Conference: “Santa Maria del Mar Revisitada” (IEC. Barcelona, 14-15 Nov. 2016)

INFORMACIÓ D’INTERÈS Totes les sessions són d’accés lliure i, per tant, són gratuïtes. Les conferències estan destinades a estudiants d’Història de l’Art, Arquitectura i, en general, a qualsevol persona interessada en patrimoni artístic i cultural de l’Edat Mitjana.   Les sessions se celebraran en l’Institut d’Estudis Catalans, sota la promoció de la filial Amics de l’Art Romànic, al Carrer del Carme, 24Continue reading “Conference: “Santa Maria del Mar Revisitada” (IEC. Barcelona, 14-15 Nov. 2016)”

Conference: Di Ludovico d’Angio a San Ludovico di Tolosa (Napoli, 3-5 Nov, 2016)

DA LUDOVICO D’ANGIÒ A SAN LUDOVICO DI TOLOSA Convegno internazionale di studi per il VII centenario della canonizzazione (1317-2017) Napoli-S. Maria Capua Vetere, 3-5 novembre 2016 Convegno organizzato dal Dipartimento di Lettere e Beni Culturali, Seconda Università di Napoli, e Scuola Superiore di Studi Medievali e Francescani, Pontificia Università Antonianum Comitato scientificoFrançois, Avril, Sofia BoeschContinue reading “Conference: Di Ludovico d’Angio a San Ludovico di Tolosa (Napoli, 3-5 Nov, 2016)”

Murray Seminars of Medieval and Renaissance Art at Birkbeck (12th December 2016)

Monday 12th December Paul Davies will speak on ‘Saving the soul of Giovanni di Bicci de’ Medici: function and design in the Old Sacristy’ Giovanni di Bicci de’ Medici (c.1360-1429), founder of the Medici bank, was buried in the sacristy of S. Lorenzo in Florence. This sacristy was certainly a lavish structure, and one designed andContinue reading “Murray Seminars of Medieval and Renaissance Art at Birkbeck (12th December 2016)”

Murray Seminars of Medieval and Renaissance Art at Birkbeck (24th November 2016)

Thursday 24th November, 5pm Pippa Salonius will speak on ‘Authority, Nature and the Image’:  Medieval culture has been described as a ‘culture of authority’. Kings, princes, and city-states all sought to establish themselves as central figures of authority. The pope, as the earthly representative of divine authority and justice, strived to remain their point ofContinue reading “Murray Seminars of Medieval and Renaissance Art at Birkbeck (24th November 2016)”

CFP: Iconoclasm and Iconophilia (Rijeka, 1-3 Jul 17)

Rijeka, Croatia, July 1 – 03, 2017 Deadline: Jan 30, 2017 Call for Papers for the Eleventh International Conference of Iconographic Studies on the topic: ICONOCLASM AND ICONOPHILIA Center for Iconographic Studies – University of Rijeka (Croatia) in collaboration with: University of Sapienza in Rome (Italy) The Hebrew University in Jerusalem (Israel) Study of Theology in Rijeka, University of ZagrebContinue reading “CFP: Iconoclasm and Iconophilia (Rijeka, 1-3 Jul 17)”

Conference: New Perspectives on Northern Renaissance Art (Mechelen & Leuven, 11-13 Jan 2017)

Imaging Utopia: New Perspectives on Northern Renaissance Art (Mechelen & Leuven, 11-13 Jan 2017) XXth Symposium for the Study of Underdrawing and Technology in Painting Organized by Illuminare – Centre for the Study of Medieval Art (KU Leuven) For a full conference programme, visit <http://arthist.net/archive/13966&gt;.

UCL History Day (15th November 2016)

UCL History Day  Tuesday 15th November at Senate House. We will have an open history fair showcasing a broad range of libraries, archives and organisations (UCL Library Services will be represented!).  Also, there will be research clinics and panels on libraries, archives, digital resources and public history. The intended audience is intended for postgraduate students and early career researchers,Continue reading “UCL History Day (15th November 2016)”

Lecture: ‘Guthlac on a Roll’: British Library, MS Harley Y.6 (20th October 2016)

You are warmly invited to attend the inaugural lecture for the Digital Editing and the Medieval Manuscript Roll workshops in collaboration between UCL and Yale. More information about the series can be found here: https://digitalrollsandfragments.com/  The lecture will be by Jane Roberts of the School of Advanced Studies and Institute of English Studies, entitled “‘Guthlac onContinue reading “Lecture: ‘Guthlac on a Roll’: British Library, MS Harley Y.6 (20th October 2016)”

Conference: Artistic Dialogue during the Middle Ages (Cordoba, 18-19 Nov 2016)

Artistic Dialogue during the Middle Ages. Islamic Art – Mudéjar Art International Conference Casa Árabe, Calle de Samuel de los Santos Gener, 9, 14003 Córdoba, November 18 – 19, 2016 Registration deadline: Nov 13, 2016 Organized by: Prof. Dr. Alberto León (Universidad de Córdoba), Prof. Dr. Francine Giese (University of Zurich), Casa Árabe de Córdoba For programmeContinue reading “Conference: Artistic Dialogue during the Middle Ages (Cordoba, 18-19 Nov 2016)”

Symposium: ‘Cultural Encounters: Tensions and Polarities of Transmission from the Late Middle Ages to the Enlightenment’, 17th November 2016

The Warburg Institute is hosting its first Postgraduate Symposium Cultural Encounters: Tensions and Polarities of Transmission from the Late Middle Ages to the Enlightenment on 17 November 2016. The Symposium explores the concept of cultural encounters, focusing particularly on their productive outcomes and on the dynamics of cultural changes across time and space. This multidisciplinary encounterContinue reading “Symposium: ‘Cultural Encounters: Tensions and Polarities of Transmission from the Late Middle Ages to the Enlightenment’, 17th November 2016”