Calendar

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McKim Medal Gala

2022 McKim Medal Gala

Wednesday, June 8, 2022
Villa Aurelia, Rome
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Conference

Political Violence: From the Storming of the US Capitol to the March on Rome

Thursday, February 10, 2022 2:00–7:30 PM
Friday, February 11, 2022 11:00 AM–7:30 PM

Villa Aurelia, Rome
Rethinking and Repositioning Missionary Collections and Museums
Workshop

Re-thinking and Re-positioning Missionary Collections and Museums

Tuesday, February 1, 2022 3:00–5:30 PM

AAR Lecture Room, Rome
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Open Studios

Winter Open Studios 2022

Thursday, January 27, 2022 6:00–9:00 PM

McKim, Mead & White Building, Rome
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Fellow Shoptalks

Phoebe Lickwar & Firelei Báez

Monday, January 17, 2022
AAR Lecture Room, Rome
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Ceremony
Book Presentation

The Bridge Book Award Ceremony

Tuesday, December 14, 2021
AAR YouTube, Rome
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Fellow Shoptalks
Zoom Video

Alessio Battistella & Grace Funsten

Thursday, December 9, 2021
AAR Lecture Room, Rome
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Thomas Spencer Jerome Lectures Series
The Ethics of Heritage and Archaeology in Global Perspective

Engineering Internationalism: Colonialism, the Cold War, and UNESCO’s Victory in Nubia

Tuesday, December 7, 2021
Villa Aurelia, Rome
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Thomas Spencer Jerome Lectures Series
The Ethics of Heritage and Archaeology in Global Perspective

A Tale of Two Cities: The Fate of Delhi as UNESCO World Heritage

Wednesday, December 1, 2021
British School at Rome, Rome
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Thomas Spencer Jerome Lectures Series
The Ethics of Heritage and Archaeology in Global Perspective

Imperialism, Internationalism, and Archaeology in the Un/Making of the Middle East

Monday, November 29, 2021
AAR Lecture Room, Rome
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Fellow Shoptalks

Sasha-Mae Eccleston & Keith Mitnick/Mireille Roddier

Monday, November 15, 2021
AAR Lecture Room, Rome
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Conversations/Conversazioni
Ethics

Sensorium Ex: Voice beyond Language

Thursday, November 11, 2021
Villa Aurelia, Rome
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Fellow Shoptalks

Kevin Ennis & Eric N. Mack

Monday, November 8, 2021
AAR Lecture Room, Rome
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Fellow Shoptalks

Autumn Knight & Elena Past

Tuesday, November 2, 2021
AAR Lecture Room, Rome
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New York Gala

2021 New York Gala

Tuesday, October 26, 2021
Cipriani, New York
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Fellow Shoptalks

Beatrice Falcucci & Randall Todd Pippenger

Monday, October 18, 2021
AAR Lecture Room, Rome
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Fellow Shoptalks

Eugenio Refini & Jessica Hagedorn

Monday, October 11, 2021
AAR Lecture Room, Rome
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Lecture
Zoom Video

Lindsay Harris – Fueling the Carbon Empire: Esther Bubley’s Standard Oil Photographs Abroad

Monday, October 4, 2021
AAR Lecture Room, Rome
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Tour

Open House Roma 2021

Saturday, October 2, 2021 10:00 AM–1:00 PM

McKim, Mead & White Building, Rome
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Conversations/Conversazioni

Dante at 700

Tuesday, September 28, 2021
Villa Aurelia, Rome
Charcoal drawing of a uniformed soldier with a horse to his left
Zoom Video
Lecture

Marla Stone – Acts of Self-Representation: Nazi-Fascist Wartime Cultural Diplomacy

Monday, September 27, 2021
AAR Lecture Room, Rome
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Zoom Video
Lecture

Elizabeth Rodini – Journeys, and the Afterlife of Things

Monday, September 20, 2021
AAR Lecture Room, Rome
Zoom Video
Lecture

Mark Robbins

Monday, September 13, 2021
AAR Lecture Room, Rome
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Exhibition

Streetscapes

Monday, June 7–Thursday, June 17, 2021

AAR and Janiculum Hill, Rome
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Archivissima

Timing 40 Shots

Friday, June 4, 2021
AAR YouTube, Rome
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Zoom Video

Rome for Soldiers

Friday, June 4, 2021
AAR Zoom, Rome
Aluminum Forest - Villa Aurelia Gardens
Concert

Aluminum Forest: Sonic Installations and Improvisations at the American Academy in Rome

Thursday, May 20, 2021 (by invitation only)

Villa Aurelia, Rome
Reading the City - Camoni
Zoom Video

Reading the City | Leggere la città

Tuesday, May 11, 2021–Tuesday, May 11, 2021
AAR Zoom, Rome
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The City
Zoom Video

The City: Traces of Urban Memories

Monday, May 10, 2021
AAR Zoom, Rome
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Seminar
Zoom Video

An Inside Look at AAR Affiliated Excavation Projects

Thursday, May 6, 2021
AAR Zoom, Rome