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Tuesday, September 27, 2022–6:30 PM

Marla Stone – The Enemy: The Politics and Propaganda of Italian Anti-Communism

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Monday, October 3, 2022–6:30 PM

Lindsay Harris – Photography, Primitivism, and the Origins of the Modern Italian Landscape

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Thursday, October 6, 2022–6:00 PM

“Learning from Las Vegas” in the Twenty-First Century: Iwan Baan & Mark Robbins

Thursday, October 6–Sunday, November 27, 2022

From Las Vegas to Rome: Photographs by Iwan Baan

Save the date: American Academy in Rome New York Gala. Wednesday, November 2, 2022 at 6:30 PM ET. Cipriani, 25 Broadway, New York City. Honoring Bill T. Jones, Ned Rorem, and Marina Rustow
Wednesday, November 2, 2022–6:30 PM

2022 New York Gala

News

American Academy in Rome’s New York Offices to Move to West Chelsea

New Mordant Family/Australia Council Affiliated Fellows: Reko Rennie and Angela Valamanesh

In Memoriam: Nancy Brown Negley

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Rome Prize

Time and Space to Think and Work

For over a century, the Rome Prize has supported innovative and cross-disciplinary work in the arts and humanities. Each year, the prize is awarded to about thirty artists and scholars who represent the highest standard of excellence and who are in the early or middle stages of their careers.

Meet the Fellows

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Robyn Schiff

Literature
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Konstantina Zanou

Modern Italian Studies
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Emily L. Hurt

Ancient Studies
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Elle Perez

Visual Arts
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S. Elizabeth Penry

Renaissance & Early Modern Studies
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John Davis

Design
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Alessandro Mulazzani

Landscape Architecture
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Ioana M. Uricaru

Visual Arts
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Marco Momi

Musical Composition
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Denva E. Gallant

Medieval Studies
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Jasmine Hearn and Athena Kokoronis

Design
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Alice Visentin

Visual Arts
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Miya Masaoka

Musical Composition
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Sarah Beckmann

Ancient Studies
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Katherine Jenkins and Parker Sutton

Landscape Architecture
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Todd Gray

Visual Arts
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Andrew R. Lund

Ancient Studies
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Michael Meredith and Hilary Sample

Architecture
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Lillian Clare Sellati

Ancient Studies
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Ester Partegàs

Visual Arts
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Gina Apostol

Literature
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Tony Cokes

Visual Arts
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Saskia K. Verlaan

Modern Italian Studies
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Edward Loss

Medieval Studies
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Bradford M. Young

Visual Arts
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Carolyn J. Quijano

Medieval Studies
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Preeti Chopra

Historic Preservation & Conservation
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Monica Rhodes

Historic Preservation & Conservation
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Stephanie Leitzel

Renaissance & Early Modern Studies
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Tung-Hui Hu

Literature
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Christopher Stark

Musical Composition
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Elizabeth G. Elmi

Renaissance & Early Modern Studies
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Lamia Balafrej

Medieval Studies
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Jamel Brinkley

Literature
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Jennifer Newsom and Tom Carruthers

Architecture
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Alexa Vaughn

Landscape Architecture
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Evan Jewell

Ancient Studies

Invited Residents

Iwan Baan

Visual Arts

Sanchita Balachandran

Historic Preservation & Conservation

Yolande Daniels

Architecture
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Hal Foster

History of Art

Mary Margaret Jones

Landscape Architecture
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Karen L. King

Ancient Studies

Maria H. Loh

Renaissance & Early Modern Studies

W. J. T. Mitchell

History of Art

Lynn Nottage

Literature
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Dan-el Padilla Peralta

Ancient Studies

Michael Rakowitz

Visual Arts
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Michael Rock

Design
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Susan Sellers

Design

Alvin Singleton

Musical Composition
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Hérica Valladares

Ancient Studies
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Thaïsa Way

Landscape Architecture
Adam D. Weinberg

Adam D. Weinberg

History of Art
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Kenneth Baxter Wolf

Medieval Studies
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Du Yun

Musical Composition

Leadership

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Lindsay Harris

Interim Andrew Heiskell Arts DIrector
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Mark Robbins

President and CEO
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Marla Stone

Andrew W. Mellon Humanities Professor
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Aliza S. Wong

Director