bardini

In the exhibition Black on Black. From Fontana to Kounellis and Galliani, curated by Vera Agosti, black is explored in a selection of 31 masterpieces of contemporary Italian painting and sculpture.

“Wells of Wonder: New Discoveries from Cetamura del Chianti” on view through September 30, 2017 at the National Archaeological Museum of Florence, Italy

Last Friday, the Wells of Wonders exhibition opened to the public in Florence’s grandiose National Archaeological Museum, featuring 300 ancient items found at Cetamura del Chianti, an archaeological site discovered in 1964.

“Wells of Wonder: New Discoveries from Cetamura del Chianti” on view through September 30, 2017 at the National Archaeological Museum of Florence, Italy

Last Friday, the Wells of Wonders exhibition opened to the public in Florence’s grandiose National Archaeological Museum, featuring 300 ancient items found at Cetamura del Chianti, an archaeological site discovered in 1964.

SACI President Emeritus, Mary Beckinsale, lectures on origins of Florentine florin coin, June 22, 2017 for Festa Cultura San Giovanni

SACI President Emeritus, Mary Beckinsale, lectures on origins of Florentine florin coin, June 22, 2017 for Festa Cultura San Giovanni

SACI President Emeritus, Mary Beckinsale, lectures on origins of Florentine florin coin, June 22, 2017 for Festa Cultura San Giovanni

SACI President Emeritus, Mary Beckinsale, lectures on origins of Florentine florin coin, June 22, 2017 for Festa Cultura San Giovanni

Vanessa Beecroft

OPEN CALL for Females under 35 for VANESSA BEECROFT Project in Florence this Fall

The 2017 edition of the Firenze Suona Contemporanea Festival is looking for a group of volunteer performers of different ethnicities, females under the age of 35, for a project planned in Florence with artist Vanessa Beecroft.

Vanessa Beecroft

OPEN CALL for Females under 35 for VANESSA BEECROFT Project in Florence this Fall

The 2017 edition of the Firenze Suona Contemporanea Festival is looking for a group of volunteer performers of different ethnicities, females under the age of 35, for a project planned in Florence with artist Vanessa Beecroft.

RYAN WARD “Regular Everyday-Sized Monuments” in the SACI Gallery through June 23, 2017

Through June 23, you can still catch Regular Everyday-Sized Monuments, an exhibition of mixed-media paintings by SACI Alum (2004) and Marywood University faculty member, Ryan Ward.

RYAN WARD “Regular Everyday-Sized Monuments” in the SACI Gallery through June 23, 2017

Through June 23, you can still catch Regular Everyday-Sized Monuments, an exhibition of mixed-media paintings by SACI Alum (2004) and Marywood University faculty member, Ryan Ward.

SACI’s Visual Design Course Visits the Salvatore Ferragamo Museum in Florence

Visual Design: Visiting the Salvatore Ferragamo Museum As part of the research and analyzation of “Brand Museums,” SACI’s Visual Design course is collaborating with the Salvatore Ferragamo Museum as a case study during the Late Spring and Summer Terms. This term,

SACI’s Visual Design Course Visits the Salvatore Ferragamo Museum in Florence

Visual Design: Visiting the Salvatore Ferragamo Museum As part of the research and analyzation of “Brand Museums,” SACI’s Visual Design course is collaborating with the Salvatore Ferragamo Museum as a case study during the Late Spring and Summer Terms. This term,

"Time and Silence" First Year MFA in Photography Exhibition

“Time and Silence” SACI’s First Year MFA in Photography Exhibition at Tethys Gallery

TIME AND SILENCE First Year MFA in Photography Exhibition At the end of the spring term, selected works by first-year SACI MFA in Photography students Cocoa Laney and Margareta Skold were exhibited in an important photography gallery in Florence, Tethys Fine Art Photography. Here

"Time and Silence" First Year MFA in Photography Exhibition

“Time and Silence” SACI’s First Year MFA in Photography Exhibition at Tethys Gallery

TIME AND SILENCE First Year MFA in Photography Exhibition At the end of the spring term, selected works by first-year SACI MFA in Photography students Cocoa Laney and Margareta Skold were exhibited in an important photography gallery in Florence, Tethys Fine Art Photography. Here

“YTALIA: Energy Thoughts Beauty. Everything Is Linked” opens in Florence June 2, 2017

YTALIA: Energy Thoughts Beauty. Everything Is Linked. June 2 – October 1, 2017 Mario Merz, Giovanni Anselmo, Jannis Kounellis, Luciano Fabro, Alighiero Boetti, Giulio Paolini, Gino De Dominicis, Remo Salvadori, Mimmo Paladino, Marco Bagnoli, Nunzio, Domenico Bianchi  Forte di Belvedere

“YTALIA: Energy Thoughts Beauty. Everything Is Linked” opens in Florence June 2, 2017

YTALIA: Energy Thoughts Beauty. Everything Is Linked. June 2 – October 1, 2017 Mario Merz, Giovanni Anselmo, Jannis Kounellis, Luciano Fabro, Alighiero Boetti, Giulio Paolini, Gino De Dominicis, Remo Salvadori, Mimmo Paladino, Marco Bagnoli, Nunzio, Domenico Bianchi  Forte di Belvedere

CINQUE VI(T)E: SACI Post-Bac in Studio Art 2017 Graduate Exhibition, Galleria Tornabuoni

Selected works by Post-Bac in Studio Art students Julia Bowden, Rachel Dziga, Lily Strandberg, Cassandra Ward, and Josh Watson were exhibited at the Galleria Tornabuoni in Florence.

CINQUE VI(T)E: SACI Post-Bac in Studio Art 2017 Graduate Exhibition, Galleria Tornabuoni

Selected works by Post-Bac in Studio Art students Julia Bowden, Rachel Dziga, Lily Strandberg, Cassandra Ward, and Josh Watson were exhibited at the Galleria Tornabuoni in Florence.

Recap of the SACI Spring 2017 Student Exhibitions

SACI Spring 2017 Student Exhibitions The Spring 2017 term at SACI was completed by the end of term student exhibitions, held in the SACI Gallery, the Maidoff Gallery, the Craft Studio, and the MICA Studio. A large selection of 2D,

Recap of the SACI Spring 2017 Student Exhibitions

SACI Spring 2017 Student Exhibitions The Spring 2017 term at SACI was completed by the end of term student exhibitions, held in the SACI Gallery, the Maidoff Gallery, the Craft Studio, and the MICA Studio. A large selection of 2D,