August 2010

August 28, 2010

Apply for the Rome Prize

The deadline for the next Rome Prize competition is 1 November 2010 with an extended deadline of 15 November 2010 for an additional fee.

August 25, 2010

AAR Announces Schedule for its 1960 Rome Olympics Conference (30 Sep-2 Oct 2010)

The 25th of August 2010 marked the 50th anniversary of the opening of the Rome Summer Olympics.

August 22, 2010

Photographic Project by Academy Alumni for a New Museum in Tuscany

Alex MacLean (FAAR’04 in Landscape Architecture) and David Friedman (FAAR’89 in History of Art, RAAR'04) met at the Academy in 2004.

August 09, 2010

The Rome Prize Application Process: An Interview with Shawn Miller

The American Academy in Rome is quiet during the month of August as the Academy has just bid “arrivederci” to the 2009-10 Fellows and Residents and the 6-week long Classical Summer School has concluded.

August 08, 2010

AAR Announces The 1960 Rome Olympic Games Conference, 30 Sep - 2 Oct 2010

The American Academy in Rome is proud to present The 1960 Rome Olympic Games Conference, a comprehensive forum commemorating the 50th anniversary of the 1960 Rome Summer Olympics.

August 06, 2010

Looking Back at the 2010 AAR Summer Program in Roman Pottery

Kristina Neumann is a PhD candidate in the Classics Department of University of Cincinnati; her current focus is on imperial Roman history with an emphasis on the social interaction between empire and frontier.

July 2010

July 23, 2010

27 July Livestream: AAR and NPR Discuss Future of News in the Digital World

On Tuesday 27 July 2010 the American Academy in Rome and NPR (National Public Radio) co-hosted a public program on “The Future of News in the Digital World.”

July 19, 2010

Grazie Mille Martin Brody!

Lisa Bielawa is the 2010 Frederic A. Juilliard/Walter Damrosch Rome Prize winner and the author of this tribute celebrating Martin Brody’s contributions to the American Academy in Rome.

July 18, 2010

In Rome, AAR Collaborates with Acqua Paola Theater Group for N[ever]land Digital Arts Event

The American Academy, in collaboration with its (very near) neighbors at the Giardino della Mostra dell’Acqua Paola, was a sponsor of the 7th edition 
of the multimedia event “n[ever]land: percorsi al digitale“.

July 13, 2010

In Rome, an Open Studio Event by Flavio Favelli, AAR Italian Fellow in the Arts

Born in Florence in 1967, artist Flavio Favelli lives and works in Savigno, near Bologna.