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March 2019

Fellow Shoptalks

Shoptalks – Anna Majeski and Marcel Sanchez Prieto

  • Monday, 11 March 2019 - 6:00pm
AAR Lecture Room
Rome

Anna Majeski

Anna Majeski is the Donald and Maria Cox/Samuel H. Kress Foundation Pre-Doctoral Rome Prize Fellow in Medieval Studies and a PhD candidate at the Institute of Fine Arts, New York University.

Marcel Sanchez Prieto

Marcel Sanchez Prieto is the Frances Barker Tracy/Arnold W. Brunner/Katherine Edwards Gordon Rome Prize Fellow in Architecture, a partner at CRO Studio in San Diego and Tijuana, and professor in the School of Architecture at Woodbury University.

The event will be held in English.

Please note: a valid photo ID is required for entry into the American Academy in Rome. Backpacks and luggage with dimensions larger than 40 x 35 x 15 cm (16 x 14 x 6 in.) are not permitted on the property. There are no locker facilities available.

Conversations/Conversazioni

Are Monuments History?

  • Tuesday, 12 March 2019 - 6:00pm
Villa Aurelia
Rome
Numantia, ruins of the ancient city, monument of Gestae Numantinae, near Soria, Spain (photograph by Barbara Bini from the Bini Collection, Photographic Archive; © American Academy in Rome)

Dell Upton (2019 Resident) is chair of the Department of Art History at the University of California, Los Angeles, and professor emeritus of architecture at University of California, Berkeley.

Adachiara Zevi is an architect, art historian, and president of Fondazione Bruno Zevi.

The Helen Frankenthaler Foundation is the 2018–19 season sponsor of Conversations/Conversazioni: From the American Academy in Rome.

Please note: a valid photo ID is required for entry into the American Academy in Rome. Backpacks and luggage with dimensions larger than 40 x 35 x 15 cm (16 x 14 x 6 in.) are not permitted on the property. There are no locker facilities available.

Fellow Shoptalks

Shoptalks – Erin Besler and Michelle Lou

  • Monday, 18 March 2019 - 6:00pm
AAR Lecture Room
Rome

Erin Besler

Erin Besler is the Founders Rome Prize Fellow in Architecture, a lecturer in the Department of Architecture and Urban Design at the University of California, Los Angeles, and a partner at Besler & Son.

Michelle Lou

Michelle Lou is the Elliott Carter Rome Prize Fellow in Musical Composition and a visiting lecturer in the Department of Music at Dartmouth College.

The event will be held in English.

Please note: a valid photo ID is required for entry into the American Academy in Rome. Backpacks and luggage with dimensions larger than 40 x 35 x 15 cm (16 x 14 x 6 in.) are not permitted on the property. There are no locker facilities available.

Conversations/Conversazioni

The Body Politic

  • Tuesday, 19 March 2019 - 6:30pm
Ford Foundation Center for Social Justice
New York

Ayad Akhtar (2018 Resident) is a novelist and playwright.

Mark Robbins (1997 Fellow) is president and CEO of the American Academy in Rome. 

Ford Foundation Center for Social Justice
Ford Family Auditorium
320 East 43rd Street
New York, NY 10017

The Helen Frankenthaler Foundation is the 2018–19 season sponsor of Conversations/Conversazioni: From the American Academy in Rome.

Fellow Shoptalks

Shoptalks – Franco Baldasso and Dylan Francareta

  • Monday, 25 March 2019 - 6:00pm
AAR Lecture Room
Rome

Franco Baldasso

Franco Baldasso is the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation/National Endowment for the Humanities Post-Doctoral Rome Prize Fellow in Modern Italian Studies and assistant professor of Italian and director of the Italian Studies Program in the Division of Languages and Literature at Bard College.

Dylan Francareta

Dylan Francareta is the Cynthia Hazen Polsky and Leon Polsky Rome Prize Fellow in Design and design director at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Chicago.

The event will be held in English.

Please note: a valid photo ID is required for entry into the American Academy in Rome. Backpacks and luggage with dimensions larger than 40 x 35 x 15 cm (16 x 14 x 6 in.) are not permitted on the property. There are no locker facilities available.