The Travel Experience and the Construction of the Garden: Research in the Photograph and Book Collections of Villa La Pietra
“My excuse is that I was born and brought up in a typical Tuscan villa which had always... Learn More >
Each academic year Villa La Pietra organizes projects that invite NYU students, faculty, and the general public to explore the Acton Collection and Garden.
Past projects have focused on a wide range of initiatives, from creating narratives that place the objects in the collection and the Acton family in historical context to thematic exhibitions that generate fresh and innovative ideas about art and culture by mixing objects from the collection with new creative works.