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Call for Abstracts – Epic and Iconic: Essays on the Work, Influence, and Legacy of Alex Ross

December 15, 2021

Extended Deadline Dec 15, 2021 CALL FOR ABSTRACTS – Epic and Iconic: Essays on the Work, Influence, and Legacy of Alex Ross  Edited by Robert Moses Peaslee and Robert G. Weiner Under contract with the University Press of Mississippi for 2023 publication Nelson Alexander Ross, better known as Alex, has exerted nearly thirty years of profound influence upon sequential art storytelling. Rossemerged into […]

CONF: The Art Museum in the Digital Age (Jan 17–21, 2022; online)

January 17–21, 2022

Online Conference The Art Museum in the Digital Age – 2022 Mo, 17.01.2022 – Fr, 21.01.2022 The Belvedere Research Center is continuing its conference series on the digital transformation of art museums with its fourth event on the topic. During the COVID-19-lockdowns, the digital presence of museums was no longer merely one possible extension of […]

CFP: Celebrating the Birth of English and Irish Crystal Drinking Glass, 1640-1702

1 March 2022 Deadline

Celebrating the Birth of English and Irish Crystal Drinking Glass, 1640-1702 Thursday 6 October 2022, V&A Museum Writing the translation of Neri’s The Art of Glass in 1662 Christopher Merret declared that English glassmakers had ‘these twenty years last past much improved themselves’. Similarly, in 1672 the glass-seller John Green claimed that ‘we now make […]

Spring School Openness, Tolerance and Sense of Community. Narratives and Realities of Contemporary Societies

March 28, 2022 - April 1, 2022

Spring School Openness, Tolerance and Sense of Community. Narratives and Realities of Contemporary Societies 28.3-1.4.2022, Landschaftspark Duisburg The Spring School aims to question simplistic diagnoses and to analyse which, partly competing, partly complementary, ideas and hypotheses are hidden behind these labels. In three panels we aim to investigate specifically how the humanistic ideals of public […]

Jamaica Making: An International Symposium.

April 14, 2022

This symposium, organised by Liverpool John Moores University in conjunction with the University of Liverpool, UK, supports the ‘Jamaica Making: The Theresa Roberts Art Collection’ exhibition of Jamaican art since Independence in 1962, taking place at the Victoria Gallery & Museum, Liverpool, UK (19th February-9th July 2022). Unlike art from other Caribbean islands, such as Haiti […]

Watch Words: John Furnival and Text (as) