January 30, 2017
Mark Your Calendar: Upcoming Italian Art Society Events With the annual conference of the College Art Association rapidly approaching, please save the dates for these IAS activities at the conference as you are making your plans.
January 24, 2017
IAS Members: RSVP Now for Thirtieth Anniversary Gala Thirtieth Anniversary Gala Reception 17 February, 2017 6:30-8:30 p.m. Il Gattopardo 13-15 West 54th Street, New York, NY (Atrium & Cellar Rooms) The Italian Art Society Gala Reception will take place at the annual meeting of the College Art Association in New York in celebration of the thirtieth anniversary of the Society’s founding.
December 31, 2016
Last Day to Participate in IAS’ Thirtieth Anniversary Campaign!
November 7, 2016
3: Triple portraits in Italian art Triple portraits, depicting the same subject from three different angles, were produced within the Renaissace debate about the relative merits of painting and sculpture, the so-called Paragone .
October 27, 2016
Triptychs and Tripartite Paintings in Medieval Italy
October 10, 2016
The Magi and their Florentine connections
October 3, 2016
3: The ages of men according to Venetian painters During the Renaissance the allegorical theme of the three ages of man became increasingly popular within cultured and sophisticated élites , most notably in Venice.
September 30, 2016
30: the number of “stones” in Alberto Magnelli’s first solo exhibition, Thirty Stones at the Pierre Loeb Gallery, Paris, 1934 Born in Florence on July 1, 1888, Alberto Magnelli taught himself to paint by studying the great works of the Florentine Renaissance: Masaccio, Paolo Uccello , Andrea del Castagno and Piero della Francesca.