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Wine & Siena

We're all ready to immerse ourselves in the charming world of wines. Next weekend from Friday, the 20th until Sunday, the 22nd we'll have the chance to taste the products of many local wine producers...

L'Epifania tutte le feste porta via

As every 5th of January of every year, kids are waiting for the Befana to bring them candies and little presents. Tonight, this ugly but nice old woman will pass by our houses to fill the long socks left...

Waiting for the New Year's Eve

The rich lunches and dinners of Christmas time with the family are just over and another big celebration is waiting for us. A few days left and we’ll be in 2017! Italy is not a big country but regions, v...

End of Semester Exhibition

Inauguration Saturday December 10th 2016, from 4 to 6 pm. Join us for the inauguration of our end-of-semester exhibition to view the works by the students of the Siena School for Liberal Arts and the ...

Holiday Market in Piazza del Campo

160 stalls, two days and one of the most beautiful Italian squares - Piazza del Campo: It's the "Mercato nel Campo" holyday market in Siena, open from 8 A.M. to 8 P.M. on Saturday and Sunday (Dec3&4). The...

A fantastic two day field trip!

It's the middle of October, the semester has started, teachers and students are getting to know each other and the courses are smoothly moving forward. The moment for our 2 day field trip has arrived! This...

Val d'Orcia field trip

Saturday September 24th we took our students to the first school field trip of the semester.After three weeks of Italian Intensive course (3 hours every day, plus a lot of homework!) the students deserved...

New "How It's Done" SSLA webseries with Lisa...

The Siena School for Liberal Arts is proud to present its new webseries "How It's Done" with artist and Drawing teacher Lisa Nonken! In this first episode, Lisa talks about materials used in drawing...

Fall 2016 Semester students in Siena!

Septermber 1, 2016 Fall Semester students arrived! The school's staff welcomed them at Florence Airport and, after three days of rest at the San Donato Agriturismo near the beautiful hill town of San...

SienAgosto 2016 begins!

(Scroll down for english text) Dieci giorni in compagnia di musicisti professionisti e semiprofessionisti giunti a Siena da 14 nazioni per perfezionare la propria arte canora e strumentale: è l’undicesima ed...

Sign Languages Summer 2016

The students have arrived for the 2016 edition of our summer program dedicated to Sign Languages! This Saturday we welcomed to Siena a group of 18 sign language students from some of the most important...

Lisa Corinne Davis in Siena

A new free contemporary art event from our friends at Siena Art Institute! Tuesday, 6.00 P.M. Free entrance. Over the course of nearly two decades, Lisa Corinne Davis has created a wide range of work...

SienAgosto Academy 2016

Michael Chance, the world-renowned countertenor and educator extraordinaire, has chosen to return to Siena once again! The Siena School for Liberal Arts is proud to host his Summer Academy for the third...

First Spring 2016 Semester field-trip announced!

Today the first field-trip of this semester has been announced: students will be able to visit the Chianti area, one of the most famous wine districts in the world! The field trip will be on March, Friday...

Happy Thanksgiving 2015!

This year Siena School for Liberal Arts has again invited all of us - students, teachers and staff members - to our traditional Thanksgiving dinner! It was a great night, even if we had red wine, ribollita ...

November 20-21: Fieldtrip

Last weekend Siena School and Siena Art Institute students had a two days field trip. From traditional sienese patisserie to abandoned abbeys and swords in the stone, it was a really great chance to explore...