Category Archives: SACI Artists Council News

Christo and Jeanne-Claude, The Floating Piers, Lake Iseo, Italy, 2014-16. Photo: Wolfgang Volz © 2016 Christo

Christo’s “The Floating Piers” experience on Lake Iseo through July 3, 2016

Christo & Jeanne Claude: The Floating Piers Project for Lake Iseo, Italy June 18 to July 3, 2016 (weather permitting) Christo continues to be inspired to bring wonders to our environment on a large scale, now again in Italy. The original concept for

Christo and Jeanne-Claude, The Floating Piers, Lake Iseo, Italy, 2014-16. Photo: Wolfgang Volz © 2016 Christo

Christo’s “The Floating Piers” experience on Lake Iseo through July 3, 2016

Christo & Jeanne Claude: The Floating Piers Project for Lake Iseo, Italy June 18 to July 3, 2016 (weather permitting) Christo continues to be inspired to bring wonders to our environment on a large scale, now again in Italy. The original concept for

Museo del Design

Museo del Design 1880-1980 opens in Milan: February 23-June 30, 2016

Milan: February 23-June 30, 2016 After the success of its preview during Milan Design Week in collaboration with Borsa Italiana, Museo del Design 1880-1980 is now opening its door once again in the new location of Via Borsi 9 conveniently situated

Museo del Design

Museo del Design 1880-1980 opens in Milan: February 23-June 30, 2016

Milan: February 23-June 30, 2016 After the success of its preview during Milan Design Week in collaboration with Borsa Italiana, Museo del Design 1880-1980 is now opening its door once again in the new location of Via Borsi 9 conveniently situated

Punk London

“Rockarchive’s A Chunk of Punk” features Photographer Jill Furmanovsky, SACI Artists Council Member

Rockarchive’s A Chunk of Punk A Barbican Music Library Exhibition, London March 2 – April 28, 2016 Rockarchive founder and world renowned music photographer, Jill Furmanovsky, opens her archive to share her mainly unseen collection of anarchic Punk images. Featuring

Punk London

“Rockarchive’s A Chunk of Punk” features Photographer Jill Furmanovsky, SACI Artists Council Member

Rockarchive’s A Chunk of Punk A Barbican Music Library Exhibition, London March 2 – April 28, 2016 Rockarchive founder and world renowned music photographer, Jill Furmanovsky, opens her archive to share her mainly unseen collection of anarchic Punk images. Featuring

Detail of Wallpaper #9, Betty Woodman, 2015. Courtesy the artist.

Ceramist Betty Woodman, SACI Artists Council member exhibits at ICA in London through April 10, 2016

Betty Woodman: Theatre of the Domestic Through April 10, 2016 Institute of Contemporary Arts – London Ceramic artist and SACI Artists Council Member, Betty Woodman, exhibits at the Institute of Contemporary Arts in London, February 3 – April 10, 2016. Betty Woodman: Theatre of

Detail of Wallpaper #9, Betty Woodman, 2015. Courtesy the artist.

Ceramist Betty Woodman, SACI Artists Council member exhibits at ICA in London through April 10, 2016

Betty Woodman: Theatre of the Domestic Through April 10, 2016 Institute of Contemporary Arts – London Ceramic artist and SACI Artists Council Member, Betty Woodman, exhibits at the Institute of Contemporary Arts in London, February 3 – April 10, 2016. Betty Woodman: Theatre of

Beverly Pepper, "My Circle," 2008, Cor-Ten steel, 173 1/4 x 165 x 110 1/4 inches, 440 x 419 x 280 cm. Photo of the work installed at Union Square, NYC.

“My Circle” sculpture by Beverly Pepper, SACI Artists Council Member, in NYC through May 2016

Beverly Pepper: My Circle Through May 2016 in NYC In special recognition of Beverly Pepper’s 93rd birthday, the Directors of Marlborough Gallery, NYC Parks and the Union Square Partnership are pleased to publically display the monumental sculpture My Circle, 2008, being exhibited

Beverly Pepper, "My Circle," 2008, Cor-Ten steel, 173 1/4 x 165 x 110 1/4 inches, 440 x 419 x 280 cm. Photo of the work installed at Union Square, NYC.

