Congratulations Professor Terry Adkins for being awarded The Rome Prize

Tue. 21 April

Fine Arts

Terry Adkins

Today the Trustees of the American Academy in Rome announced the winners of the 113th annual Rome Prize Competition. We are pleased to announce that Fine Arts Professor Terry Adkins was among them, receiving an 11 month fellowship in the visual arts category. Awardees are provided with a stipend, a study or studio, and room and board for a period of 6 months to 2 years.

Established in 1894 and chartered by an Act of Congress in 1905, the American Academy in Rome is a center that sustains independent artistic pursuits and humanistic studies. It is situated on the Janiculum, the highest hill within the walls of Rome. Each year, through a national competition, the Rome Prize is awarded to up to 30 individuals-emerging artists (working in Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Design, Historic Preservation and Conservation, Literature, Musical Composition, or Visual Arts) and scholars (working in Ancient, Medieval, Renaissance and Early Modern, or Modern Italian Studies). The application deadline is November 1st. The Academy community also includes invited Residents and Affiliated Fellows.

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