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”

CfP: Workshop on Medieval Germany, German Historical Institute, Friday 5 May 2017

Workshop on Medieval Germany, German Historical Institute, 17 Bloomsbury Square, London, WC1A 2NJ, Friday 5 May 2017 Organised by the German Historical Institute London in co-operation with the German Historical Institute Washington and the German History Society, to be held at the GHIL Deadline: Monday 9 January 2017   A one-day workshop on Medieval Germany willContinue reading “CfP: Workshop on Medieval Germany, German Historical Institute, Friday 5 May 2017”

Seminar: Medieval Textiles: Meaning and Materiality, 25th November 2016

Birkbeck Medieval Seminar: Medieval Textiles: Meaning and Materiality On the occasion of the V&A Museum’s unprecedented exhibition of opus anglicanum, this one-day interdisciplinary conference brings together leading and emerging scholars working on questions of meaning and materiality in medieval textiles, both real and imaginary.   The conference is organised by Birkbeck Medieval Seminar and the History of Art Department withContinue reading “Seminar: Medieval Textiles: Meaning and Materiality, 25th November 2016”

Seminar: Flemish Manuscript Illumination and Antwerp Mannerism, 12 October 2016

Joint Renaissance Medieval Work in Progress Seminar:  Flemish Manuscript Illumination and Antwerp Mannerism The Courtauld Institute of Art, Somerset House, Strand, London Wednesday 12 October 2016
  5:00 pm – 6:30 pm Research Forum seminar room, The Courtauld Institute of Art, Somerset House, Strand, London, WC2R 0RN Speaker  Dr Elizabeth Morrison: Senior Curator of Manuscripts J.Continue reading “Seminar: Flemish Manuscript Illumination and Antwerp Mannerism, 12 October 2016”

New Publications: The Epiphany of Hieronymus Bosch, by D.H. Strickland

The Epiphany of Hieronymus Bosch: Imagining Antichrist and Others from the Middle Ages to the Reformation, by D.H. Strickland This study examines medieval Christian views of non-Christians and their changing political and theological significance as revealed in late-medieval and early-modern visual culture. Taking as her point of departure Hieronymus Bosch’s famous Epiphany triptych housed inContinue reading “New Publications: The Epiphany of Hieronymus Bosch, by D.H. Strickland”

New Publications: Jan de Beer, Gothic Renewal in Renaissance Antwerp

Jan de Beer, Gothic Renewal in Renaissance Antwerp Author: D. Ewing Brepols Publishers The first published monograph on the Antwerp painter Jan de Beer (c.1475-1527 /28), with an oeuvre catalogue. The Antwerp painter Jan de Beer (c.1475-1527/28) was highly esteemed in his lifetime and still famous forty years after his death, but then fell intoContinue reading “New Publications: Jan de Beer, Gothic Renewal in Renaissance Antwerp”