Category Archives: SACI Alumni Exhibitions & Projects

SACI Alumni Exhibitions & Projects

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SACI Alumni Allora & Calzadilla exhibit “Split the Lark” at Fondation Royaumont, April 2–June 10, 2016

Jennifer Allora & Guillermo Calzadilla: Split the Lark April 2–June 10, 2016 at the Fondation Royaumont Opening: April 2, 10am–6pm Conversation with Jennifer Allora and Patricia Falguières + performances: May 21, 2pm From April 2 to June 10, Royaumont invites Jennifer Allora

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SACI Alumni Allora & Calzadilla exhibit “Split the Lark” at Fondation Royaumont, April 2–June 10, 2016

Jennifer Allora & Guillermo Calzadilla: Split the Lark April 2–June 10, 2016 at the Fondation Royaumont Opening: April 2, 10am–6pm Conversation with Jennifer Allora and Patricia Falguières + performances: May 21, 2pm From April 2 to June 10, Royaumont invites Jennifer Allora

SACI Alumni website

Introducing the SACI Alumni website: www.sacialumni.org

Introducing the SACI Alumni website: http://www.sacialumni.org More than 11,000 aspiring artists have passed through the doors of Studio Art Centers International (SACI), an American college level studio art program founded in Florence, Italy in 1975. At the new website, you

SACI Alumni website

Introducing the SACI Alumni website: www.sacialumni.org

Introducing the SACI Alumni website: http://www.sacialumni.org More than 11,000 aspiring artists have passed through the doors of Studio Art Centers International (SACI), an American college level studio art program founded in Florence, Italy in 1975. At the new website, you

Rosemarie Fiore, Smoke Painting #36, 2013, color smoke firework residue on paper, 40 1/4 x 72 1/4”

SACI Alum, Rosemarie Fiore (Spring 1993) exhibiting at Weatherspoon Art Museum through April 17, 2016

Rosemarie Fiore (SACI Alumna, Spring 1993) is on a roll. She just recently finished two solo exhibitions, Smoke at Lehman College Art Gallery, Bronx, NY, and Smoke Eclipse at Von Lintel Gallery in Los Angeles, where she is represented. She was

Rosemarie Fiore, Smoke Painting #36, 2013, color smoke firework residue on paper, 40 1/4 x 72 1/4”

SACI Alum, Rosemarie Fiore (Spring 1993) exhibiting at Weatherspoon Art Museum through April 17, 2016

Rosemarie Fiore (SACI Alumna, Spring 1993) is on a roll. She just recently finished two solo exhibitions, Smoke at Lehman College Art Gallery, Bronx, NY, and Smoke Eclipse at Von Lintel Gallery in Los Angeles, where she is represented. She was

Katie Pumphrey, "Heads and Horns" 60" x 92", charcoal on canvas, 2016

SACI Alum, Katie Pumphrey, exhibits her work and swims English Channel

Katie Pumphrey (SACI alum, Spring 2008) loved every moment of her time spent in Florence at SACI. In 2015 she decided to take the plunge to be a full-time artist and recently moved to Washington DC, where she has been busy

Katie Pumphrey, "Heads and Horns" 60" x 92", charcoal on canvas, 2016

SACI Alum, Katie Pumphrey, exhibits her work and swims English Channel

Katie Pumphrey (SACI alum, Spring 2008) loved every moment of her time spent in Florence at SACI. In 2015 she decided to take the plunge to be a full-time artist and recently moved to Washington DC, where she has been busy

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“Now and Then” at the New York Academy of Art features 2 SACI artists, opens tonight

Now and Then: Drawings from the 19th Century to the Present January 19 – March 6, 2016 Opening reception: January 19, 6-8 pm Talk with Artists and Curators: January 27, 6:30 pm New York Academy of Art 111 Franklin Street,

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“Now and Then” at the New York Academy of Art features 2 SACI artists, opens tonight

Now and Then: Drawings from the 19th Century to the Present January 19 – March 6, 2016 Opening reception: January 19, 6-8 pm Talk with Artists and Curators: January 27, 6:30 pm New York Academy of Art 111 Franklin Street,

