CFP: Collecting, Curating, Assembling: New Approaches to the Archive in the Middle Ages, University of Saint Andrews, 13–14 September 2019

The School of Art History, SAIMS and Special Collections Division at the University of St Andrews are pleased to announce an upcoming two-day conference on the archive in medieval art and thought. The word archive suggests the acts of taxonomy and conservation, but also interpretation and regulation. Its etymology traces back to the Greek arkheion,Continue reading “CFP: Collecting, Curating, Assembling: New Approaches to the Archive in the Middle Ages, University of Saint Andrews, 13–14 September 2019”

CfP: Medieval Echo Chambers: Ideas in Space and Time, College Art Association Annual Conference Los Angeles, 21-24 February 2018

CALL FOR PAPERS: ICMA @ CAA Medieval Echo Chambers: Ideas in Space and Time College Art Association Annual Conference Los Angeles, 21-24 February 2018 Session sponsored by the International Center of Medieval Art CFP Deadline: 14th August 2017 In recent decades, historians of medieval art and architecture have begun to think about the ways inContinue reading “CfP: Medieval Echo Chambers: Ideas in Space and Time, College Art Association Annual Conference Los Angeles, 21-24 February 2018”

CFP: Session at UAAC-AAUC Conference (Banff, 12-15 October 2017)

Banff Centre, Alberta, Canada, October 12 – 15, 2017 Deadline: May 12, 2017 UAAC-AAUC Conference 2017 Congrès Call for Paper: Session 13: The Art of Time October 12–15 Banff Centre, Banff, Alberta Submission deadline: May 12, 2017 Session 13: The Art of Time Depictions of Time from Ancient Greece to the Modern and Contemporary have largely been informed byContinue reading “CFP: Session at UAAC-AAUC Conference (Banff, 12-15 October 2017)”

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”

Time and Temporality in Medieval and Early Modern Art (May 18 – 19, 2016, The Open University of Israel, Raanana)

Call for Papers deadline: Dec 31, 2015 IMAGO – The Israeli Association for Visual Culture of the Middle Ages, and the Department of Literature, Language and Arts, The Open University of Israel The subject of time was frequently encountered in medieval and early modern thinking and culture, from the notion of eternity as an abidingContinue reading “Time and Temporality in Medieval and Early Modern Art (May 18 – 19, 2016, The Open University of Israel, Raanana)”

Picturing the present: Structuring the medieval beholder’s relation towards time (Kalamazoo 2016)

Armin Bergmeier (Ludwig-Maximilians-University, Munich) Andrew Griebeler (University of California, Berkeley) “What then is time?” asks Augustine, the fourth-century bishop of Hippo, “If no one asks me, I know, but if I wish to explain it, I do not know.”  Although intimately familiar, time eludes simple description. For Augustine, it is a single, ever-moving point ofContinue reading “Picturing the present: Structuring the medieval beholder’s relation towards time (Kalamazoo 2016)”