Fall 2016

Tuesday October 4 at 6:20pm in Villa Rossa, Room 13
Women’s and Gender Studies presents:Victoria Bartels Miller, “Dazzling and Dangerous: The Dual Nature of Arms and Armor in Renaissance Florence.”


Friday, October 7 at 6:00pm in the Villa Rossa, Room 13
SU School of Architecture presents:Curtis Roth Lecture


Thursday, October 6 at 6:00pm in the Villa Rossa, Room 13
SU School of Architecture presents:Konstantinos Pantazis and Marianna Rentzou, Point Supreme Lecture


Tuesday, October 11 at 5:30pm in the Villa Rossa, Room 13
SU School of Architecture presents:Bryony Roberts Lecture


Wednesday, October 12 at 6:00pm in the Villa Rossa, Room 13
Villa Rossa Lecture Series presents:Italy versus United States: Business Ethics & International Business and Legal Careers


Wednesday, October 19 at 6:20pm in the Galleria Piazza Donatello, 21
Studio Arts presents:Betty Woodman


Tuesday, October 25 at 6:20pm in the Villa Rossa, Room 13
Villa Rossa Lecture Series presents: Paolo Naso, "Humanitarian Corridors: A Safe Alternative for Refugees"?


Wednesday, November 9 at 6:20pm in the Villa Rossa, Room 13 Rescheduled for Monday, November 28
Villa Rossa Lecture Series presents:Richard Bellamy, "Rethinking the democratic legitimacy of the EU: From the democratic deficit to the democratic disconnect."


Monday, November 14 at 6:20pm in the Villa Rossa, Room 13
Villa Rossa Lecture Series presents:Andree Hayum, “Mussolini exports the Renaissance: The Burlington House Exhibition of Italian Art Revisited."


Tuesday, November 15 at 6:20pm in the Villa Rossa, Room 13
Villa Rossa Lecture Series presents: Sweitlan N. Kraczyna, "1966: The Great Flood of Florence"


Monday, November 21 at 6:20pm in the Villa Rossa, Room 13
Villa Rossa Lecture Series presents: Ruth Rubio Marín, "Women in Europe and the world."

Thursday, December 1 at 4:00pm in the Villa Rossa, Room 13
30th Annual Graduate Symposium: Four graduate students in Renaissance Art, will present their final research papers in a public symposium. The speakers will be introduced by Sasha Perugini, Molly Bourne, and Sally J. Cornelison. 

Kirstin Willders
Dominicans and the Art of Healing in Renaissance Florence: The Maiolica Pharmacy Jars of San Marco
Emma McNay
​Franciscan Tradition and Cross-Cultural Exchange in Vasari’s Altarpiece Cycle at Santa Croce
Julie James
Bedding Agostino Chigi: Sodoma's Marriage of Alexander and Roxanne in the Villa Farnesina
Michelle Ayer
The Honeycomb, Duke Cosimo I de' Medici, and the Return of the Golden Age in Vasari's Saturn Receiving the Gifts of the Earth in the Palazzo Vecchio


Thursday, December 1 at 5:30pm in the Villa Rossa, Room 35
SU School of Architecture presents: Thom Moran, Ellie Abrons, Adam Fure, and Meredith Miller, T+E+A+M Lecture