Last update: February 3, 2015, Lovison-Golob


News: Susan Angelastro (President) and Serenella Sferza (Vice-President, 2013-2014) have been nominated by Barbara Lloyd on Sunday, May 5, 2013 for the period 2013-2015. Roberto Berillo is Vice- President (2014-2015). Luciana Burdi resigned (30 September 2014) and Anna Lyman takes over as Secretary of Correspondence. Congratulation and have a good work to all!

Italian Monuments To Save

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Membership Renewal 2014-2015

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COMITES Election 2014-2015

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Monday, February 23rd 2015, 7:30pm - 9:30pm

Le Dimore di Giorgio Vasari
 

Giorgio Vasari (1511-1574) fu un pittore, architetto, scrittore e storico. Vasari, nato ad Arezzo, e' considerato il fondatore della storia dell'architettura, con il libro le Vite, apparso a Firenze nel 1550. Il testo costituisce il primo esempio di moderna letteratura artistica, visto che tratta delle tre arti: architettura, scultura e pittura. La conferenza tratterra' delle dimore del Vasari.

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Liana De Girolami Cheney, PhD

Professor of Art History, UMass Lowell

Liana De Girolami Cheney insegna alla University of Massachussetts in Lowell e ha scritto numero libri, tra i quali citiamo Arcimboldo, Italian Mannerism (come editore) e altri.

Location: Center for International Studies, Building E40-496 (Muckley Building), 4th Floor, MIT, 1 Amherst Street, Cambridge, MA, 0239. Parking (free after 5 pm): parking lot on hayward Street, to the right, coming from Main Street and going to Amherst Street. MBTA Red Line Kendall Square stop.

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