Avinoam Shalem

Dear CU Alumni and Friends,

Join us at the CAA Italy reunion and meeting with Avinoam Shalem on January 21, 2016 at 17:30 (5:30pm).

Avinoam Shalem is currently the Lester K. Little Scholar in Residence at the American Academy in Rome.  He is a Riggio professor of the History of the Arts of Islam at Columbia University. Currently, professor Shalem has been directing three research projects in Florence and before he was a guest scholar at Getty Research Center and senior fellow at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York. 

The reunion and meeting with the professor will be at the American Academy in Rome (Via Angelo Masina 5) where the guest can enjoy a private tour of the Academy:

17:30               Check-in & Registration

17:35-18:00     Private tour of the Academy

18:00-19:00    Welcome by Academy Director Kimberly Bowes, Andrew W. Mellon Professor-in-Charge Lindsay Harris, and professor Shalem, and drinks at the Academy bar

Guests should register by sending an e-mail to Giampietro Nattino on giampietronattino@gmail.com

Have the valid ID!

The further details about professor Shalem’s work in the Academy can be found on:


January 21, 2016 at 5:30pm - 8:30pm

American Academy in Rome


Giampietro Nattino

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