CFP: ‘The Italian South: Transcultural Perspectives 400-1500,’ CONVIVIUM journal

Call for Contributions: ‘The Italian South: Transcultural Perspectives 400-1500,’ CONVIVIUM. Exchanges and Interactions in the Arts of Medieval Europe, Byzantium, and the Mediterranean, special issue edited by Elisabetta Scirocco (Bibliotheca Hertziana – MPI) and Gerhard Wolf (Kunsthistorisches Institut in Florenz – MPI), published March 2018 Deadline for proposals: 20 September 2017 Deadline for article submission: 30 November 2017 This thematic issue ofContinue reading “CFP: ‘The Italian South: Transcultural Perspectives 400-1500,’ CONVIVIUM journal”

Summer School: University and Diversity (Bologna, 6-14 Oct 17)

Summer School: University and Diversity, Bologna, October 6 – 14, 2017 Deadline: May 1, 2017 University and Diversity: The Bolognese Experience (1088-2017) Studienkurs of the Kunsthistorisches Institut in Florenz –Max-Planck-Institut In 2013, the Municipality of Bologna set up a competition to find a logo that represents ‘at a local, national and international level’ all the ‘features andContinue reading “Summer School: University and Diversity (Bologna, 6-14 Oct 17)”

Announcement: Society for the Study of the Church Interior

What is the study of the church interior? The church was a highly meaningful site for pre-Modern European society. As architectural sites accessible to all strata of society, church buildings provided contexts for interaction between social classes and genders, and settings for a wide variety of religious and non-religious activities. From an art-historical perspective, theContinue reading “Announcement: Society for the Study of the Church Interior”

CFP: Various Sessions @Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA, May 11 – 14, 2017

Call for Papers: Various Sessions @Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA, May 11 – 14, 2017 Deadline: Sep 15, 2016 Reminder: – The Stones Cry Out: Modes of Citation in Medieval Architecture – Light and Darkness in Medieval Art, 1200-1450. ICMA sponsored session Other Sessions: Obscured by the Alps: Medieval Italian Architecture and the European Canon Organizer: ErikContinue reading “CFP: Various Sessions @Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA, May 11 – 14, 2017”

CFP: The Network of Cassinese Arts, Kunsthistorisches Institut in Florenz, Florence, 16-18 Mar 2017

CFP: The Network of Cassinese Arts, Kunsthistorisches Institut in Florenz, Florence, 16-18 Mar 2017 Deadline: Oct 30, 2016 Organized by Alessandro Nova and Giancarla Periti From the late fifteenth to the mid sixteenth century, an impressive corpus of architecture, sculpture, and painting was created to embellish monastic sites affiliated with the Benedictine Cassinese Congregation ofContinue reading “CFP: The Network of Cassinese Arts, Kunsthistorisches Institut in Florenz, Florence, 16-18 Mar 2017”

CFP: New Tendences in research on the Italian Middle Ages and Renaissance

CFP: Neue Tendenzen der Italienforschung Workshop, Kunsthistorisches Institut in Florenz – Max-Planck-Institut, Florence, November 7-9 2016 Deadline: May 31, 2016 Vom 7. bis 9. November 2016 findet am Kunsthistorischen Institut in Florenz – Max-Planck-Institut der interdisziplinäre Workshop “Neue Tendenzen der Italienforschung zu Mittelalter und Renaissance” für Nachwuchswissenschaftlerinnen und Nachwuchswissenschaftler statt. Ziel des Workshops ist es, dieContinue reading “CFP: New Tendences in research on the Italian Middle Ages and Renaissance”

CFP: From Prints to Paintings in Fifteenth-Century Northern Italy, Renaissance Society of America Conference

Call for Papers: Renaissance Society of America Conference, Chicago, March 30 – April 1, 2017 Deadline: May 20, 2016 This session considers the impact of prints on fifteenth-century Northern Italian painting. Topics may include, but are not limited to: ·      The use of prints as substitutes for workshop drawings ·      The transmission ofContinue reading “CFP: From Prints to Paintings in Fifteenth-Century Northern Italy, Renaissance Society of America Conference”

Medieval Charm: Illuminated Manuscripts for Royal, Aristocratic, and Ecclesiastical Patronage (Florence,

ISI Florence, International Studies Institute, Via della Vigna Nuova 18, 50123 Firenze, October 20, 2015 Medieval Charm: Illuminated Manuscripts for Royal, Aristocratic, and Ecclesiastical Patronage // Fascino medievale: manoscritti miniati per i sovrani, l’aristocrazia e il clero International Conference // Convegno Internazionale Organized by Stefano U.Baldassarri, Francesca Marini, Florence Moly Among the main goals ofContinue reading “Medieval Charm: Illuminated Manuscripts for Royal, Aristocratic, and Ecclesiastical Patronage (Florence,”

Conference: Simone Martini e il suo polittico per i domenicani di Pisa (Pisa and Florence, 27-28 April 2015)

Convegno internazionale ideato da Maria Monica Donato in collaborazione tra il Museo Nazionale di San Matteo (Pisa), la Scuola Normale Superiore di Pisa, l’Università degli Studi di Firenze – Dipartimento SAGAS e il Kunsthistorisches Instituts in Florenz – Max-Planck-Institut Il recente restauro del polittico di Simone Martini per l’altare maggiore di Santa Caterina a PisaContinue reading “Conference: Simone Martini e il suo polittico per i domenicani di Pisa (Pisa and Florence, 27-28 April 2015)”

Call for Papers: Religious identities in conflict? Coexistence, Exchanges and Confrontations in the Mediterranean in the 12th-18th centuries (University of Valencia, 7-8 May 2015)

The question of “identity”, as well as the integration of minorities under a specific legal, political and religious framework is one of the most relevant topics in international research. This conference will focus on the multidisciplinary analysis of the evolution of this trans-cultural reality, specifically on the mechanisms for integration and exclusion existing during theContinue reading “Call for Papers: Religious identities in conflict? Coexistence, Exchanges and Confrontations in the Mediterranean in the 12th-18th centuries (University of Valencia, 7-8 May 2015)”