Conference: “Astronomy Across the Medieval World,” St Cross College, University of Oxford, Saturday 18th November 2017

Conference: “Astronomy Across the Medieval World,” St Cross College, University of Oxford – Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Department of Physics, Saturday 18th November 2017 10.30 am – 5.00 pm The celestial sky has been a source of fascination since ancient times with astronomy being the oldest of the natural sciences. During the medieval period, astronomy flourishedContinue reading “Conference: “Astronomy Across the Medieval World,” St Cross College, University of Oxford, Saturday 18th November 2017″

Revisiting the Transcultural Paradigm in Art History (Berlin, 19-20 May 17)

Berlin, Freie Universität, May 19 – 20, 2017 Revisiting the Transcultural Paradigm in Art and Art History Over the last six years, the Research Unit “Transcultural Negotiations in the Ambits of Art“ has analysed the production of art and its discourses in transcultural contexts brought about by trade, travel, migration, or globalization. The research group served as a framework for projectsContinue reading “Revisiting the Transcultural Paradigm in Art History (Berlin, 19-20 May 17)”

Conference: Le don mis en scene (Louvain, 20-21 Apr 17)

Université catholique de Louvain April 20 – 21, 2017 Le don mis en scène. Représentations visuelles et textuelles de l’acte de donation dans les arts de la première modernité Colloque organisée par le GEMCA (Université catholique de Louvain) Cette rencontre ambitionne d’étudier l’acte de donation au cours de la première modernité, un acte que l’on envisagera commeContinue reading “Conference: Le don mis en scene (Louvain, 20-21 Apr 17)”

Conference: Obra congrua: Girona Cathedral, 1416-2016, University of Girona, October 19-21, 2016

Conference: Obra congrua: Girona Cathedral, 1416-2016, University of Girona, October 19-21, 2016 Programme: Wednesday 19 October 2016 09:00h  Opening of the symposium. Institutional introductions. 09:30h  Opening lecture: La nave de la Catedral de Girona y la cultura del gótico meridional. Pere Freixas. 10:30h  Presentation of the Thematic Network: DOCOGOTHIC Network for documentation of late Gothic architectureContinue reading “Conference: Obra congrua: Girona Cathedral, 1416-2016, University of Girona, October 19-21, 2016”

Late Romanesque Sculpture in European Cathedrals: Stages, Narratives and Materiality (18-20 Nov 2015, Tarragona)

The TEMPLA research group has convened a conference to discuss the usefulness of traditional stylistic terminology, and consider the questions posed by the categorisation of medieval European artistic production, specifically as this affects our understanding of work from the second half of the 12th century. Nowadays it is still difficult to grasp with any subtletyContinue reading “Late Romanesque Sculpture in European Cathedrals: Stages, Narratives and Materiality (18-20 Nov 2015, Tarragona)”

Conference: Faltbilder/Foldable Pictures (Zürich, 21-22 November 2014)

Conference: Faltbilder. Medienspezifika klappbarer Bildträger. Foldable Pictures. Implications of Mediality. University of Zürich, 21-22 November 2014 Organisation David Ganz (Universität Zürich) Marius Rimmele (NCCR Mediality, Universität Zürich) Book pages, diptychs, and triptychs were popular formats for the presentation of images in the medieval and early modern periods. In addition to their ubiquity, these objects also share oneContinue reading “Conference: Faltbilder/Foldable Pictures (Zürich, 21-22 November 2014)”

Conference: In centro et oculis urbis nostrae. La chiesa e il monastero di San Zaccaria (Venice, 27-29 November 2014)

Conference: In centro et oculis urbis nostrae. La chiesa e il monastero di San  Zaccaria Venice, 27 – 29 November 2014 Curated by  Bernard Aikema, Massimo Mancini, Paola Modesti The Studium Generale Marcianum is proud to present the symposium dedicated to the Church and Monastery of San Zaccaria in Venice. This is the fourth of a series of conferencesContinue reading “Conference: In centro et oculis urbis nostrae. La chiesa e il monastero di San Zaccaria (Venice, 27-29 November 2014)”

Conference: VIII Jornadas Complutenses de Arte Medieval. Alfonso VIII and Eleanor of England, Artistic Confluences Around 1200 (Madrid, November 2014)

VIII Jornadas Complutenses de Arte Medieval. Alfonso VIII and Eleanor of England, Artistic Confluences Around 1200. Department of History of Art I (Medieval) – Universidad Complutense de Madrid 12-14 November 2014 Salón de Actos. Facultad de Geografía e Historia The Department of History of Art I (Medieval) of the Universidad Complutense de Madrid organises theContinue reading “Conference: VIII Jornadas Complutenses de Arte Medieval. Alfonso VIII and Eleanor of England, Artistic Confluences Around 1200 (Madrid, November 2014)”

Conference: Sevilla, 1514. Arquitectos Tardogóticos en la encrucijada (Seville, November 2014)

International Conference. Sevilla 1514: Arquitectos Tardogóticos en la en la encrucijada Seville, Salón de Actos de la Casa de la Provincia 12-15 November 2014 After the I International Conference Arquitectura tardogótica en la Corona de Castilla held in Santander in 2010, the II International Conference Sevilla, 1514: Arquitectos Tardogóticos en la encrucijada, aims to serveContinue reading “Conference: Sevilla, 1514. Arquitectos Tardogóticos en la encrucijada (Seville, November 2014)”

Conference Programme: The Art and Archaeology of Lusignan and Venetian Cyprus (Nicosia, 12-15 December 2014)

Conference Programme: The Art and Archaeology of Lusignan and Venetian Cyprus (1192-1571): Recent Research and New Discoveries Archaeological Research Unit, University of Cyprus, 12 Gladstonos Str Nicosia, 12-14 December 2014 Friday, 12 December 9:00 – 9:30 Registration 9:30 – 9:50 Welcome Addresses SESSION I: VISUAL CULTURE IN THE LUSIGNAN PERIOD Chair: Michalis Olympios 10:00 – 10:20 Justine AndrewsContinue reading “Conference Programme: The Art and Archaeology of Lusignan and Venetian Cyprus (Nicosia, 12-15 December 2014)”