Mitchell Wolfson, Jr., founder; Cathy Leff, director; and The Wolfsonian-Florida International University invite you to a talk by Adele Chatfield-Taylor, president and CEO of the American Academy in Rome
The American Academy in Rome and the American Cultural Landscape
The American Academy in Rome, at 115 years of age, has played an important role in American culture. Ms. Chatfield-Taylor will discuss the profound impact Rome has had on generations of Rome Prize winners, and their effect on American communities, institutions of higher learning, and cultural organizations.
SUNDAY, JANUARY 31, 2010, 2PM
The Wolfsonian-Florida International University
1001 Washington Avenue, Miami Beach
Reception to follow
Free and open to the public
Another way Florida International University makes Earth more interesting.
The Wolfsonianâ€“FIU gratefully acknowledges our current publication, program, and exhibition supporters:
The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation; John S. and James L. Knight Foundation; FIU Division of Information Technology: University Technology Services; The Kirk Foundation; Rolls-Royce Motor Cars Miami; Institute for Museum and Library Services; National Endowment for the Arts; Robert David Lion Gardiner Foundation; American Express; the State of Florida, Department of State, Division of Cultural Affairs, and the Florida Arts Council; Youth Arts Enrichment Program of the Miami-Dade County Department of Cultural Affairs and the Cultural Affairs Council, the Miami-Dade County Mayor and Board of County Commissioners, and The Children’s Trust, The Trust is a dedicated source of revenue established by voter referendum to improve the lives of children and families in Miami-Dade County; The Cowles Charitable Trust; The Graham Foundation; Braman Motors; Carnival Foundation; Furthermore: a program of the J.M. Kaplan Fund; James Woolems and Woolems, Inc.; Harry Kramer Memorial Fund; and Wachovia Wells Fargo Foundation.
The Wolfsonianâ€“FIU is proud to receive ongoing support from:
The Miami-Dade County Department of Cultural Affairs and the Cultural Affairs Council, the Miami-Dade County Mayor and Board of County Commissioners; the City of Miami Beach, Cultural Affairs Program, Cultural Arts Council; the William J. and Tina Rosenberg Foundation; Continental Airlines, the Official Airline of The Wolfsonianâ€“FIU; Bacardi USA, Inc.; Arrowood Vineyards & Winery; and Pistils & Petals.