Advisors

Color portait of Ingrid Rowland
Ingrid Rowland (1982 and 2000 Fellow) is an Advisor for Renaissance and early modern studies in 2020–21 (photograph by Aaron Salcido)

Overview

Each year a select group of artists, scholars, writers, and professionals serve the American Academy in Rome as Advisors in eleven disciplines.

2020–21

Ancient Studies

Marcello Barbanera
Art history and archaeology, museums

Alessandra Capodiferro
Archaeology, museology

Elizabeth Fentress
Roman archaeology, landscape archaeology

Simonetta Serra
Roman topography, early Christian and late-antique archaeology

Elizabeth Jane Shepherd
Classical archaeology

Architecture

Cinzia Abbate
Architecture

Luca Galofaro
Architecture

Antonino Saggio
Architecture

Carlo Vigevano
Architecture

Design

Ilaria Gianni
Curator and writer

Lorenzo Micheli Gigotti
Design

Historic Preservation and Conservation

Laura Cibrario
Historic preservation

Yvonne Mazurek
Preservation theory

Fabio Parasecoli
Food studies

Landscape Architecture

Alberta Campitelli
Italian villas and gardens

Simone Capra
Landscape architecture

Annalisa Metta (2017 Italian Fellow)
Landscape architecture

Nathalie Sartogo
Landscape architecture

Literature

Maria Ida Gaeta
Literature

Virginia Virilli (2019 Italian Fellow)
Novelist, screenwriter

Medieval Studies

Cristiana Filippini
Medieval art history

Luigi Russo
Medieval Mediterranean history

Lila Yawn (1998 Fellow)
Medieval art history and history

Modern Italian Studies

Mauro Canali
History, twentieth-century Italian and American history

Marco De Nicolò
History of political institutions

Barbara Drudi
Art history, postwar Italian and American art

Antonello Frongia
History of modern art

Lindsay Harris (2014 Fellow)
History of photography

Musical Composition

Francesco Antonioni
Musical composition and music events

Tonino Battista
Composer and conductor

Alvin Curran
Composer

Giulia Tagliavia
Composer

Renaissance and Early Modern Studies

Jeffrey Blanchard (1979 Fellow)
Renaissance and Baroque architecture

Patrizia Cavazzini
Italian early modern and Baroque art and art markets

Ingrid Rowland (1982 Fellow, 2000 Resident)
Early modern and Renaissance history, literature, and art history

Guendalina Serafinelli
Early modern art history

Visual Arts

Wendy Artin
Visual artist

Giuliana Benassi
Curator

Stanislao di Giugno
Visual artist

Rä di Martino (2018 Italian Fellow)
Visual artist

Damiana Leoni
Contemporary international art and art galleries in Rome

Pepi Marchetti Franchi
Contemporary international art and art galleries in Rome

Costanza Mazzonis
Contemporary international art and art galleries in Rome

Peter Benson Miller
Curator and scholar, Italian modern art

Lorcan O’Neill
Contemporary international art and art galleries in Rome

Justin Randolph Thompson
Visual artist

As of October 22, 2020.

