Monthly Archives: June 2016

“Jeff Koons: Diary of a Seducer” at lo Schermo dell’Arte Film Festival: July 4, 2016

Lo schermo dell’arte Film Festival. Notti di mezza estate 7th edition Monday, July 4, at 9:30 pm Piazza Santissima Annunziata – Florence, ITALY Jeff Koons: Diary of a Seducer by Jill Nicholls, UK, 2015, 74’ Florence’s premiere LANGUAGE: English PRODUCER:

“Jeff Koons: Diary of a Seducer” at lo Schermo dell’Arte Film Festival: July 4, 2016

Lo schermo dell’arte Film Festival. Notti di mezza estate 7th edition Monday, July 4, at 9:30 pm Piazza Santissima Annunziata – Florence, ITALY Jeff Koons: Diary of a Seducer by Jill Nicholls, UK, 2015, 74’ Florence’s premiere LANGUAGE: English PRODUCER:

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Citizens Of The Text internship opportunity in Venice 2016-17

  2016-2017 INTERNSHIPS IN VENICE – ITALY OTT – Citizens Of The Text 500th Anniversary Venice Jewish Ghetto 1516-2016 57th Biennale d’Arte di Venezia 2017 Apply for unique professional development opportunities to join a creative team while living and working in

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Citizens Of The Text internship opportunity in Venice 2016-17

  2016-2017 INTERNSHIPS IN VENICE – ITALY OTT – Citizens Of The Text 500th Anniversary Venice Jewish Ghetto 1516-2016 57th Biennale d’Arte di Venezia 2017 Apply for unique professional development opportunities to join a creative team while living and working in

Villa Romana

Gravity for All: New artists’ network without borders

Nobody is a refugee by profession. Artists who had to leave their place of everyday life and work and who are now in a state of transition need to reconstruct their artistic practice in a maybe completely changed context. There

Villa Romana

Gravity for All: New artists’ network without borders

Nobody is a refugee by profession. Artists who had to leave their place of everyday life and work and who are now in a state of transition need to reconstruct their artistic practice in a maybe completely changed context. There

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

Puttini di Andrea della Robbia: Ospedale degli Innocenti, Florence

Museo degli Innocenti reopens to Florence: June 24, 2016

The Museo degli Innocenti in Florence reopens to the public on June 24, 2016 Inauguration: June 23 at 6pm (by invitation) After three years of restoration work and 12.8 million euros spent, the Museo degli Innocenti (Museum of the Innocents)

Puttini di Andrea della Robbia: Ospedale degli Innocenti, Florence

Museo degli Innocenti reopens to Florence: June 24, 2016

The Museo degli Innocenti in Florence reopens to the public on June 24, 2016 Inauguration: June 23 at 6pm (by invitation) After three years of restoration work and 12.8 million euros spent, the Museo degli Innocenti (Museum of the Innocents)

SACI 2016 MFA Commencement graduate

SACI MFA 2016 Commencement at the Palazzo Medici Riccardi in Florence, Italy

On April 22, 2016, the commencement ceremony for SACI’s second group of MFA in Studio Art and the first group of MFA in Photography students was held at the Palazzo Medici Riccardi in the Sala Luca Giordano. A video by

SACI 2016 MFA Commencement graduate

SACI MFA 2016 Commencement at the Palazzo Medici Riccardi in Florence, Italy

On April 22, 2016, the commencement ceremony for SACI’s second group of MFA in Studio Art and the first group of MFA in Photography students was held at the Palazzo Medici Riccardi in the Sala Luca Giordano. A video by

“John Currin: Paintings” at Museo Bardini in Florence, through October 2, 2016

JOHN CURRIN: Paintings June 13 – October 2, 2016 Museo Stefano Bardini, Florence An exhibit by Antonella Nesi and Sergio Risaliti John Currin, among the most appreciated artists of our time, will be the protagonist of an exhibit at Museo

“John Currin: Paintings” at Museo Bardini in Florence, through October 2, 2016

JOHN CURRIN: Paintings June 13 – October 2, 2016 Museo Stefano Bardini, Florence An exhibit by Antonella Nesi and Sergio Risaliti John Currin, among the most appreciated artists of our time, will be the protagonist of an exhibit at Museo

