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November 2018

November 30, 2018

Milton Gendel Tribute

Friends and colleagues of Milton Gendel paid tribute to this celebrated artist and critic at the American Academy in Rome’s Villa Aurelia for a bittersweet gathering that honored his work and full life during his nearly seventh years in his adopted home.

November 29, 2018

2018 Jerome Lectures on “The Natural World: Pagans and Christians”

In the first of his three lectures for the American Academy in Rome, the renowned historian of the ancient world Robin Lane Fox explained how the two traditions imagined divine intervention differently.

November 20, 2018

2018 New York Fall Gala

At the American Academy in Rome’s Fall Gala, nearly 300 guests gathered at the Metropolitan Club to honor the cultural achievements of iconic actor, director, and producer Robert De Niro, and to celebrate returning 2018 Rome Prize Fellows. Luminaries from the worlds of art, fashion, film, business, and politics enjoyed cocktails in the President’s Foyer and the J. P. Morgan Room, followed by dinner in the President’s Ballroom.

November 01, 2018

Mary Beard Lecture Review

An international audience packed the American Academy in Rome’s Villa Aurelia on September 25 to hear Mary Beard, one of the world’s most celebrated scholars of the ancient world, kick off the year’s series of programs with a lecture titled “The Classical Body: The Naked and the Nude.”

October 2018

October 01, 2018

Paolo Gioli: Anthropolaroid

The American Academy in Rome presents Paolo Gioli: Anthropolaroid, a solo exhibition by Paolo Gioli curated by Peter Benson Miller.

August 2018

August 16, 2018

Brodsky Fellowship Fund Announces 2018–19 Fellows

The Joseph Brodsky Memorial Fellowship Fund has awarded 2018–19 fellowships to Alexander Skidan in poetry, and to Vladimir Logutov in the visual arts.

July 2018

July 27, 2018

2018 Open Studios

This year’s Open Studios took place on Thursday, June 7, 2018.

June 2018

June 20, 2018

2018 McKim Medal Gala Celebrates Sir Antonio Pappano and Roberto Benigni

The American Academy in Rome celebrated its fourteenth annual McKim Medal Gala at Villa Aurelia in Rome. 

May 2018

May 10, 2018

Yto Barrada, the Dye Garden

Yto Barrada’s The Dye Garden is on view through July 8.

May 03, 2018

AAR and Longwood Gardens to Present “Designing Water”

Registration is open for Designing Water, a two-day symposium.

April 2018

April 30, 2018

Scenes from the 2018–19 Rome Prize Ceremony

View photographs of the 2018–19 Rome Prize Ceremony at Cooper Union.

April 25, 2018

In Memoriam: Giovanni Cimoroni

We were all shocked and saddened at the sudden loss of our colleague, Giovanni Cimoroni, a longtime member of the AAR staff and community.

April 19, 2018

Welcome to the Spring 2018 issue of AAR Magazine

This Spring 2018 issue of our biannual magazine highlights recent work and collaborations by our 2017–18 Rome Prize winners and Italian Fellows.

April 12, 2018

L’American Academy in Rome annuncia i nuovi Vincitori del Rome Prize e gli Italian Fellows

L’American Academy in Rome ha annunciato i vincitori del Rome Prize 2018–19 e le Italian Fellowship dedicate agli artisti e studiosi italiani.

April 12, 2018

Announcing the 2018–19 Rome Prize Winners and Italian Fellows

The American Academy in Rome announces the winners of the 2018–19 Rome Prize and Italian Fellowships.