2019–20

Ancient Studies

Alessandra Capodiferro
Archaeology, museology

Andrea Cucchiarelli
Classical studies

Elizabeth Fentress
Roman archaeology, landscape archaeology

Sara Kaczko
Greek philology, archaeology in South Italy

Silvia Orlandi
Latin epigraphy

Simonetta Serra
Roman topography, early Christian and late antique archaeology

Elizabeth Jane Shepherd
Classical archaeology

Architecture

Cinzia Abbate
Architecture

Luca Galofaro
Architecture

Antonino Saggio
Architecture

Carlo Vigevano
Architecture

Design

Domitilla Dardi
Design arts

Lorenzo Gigotti
Design

Historic Preservation and Conservation

Laura Cibrario
Historic preservation

Alison Heritage
Heritage scientist, wall painting

Yvonne Mazurek
Conservation, enhancement of cultural heritage

Tuccio Sante Guido
Conservation

Nicholas Stanley-Price
Historic preservation

Landscape Architecture

Alberta Campitelli
Italian villas and gardens

Simone Capra
Landscape architecture

Annalisa Metta (2017 Italian Fellow)
Landscape architecture

Nathalie Sartogo
Landscape architecture

Literature

Damiano Abeni
Poet

Moira Egan
Poet

Maria Ida Gaeta
Literature

Francesca Marciano
Novelist

Veronica Raimo
Novelist

Virginia Virilli (2019 Italian Fellow)
Novelist, screenwriter

Medieval Studies

Piero Boitani
Literary criticism

Maurizio Campanelli
Medieval and Renaissance Latin literature and philology

Luigi Russo
Medieval Mediterranean history

Lila Yawn (1998 Fellow)
Medieval art history and history

Modern Italian Studies

Mauro Canali
History, twentieth-century Italian and American history

Marco De Nicolò
History of political institutions

Barbara Drudi
Art history, postwar Italian and American art

Lindsay Harris (2014 Fellow)
History of photography

Adachiara Zevi
Art history

Musical Composition

Francesco Antonioni
Musical composition and music events

Tonino Battista
Composer and conductor

Alvin Curran
Composer

Giulia Tagliavia
Composer

Renaissance and Early Modern Studies

Jeffrey Blanchard (1979 Fellow)
Renaissance and Baroque architecture

Patrizia Bovi
Late medieval and early Renaissance musicology

Marina Caffiero
Modern Italian religious and cultural history

Patrizia Cavazzini
Italian early modern and Baroque art and art markets

Alessandro Quarta
Sixteenth- and seventeenth-century musicologist

Ingrid Rowland (1982 and 2000 Fellow)
Early modern and Renaissance history, literature, and art history

Guendalina Serafinelli
Early modern art history

Visual Arts

Wendy Artin
Visual artist

Giuliana Benassi
Independent curator

Rä di Martino (2018 Italian Fellow)
Visual artist

Damiana Leoni
Contemporary international art and art galleries in Rome

Emiliano Maggi
Visual artist

Pepi Marchetti Franchi
Contemporary international art and art galleries in Rome

Costanza Mazzonis
Contemporary international art and art galleries in Rome

Lorcan O’Neill
Contemporary international art and art galleries in Rome

Aria Spinelli
Curator

Justin Thompson
Visual artist

As of September 30, 2019.

2018–19

Ancient Studies

Alessandra Capodiferro
Archaeology, museology

Gabriele Cifani
Classical archaeology

Andrea Cucchiarelli
Classical studies

Elizabeth Fentress
Roman archaeology, landscape archaeology

Silvia Orlandi
Latin epigraphy

Simonetta Serra
Roman topography, early Christian and late antique archaeology

Architecture

Cinzia Abbate
Architecture

Luca Galofaro
Architecture

Alberto Iacovoni
Architecture and design

Antonino Saggio
Architecture

Carlo Vigevano
Architecture

Design

Marika Aakesson
Industrial design, sustainable and social design

Domitilla Dardi
Design arts

Lorenzo Gigotti
Design

Historic Preservation and Conservation

Laura Cibrario
Historic preservation

Tuccio Sante Guido
Conservation

Francesco Siravo
Historic preservation

Nicholas Stanley-Price
Historic preservation

Landscape Architecture

Alberta Campitelli
Italian villas and gardens

Simone Capra
Landscape architecture

Annalisa Metta (2017 Italian Fellow)
Landscape architecture

Nathalie Sartogo
Landscape architecture

Literature

Andrea Bajani
Novelist

Chiara Barzini
Writer

Maria Ida Gaeta
Literature

Francesca Marciano
Novelist

Medieval Studies

Piero Boitani
Literary criticism

Maurizio Campanelli
Medieval and Renaissance Latin literature and philology

Luigi Russo
Medieval Mediterranean history

Lila Yawn (1998 Fellow)
Medieval art history and history

Modern Italian Studies

Mauro Canali
History, twentieth-century Italian and American history

Barbara Drudi
Art history, postwar Italian and American art

Lindsay Harris (2014 Fellow)
History of photography

Laura Iamurri
Art history, postwar Italian and French art

Adachiara Zevi
Art history

Musical Composition

Francesco Antonioni
Musical composition and music events

Tonino Battista
Composer and conductor

Alvin Curran
Composer

Renaissance and Early Modern Studies

Jeffrey Blanchard (1979 Fellow)
Renaissance and Baroque architecture

Patrizia Cavazzini
Italian early modern and Baroque art and art markets

Sebastiano Gentile
History of philosophy

Ingrid Rowland (1982 and 2000 Fellow)
Early modern and Renaissance history, literature, and art history

Guendalina Serafinelli
Early modern art history

Visual Arts

Adrienne Drake
Contemporary international art and art galleries in Rome

Damiana Leoni
Contemporary international art and art galleries in Rome

Emiliano Maggi
Visual artist

Pepi Marchetti Franchi
Contemporary international art and art galleries in Rome

Rä di Martino
Visual artist

Costanza Mazzonis
Contemporary international art and art galleries in Rome

Lorcan O’Neill
Contemporary international art and art galleries in Rome

Gianni Politi
Visual artist and painter

Justin Thompson
Visual artist

As of September 28, 2018.

