Welcome to St. Petersburg
The Academy has never changed its purpose – to educate young artists. From the very beginning, the basis of this education has been a harmonious methodical system. This system has changed and improved, reflecting the new growing needs of the time. The Academy gives versatile, deep knowledge that enables our students to develop their artistic voice and work in various directions, from classical to contemporary art.
Saint Petersburg Art Academy in Florence is the first institution in Italy that represents the Russian academic tradition in figurative art, offering an academic course in Drawing, Painting and Restoration, based on the original program of the leading universities of Russia – globally recognized and highly appreciated worldwide.
STUDY THE RUSSIAN ACADEMIC TRADITION OF ART AT THE HISTORIC CENTER OF FLORENCE
Teaching method is based on the authentic traditions of the Renaissance;
Mixture of both traditional and modern approaches for teaching;
Guarantee for acquisition of basic knowledge that can be successfully applied in modern art;
Great quantity of practical work and assignments;
Location in a very heart of historic center of Florence in a splendid 15th century palace with a great history;
Academy offers a library and wireless connection on all its territory;
Academy’s staff also provides an assistance in finding an accommodation and administrative support.
St. Petersburg Art Academy in Florence has a didactic office in a unique 15-th century Ridolfi Palace is located in the historic centre of Florence, in an easy reachable zone with the good infrastrutture, only in:
- 100 m from Santo Spirito,
- 150 m from Palazzo Pitti,
- 300 m from Ponte Vecchio,
- 700 m from Uffizi Gallery, 1 km from Santa Maria Novella railway station,
- 1,1 km from the Duomo Square and Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore.