Fellows Receive Awards and Honors from the American Academy of Arts and Letters

Bogliasco Fellows were well represented at the 2016 Ceremonial of the American Academy of Arts and Letters. Fellows Lewis Spratlan, Robert Carl and Kathryn Davis received awards for music and literature, while Fellow David Rakowski was inducted as an Academy member in the Department of Music. Read more about these honors here.  

New Exhibit at the Study Center Gallery

Our Study Center Gallery features rotating exhibitions of work that our Fellows developed while in residence. This month, Visual Arts Fellow Birgit Graschopf (BF '15) shares her photographic series "Medusa", which captures the artist herself in various settings in and around Bogliasco. 

New Partnership with Baryshnikov Arts Center

The Bogliasco Foundation and Baryshnikov Arts Center (BAC) are pleased to announce a new joint residency that will offer Dance, Music, and Theater Fellows the opportunity to bring work developed in Bogliasco to a wider audience and bigger space in New York City. Click here for more information.

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Located in the fishing village of Bogliasco near Genoa, in a region of extraordinary beauty whose landscape has stimulated creative expression for centuries, the Bogliasco Foundation offers one-month residencies to individuals of all nations who can demonstrate notable achievement in the Arts and Humanities.


Each year, the Bogliasco Foundation awards approximately 50 Fellowships, without regard to nationality, age, race, gender, or religion, in any subject area of the following disciplines: archaeology, architecture, classics, dance, film/video, history, landscape architecture, literature, music, philosophy, theater, visual arts.


In 20 years, the Study Center has welcomed over 850 Fellows from 55 different countries. In the 2015-2016 academic year, 48 Fellows from 18 countries will come to Bogliasco to work on projects that will enrich the global cultural landscape.


The Foundation frequently hosts special events in Italy and New York featuring projects developed by Fellows in residence.  Bogliasco Fellows also regularly exhibit, perform, and publish their acclaimed work around the globe.