Call for proposals

Once again, we encourage our Fellows to take part in Genoa’s international festivals of poetry and science. Please note that the deadlines for proposals for this year’s festivals are coming up soon. Click here for more information.

Poetry Festival - Paul Kane

American poet Paul Kane, BF ’13, reads his work at the Villa dei Pini during the 2014 Poetry Festival.

Explore the Study Center Gallery

We are pleased to share with you the brand new Study Center Gallery page, which will feature rotating exhibitions of work that our Fellows developed while in residence. Discover this month's work here

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Located in the fishing village of Bogliasco near Genoa, in a region of extraordinary beauty whose landscape has stimulated creative expression for centuries, the Bogliasco Foundation offers one-month residencies to individuals of all nations who can demonstrate notable achievement in the Arts and Humanities.


Each year, the Bogliasco Foundation awards approximately 50 Fellowships, without regard to nationality, age, race, gender, or religion, in any subject area of the following disciplines: archaeology, architecture, classics, dance, film/video, history, landscape architecture, literature, music, philosophy, theater, visual arts.


In 19 years, the Study Center has welcomed over 800 Fellows from 55 different countries. In the 2015-2016 academic year, 48 Fellows from 18 countries will come to Bogliasco to work on projects that will enrich the global cultural landscape.


The Foundation frequently hosts special events in Italy and New York featuring projects developed by Fellows in residence.  Bogliasco Fellows also regularly exhibit, perform, and publish their acclaimed work around the globe.