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: 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: Galloping History (Ankara, 2014)

Call for Papers: Galloping History Ankara, 16-19 April 2014 Deadline: Dec 20, 2013 There would hardly be any exaggeration in assuming that horses have been one of the most important companions to humankind since the development of civilized societies. Horses and equine culture have played great many roles in almost all historical epochs. Thus, historicalContinue reading “Call for Papers: Galloping History (Ankara, 2014)”

Call For Papers: Art’s Productive Economies, Toronto

Call For Papers: Art’s Productive Economies University of Toronto, March 20, 2014 Deadline: Jan 1, 2014 2014 Wollesen Memorial Graduate Symposium, a one-day graduate symposium hosted by the Graduate Union of Students of Art, University of Toronto. Given the multivalent definitions “work” denotes (including, but not limited to: the product of labour; action involving effort directed towardContinue reading “Call For Papers: Art’s Productive Economies, Toronto”

Call For Papers: Medworlds 6 “Symbols and Models of the Mediterranean”, Cosenza

Call For Papers: Medworlds 6 “Symbols and Models of the Mediterranean” University of Calabria, Department of Humanities, September 9-11, 2014 Deadline: 1 March 2014 The Mediterranean Sea is a milieu in which it is possible to observe, through an interdisciplinary lens, the undertaking of elements defining an idea which conflicts with its immediate sensitive aspect; anContinue reading “Call For Papers: Medworlds 6 “Symbols and Models of the Mediterranean”, Cosenza”

Call For Papers: Medieval Iberia and the Mediterranean, Modena

Call For Papers: Medieval Iberia and the Mediterranean, Modena Modena, 26-29 June 2014 Deadline: 23 December The Mediterranean Seminar/UCMRP seeks proposals for papers for a panel on Medieval Iberia and the Mediterranean to be proposed for the 45th Annual Meeting of the Association for Spanish and Portuguese Historical Studies, that will take place 26-29 JuneContinue reading “Call For Papers: Medieval Iberia and the Mediterranean, Modena”