New Journal: Journal of Historians of Netherlandish Art, Winter 18 issue

Historians of Netherlandish Art announces the publication of the Winter 2018 issue (vol. 10:1) of the refereed, open-access Journal of Historians of Netherlandish Art (jhna.org).

New Publications: New titles in English

LYNN F. JACOBS. Thresholds and Boundaries: Liminality in Netherlandish Art (1385-1530), Routledge, 2017, 256 p. ISBN: 978-1472457813 lthough liminality has been studied by scholars of medieval and seventeenth-century art, the role of the threshold motif in Netherlandish art of the late fourteenth, fifteenth and early sixteenth centuries — this late medieval/early ‘early modern’ period — has beenContinue reading “New Publications: New titles in English”

CFP: Collaborations in Netherlandish Art, 1400-1750 (Antwerp, 5-6 Nov 18)

Rubenianum, Antwerp, Belgium, 05. – 06.11.2018 Deadline: Mar 1, 2018 Many Antwerp Hands: Collaborations in Netherlandish Art, 1400-1750 In the early modern Low Countries, distinctive patterns of collaboration developed. Not only legal agreements but also relationships of trust fostered an artistic culture in which collaboration was a central practice – seemingly as important to the participating artists asContinue reading “CFP: Collaborations in Netherlandish Art, 1400-1750 (Antwerp, 5-6 Nov 18)”

Grant: Digital Art History Project Proposals : Journal of Historians of the Netherlandish Art

JHNA is applying for a Digital Humanities Advancement Grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities. If successful, we will receive three bursaries of $10,000 each to develop and publish three digital art history projects. One project from each of the following areas of investigation will be selected: 1) Network Analysis: Use of data analytics programsContinue reading “Grant: Digital Art History Project Proposals : Journal of Historians of the Netherlandish Art”

CFP: St Luke Drawing the Virgin and Child (County Durham, 19 Jun 2017)

County Durham, The Bowes Museum, Barnard Castle, June 19, 2017 Deadline: May 8, 2017 CVAC Study Day ‘St Luke Drawing the Virgin and Child: Constructing Narratives’ Following an export bar in July 2016, The Bowes Museum acquired the outstanding painting, ‘St Luke Drawing the Virgin and Child’ by Dieric Bout the Elder with support from the the ArtContinue reading “CFP: St Luke Drawing the Virgin and Child (County Durham, 19 Jun 2017)”

CFP: Early Netherlandish Art in the Long 19th Century (Ghent, 24 – 26 May 18)

CFP: Early Netherlandish Art in the Long 19th Century (Ghent, 24 – 26 May 18), Ghent, May 24 – 26, 2018 Deadline: Jun 1, 2017 To submit a proposal for consideration, please send a 250 word abstract, a 100 word bio, and a 1-2 page CV to rediscoveryhna@gmail.com by June 1, 2017. Francis Haskell famously argued thatContinue reading “CFP: Early Netherlandish Art in the Long 19th Century (Ghent, 24 – 26 May 18)”

Fellowship: The Rijksmuseum Fellowship Programme

http://www.rijksmuseum.nl/fellowships The Rijksmuseum operates a Fellowship Programme for outstanding candidates working on the art and history of the Low Countries whose principal concern is object-based research. The aim of the programme is to train a new generation of museum professionals: inquisitive object-based specialists who will further develop understanding of art and history for the future.Continue reading “Fellowship: The Rijksmuseum Fellowship Programme”

CfP: Netherlandish Art and Luxury Goods in Renaissance Spain (Leuven, 4-6 Feb 2016)

Call for Papers deadline 1 Oct 2015 University of Leuven, Belgium, 4-6 February 2016 International conference Initiated and organized by Illuminare – Centre for the Study of Medieval Art | KU Leuven In 2010, Illuminare – Centre for the Study of Medieval Art (KU Leuven) acquired the archive of the eminent Belgian art historian professorContinue reading “CfP: Netherlandish Art and Luxury Goods in Renaissance Spain (Leuven, 4-6 Feb 2016)”