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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.

April 11, 2018

In Memoriam: Henry A. Millon

Henry A. Millon, dean emeritus of the Center for Advanced Study in the Visual Arts at the National Gallery of Art, died on April 2, 2018. Millon was a Fellow of the American Academy in Rome in 1960, a Resident in 1966, Director from 1974 to 1977, and a Trustee from 1977 to 1994.

April 11, 2018

In Memoriam: Drue Heinz

Drue Heinz, a spirited philanthropist for literature and the arts, died on March 30, 2018, in Lasswade, Scotland. A Trustee of the American Academy of Rome from 2001 to 2004, she endowed the Drue Heinz Librarian and the Joseph Brodsky Rome Prize in Literature

March 2018

March 05, 2018

Scharoun Ensemble 2018

On 2–3 February, the renowned Scharoun Ensemble of the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra performed two concerts at the American Academy in Rome as the culminating events of a week-long residency. This is the tenth year of the group’s annual visit and concert series for the AAR community and the city of Rome.

February 2018

February 01, 2018

Blackout: Allora & Calzadilla Opening on 15 February

MAXXI is presenting a project by the American artists Jennifer Allora and Guillermo Calzadilla called Blackout.

January 2018

January 30, 2018

Black Value Opening on February 8

The exhibition Black Value, composed of current and former Academy Fellows, opens 8 February in Florence.