2017–18

Ancient Studies

Gilda Bartoloni
Etruscology, archaic Roman archaeology

Alessandra Capodiferro
Archaeology, museology

Elizabeth Fentress
Roman archaeology, landscape archaeology

Clementina Panella
Roman archaeology and history

Simonetta Serra
Roman topography, early Christian and late antique archaeology

Norbert Zimmermann
Early Christian archaeology

Architecture

Cinzia Abbate
Architecture

Luca Galofaro
Architecture

Alberto Iacovoni
Architecture, design

Antonino Saggio
Architecture

Carlo Vigevano
Architecture

Design

Marika Aakesson
Industrial design, sustainable and social design

Domitilla Dardi
Design arts

Francesco De Figuereido
Design

Historic Preservation and Conservation

Laura Cibrario
Historic preservation

Tuccio Sante Guido
Conservation

Francesco Siravo
Historic preservation

Nicholas Stanley-Price
Historic preservation

Landscape Architecture

Alberta Campitelli
Italian villas and gardens

Simone Capra
Landscape architecture

Annalisa Metta (2017 Italian Fellow)
Landscape architecture

Nathalie Sartogo

Literature

Andrea Bajani

Chiara Barzini
Literature

Francesca Marciano
Literature

Tommaso Pincio
Literature

Medieval Studies

Piero Boitani
Literary criticism

Lila Yawn (1998 Fellow)
Medieval art history and history

Luigi Russo
Medieval Mediterranean history

Maurizio Campanelli
Medieval and Renaissance Latin literature and philology

Modern Italian Studies

Mauro Canali
History, twentieth-century Italian and American history

Leonardo De Franceschi

Barbara Drudi
Art history, postwar Italian and American art

Laura Iamurri
Art history, postwar Italian and French art

Adachiara Zevi

Musical Composition

Bianca Maria Antolini

Francesco Antonioni
Musical composition and music events

Tonino Battista

Alvin Curran

Marco Mauceri
Musicology and music media

Renaissance and Early Modern Studies

Jeffrey Blanchard (1979 Fellow)
Renaissance and Baroque architecture

Maurizio Campanelli
Medieval and Renaissance Latin literature and philology

Patrizia Cavazzini
Italian early modern and Baroque art and art markets

Sebastiano Gentile
History of philosophy

Ingrid Rowland (1982 Fellow, 2000 Resident)
Early modern and Renaissance history, literature, and art history

Visual Arts

Wendy Artin

Adrienne Drake
Contemporary international art and art galleries in Rome

Damiana Leoni
Contemporary international art and art galleries in Rome

Emiliano Maggi
Visual artist

Pepi Marchetti Franchi
Contemporary international art and art galleries in Rome

Costanza Mazzonis Di Pralafera
Contemporary international art and art galleries in Rome

Lorcan O’Neill
Contemporary international art and art galleries in Rome

Gianni Politi
Visual artist, painter

Justin Thompson

As of September 28, 2017.

