Call for Papers: Moving Body Parts: Transcendence of Time and Space

Call for Papers: Moving Body Parts: Their Transcendence of Time and Space in Pre-Modern Europe Munich, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität, April 11 – 12, 2014 Deadline: Jan 10, 2014 According to Jean-Claude Schmitt, “the dead have no existence other than that which the living imagine for them” – and sometimes, the living not only force them to exist in their memory butContinue reading “Call for Papers: Moving Body Parts: Transcendence of Time and Space”

Call for Papers: Fifty years after Panofsky’s Tomb Sculpture (London 2014)

Call for Papers: Fifty years after Panofsky’s Tomb Sculpture: New Approaches, New Perspectives, New Material London, The Courtauld Institute of Art, 21 June 2014 Deadline: 16 February 2014 ‘Tomb Sculpture will remain….among the basic works which determine turning points in the history of our discipline’. (Review in Art Bulletin, 1967) The Courtauld Institute will beContinue reading “Call for Papers: Fifty years after Panofsky’s Tomb Sculpture (London 2014)”

Call for Papers: The Fifteenth Century Conference (Aberdeen 2014)

Preliminary Announcement and Call for Papers: The Fifteenth Century Conference (Open Theme) University of Aberdeen, 4-6 September 2014 Deadline: 1 March 2014 The annual gathering known as the Fifteenth Century Conference was first held in Cardiff, 1970. In 2014 the conference will meet at the University of Aberdeen. It is expected that there will be plenary sessions,Continue reading “Call for Papers: The Fifteenth Century Conference (Aberdeen 2014)”

CFP: Microarchitecture and Miniaturized Representation of Buildings (Paris, 2014), deadline 1 May 2014

The symposium, co-organized by the Institut national d’histoire de l’art, the Université de Nantes, the Institut Universitaire de France, and the Archives nationales, aims to deal with issues related to the representation of miniaturized architecture through new approaches and perspectives.

Call for Papers: Creating Nothing New: Perspectives on the Faithful Copy 1300-1900 (Hanover 2014)

Call for Papers: Creating Nothing New: Perspectives on the Faithful Copy 1300-1900 Hanover, Schloss Herrenhausen, 26-28 June 2014 Deadline: 20 January 2014 Up until a few years ago art history showed little interest in the phenomenon of copies:  Versions” of “art works” that were closely related in terms of form and content were mostly dealt with in footnotes andContinue reading “Call for Papers: Creating Nothing New: Perspectives on the Faithful Copy 1300-1900 (Hanover 2014)”

Call for Papers: German Wood: Material and Metaphor from Forest to Fireside and beyond (Kansas City 2014)

Call for Papers: German Wood: Material and Metaphor from Forest to Fireside and Beyond German Studies Association Thirty-Eighth Annual Conference Kansas City, Missouri, 18-21 September 2014 Deadline: February 7, 2014 “The German Forest has moved into the German living room,” wrote liberal politician Friedrich Naumann in response to a 1906 exhibition of modern wooden furniture designed byContinue reading “Call for Papers: German Wood: Material and Metaphor from Forest to Fireside and beyond (Kansas City 2014)”

Call for Papers: Cartography between Europe and the Islamic World 1100 – 1600 (London 2014)

Call for Papers Cartography between Europe and the Islamic World 1100 – 1600 London, Queen Mary, University of London, September 8-9, 2014 Deadline: 21 February 2014 The Leverhulme Network ‘Cartography between Europe and the Islamic World’ aims to promote comparative, cross-disciplinary scholarship on Islamic and European cartography by bringing together experts in these two fields forContinue reading “Call for Papers: Cartography between Europe and the Islamic World 1100 – 1600 (London 2014)”

Call for Papers: Looking for Leisure. Court Residences and their Satellites, 1400-1700 (Prague 2014)

Call for Papers: Looking for Leisure Court Residences and their Satellites, 1400-1700 Prague, June 5 – 07, 2014 Deadline: Jan 31, 2014 Website: http://www.courtresidences.eu/index.php/events/workshops-and-colloquia/Prague2014/ This PALATIUM conference draws attention to small buildings in residential complexes – small in size but not in importance – which were meant only for temporary, seasonal use, unlike the permanent use of the main palace.Continue reading “Call for Papers: Looking for Leisure. Court Residences and their Satellites, 1400-1700 (Prague 2014)”

Call for Papers: Emblems and Enigma: the Heraldic Imagination (London 2014)

Call for Papers: Emblems and Enigma: the Heraldic Imagination An Interdisciplinary Symposium at the Society of Antiquaries of London London, Burlington House, April 26, 2014 Deadline: Jan 10, 2014 Conference website: http://heraldics2014.wordpress.com ‘Time has transfigured them into / Untruth’ (Philip Larkin) In his 1844 short story ‘Earth’s Holocaust’, Nathaniel Hawthorne sees heraldic signs reaching ‘like lines of light’ intoContinue reading “Call for Papers: Emblems and Enigma: the Heraldic Imagination (London 2014)”

Call for Papers: Embodied Identities: Figural and Symbolic Representation of the Self in Anatolia (Istanbul 2014)

Call for Papers: Embodied Identities: Figural and Symbolic Representation of the Self in Anatolia Istanbul, 7-8 June 2014 Deadline: Feb 10 2014 This two-day workshop will be hosted at the Research Center for Anatolian Civilizations, Koç University, in Taksim. The organizers invite the submission of abstracts presenting excavation data relating to identity, territoriality and artisticContinue reading “Call for Papers: Embodied Identities: Figural and Symbolic Representation of the Self in Anatolia (Istanbul 2014)”