Conference: Encounters East/West: Byzantium – Ottoman Empire (Munich, 29 Jun 18)

Zentralinstitut für Kunstgeschichte, München, June 29, 2018 Workshop Encounters East/West: Byzantium – Ottoman Empire Program: 13.00 Chair: Franz A. Bauer, Ludwig-Maximilians Universität München Ivan Valchev, Universität Sofia: Roman Religious Artifacts After Antiquity (Examples from modern Bulgaria) Georgi Sengalevich, Universität Sofia: Signs and Symbols of the Elite on Luxury Objects of the Late Byzantine World Ella Beaucamp,Continue reading “Conference: Encounters East/West: Byzantium – Ottoman Empire (Munich, 29 Jun 18)”

Conference: Pillaging Sacred Spaces (Cologne, 3-4 May 18)

  Internationales Kolleg Morphomata, Universität zu Köln, Weyertal 59 (Rückgebäude), 3. Stockwerk, Bibliothek, 50937 Köln, Germany, May 3 – 04, 2018 Pillaging Sacred Spaces. Diachronic and Cross-Cultural Perspectives While plundering has been an intrinsic part of warfare throughout human history,  his workshop will explore the specifi c notion of pillaging sacred space from  iachronic and cross-cultural perspectives. HowContinue reading “Conference: Pillaging Sacred Spaces (Cologne, 3-4 May 18)”

Conference: St-Martial a Limoges 1018-2018 (Limoges 29-30 November, 2018)

The 2014 reappraisal of the documentary evidence for the construction of the 11th-century chevet of the church of Saint-Martial at Limoges established a primary construction date of between 1017×18 and 1028, drawing attention to the exceptional importance of this building campaign. The various foundations and substructures which supported this new eastern arm were also then brought to light duringContinue reading “Conference: St-Martial a Limoges 1018-2018 (Limoges 29-30 November, 2018)”

CfP: (Im)mobility: Dialectics of Movement, Power & Resistance, LSE (28/11/2017)

The London Arts and Humanities Partnership (LAHP) is pleased to announce the cross-disciplinary student-led conference (Im)mobility: Dialectics of Movement, Power and Resistance, which will be hosted by the PhD Academy of the London School of Economics on 28 November 2017 (10am – 5pm). The keynote speaker will be Dr Alexander Samson, Reader in Early Modern Studies at University CollegeContinue reading “CfP: (Im)mobility: Dialectics of Movement, Power & Resistance, LSE (28/11/2017)”

CFP: Monastic Europe, Landscape and Settlement (Ennis, 22-25 August 2015)

Call for Papers: Monastic Europe: Landscape and Settlement. International Conference Ennis, Co. Clare, Ireland, 22-25 August 2015  Deadline: 28 November 2014 The Irish Research Council-funded Monastic Ireland: Landscape and Settlement project is a research partnership between the Department of the History of Art and Architecture, Trinity College Dublin, the Discovery Programme and the Department ofContinue reading “CFP: Monastic Europe, Landscape and Settlement (Ennis, 22-25 August 2015)”


3nd INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE TAO-KLARJETI 17-21 October, 2014 The National Center of Manuscripts warmly invites scholars from different fields of research to submit proposals for the International Conference “Tao-Klarjeti”. This is the third conference on the issue. Rich history and cultural significance of Tao-Klarjeti, which had established herself among the most prominent monastic centers of EasternContinue reading “Call for Papers: 3nd INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE TAO-KLARJETI”