Gregory Blanche, "Bed at Arles €119," oil on canvas, 35 x 50 cm, 2015

“Gregory Blanche: Of Elvis, Van Gogh, & Flowers” in the SACI Gallery through February 26, 2016

GREGORY BLANCHE: Of Elvis, Van Gogh, and Flowers JANUARY 11 – FEBRUARY 26, 2016 Last week, Of Elvis, Van Gogh, and Flowers opened in the SACI Gallery. The exhibition includes twenty-four works by SACI Alumnus Gregory Blanche (Spring 1987) made in different

Gregory Blanche, "Bed at Arles €119," oil on canvas, 35 x 50 cm, 2015

“Gregory Blanche: Of Elvis, Van Gogh, & Flowers” in the SACI Gallery through February 26, 2016

GREGORY BLANCHE: Of Elvis, Van Gogh, and Flowers JANUARY 11 – FEBRUARY 26, 2016 Last week, Of Elvis, Van Gogh, and Flowers opened in the SACI Gallery. The exhibition includes twenty-four works by SACI Alumnus Gregory Blanche (Spring 1987) made in different

Gregory Blanche: "Eye (L’occhio)," 19.6 x 23.6 inches (50 x 60 cm), oil on canvas, 2009

“Gregory Blanche: Of Elvis, Van Gogh, & Flowers” opens in SACI Gallery, January 11 at 6pm

GREGORY BLANCHE: Of Elvis, Van Gogh, and Flowers JANUARY 11 – FEBRUARY 26, 2016 OPENING: Monday, January 11 at 6pm This exhibition includes twenty-four works by SACI Alumnus Gregory Blanche (Spring 1987) made in different moments of his artistic career up to

Gregory Blanche: "Eye (L’occhio)," 19.6 x 23.6 inches (50 x 60 cm), oil on canvas, 2009

“Gregory Blanche: Of Elvis, Van Gogh, & Flowers” opens in SACI Gallery, January 11 at 6pm

GREGORY BLANCHE: Of Elvis, Van Gogh, and Flowers JANUARY 11 – FEBRUARY 26, 2016 OPENING: Monday, January 11 at 6pm This exhibition includes twenty-four works by SACI Alumnus Gregory Blanche (Spring 1987) made in different moments of his artistic career up to

best-of-saci

Year in Review: Best of 2015 at SACI

SACI welcomes you to 2016! 2015 was a great year at SACI. If you missed any of the highlights of the past 12 months, here is a re-cap of the biggest events and news items that happened at SACI. SACI held

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Year in Review: Best of 2015 at SACI

SACI welcomes you to 2016! 2015 was a great year at SACI. If you missed any of the highlights of the past 12 months, here is a re-cap of the biggest events and news items that happened at SACI. SACI held

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

Resa Blatman photographs the Arctic Circle

Arctic Circle Part 1: SACI Alumna Resa Blatman goes on expeditionary artist residency

Arctic Circle Part 1: SACI Alumna Resa Blatman SACI Alumna, Resa Blatman (Spring 1984) went on an expeditionary artist residency with The Arctic Circle this summer. She photographed these magnificent landscapes in the Arctic Circle while sailing along the west

Resa Blatman photographs the Arctic Circle

Arctic Circle Part 1: SACI Alumna Resa Blatman goes on expeditionary artist residency

Arctic Circle Part 1: SACI Alumna Resa Blatman SACI Alumna, Resa Blatman (Spring 1984) went on an expeditionary artist residency with The Arctic Circle this summer. She photographed these magnificent landscapes in the Arctic Circle while sailing along the west

Anastasia Soboleva (Photo: Robert Muller, Cleveland Institute of Art)

Following her Talents: Q+A with CIA Drawing and Painting Major Anastasia Soboleva

Cleveland Institute of Art (CIA) Senior Anastasia Soboleva spent last semester studying in Florence, Italy, where her work rose to the top of her international class and one painting was acquired by a Greek museum. Soboleva, who has a double

