Calendar

Color photograph of Sara Enrico standing in her studio next to her artwork, hanging on the walls beside her
Exhibition

Streetscapes

Monday, June 7–Thursday, June 17, 2021

AAR and Janiculum Hill, Rome
Graphic logo of the Archivissima 2021 event "Generazioni" with festival dates and title
Archivissima

Timing 40 Shots

Friday, June 4, 2021–6:30 PM
AAR YouTube, Rome
Color photograph of a man in profile, dressed in khaki shirt and shorts, sitting in an urban outdoor location overlooking a Roman plaza and reading a guidebook of Rome
Zoom Video

Rome for Soldiers

Friday, June 4, 2021–5:00 PM
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
Reading

Reading the City | Leggere la città

Tuesday, May 11, 2021 6:00 PM–8:00 PM
AAR Zoom, Rome
A hand-drawn engraved and printed map of Naples by Étienne Du Perac and Antoine Lafréry from 1566
The City
Zoom Video

The City: Traces of Urban Memories

Monday, May 10, 2021–3:00 PM
AAR Zoom, Rome
Color photograph of six archaeologists in an excavation site, digging, dusting, and writing
Seminar
Zoom Video

An Inside Look at AAR Affiliated Excavation Projects

Thursday, May 6, 2021–6:00 PM
AAR Zoom, Rome
Color photograph of a boy listening to a sculptural creation made of repurposed tubas
Fellow Shoptalks
Zoom Video

Matthew Ellis & Steve Parker

Monday, May 3, 2021–6:00 PM
AAR Zoom, Rome
Color photograph of various shells and small bones resting on top of an old map of Rome
Fellow Shoptalks
Zoom Video

Christy Q. Schirmer & Paulette Marie Singley

Monday, April 26, 2021–6:00 PM
AAR Zoom, Rome
Designed graphic element with five small pictures of the Academy and its Fellows, along with the words Rome Prize Ceremony April 23
Conversations/Conversazioni
Rome Prize Ceremony
Zoom Video

2021 Arthur and Janet C. Ross Rome Prize Ceremony

Friday, April 23, 2021–1:00 PM
AAR Zoom, New York
Installation view of two sculptures by Corinna Gosmaro at AAR
Fellow Shoptalks
Zoom Video

Corinna Gosmaro

Monday, April 19, 2021–6:00 PM
AAR Zoom, Rome
2021 Conversations - Pamela O. Long and Nicola Camerlenghi
Conversations/Conversazioni
The City
Zoom Video

Pamela O. Long & Nicola Camerlenghi – The City of Rome: Urban Infrastructure and Urban Form from Medieval to Early Modern Times

Tuesday, April 13, 2021–6:00 PM
AAR Zoom, Rome
Color photographs of an architectural installation of temporary white walls and low, angled red-carpet-covered platforms and ramps
Fellow Shoptalks
Zoom Video

Rebecca Levitan & Katy Barkan

Monday, April 12, 2021–6:00 PM
AAR Zoom, Rome
Cropped event poster showing the name of the event and the speakers' names and institutional affiliations
Symposium

After Raphael: The Afterlife of Raphael’s Art, from His Century to Ours

Friday, April 9, 2021–3:00 PM
University of Notre Dame Zoom, Rome
Black and white photos from the early 20th century of Thornton Wilder standing in a suit and Lauro de Bosis standing next to an airplane
Christina Huemer Lecture
Zoom Video

Judith P. Hallett & Stephen Rojcewicz – Thornton Wilder, Lauro de Bosis: Life and Letters at the American Academy in Rome, 1920–21 (with Tappan Wilder and Alessandro Cortese De Bosis)

Tuesday, March 30, 2021–6:00 PM
AAR Zoom, Rome
Color photograph, taken at an oblique angle, of a mosaic on the façade of Santa Maria Maggiore, showing a man with his eyes closed and another man with his eyes open
Fellow Shoptalks
Zoom Video

Danny Smith & Alexandra Kleeman

Monday, March 29, 2021–6:00 PM
AAR Zoom, Rome
Color photograph showing the installation of a fabric sculpture and two wall panels by Sara Enrico in a brightly lit museum room interior
Fellow Shoptalks
Zoom Video