Monnalisa Day

Happy Birthday Mona Lisa! Events in San Frediano: June 15, 2016 include SACI instructor

MONNALISA DAY 4th Edition June 15, 2016 from 5:30pm-2am Neighborhood of San Frediano – Florence, ITALY The Mona Lisa (aka la Gioconda), model for the most famous painting by Leonardo Da Vinci, was born in the San Frediano neighborhood of Florence on

Monnalisa Day

Happy Birthday Mona Lisa! Events in San Frediano: June 15, 2016 include SACI instructor

MONNALISA DAY 4th Edition June 15, 2016 from 5:30pm-2am Neighborhood of San Frediano – Florence, ITALY The Mona Lisa (aka la Gioconda), model for the most famous painting by Leonardo Da Vinci, was born in the San Frediano neighborhood of Florence on

SACI ceramics instructor, Lisa Nocentini, doing raku firing at La Meridiana

SACI ceramics raku field trip to La Meridiana in Tuscany

SACI Raku Field Trip to La Meridiana SACI ceramics students recently went with instructor, Lisa Nocentini, on a field trip to La Meridiana, an International School of Ceramics, to do a raku firing. Raku is a traditional Japanese firing technique

SACI ceramics instructor, Lisa Nocentini, doing raku firing at La Meridiana

SACI ceramics raku field trip to La Meridiana in Tuscany

SACI Raku Field Trip to La Meridiana SACI ceramics students recently went with instructor, Lisa Nocentini, on a field trip to La Meridiana, an International School of Ceramics, to do a raku firing. Raku is a traditional Japanese firing technique

Fifth Festa della Cultura festival features two SACI Instructors in art and music

5° Festa della Cultura San Giovanni Battista Arte – Musica – Visite – Spiritualità – Comunità Florence, ITALY June 11-24, 2016 Festa della Cultura San Giovanni Battista, a non-profit initiative, brings together Florentines and visitors in celebration of the Feast of the

Fifth Festa della Cultura festival features two SACI Instructors in art and music

5° Festa della Cultura San Giovanni Battista Arte – Musica – Visite – Spiritualità – Comunità Florence, ITALY June 11-24, 2016 Festa della Cultura San Giovanni Battista, a non-profit initiative, brings together Florentines and visitors in celebration of the Feast of the

Secret Florence Art Film Festival: June 11-13, 2016 Piazza Santissima Annunziata

Lo Schermo dell’arte Film Festival for Secret Florence SECRET FLORENCE Piazza Santissima Annunziata, Florence June 11 – 12 – 13, 2016 Free entrance All the films are in original language with Italian subtitles. In case of rain the screenings will be

Secret Florence Art Film Festival: June 11-13, 2016 Piazza Santissima Annunziata

Lo Schermo dell’arte Film Festival for Secret Florence SECRET FLORENCE Piazza Santissima Annunziata, Florence June 11 – 12 – 13, 2016 Free entrance All the films are in original language with Italian subtitles. In case of rain the screenings will be

Celeste Prize 2016

Celeste Prize 2016 international art prize deadline: June 30, 2016

Celeste Prize Celeste Prize is an international contemporary arts prize which every year awards €23,000 and rewarding benefits to emerging and mid-career artists. Open to artists, photographers and creatives worldwide, without limits of age or experience. Works should contain an

Celeste Prize 2016

Celeste Prize 2016 international art prize deadline: June 30, 2016

Celeste Prize Celeste Prize is an international contemporary arts prize which every year awards €23,000 and rewarding benefits to emerging and mid-career artists. Open to artists, photographers and creatives worldwide, without limits of age or experience. Works should contain an

Calls for illustrators and gif-makers: upcoming deadlines

  An open call for illustrators: TheFLR Make your mark on the Italian literary scene TheFLR is searching for an illustrator for this new literary magazine. The Florentine Literary Review will be published by The Florentine newspaper and publishers in Florence,

Calls for illustrators and gif-makers: upcoming deadlines

  An open call for illustrators: TheFLR Make your mark on the Italian literary scene TheFLR is searching for an illustrator for this new literary magazine. The Florentine Literary Review will be published by The Florentine newspaper and publishers in Florence,