Special Programs

Special Programs

Along with our semester courses of study and our summer and winter intensive courses, the Siena Art Institute also hosts events and specialized courses of study for individuals and for partner academic institutions. 

Please contact us for more information on special programs.


Upcoming Special Program: 

Pathways: The Influence of Ancient Art on Contemporary Art , May Inter-Session course, with Prof Suzanne Silver from The Ohio State University

Brandeis-in-Siena, 5-week summer course combining studies of Art History and Studio Art for students of Brandeis University, mid-July through mid-August.

Drawing-as-Seeing, in June 2017, led by instructors Pamela Lawton & Annie Leist who teach regularly at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York.

"Living the Past in the Present: the Art of the Archive" School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Winter-Term Course, with Prof. Brian Sikes and Amy Yoes, former Project Fellow at the Siena Art Institute.  

Previous Special Programs:

June 25th-26th, 2014 Feeding the City, Symposium on Production, Representation and Engagement, in collaboration with the Siena School for Liberal Arts

January 2014, Williams College, Winter-Term Course led by Profs. Amy Podmore and Stefanie Solum

June 2013, Collaborative workshop with artists-in-residence from the Bread and Puppet Theater company, organized together with the Culture Attive Group of San Gimignano.

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  • Student Experiences - Fall 2015 (Michalis Fountedakis, Themis Istatiadis)

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