Friday, 19 August 2016

August 21st Air Date for RAI Feature on the AAA





This Sunday, August 21st, RAI will broadcast the feature on the Angel Academy of Art! Check below for broadcast times:

RAI 1 Italy (Americas) NEW YORK / TORONTO Sunday at 02:00
Italian RAI 2 (Australia - Asia) SYDNEY Sunday at 07:55
BEIJING / PERTH Sunday at 04:55
Italian RAI 3 (Africa) Sunday JOHANNESBURG 17:15






Tuesday, 26 July 2016

Cesar Santos Wins Again!






Academy of Realist Art, Boston has finished hosting its second annual Figure Painting Competition and has announced Angel Academy of Art, Florence alumnusCesar Santos, as the grand prize, and viewer's choice, winner! 

The competition spanned over five days with ten big name artists from all over the world. Santos's winning painting is pictured below:



You can see all the final works and a recap from the school here: http://www.araboston.com/2016-figure-painting-final-paintings/a



Sunday, 24 July 2016

Savannah Cuff Wins Grand Prize of GCA's Figure Drawing Competition





Angel Academy alumna Savannah Tate Cuff, who is in her second-year of post-graduate work at Jacob Collins's Grand Central Atelier in New York City, has taken home the $10,000 grand prize of the aforementioned atelier's annual figure drawing competition. 

The competition had eleven participants that drew the live model for 40 hours in the span of just five days. GCA founder and renowned artist, Jacob Collins was the primary judge of the competition. Also judging was Jordan Sokol, the academic director of The Florence Academy of Art in the United States, and Katie Wipple, a GCA alumna - each great teachers and painters in their own right


Congratulations, Savannah on your exceptional work!! 






Sunday, 10 July 2016

Mischa Tranquilli's Workspace






Angel Academy Student Mischa Tranquilli has put a lot of time and effort into her complex and spectacular still life! Here is a peek at her workspace, complete with palette and a portrait in progress.




Tuesday, 5 July 2016

Students at Work








Students in their first, second, and third years working hard to finish their projects before the term comes to an end.





Thursday, 30 June 2016

Angel Academy's Graduating Class of Spring 2016




The 2015-2016 year has come to an end and we would be remiss if we didn't congratulate our graduating students this term! Nik Anikis, Julie Nord, and Saara Kauhanen have all completed the program. Complementi ragazzi! We'll miss you!

Saturday, 25 June 2016

RAI Campus Italia Films at the Angel Academy





In the last week of school the RAI, the Italian state television, filmed at the Angel Academy for a programme called Campus Italia that features vocational schools in Italy. The cameraman braved a packed cast room, a hot day of en plein air, and the busy figure rooms for the featurette.



When the episode is set to air we will announce it here!