Memberships and Partnerships

Istituto Lorenzo de’ Medici (LdM) is member of several associations and collaborates with many international institutions and organizations:

MEMBERSHIPS

  • American Association for Italian Studies (AAIS)
  • American Association of Teachers of Italian (AATI)
  • American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ACTFL)
  • Association of International Education Administrators (AIEA)
  • Brazilian Association for International Education (FAUBAI)
  • Council of Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA)
  • Eduitalia Consortium (EDUITALIA)
  • European Association of International education (EAIE)
  • European League of Institutes of the Arts (ELIA)
  • International Association of Language Centres (IALC)
  • Modern Language Association (MLA)
  • NAFSA: Association of International Educators
  • The Forum on Education Abroad
  • The National Society of High School Scholars (NSHSS)

PARTNERSHIPS

  • Abbey Complex of San Giusto, Tuscania
  • Assessorato alla Cultura (Department of Culture), Provincia di Viterbo
  • Assessorato alla Cultura Regione Lazio, Comune di Tuscania
  • Associazione Culturale Turismo Arte e Spettacolo di Tuscania (ACTAS), Tuscania
  • Center for Ancient Mediterranean and Near Eastern Studies (CAMNES), Florence
  • Festival d’Europa, Florence
  • Fondazione Franco Zeffirelli – International Centerfor Performing Arts, Florence
  • Fondazione Palazzo Strozzi (Florence)
  • Istituto Comprensivo Statale Ildovaldo Ridolfi, Tuscania
  • Istituto di Istruzione Secondaria Superiore Vincenzo Cardarelli, Tarquinia – Liceo Scientifico, Tuscania
  • Istituto Venezia, Venice
  • Kathmandu University, Nepal
  • La Chascona – Fundación Pablo Neruda, Chile
  • Mayor University (Santiago)
  • National Archaeological Museums of Lazio
  • Paesaggi di suoni Festival, Tuscania
  • Rapa Nui National Park, Easter Island
  • Soprintendenza ai Beni Architettonici del Lazio
  • Teatro Comunale “Il Rivellino Veriano Lucchetti”, Tuscania
  • Universidade Pauilista (Unip), Brazil
  • Universidad Mayor, Chile
  • University of Florence

RESTORATION DEPARTMENT COLLABORATIONS

Restoration work by the LdM Restoration Department, whether for public or private institutions, is undertaken with the supervision of the relevant agency for the protection of the cultural and artistic heritage. The department works in collaboration with: the Pitti Palace (Superintendency for Environmental and Architectural Heritage of Florence, Pistoia, Prato, and Siena); the Uffizi Gallery (Superintendency for the Artistic and Historical Heritage of Florence, Pistoia, and Prato); the Superintendency for Artistic and Historical Heritage of Cosenza (Calabria); the towns of Rocca Imperiale e Laino Borgo (Cosenza Province, Calabria); the Curia of Cassano Ionio (Cosenza Province, Calabria), the Superintendency for the Artistic and Historical Heritage of Trapani (Sicily), the Curia and the Diocesan Museum of Mazara del Vallo (Trapani Province, Sicily).

The department collaborates with various institutions specialized in restoration and conservation, both in Italy and around the world: the historical Opificio delle Pietre Dure, a public institute specialized in conservation and based in Florence; the Committee for the Decoration and Restoration of Tabernacle (Comitato Tabernacoli) in Florence; Escuela de Artes Aplicadas of Providencia Santiago (Chile), the Roman Catholic Archdioceses of Delhi, Calcutta, and Meerut/Dehradun (India).