DIVA | Digital Imaging and Visual Arts

Digital media, photography, visual communication, and IT studies.

DIVA offers studies in digital photography, rich multimedia, video-making, graphic design, and interior design. Its vision seeks to train students to forge a new light and perspective on how digital and visual arts reveal our surroundings. DIVA is a lens to the city and local territory through which students combine personal learning with the latest technologies.

Faculty Highlights

DIVA's international faculty includes a dynamic group of photographers, photojournalists, artists, filmmakers, video-makers, curators, art directors, and IT experts with an exceptional diversity of digital approaches.  Faculty members share their perspectives and experiences with their students and involve them in challenging projects. Through faculty guidance, students gain academic and personal enrichment and exposure to the local community through exhibitions, shows, and cultural integration projects.

Facilities and Technology

DIVA facilities include Florence’s largest darkroom, a professional photography studio, and media labs equipped with the latest iterations of hardware and software that support academic coursework.

Academic Programs
DIVA programs of study and curricula may be viewed in the Academic Catalog

Academic Catalog

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DIVA in the Community - CEMI

Community Engagement Member Institutions

The school features a community project which opens its doors to the city: CORRIDOIO FIORENTINO is the photography and design gallery operated in collaboration with the IDEAS division. The Corridoio features the works of external artists, students, and faculty. DIVA students are also involved in the curation of exhibitions featuring external professionals


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