Accademia d'Arte is an Art School located in Florence Italy, a City that has been declared by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site. Florence is the very heart of the Tuscan region of Northern Italy and is the seat of the Renaissance. The beauty of the Renaissance adorns its very streets and commons. The City is inhabited by numerous outstanding museums and historical sites of remarkable and exquisite beauty. It is considered THE art study destination by artists throughout the world.
Accademia d'Arte was founded in this most illustrious home by a group of Professional Artists from the prestigious, Accademia di Belle Arti di Firenze -The Academy of Fine Arts in Florence.
Accademia d'Arte is located in the very center of Florence only a few meters from the famous Duomo - Santa Maria del Fiore Cathedral. Its Mission is to educate those interested in learning the skills of the Visual Arts with a Curriculum that is at once both approachable and Impeccable. Courses can be short in duration or range to medium and long term. They are readily adaptable and can be personalized to serve the Individual need. They range from Beginner to Professional Level.
Accademia d'Arte is not just a School you attend to study Art. It also immerses you in the greatness of the artistic milieux of Florence and guides you into the beautiful Cultural Heritage you will find surrounding you. The School offers numerous extracurricular activities and social opportunities that greatly enhance the student’s experience.
Accademia d'Arte is open year round and offers courses in the disciplines of Painting and Drawing - in both classic and contemporary style, Sculpture, Engraving, Mosaic, Fresco, Art History, Fashion Design, Photography and Italian Language and Culture.
The goal of the various Professional Artist teachers at the school is always to introduce their students to the world of Art in its multiple facets of diversity through a joyous approach.
For international students, the Accademia offers housing at reasonable rates with options ranging from student housing to private apartments, all designed to individual need. The School becomes your launch pad for all of you Cultural and Recreational activities, Museum visits, Lectures and Tours around town and throughout the surrounding countryside. Venice and Rome are a short train ride away.
The Accademia will quickly become your entrance to the world of Florentine Art and will become your new Italian home where you enjoy interaction with new found friends. We look forward to meeting you.