Anastasia Soboleva (Photo: Robert Muller, Cleveland Institute of Art)

Following her Talents: Q+A with CIA Drawing and Painting Major Anastasia Soboleva

Cleveland Institute of Art (CIA) Senior Anastasia Soboleva spent last semester studying in Florence, Italy, where her work rose to the top of her international class and one painting was acquired by a Greek museum. Soboleva, who has a double

Allora & Calzadilla, Puerto Rican Light (Cueva Vientos), 2015. Guayanilla–Peñuelas, Puerto Rico. © Allora & Calzadilla. Photo: Myritza Castillo.

Allora & Calzadilla (SACI Alumni, 1995) in Puerto Rico: Dia Art Foundation presents “Puerto Rican Light” (2015)

Allora & Calzadilla Puerto Rican Light (Cueva Vientos) Opening: September 23, 2015 (through September 23, 2017) Puerto Rico Opening on September 23, 2015, the autumnal equinox, Dia Art Foundation presents Puerto Rican Light (Cueva Vientos) (2015), a new long-term work

Allora & Calzadilla, Puerto Rican Light (Cueva Vientos), 2015. Guayanilla–Peñuelas, Puerto Rico. © Allora & Calzadilla. Photo: Myritza Castillo.

Allora & Calzadilla (SACI Alumni, 1995) in Puerto Rico: Dia Art Foundation presents “Puerto Rican Light” (2015)

Allora & Calzadilla Puerto Rican Light (Cueva Vientos) Opening: September 23, 2015 (through September 23, 2017) Puerto Rico Opening on September 23, 2015, the autumnal equinox, Dia Art Foundation presents Puerto Rican Light (Cueva Vientos) (2015), a new long-term work

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SACI Alum, Josh Dorman (Spring 1987) exhibits a One New York Plaza: August 24-September 25, 2015

American Soil August 24 – September 25, 2015 One New York Plaza – New York, NY 8am – 7pm SACI Alum, Josh Dorman (Spring 1987) exhibits American Soil, an installation of twelve 7×9′ windows that weave together early 1900’s soil

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SACI Alum, Josh Dorman (Spring 1987) exhibits a One New York Plaza: August 24-September 25, 2015

American Soil August 24 – September 25, 2015 One New York Plaza – New York, NY 8am – 7pm SACI Alum, Josh Dorman (Spring 1987) exhibits American Soil, an installation of twelve 7×9′ windows that weave together early 1900’s soil

Paul Beel and Pietro Manzo

SACI Alum, Paul Beel, and SACI Instructor, Pietro Manzo – finalists in Figurativas 2015 competition in Barcelona

Figurativas is one of the most prestigious international art competitions in the contemporary art scene, held in Barcelona, Spain. The Fundació Privada de les Arts i els Artistes seeks to promote and spread Figurative Art, and its main task is

Paul Beel and Pietro Manzo

SACI Alum, Paul Beel, and SACI Instructor, Pietro Manzo – finalists in Figurativas 2015 competition in Barcelona

Figurativas is one of the most prestigious international art competitions in the contemporary art scene, held in Barcelona, Spain. The Fundació Privada de les Arts i els Artistes seeks to promote and spread Figurative Art, and its main task is

Voice from the Community, Visions for Milwaukee, ed. 3_ 2015

SACI Alumni Success Story: Laci Coppins (Post-Bac in Photography, 2008-2009)

SACI Alumna Laci Coppins concentrated in photography during the 1-year Post-Baccalaureate program at SACI in the Fall 2008 – Spring 2009 academic year. She describes her creative success as “an amazing journey since leaving SACI and Italy a few years

Voice from the Community, Visions for Milwaukee, ed. 3_ 2015

SACI Alumni Success Story: Laci Coppins (Post-Bac in Photography, 2008-2009)

SACI Alumna Laci Coppins concentrated in photography during the 1-year Post-Baccalaureate program at SACI in the Fall 2008 – Spring 2009 academic year. She describes her creative success as “an amazing journey since leaving SACI and Italy a few years