Summer Seminars in Paleography and Archival Studies

June 4 – July 7, 2018 Deadline: May 27, 2018 Summer Seminars in Paleography and Archival Studies Session I: 4 – 9 June 2018 / Deadline: 27 May 2018 Session II: 25 – 30 June 2018 / Deadline: 18 June 2018 Session III: 2 – 7 July 2018 / Deadline:  25 June 2018 The Medici Archive Project is pleased to announce the dates for the upcoming 2018Continue reading “Summer Seminars in Paleography and Archival Studies”

Seminar: Light made and light received: Architectural polychromy in northern France in the twelfth and thirteenth centuries

Wednesday 14 February 2018 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm Research Forum Seminar Room, The Courtauld Institute of Art, Somerset House, Strand, London, WC2R 0RN Light in the Gothic period (twelfth and thirteenth centuries) has been the subject of numerous studies. These have drawn heavily on the writings of abbot Suger and focus particularly on stainedContinue reading “Seminar: Light made and light received: Architectural polychromy in northern France in the twelfth and thirteenth centuries”

Resources: British Library Digitised Manuscripts hyperlinks

We have been hard at work here at the British Library and we are excited to share with you a brand new list of Digitised Manuscripts hyperlinks. You can currently view on Digitised Manuscripts no less than 1,943 manuscripts and documents made in Europe before 1600, with more being added all the time. For a full list of what is currently available, please see this PDF Download Digitised MSS January 2018.

Fellowships: 2018-2019 New York Public Library Short-Term Research Fellowships

The New York Public Library is pleased to offer short-term research fellowships to support graduate-level, post-doctoral, and independent researchers.  Individuals needing to conduct on-site research in the Library’s special collections to support projects in the humanities, business, and the fine and performing arts are encouraged to apply. Fellowship stipends are $1,000 per week for aContinue reading “Fellowships: 2018-2019 New York Public Library Short-Term Research Fellowships”

CFP: Uncovering the Animal: Skin, Fur, Feathers 1450-1700 (London, 29 Jun 18)

King’s College London, June 29, 2018 Deadline: Mar 15, 2018 Renaissance Skin Workshop – ‘Uncovering the Animal: Skin, Fur, Feathers 1450-1700 This half-day workshop will reflect on the multiple ways in which animal skin and the by-products of the evacuation of humoreal excreta (hair, fur, feathers) were conceptualised and used between 1450 and 1700. Combining different historiographicalContinue reading “CFP: Uncovering the Animal: Skin, Fur, Feathers 1450-1700 (London, 29 Jun 18)”

JOB: Teacher-Scholar Postdoc Fellow Global Approaches to Art History, Winston Salem

Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, NC, July 1, 2018 – June 30, 2019 Application deadline: Mar 12, 2018 <http://www.wfu.edu/art&gt; The Department of Art at Wake Forest University invites applications for a Teacher-Scholar Postdoctoral Fellow specializing in global approaches to art history, to begin July 1, 2018.  This position has an initial one-year appointment with a possible renewal for an additionalContinue reading “JOB: Teacher-Scholar Postdoc Fellow Global Approaches to Art History, Winston Salem”

Course: Studienkurs Venedig und der Osten (Venedig, 9-17 Sep 18)

Venedig, 09. – 17.09.2018 Deadline: Apr 4, 2018 Studienkurs Venedig 2018 Venedig und der Osten Das deutsche Studienzentrum in Venedig veranstaltet vom 9. bis 17. September 2018 (An- und Abreisetag) einen interdisziplinären Studienkurs. Die wissenschaftliche Leitung liegt bei Prof. Dr. Albrecht Berger (Byzantinistik, München) und Prof. Dr. Markus Koller (Osmanistik, Bochum).

JOB: Postdoctoral Research Associate

Postdoctoral Research Associate Division of Research, Exhibitions and Publications Yale Centre for British Art Description The Yale Center for British Art is offering a Postdoctoral Research Associateship in the Division of Research, Exhibitions, and Publications. This division supports and provides oversight to the following departments, activities, and positions: exhibitions and publications; research, education, and publicContinue reading “JOB: Postdoctoral Research Associate”

23rd Annual Medieval Postgraduate Student Colloquium: Collecting (in) the Middle Ages, The Courtauld Institute of Art, 16 February 2018

23rd Annual Medieval Postgraduate Student Colloquium: Collecting (in) the Middle Ages, The Courtauld Institute of Art, 16 February 2018 Free, booking required The Courtauld Institute of Art’s 23rd Annual Medieval Postgraduate Colloquium invites speakers to consider the nature of medieval collections, the context of their creation and fruition, and their legacy – or disappearance –Continue reading “23rd Annual Medieval Postgraduate Student Colloquium: Collecting (in) the Middle Ages, The Courtauld Institute of Art, 16 February 2018”

CONF: Il Pallio di San Lorenzo (Florence, 1-2 Feb 18)

Florence, Opificio delle Pietre Dure / Kunsthistorisches Institut in Florenz – Max-Planck-Institut, February 1 – 02, 2018 Il Pallio di San Lorenzo: Dopo il restauro e prima del suo ritorno a Genova Workshop This workshop focuses on the so-called ‘Pallio di San Lorenzo’, a thirteenth-century Byzantine textile given to the Cathedral of San Lorenzo in Genoa withinContinue reading “CONF: Il Pallio di San Lorenzo (Florence, 1-2 Feb 18)”