Conference: Sacred Art in Sacred Collections (Florence, 3 October 14)

Conference: Sacred Art in Sacred Collections  Istituto Lorenzo de’ Medici – San Jacopo in Campo Corbolini Via Faenza 43, Florence 3 October 2014 For the second event of our Forum on Museums and Religion, we propose a study day that addresses the particular issues associated with the conservation and display of collections of objects historically belonging to religious institutions—aContinue reading “Conference: Sacred Art in Sacred Collections (Florence, 3 October 14)”

Conference: Out of the Margins: New Ideas on the Boundaries of Medieval Studies, University of Cambridge, 19-20 September 2014

DAY 1:  Friday, 19th September 2014 Room GR 06/07, Ground Floor, English Faculty, 9 West Road, Cambridge 8.30 – 9.00 Registration 9.00 – 10.00 Plenary Session The Peripheral Centre: Writing Literary History on the ‘Celtic Fringe’ Dr Máire Ní Mhaonaigh (Department of Anglo-Saxon, Norse and Celtic, University of Cambridge) 10.00 – 11.00 Authoritative Margins: The BattleContinue reading “Conference: Out of the Margins: New Ideas on the Boundaries of Medieval Studies, University of Cambridge, 19-20 September 2014”

Conference: Le XIe centenaire d’Aght‘amar. Politique, art et spiritualité au royaume du Vaspurakan (Paris, 22-23 September 2014)

Conference: Le XIe centenaire d’Aght‘amar. Politique, art et spiritualité au royaume du Vaspurakan Paris, Institut des Études Avancées and Fondation Simone et Cino del Duca (Institut de France), 22-23 September 2014 Programme Colloque international organisé par l’Académie des Inscriptions et Belles-Lettres, l’Institut d’Etudes Avancées de Paris et l’Université John Cabot de Rome.  En 915, le roi Gagik ArtsruniContinue reading “Conference: Le XIe centenaire d’Aght‘amar. Politique, art et spiritualité au royaume du Vaspurakan (Paris, 22-23 September 2014)”

International Symposium: Artista anònim, artista amb signatura. Identitat, estatus i rol de l’artista en l’art medieval (Barcelona, 7-8 November 2014)

International Symposium Artista anònim, artista amb signatura. Identitat, estatus i rol de l’artista en l’art medieval Facultat de Filosofia i Lletres de la Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona and the Museu Episcopal de Vic, 7-8 November 2014  The team of the Research Project Magistri Cataloniae is delighted to invite you to attend the International Symposium “Artista anònim, artista ambContinue reading “International Symposium: Artista anònim, artista amb signatura. Identitat, estatus i rol de l’artista en l’art medieval (Barcelona, 7-8 November 2014)”

Conference: Monuments of Power, Canterbury, 5-7 September 2014

This Symposium is to be held jointly by the Church Monuments Society and the Centre for Medieval and Modern Studies, University of Kent.  The Symposium will focus on the monuments in the cathedral together with related high status tombs.  We will begin on Friday afternoon with an optional visit to the cathedral’s mason’s yard and with anContinue reading “Conference: Monuments of Power, Canterbury, 5-7 September 2014”

Conference: Invention and Imagination in British Art and Architecture, 600-1500

Conference: Invention and Imagination in British Art and Architecture, 600-1500 London, The British Museum, 30 October – 1 November 2014  A collaborative event organised by the Paul Mellon Centre and The British Museum This conference will explore the ways in which artists and patrons in Britain devised and introduced new or distinctive imagery, styles and techniques,Continue reading “Conference: Invention and Imagination in British Art and Architecture, 600-1500”

Gothic Ivories News: Conference and Publication

I. Conference Reminder Gothic Ivories: Content and Context Saturday 5 July 2014, The Courtauld Institute of Art, London Sunday 6 July 2014, The British Museum, London Jointly organised by The British Museum and The Courtauld Gothic Ivories Project, this event follows on from the successful 2012 conference Gothic Ivories: Old Questions New Directions (V&A –Continue reading “Gothic Ivories News: Conference and Publication”

Conference: Colour (London, 26 June 2014)

Conference: Colour Warburg Institute, London, 26  June 2014 Registration deadline: 22 June 2014 This colloquium is being organised by the Warburg Institute and the National Gallery in conjunction with the exhibition on “Making Colour” at the National Gallery and will include an early morning viewing of the exhibition from 9.00 to 10.00 a.m. The conference is organised byContinue reading “Conference: Colour (London, 26 June 2014)”

Conference: Boundaries in Art & Architecture, 19th Annual Medieval Postgraduate Student Colloquium, Courtauld Institute of Art, 1 February 2014

10.00-17:30, Saturday 1 February 2014 (with registration from 09.30) Kenneth Clark Lecture Theatre, The Courtauld Institute of Art, Somerset House, Strand, London WC2R 0RN   Ticket/Entry details: Admission free, all welcome. No booking is necessary.   Medieval art and architecture are often misconceived as being governed by categories and boundaries, be it geographical, social, or artistic. ThisContinue reading “Conference: Boundaries in Art & Architecture, 19th Annual Medieval Postgraduate Student Colloquium, Courtauld Institute of Art, 1 February 2014”

Conference: People, Texts and Artefacts: Cultural Transmission in the Norman Worlds of the Eleventh and Twelfth Centuries, Emmanuel College Cambridge, 23-25 March 2014

Programme Sunday 23 March 2014 12.00-2.00pm  – Registration and informal lunch Queens’ building, Harrods Room 2.00pm  – Welcome by Professor Elisabeth van Houts (Cambridge) Queens’ Building, Lecture Theatre      2.15-3.45pm – Session 1 David Abulafia (Cambridge), ‘The transformation of the Norman kingdom of Sicily’ Edoardo d’Angelo (Naples) ‘A Norman school in the Holy Land?’ 3.45-4.15pm –Continue reading “Conference: People, Texts and Artefacts: Cultural Transmission in the Norman Worlds of the Eleventh and Twelfth Centuries, Emmanuel College Cambridge, 23-25 March 2014”