Nuova Accademia di Belle Arti
Nuova Accademia di Belle Arti (NABA), is an internationally renowned art and design academy located in Milan and Rome, the two capitals of Italy's world famous design, art and fashion scene. Founded in 1980, NABA is the largest private art academy in Italy. NABA allows students to develop their craft while preparing for the world of work. This emphasis on hands-on practice, balanced with lectures about art and design theory, is what makes NABA’s academic methodology so successful and unique.
The teaching methodology is interdisciplinary, the result of a true vocation for research and relations with the artistic and professional context. A collaborative network of institutions and partners facilitating sharing, growth and enriching knowledge beyond the perimeters of the Academy in the fields of fashion, design, visual arts, media and new technologies, graphics and communication.
Bachelors and Masters are accredited by the Italian Ministry of Education, University and Research (MIUR). For the 2022 edition and for the second year in a row, QS World University Rankings® by Subject named NABA as the first and only Italian Academy of Fine Arts among the 100 best universities in Art & Design field.
Areas of Study
Product and Service Design
Fashion & Textile Design
Set Design (theatre and opera)
Photography and Visual Design
Painting & Visual Arts
Visual Arts and Curatorial Studies
Summer Design, Fashion & Visual Arts Courses