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On Saturday February 17th, AUR’s Graduate School launched its new program to offer two full-day targeted Graduate Workshops per semester aimed at developing specific skills. The event proved to be very popular – even necessitating moving the class into the student lounge to accommodate the number of students who had signed up!
 
Prof. Pier Matteo Barone led the first workshop that covered the topic of Geographic Information Systems. A Geographic Information System (GIS) is a computer-based tool that analyzes, stores, manipulates and visualizes geographic information, usually in a map.

Louise Garrett (Central Saint Martins, London) and Cecilia Canziani (American University of Rome) will co-chair a session at this year's Nordic Association for Art Historians Conference in October.

The American University of Rome's Professor Peter Gould,  M.A. Sustainable Cultural Heritage and M.A. Arts Management, seeks to identify the success factors associated with economic development projects within communities adjacent to archaeological or heritage sites, a growing interest among archaeologists and heritage managers. Typically, the success of site museums, tourism businesses, or crafts cooperatives is rarely reported on in scholarly literature or subjected to systematic study. This new book, Empowering Communities through Archaeology and Heritage, addresses that gap. 

In October 2017, an international conference focusing on the reception of Raphael (Raffaello Sanzio da Urbino, Urbino 1483 – Rome 1520) and the history of collections drew together scholars of

The M.A. program in Arts Management at AUR is pleased to have confirmed a contributing partnership with the Culture Action Europe annual conference entitled “Beyond the Obvious: Belonging & Becoming” taking place at Palazzo delle Esposizioni in Rome November 15-17, 2017. Thanks to this collaboration, our MA in Arts Management students will have the opportunity to attend the Beyond the Obvious (BtO) conference that creates a space to rethink culture, to explore its borders and edges and aims to move beyond those conventional assumptions, beliefs and practices that impede the contribution of culture to social and economic regeneration at a local, national and European level.

The sixth annual London Conference in Critical Thought (LCCT), hosted by the School of Law and Social Sciences at London South Bank University, will offer a space for an interdisciplinary exchange of ideas for scholars who work with critical traditions and concerns.

The AUR Masters in Arts Management program is proud to announce a new partnership with the Fondazione Giuliani Rome, in which the Foundation will host a series of lectures within the framework of AUR’s MA degree program.

In a time of political transition, increasing digitalization and rapid urbanization, Niels Righolt, guest speaker for the Arts Management Lecture Series at AUR, will touch on some of the most significant tendencies in Scandinavian and European cultural politics, trends in institutional governance

KRISTINE SIEGEL is co-director of Bergen Biennale 2016 and co-founded PRAXES Center for Contemporary Art in Berlin in 2013. Prior to this, she worked as Program Director at ISCP, New York, at Museum of Modern Art, New York, the Tirana Biennale, Albania, and for Dennis Oppenheim Studio, New York.

Michelle Hobart’s new book is a major contribution to both Sardinian and Mediterranean history.

28 Feb 2018, 19:00
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