In Primo Piano

Maggio 2010

Maggio 28, 2010

From AAR Resident Jessica Helfand, Portraits of the Fellows' Class of 2010

Since the Ides of March, Jessica Helfand and William Drenttel have been Henry Wolf Residents in Graphic Design at the American Academy in Rome. But it was just a few short weeks ago that Helfand—an author, columnist and lecturer on graphic design—took on the enormous task of commemorating in gouache on paper the entire AAR Fellows class of  2010, as well as more than a few members of the staff.

Maggio 27, 2010

Miuccia Prada is Awarded the 2010 AAR McKim Medal

Over 360 guests attended the American Academy in Rome’s McKim Medal Gala, which honored fashion and art powerhouse, Miuccia Prada.

Maggio 24, 2010

Founding the American Academy in Rome, 1894-1897

Visiting Scholar Nancy Austin spent February 2010 at the AAR researching the material traces of the original Academy during its first twenty years, from 1894-1914.

Maggio 19, 2010

A Glimpse into Luca Caminati’s Film Studies

A little over a year ago, Luca Caminati was awarded the Post-Doctoral Paul Mellon/NEH Rome Prize in Modern Italian Studies.

Maggio 18, 2010

In Rome, 'Portraits' Exhibition of Photographer Alec Soth Opens at the AAR 21 May

The American Academy in Rome and Gagosian Gallery are pleased to present Alec Soth: Portraits, a selected exhibition of photographs spanning the last twelve years.

Febbraio 2010

Febbraio 01, 2010

‘A Question of Time’: AAR Photographic Archive Exhibition Pairs the Contemporary and Historical

On Friday evening 24 September 2010 the American Academy Gallery hosted more than 250 visitors at the opening of an ambitious photographic exhibition, A Question of Time.

Dicembre 2009

Dicembre 13, 2009

American Academy in Rome Appoints Christopher Celenza its 21st Director

Historian and Latinist Christopher S. Celenza, FAAR'94, has been named the 21st Director of the American Academy in Rome, it was announced today by Academy President Adele Chatfield-Taylor, FAAR'84.