2016–17

Ancient Studies

Gilda Bartoloni
Etruscology, archaic Roman archaeology

Alessandra Capodiferro
Archaeology, museology

Elizabeth Fentress
Roman Archaeology, landscape archaeology

Clementina Panella
Roman archaeology and history

Simonetta Serra
Roman Topography, early Christian and late antique archaeology

Norbert Zimmermann
Early Christian archaeology

Architecture

Cinzia Abbate
Architecture

Luca Galofaro
Architecture

Alberto Iacovoni
Architecture, design

Antonino Saggio
Architecture

Carlo Vigevano
Architecture

Design

Marika Aakesson
Industrial design, sustainable and social design

Domitilla Dardi
Design arts

Francesco De Figuereido
Design

Historic Preservation and Conservation

Laura Cibrario
Historic preservation

Tuccio Sante Guido
Conservation

Francesco Siravo
Historic preservation

Nicholas Stanley-Price
Historic preservation

Landscape Architecture

Alberta Campitelli
Italian villas and gardens

Simone Capra
Landscape architecture

Nathalie Grenon
Landscape architecture

Literature

Chiara Barzini
Literature

Francesca Marciano
Literature

Tommaso Pincio
Literature

Medieval Studies

Piero Boitani
Literary criticism

Lila Yawn (1998 Fellow)
Medieval art history and history

Luigi Russo
Medieval Mediterranean history

Modern Italian Studies

Mauro Canali
History, twentieth-century Italian and American history

Barbara Drudi
Art history, postwar Italian and American art

Laura Iamurri
Art history, postwar Italian and French art

Musical Composition

Francesco Antonioni
Musical composition and music events

Paolo Bartolani
Musical composition and music events

Marco Mauceri
Musicology and music media

Renaissance and Early Modern Studies

Jeffrey Blanchard (1979 Fellow)
Renaissance and Baroque architecture

Maurizio Campanelli
Medieval and Renaissance Latin literature and philology

Patrizia Cavazzini
Italian early modern and Baroque art and art markets

Sebastiano Gentile
History of philosophy

Ingrid Rowland (1982 Fellow, 2000 Resident)
Early modern and Renaissance history, literature, and art history

Visual Arts

Adrienne Drake
Contemporary international art and art galleries in Rome

Damiana Leoni
Contemporary international art and art galleries in Rome

Emiliano Maggi
Visual artist

Pepi Marchetti Franchi
Contemporary international art and art galleries in Rome

Costanza Mazzonis Di Pralafera
Contemporary international art and art galleries in Rome

Lorcan O’Neill
Contemporary international art and art galleries in Rome

Gianni Politi
Visual artist, painter

As of September 6, 2016.

2015–16

Ancient Studies

Gilda Bartoloni
Etruscology, archaic Roman archaeology

Ria Berg
Roman archaeology and social history

Alessandra Capodiferro
Archaeology, Altemps Museum

Elizabeth Fentress
Roman archaeology, landscape archaeology

Elio Lo Cascio
Roman History

Silvio Panciera
Epigraphy

Victoria Rimell
Latin literature

Alessandro Schiesaro
Latin literature

Simonetta Serra
Roman topography, early Christian archaeology

Architecture

Cinzia Abbate
Architecture

Alberto Iacovoni
Architecture, design

Antonino Saggio
Architecture

Carlo Vigevano
Architecture

Design

Marika Aakesson
Industrial design, sustainable and social design

Domitilla Dardi
Design arts

Historic Preservation and Conservation

Laura Cibrario
Historic preservation

Tuccio Sante Guido
Conservation

Nicholas Stanley-Price
Historic preservation

Landscape Architecture

Alberta Campitelli
Italian villas and gardens

Nathalie Grenon
Landscape architecture

Literature

Chiara Barzini
Literature

Francesca Marciano
Literature

Tommaso Pincio
Literature

Medieval Studies

Piero Boitani
Literary criticism

Sandro Carocci
Medieval history

Lila Yawn (1998 Fellow)
Medieval studies

Modern Italian Studies

Mauro Canali
History, twentieth-century Italian and American history

Barbara Drudi
Art history, postwar Italian and American art

Laura Iamurri
Art history, postwar Italian and French art

Alessandro Visani
Modern European history, Fascism

Musical Composition

Guido Barbieri
Music critic, music history and aesthetics

Marco Mauceri
Musicologist and music media

Richard Trythall (1967 Fellow, 1971 Resident)
Musical composition

Renaissance and Early Modern Studies

Jeffrey Blanchard (1979 Fellow)
Renaissance and Baroque architecture

Maurizio Campanelli
Medieval and Renaissance Latin literature and philology

Patrizia Cavazzini
Italian early modern and Baroque art and art markets

Sebastiano Gentile
History of philosophy

Claudio Strinati
Baroque art history

Visual Arts

Damiana Leoni
Contemporary international art and art galleries in Rome

Pepi Marchetti Franchi
Contemporary international art and art galleries in Rome

Costanza Mazzonis Di Pralafera
Contemporary international art and art galleries in Rome

Lorcan O’Neill
Contemporary international art and art galleries in Rome

Alfredo Pirri
Visual artist, installation, sculptor, painter

Gianni Politi
Visual artist, painter

As of September 24, 2015.