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MICA in Italy: Home

What to read, watch, listen to, etc. for MICA students who are going to study in Italy

About this Guide

Image from Google Art ProjectWelcome!

This guide was created to help MICA students who are studying in Italy through SACI (Studio Art Centers International) in Florence, and in MICA's Summer Travel Intensive, Umbria: Painting and Drawing in an Italian Hill Town.

If you have questions regarding research while studying abroad -- or while planning to go, please feel free to contact the Decker Library for assistance.

Image information: "The Crossing of the Red Sea" by Agnolo Bronzino (1540-1545). Collection of the Palazzo Vecchio Museum, Florence. See a gigapixel version of this image in the Google Art Project and zoom in!

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