Anna Dumont & Sara Enrico

Monday, March 22, 2021–6:00 PM
AAR Zoom, Rome
Gesturally figurative painting depicting a sitting black man with crossed legs on the left and a French press coffee pot on a table to the right
Fellow Shoptalks

Terese Wadden & Jennifer Packer

Monday, March 15, 2021–6:00 PM
AAR Zoom, Rome
Installation view of Jorge Otero-Pailos’s "The Ethics of Dust" at Westminster Hall in 2016
Conversations/Conversazioni
The City
Zoom Video

Jorge Otero-Pailos & Sheena Wagstaff – Roots of the City

Thursday, March 11, 2021–12:00 PM
AAR Zoom, New York
2021 Conversations - Rebecca Zorach and Nicole Marroquin
Conversations/Conversazioni
The City
Zoom Video

Rebecca Zorach & Nicole Marroquin – Toward Freedom: Chicago Muralists in the Struggle for Liberation

Tuesday, March 9, 2021–6:00 PM
AAR Zoom, Rome
Color photograph of a very pale green ancient glass vessel painted with architectural elements, horses, and geometric patterns
Fellow Shoptalks

Maggie L. Popkin & Katherine Balch

Monday, March 8, 2021–6:00 PM
AAR Zoom, Rome
Black and white photograph of William Dougherty's arms and hands as he writes notation on a musical score sheet
Fellow Shoptalks
Zoom Video

Dillon Gisch & William Dougherty

Monday, March 1, 2021–6:00 PM
AAR Zoom, New York
Black and white aerial photograph of the Italian city of Littoria, showing buildings, roads, and plazas
Conversations/Conversazioni
The City
Zoom Video

Mary T. Boatwright & Mia Fuller – Colonial Cities and Imperial Citizens

Tuesday, February 23, 2021–6:00 PM
AAR Zoom, Rome
Color photograph of a painted limestone sculpture depicting the Catholic nativity
Fellow Shoptalks
Zoom Video

Lindsay Sheedy & Kevin Benham

Monday, February 22, 2021–6:00 PM
AAR Zoom, Rome
Black and white photograph of William Demby sitting in a chair at his desk in front of a typewriter, with framed art on the walls and a bookshelf visible behind him
Lecture
Zoom Video

Melanie Masterton Sherazi – William Demby’s Work across Postwar Rome’s Culture Industries

Tuesday, February 16, 2021–6:00 PM
NYU Zoom, Florence
Palazzo Ricasoli in Florence with the design for the Medici wedding of 1565
Fellow Shoptalks
Zoom Video

Jean Dommermuth

Monday, February 15, 2021–6:00 PM
AAR Zoom, Rome
Andrew Robison - Piranesi Castel Gandolfo
Patricia H. Labalme Friends of the Library Lecture
Zoom Video

Andrew Robison – Piranesi Connoisseurship: The AAR’s Special Copy of the “Antichità d’Albano” (1764)

Tuesday, February 9, 2021–6:00 PM
AAR Zoom, Rome
Shoptalk - Robert Pietrusko - Montalcino
Fellow Shoptalks

Giuliana Mosca & Robert Gerard Pietrusko

Monday, February 8, 2021–6:00 PM
AAR Zoom, Rome
Color photograph of Campo di Ghetto Nuovo in Venice, featuring an open plaza with people and dogwalkers in the foreground, and six and seven story residential buildings in the background, each painted in shades of red, tan, and yellow
Conversations/Conversazioni
The City
Zoom Video

David Nirenberg & Avinoam Shalem – On Ghettoes: Medieval, Modern, and Metaphorical

Tuesday, February 2, 2021–6:00 PM
AAR Zoom, Rome
Color photograph of a portion of a nine-panel painting that depict a man hanging by the neck from the pillar of a building, with various human, angelic, and demonic figures
Fellow Shoptalks
Zoom Video

Rebecca Messbarger & Francesca Berni

Monday, February 1, 2021–6:00 PM
AAR Zoom, Rome