“My Circle” sculpture by Beverly Pepper, SACI Artists Council Member, in NYC through May 2016

Beverly Pepper: My Circle Through May 2016 in NYC In special recognition of Beverly Pepper’s 93rd birthday, the Directors of Marlborough Gallery, NYC Parks and the Union Square Partnership are pleased to publically display the monumental sculpture My Circle, 2008, being exhibited

Christo, Project for Lake Iseo, Italy, collage, 2014, 17x22”, pencil, wax crayon, enamel paint, map, fabric, tape. Photo: Wolfgang Volz ©2014 Christo

Christo in Italy: “The Floating Piers,” Project for Lake Iseo this summer 2016

Christo: The Floating Piers Project for Lake Iseo, Italy June 18 to July 3, 2016 (weather permitting) Christo is at it again. Despite his 80 years, he continues to be inspired to bring wonders to our environment on a large scale. The

Christo, Project for Lake Iseo, Italy, collage, 2014, 17x22”, pencil, wax crayon, enamel paint, map, fabric, tape. Photo: Wolfgang Volz ©2014 Christo

Christo in Italy: “The Floating Piers,” Project for Lake Iseo this summer 2016

Christo: The Floating Piers Project for Lake Iseo, Italy June 18 to July 3, 2016 (weather permitting) Christo is at it again. Despite his 80 years, he continues to be inspired to bring wonders to our environment on a large scale. The

“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,

“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,

Andrea Ponsi "Face It!"

Architect Andrea Ponsi, of SACI Artists Council, exhibits and speaks in San Francisco, CA

Andrea Ponsi: FACE IT! 15,000 faces drawn on Post-it notes over the last twenty years. November 28 – December 13, 2015 Opening November 28th, at 6pm The Bonnafont Gallery 946a Greenwhich Street San Francisco, CA http://thebonnafontgallery.com Architect, designer, painter, writer, and SACI

Andrea Ponsi "Face It!"

Architect Andrea Ponsi, of SACI Artists Council, exhibits and speaks in San Francisco, CA

Andrea Ponsi: FACE IT! 15,000 faces drawn on Post-it notes over the last twenty years. November 28 – December 13, 2015 Opening November 28th, at 6pm The Bonnafont Gallery 946a Greenwhich Street San Francisco, CA http://thebonnafontgallery.com Architect, designer, painter, writer, and SACI

Carole Robb: "Re-imagining the Antique"

“CAROLE ROBB: Re-Imagining the Antique,” through November 3, 2015 at the SACI Gallery (reviewed by Dr. Edina Eszenyi)

January 2016 update: Read an interview with Carole Robb in Studio International. CAROLE ROBB: RE-IMAGINING THE ANTIQUE Through November 3, 2015 On Tuesday, the exhibition “Re-Imagining the Antique” of watercolors by Carole Robb opened in the SACI Gallery and runs through

Carole Robb: "Re-imagining the Antique"

“CAROLE ROBB: Re-Imagining the Antique,” through November 3, 2015 at the SACI Gallery (reviewed by Dr. Edina Eszenyi)

January 2016 update: Read an interview with Carole Robb in Studio International. CAROLE ROBB: RE-IMAGINING THE ANTIQUE Through November 3, 2015 On Tuesday, the exhibition “Re-Imagining the Antique” of watercolors by Carole Robb opened in the SACI Gallery and runs through

Alessandro Mendini

SACI Artist Council Member Alessandro Mendini partners with Samsung Gear S2 and exhibits in Seoul

Samsung partners with Italian designer Alessandro Mendini Samsung Electronics has teamed up with renowned Italian designer Alessandro Mendini to create exclusive bands and watch faces for the Gear S2, its latest smartwatch that features a circular design and an intuitive, custom UX

Alessandro Mendini

SACI Artist Council Member Alessandro Mendini partners with Samsung Gear S2 and exhibits in Seoul

Samsung partners with Italian designer Alessandro Mendini Samsung Electronics has teamed up with renowned Italian designer Alessandro Mendini to create exclusive bands and watch faces for the Gear S2, its latest smartwatch that features a circular design and an intuitive, custom UX

Carole Robb, "Paris, Helen of Troy, Passionate Collisions" watercolor on paper, 2015

“Carole Robb: Re-imagining the Antique” watercolor exhibition opens in the SACI Gallery Tuesday, October 6 at 6pm

CAROLE ROBB: RE-IMAGINING THE ANTIQUE October 6 – November 3, 2015 Opening Reception: Tuesday, October 6 at 6pm This series of watercolors by SACI Artists Council Member, Carole Robb is based on Ovid’s Paris & Helen of Troy from “Heroides”, making

Carole Robb, "Paris, Helen of Troy, Passionate Collisions" watercolor on paper, 2015

“Carole Robb: Re-imagining the Antique” watercolor exhibition opens in the SACI Gallery Tuesday, October 6 at 6pm

