Online Lecture: ‘Seeing in the Dark’, Dr Tom Nickson, UCL Research Seminar Series, 2nd December 2021, 17:30-19:00 BST

‘How have new technologies helped to efface histories of darkness? How, despite this, does darkness still create powerful ‘occasions’ for viewing? And to what extent does artificial light diminish modern encounters and interpretations of artworks and spaces?’

Online Lecture: ‘Promoting Conformity, Justifying Persecution: The Revival of Figurative Sculpture at the First Millennium’, by Deborah Kahn, Birkbeck Murray Seminar, 20th October 2021, 16:45 BST

Deborah Kahn wrote her thesis at the Courtauld Institute.  She subsequently returned to America where she has taught at Boston University as an Associate Professor for twenty-five years.

Online Lecture: Face to Face with the Sacred: Icons on the Byzantine Home, Yale Lectures in Late Antique and Byzantine Art and Architecture, 8th October 2021, 12:00 PM EST

This is the first lecture in the 2021–2022 series of Yale Lectures in Late Antique and Byzantine Art and Architecture.

Online Lecture: ‘East of Byzantium Lecture: Cosmopolitanism as Hospitality’ with Dr Kate Franklin, East of Byzantium lecture of 2021–2022, 5 October 2021, 12:00 pm (ET)

Join Dr Kate Franklin for the East of Byzantium lecture of 2021–2022.

Online Lecture: ‘Byland Abbey: using the dead to bring a medieval monastery to life’, with Dr Michael Carter, Society for Church Archaeology, 1 October 2021, 19–20:00 (BST)

The Society for Church Archaeology is delighted to welcome Dr Michael Carter who will deliver an online lecture on the topic of ‘Byland Abbey: using the dead to bring a medieval monastery to life’.

Lecture: ‘The City as Signifier: Nuremberg in the Nuremberg Chronicle’ with Professor Jeffrey F. Hamburger, The Morgan Library & Museum, New York, 6:30pm (EDT), 15 October 2021

Join Jeffrey F. Hamburger for a lecture to celebrate the opening of ‘Imperial Splendor: The Art of the Book in the Holy Roman Empire, ca. 800–1500.’

Online Lecture: ‘Representing Architecture in early Islam: The San’a’ Qur’an Frontispieces’ with Professor Marcus Milwright, University of York History of Art department, 17 November 2021, 4.00pm (GMT)

Join Professor Marcus Milwright from the University of Victoria for his paper on ‘Representing Architecture in early Islam: The San’a’ Qur’an Frontispieces’

Online Lecture: ‘Globalising Anglo-Saxon Art’ with Professor Jane Hawkes, University of York History of Art department, 3 November 2021, 4.00pm (GMT)

Join Professor Jane Hawkes for the online lecture ‘Globalising Anglo-Saxon Art’.

Online Lecture: ‘The Medieval World with the Women Written Back In’ with Dr Janina Ramirez, Art History Festival, 20 September 2021, 8-9pm (BST)

As part of the Art History Festival, Janina Ramirez will discuss her forthcoming book, Femina, and introduce the audience to the important women that have been written out of history.

Online Lecture: ‘Romanesque Sculpture in Devon and Cornwall’, with Dr Alex Woodcock, The Society for Church Archaeology, 7 September 2021, 19–20pm (BST)

The Society for Church Archaeology welcomes Dr Alex Woodcock for ‘Romanesque Sculpture in Devon and Cornwall’