American Academy in Rome


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American Academy in Rome,

founded in 1894 as the American School of Architecture in Rome by Charles F. McKim and enlarged in 1897 with the founding of the American Academy in Rome for students of architecture, sculpture, and painting. It was incorporated by act of Congress in 1905. In 1913 its charter was amended to include the American School of Classical Studies in Rome. It annually awards to U.S. citizens competitive fellowships bearing a yearly stipend, a travel allowance, and residence in Rome. Fellowships are granted in architecture, painting, sculpture, music, landscape architecture, and art history.
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This has been tried on Jerba (the University of Pennsylvania, the American Academy in Rome and the Institut National de l'Archeologie), at Paestum (the Universities of Michigan and Perugia), at Statonia, where Dyson's department at Buffalo is collaborating with the University of Siena, and elsewhere.
Their unique approach has been carefully nurtured for over 30 years, beginning in their early years traveling extensively throughout Europe following Ron's Fellowship at the American Academy in Rome.
These softly coloured, mainly symmetrical garden designs are contemporary interpretations of historic Mediterranean gardens -- design ideals which he explored as models for passive cooling of microclimate while at the American Academy in Rome.
Sovern is currently chairman of the Japan Society and of the American Academy in Rome, and a member of, among other boards, the Asian Cultural Council, WNET/13, and the Kaiser Family Foundation.
Adele Chatfield-Taylor, president of the American Academy in Rome, with offices in New York City and Rome; and Joseph E.
FRAZIER University of Texas, Austin and American Academy in Rome
Sovern's board memberships include the American Academy in Rome, the Asian Cultural Council, AT&T, Chemical Bank and the Shubert Foundation.
Frank Gehry is a fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Letters, a trustee of the American Academy in Rome, and a fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.
He also studied at the American Academy in Rome through a program of Columbia University and at l'Universita per gli Straniere, in Perugia, Italy.
She was a charter member of the Renaissance Society of America, and an active supporter of the Grolier Club, of the New York Public Library, of the American Academy in Rome, and of Bryn Mawr College.
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