Conference: New Dialogues in Art History (Warburg Institute, 26 September 2018)

This one day conference brings together the next generation of art history scholars to present and discuss their ongoing research. Papers will predominately focus on Italian and Northern Renaissance Art (c.1400–1600) and will encompass diverse media including tapestry, painting, engraving and stained glass.

Exhibition: A Feast for the Senses: Art and Experience in Medieval Europe

October 16, 2016 through January 8, 2017 Walters Presents A Feast for the Senses: Art and Experience in Medieval Europe Features more than 100 objects from world-renowned collections Baltimore, MD – The Walters Art Museum presents A Feast for the Senses: Art and Experience in Medieval Europe, a major international loan exhibition that brings together more than 100Continue reading “Exhibition: A Feast for the Senses: Art and Experience in Medieval Europe”

CFP: The Genesis of a Window: Methods, Preparations and Problems of Stained Glass Manufacture

CFP: The Genesis of a Window: Methods, Preparations and Problems of Stained Glass Manufacture, Stained Glass Research School – PhD Summer Symposium, University of York, King’s Manor, May 26 – 27, 2016 Deadline: May 8, 2016 The University of York’s Stained Glass Research School will be hosting its annual PhD conference on 26th and 27th May 2016.Continue reading “CFP: The Genesis of a Window: Methods, Preparations and Problems of Stained Glass Manufacture”

Heraldry Study Day at Ely Cathedral Education and Conference Centre (10 September 2016)

Heraldry Study Day ‘Mitres, Martlets and Mantling’: a heraldry study day organized by the Stained Glass Museum with Chloë Cockerill will take place on Saturday 10 September, 10.30am 4pm, at the Ely Cathedral Education and Conference Centre. Heraldry is all around us – in both ecclesiastical and secular buildings – and can often provide vitalContinue reading “Heraldry Study Day at Ely Cathedral Education and Conference Centre (10 September 2016)”

Window on a Parish: The Stained Glass of St Laurence, Ludlow (25 June 2016)

A One-Day Conference Saturday, 25 June 2016 In St Laurence’s Church, Ludlow Speakers: Dr Jasmine Allen, The Stained Glass Museum, Ely Professor Tim Ayers, University of York Sarah Brown, The York Glaziers Trust Bridget Cherry, Independent Scholar Dr Christian Liddy, University of Durham Emma Woolfrey, University of York Tickets including refreshments and lunch: standard £50Continue reading “Window on a Parish: The Stained Glass of St Laurence, Ludlow (25 June 2016)”

PhD Scholarships: University of York MA in Stained Glass Conservation and Heritage Management

The University of York’s MA in Stained Glass Conservation and Heritage Management is pleased to announce the numerous scholarship and funding opportunities available for students starting in September 2016. This MA is the only course in Britain for the study of stained glass conservation and remains the only programme in the English-speaking world.  York has unmatchedContinue reading “PhD Scholarships: University of York MA in Stained Glass Conservation and Heritage Management”

Exhibition: Canterbury and St. Albans: Treasures from Church and Cloister, Getty Museum of Art, (September 20, 2013–February 2, 2014)

Current Exhibition: Canterbury and St. Albans: Treasures from Church and Cloister Getty Museum of Art, (September 20, 2013–February 2, 2014) This exhibition brings together two masterpieces of medieval English art: stained glass from Canterbury Cathedral and the St. Albans Psalter, a splendidly illuminated Book of Psalms. Uniting the intimate art of book illumination with monumental glassContinue reading “Exhibition: Canterbury and St. Albans: Treasures from Church and Cloister, Getty Museum of Art, (September 20, 2013–February 2, 2014)”

Stained glass museum annual lecture

The director of the York Glaziers’ Trust, Sarah Brown will be giving this year’s annual lecture for the Ely Stained Glass Museum in London. The topic of the paper will be “‘The conservation of a medieval master-piece: John Thorntonʼs stained glass Apocalypse in York Minster“. The lecture will begin at 6pm at Art Worker’s Guild,Continue reading “Stained glass museum annual lecture”