CAROLE ROBB: RE-IMAGINING THE ANTIQUE October 6 – November 3, 2015 Opening Reception: Tuesday, October 6 at 6pm This series of watercolors by SACI Artists Council Member, Carole Robb is based on Ovid’s Paris & Helen of Troy from “Heroides”, making

Betty Woodman, "Posing With Vases at the Beach," 2008 33 x 81 x 6 3/4 in (84 x 206 x 17 cm)

BETTY WOODMAN ceramics exhibition at Museo Marino Marini: September 19-November 28, 2015

BETTY WOODMAN at Museo Marino Marini, Florence September 19 – November 28, 2015 Opening: Saturday, September 19 at 7pm From September 19, the Marino Marini Museum in Florence, Italy, will be hosting a solo exhibition of work by Betty Woodman, curated

Betty Woodman, "Posing With Vases at the Beach," 2008 33 x 81 x 6 3/4 in (84 x 206 x 17 cm)

BETTY WOODMAN ceramics exhibition at Museo Marino Marini: September 19-November 28, 2015

BETTY WOODMAN at Museo Marino Marini, Florence September 19 – November 28, 2015 Opening: Saturday, September 19 at 7pm From September 19, the Marino Marini Museum in Florence, Italy, will be hosting a solo exhibition of work by Betty Woodman, curated

“Daniele Nannini: Animal Portraits” in SACI’s Maidoff Gallery

“Daniele Nannini: Animal Portraits” opened in SACI’s Maidoff Gallery, on view through October 26, 2015

The exhibition Daniele Nannini: Animal Portraits opened last week in SACI’s Maidoff Gallery, on view through October 26, 2015. Daniele Nannini, an illustrator, painter, and sculptor, and a member of the SACI Artists Council, is showing painting and sculpture that is intentionally playful

“Daniele Nannini: Animal Portraits” in SACI’s Maidoff Gallery

“Daniele Nannini: Animal Portraits” opened in SACI’s Maidoff Gallery, on view through October 26, 2015

The exhibition Daniele Nannini: Animal Portraits opened last week in SACI’s Maidoff Gallery, on view through October 26, 2015. Daniele Nannini, an illustrator, painter, and sculptor, and a member of the SACI Artists Council, is showing painting and sculpture that is intentionally playful

Daniele Nannini

“Daniele Nannini: Animal Portraits” in SACI’s Maidoff Gallery, opening Thursday, September 10 at 6pm

Daniele Nannini: Animal Portraits September 10 – October 26, 2015 Opening Reception: Thursday, September 10 at 6pm Born in Turin, 1950, Daniele Nannini has a Degree in Humanities from the University of Pisa. He currently lives and works in Florence

Daniele Nannini

“Daniele Nannini: Animal Portraits” in SACI’s Maidoff Gallery, opening Thursday, September 10 at 6pm

Daniele Nannini: Animal Portraits September 10 – October 26, 2015 Opening Reception: Thursday, September 10 at 6pm Born in Turin, 1950, Daniele Nannini has a Degree in Humanities from the University of Pisa. He currently lives and works in Florence

Mandarin Oriental Hotel, Milan

New luxury hotel designed by Antonio Citterio Patricia Viel Interiors: Mandarin Oriental in Milan

The Mandarin Oriental, a new luxury hotel, designed by internationally renowned studio Antonio Citterio Patricia Viel Interiors, recently opened in Milan. Four 18th-century palazzi were renovated from a former bank headquarters to create a contemporary and elegant space which fuses 1940s Milanese design

Mandarin Oriental Hotel, Milan

New luxury hotel designed by Antonio Citterio Patricia Viel Interiors: Mandarin Oriental in Milan

The Mandarin Oriental, a new luxury hotel, designed by internationally renowned studio Antonio Citterio Patricia Viel Interiors, recently opened in Milan. Four 18th-century palazzi were renovated from a former bank headquarters to create a contemporary and elegant space which fuses 1940s Milanese design

Photo by Ralph Gibson

Works by photographer and SACI Artists Council member, Ralph Gibson, in Bangkok through October 4, 2015

Selected Works by Ralph Gibson July 29 – October 4, 2015 RMA Institute – Bangkok, Thailand The RMA Institute proudly presents a photography exhibition by an iconic American photographer Ralph Gibson. Ralph Gibson has dedicated more than 40 years refining

Photo by Ralph Gibson

Works by photographer and SACI Artists Council member, Ralph Gibson, in Bangkok through October 4, 2015

Selected Works by Ralph Gibson July 29 – October 4, 2015 RMA Institute – Bangkok, Thailand The RMA Institute proudly presents a photography exhibition by an iconic American photographer Ralph Gibson. Ralph Gibson has dedicated more than 40 years refining