Color photograph of two artists, a woman and man, standing in front of a colorful geometric artwork on the wall behind them and smiling at the camera

A New Light Installation from Genuardi/Ruta

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Friends of AAR Gather at Italian Consulate in New York to Welcome President Peter N. Miller

Philip Guston and Italy

Far Afield

Sarah Oppenheimer Wins NYSCA/NYFA Artist Fellowship

Phu Hoang and Rachely Rotem’s “Field Guide to Indoor Urbanism”

Katy Barkan and Catherine Opie Collaborate on Exhibition Installation

Graphically designed element with two rows of wide, colorful letters spelling ROME as EROM and OMER; in the space of the letters are photos of pine tree bark, street paving stones, a murmuration of starlings, and a sheet of travertine

Rome Prize

Time and Space to Think and Work

For over a century, the Rome Prize has supported innovative and cross-disciplinary work in the arts and humanities. Each year, the prize is awarded to about thirty artists and scholars who represent the highest standard of excellence and who are in the early or middle stages of their careers.

Meet the Fellows

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Emily B. Frank

Historic Preservation & Conservation
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Dread Scott

Visual Arts
Color photograph of a light skinned woman with long brown hair wearing a black and white patterned dress and smiling at the camera

Anne L. Williams

Renaissance & Early Modern Studies
Color photograph of a dark skinned woman located in an outdoor location wearing a blue shirt and smiling at the camera

Erica Hunt

Literature
Color photograph of a light skinned man wearing glasses, a dark blazer, and a white shirt; he smiles at the camera

Christopher Bonura

Medieval Studies
Color photograph of a light skinned woman with dark hair and bright red lipstick smiling at the camera; she wears a complex, multilayered garment in black, fucsia, and orange

Nao Bustamante

Visual Arts
Color photograph of a light skinned woman sitting on a multicolored staircase; she looks at the camera as she rests her head on her hand

Kate Soper

Musical Composition
Color photograph of a light skinned man wearing a dark jacket over a button up shirt

David Weeks

Design
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Jessica L. Harris

Modern Italian Studies
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César A. Lopez

Architecture
Color photograph of an Asian woman with long dark hair and a blue striped button up top with sleeves rolled, looking directly at the camera with a serious expression

Katie Kitamura

Literature
Color photograph of an Asian man with dark hair wearing a dark suit and tie as he looks at the camera

Baldwin Giang

Musical Composition
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Fatma Bucak

Visual Arts
Color photograph of a light skinned man wearing glasses and a dark blazer over a plaid shirt; he looks at the camera confidently

Dov Honick

Medieval Studies
Color photograph of a light skinned woman with dark curly hair wearing glasses and dark clothes; behind her is a chain linked fence, patio furniture, and green shrubs and trees

Gabriella L. Johnson

Renaissance & Early Modern Studies
Color photograph of a light skinned woman with gray hair wearing glasses and a loose fitting blue top

Elizabeth Whelan

Design
Black and white photograph of a medium skinned woman with dark hair sitting in front of a studio backdrop; she looks upward and smiles

Elif Batuman

Literature
Color photograph of the head and shoulders of a light skinned man with a beard and glasses, smiling at the camera while standing outside with a collegiate building behind him

Ryan Haecker

Ancient Studies
Color photograph of the head and torso of a light skinned man wearing a blue blazer over a black shirt; he smiles and looks at the camera

Aaron Cayer

Historic Preservation & Conservation
Color photograph of a dark skinned man with gray hair and beard wearing a dark blazer over a blue shirt; he looks at the camera with a serious expression

Zachary Fabri

Visual Arts
Color photograph of a light skinned woman wearing a black and tan dress and smiling at the camera

Mary-Evelyn Farrior

Ancient Studies
Color photograph of a light skinned woman wearing a red sweater; she stands indoors next to a ladder leaning on the wall, looking directly at the camera

Sabrina Morreale

Architecture
Color photograph of an olive skinned man wearing a collared shirt and dark blazer looking at the camera with a serious expression

Ajay Manthripragada

Architecture
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Shruti Swamy

Literature
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Estefania Puerta Grisales

Visual Arts
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Miranda E. Mote

Landscape Architecture
Color photograph of an Asian woman with auburn hair wearing a purple and gray gridded top; she stands in front of a brick wall and looks at the camera with a slight smile

Nhung Tuyet Tran

Renaissance & Early Modern Studies
Color photograph of a light skinned man wearing a blazer and sitting at a desk in a book-lined professor's office, typing on a laptop computer

John Delury

Tsao Family Rome Prize
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Nicola Barbagli

Ancient Studies
Color photograph of an Asian man wearing a blue shirt and blazer looking at the camera

Christopher Erdman

Ancient Studies