A young, vibrant art school with a world-renown reputation

Accademia Italiana, one of the best art, fashion and design schools in Europe, was founded in 1984 with campuses in both Florence and Rome amidst famous monuments, art treasures and architecture. Students from all over Italy and the world come to Accademia Italiana to find the perfect setting for professional growth and specialization in various design, artistic and linguistic fields.

Courses are offered in English and Italian so whatever your language or artistic skills level you’ll be able to attend. You can combine liberal arts courses and Italian history and cultural with strong offerings in studio art, fashion, graphic arts, interior and industrial design and textiles.

Each academic semester begins with an orientation period in which you will be introduced to the school as well as to the exciting Italian city of Florence. Programs also include a series of excursions where you will visit important places around Tuscany.