CFP: New Tendences in research on the Italian Middle Ages and Renaissance

CFP: Neue Tendenzen der Italienforschung Workshop, Kunsthistorisches Institut in Florenz – Max-Planck-Institut, Florence, November 7-9 2016 Deadline: May 31, 2016 Vom 7. bis 9. November 2016 findet am Kunsthistorischen Institut in Florenz – Max-Planck-Institut der interdisziplinäre Workshop “Neue Tendenzen der Italienforschung zu Mittelalter und Renaissance” für Nachwuchswissenschaftlerinnen und Nachwuchswissenschaftler statt. Ziel des Workshops ist es, dieContinue reading “CFP: New Tendences in research on the Italian Middle Ages and Renaissance”

Call for Sessions: Mary Jaharis Center Sponsored Panel, 4th Forum Medieval Art

Call for Sessions: Mary Jaharis Center Sponsored Panel at the 4th Forum Medieval Art, Berlin and Brandenburg, September 20–23, 2017. Deadline: May 9, 2016 The Mary Jaharis Center for Byzantine Art and Culture seeks proposals for a Mary Jaharis Center sponsored session at the 4th Forum Medieval Art, Berlin and Brandenburg, September 20–23, 2017. The biannualContinue reading “Call for Sessions: Mary Jaharis Center Sponsored Panel, 4th Forum Medieval Art”

CFP: The Genesis of a Window: Methods, Preparations and Problems of Stained Glass Manufacture, University of York, King’s Manor (26 – 27 May 2016), deadline 8 May 2016

The University of York’s Stained Glass Research School will be hosting its annual PhD conference on 26th and 27th May 2016. From the early medieval period stained glass design and manufacture has evolved and reacted to changing tastes, styles and technological advances.

Conference: “The most beautiful is also the holiest”: aesthetic aspects of the sacred in medieval art and Islamic calligraphy

Conference: “Das Schönste ist auch das Heiligste” – Ästhetische Aspekte des Heiligen in den mittelalterlichen Bildkünsten und der islamischen Kalligraphie, Friedrich-Alexander-Universität, Erlangen-Nürnberg, May 11-13, 2016 Programme Mittwoch, 11.5.2016, Wassersaal, Orangerie 19.00 Uhr     Begrüßung Klaus HERBERS (Erlangen) 19.15 Uhr     Jens KULENKAMPFF (Erlangen): Das Schöne und das Heilige. Ein Versuch Donnerstag, 12.5.2016, Sitzungssaal (2.012), AlteContinue reading “Conference: “The most beautiful is also the holiest”: aesthetic aspects of the sacred in medieval art and Islamic calligraphy”

Conference: II INTERNATIONAL MEETING MAGISTRI CATALONIAE: Art and Ceremony in the Latin West and the Byzantine East, Universitat Autònoma of Barcelona, 27 April 2016

Conference: II INTERNATIONAL MEETING MAGISTRI CATALONIAE: Art and Ceremony in the Latin West and the Byzantine East, Universitat Autònoma of Barcelona, 27 April 2016. The II INTERNATIONAL MEETING MAGISTRI CATALONIAE will be held next 27 April 2016 at the Facultat de Filosofia i Lletres of the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB). This meeting has been organizedContinue reading “Conference: II INTERNATIONAL MEETING MAGISTRI CATALONIAE: Art and Ceremony in the Latin West and the Byzantine East, Universitat Autònoma of Barcelona, 27 April 2016”

CFP: From Prints to Paintings in Fifteenth-Century Northern Italy, Renaissance Society of America Conference

Call for Papers: Renaissance Society of America Conference, Chicago, March 30 – April 1, 2017 Deadline: May 20, 2016 This session considers the impact of prints on fifteenth-century Northern Italian painting. Topics may include, but are not limited to: ·      The use of prints as substitutes for workshop drawings ·      The transmission ofContinue reading “CFP: From Prints to Paintings in Fifteenth-Century Northern Italy, Renaissance Society of America Conference”

Workshop: Workshop on Medieval Magic for MA and PhD students, 7 July 2016

The Warburg Institute and The European Society for the Study of Western Esotericism (ESSWE) have organised a free Workshop for MA and PhD students on Medieval Magic. The workshop will take place on July 7 at the Warburg Institute in London, and will focus on the topic of “Magical Traditions and Medieval Religions of theContinue reading “Workshop: Workshop on Medieval Magic for MA and PhD students, 7 July 2016”

Conference: International Bridges Group in Prague (8-10 July 2016)

After the success of the first meeting of the International Bridges Group in Westminster Palace [Ed. note: enthusiastically reviewed by Medieval Art Research here], the International Bridges Group will meet in Prague for our second symposium. The Charles Bridge in Prague, with its spectacular gate tower, makes the city an excellent choice, and will beContinue reading “Conference: International Bridges Group in Prague (8-10 July 2016)”

Workshop: Heraldry Study Day at Ely Cathedral Education and Conference Centre, 10 September 2016

‘Mitres, Martlets and Mantling’: a heraldry study day organized by the Stained Glass Museum with Chloë Cockerill will take place on Saturday 10 September, 10.30am 4pm, at the Ely Cathedral Education and Conference Centre. Heraldry is all around us – in both ecclesiastical and secular buildings – and can often provide vital information about theContinue reading “Workshop: Heraldry Study Day at Ely Cathedral Education and Conference Centre, 10 September 2016”

Edinburgh College of Art Trecento seminar, Artist and Authorship (6 May 2016)

6th May 2016 10:00 – 17:00 Hunter Lecture Theatre, Edinburgh College of Art, 74, Lauriston Place , Edinburgh Convened by Claudia Bolgia and Luca Palozzi from the School of History of Art This one-day international research seminar on ‘Artist and Authorship’ is designed to take stock of the field, showcase award-winning, original research and discussContinue reading “Edinburgh College of Art Trecento seminar, Artist and Authorship (6 May 2016)”