While our galleries are closed, we want to use this moment of dislocation as an opportunity to bring people together through our shared interest and love for Italian art. Over the coming weeks, we will release new digitally formatted programs, highlighting uplifting, inspirational artworks and members of our creative community.
Magazzino Italian Art Foundation today announced the opening of its new Research Center and the appointment of Francesco Guzzetti, its first Scholar-in-Residence. Advancing Magazzino’s mission to promote the study and appreciation of Italian Postwar and Contemporary art, the Research Center will create new opportunities for scholarly research and critical assessment.
Congratulations to Magazzino Italian Art co-founders Nancy Olnick and Giorgio Spanu, this year’s recipients of the General Israel Putnam Trailblazer Award! The award, which honors those who have made outstanding contributions within the Putnam County community, was presented at the annual Putnam History Museum Gala held at the Highlands Country Club in Garrison, New York on Saturday, October 13, 2018.
Magazzino Italian Art co-founder Nancy Olnick was published in The Brooklyn Rail on September 4, 2018. Enjoy her article on Poverista Luciano Fabro!
Cav. Giorgio Spanu was awarded the Insignia of Knight of the Italian Republic by the Ambassador of Italy to the United States of America, His Excellency Armando Varricchio. The ceremony took place on board the Italian Frigate Alpino, moored at Pier 88 in New York City, during the celebration and anniversary of the foundation of the Republic of Italy on June 2, 2018.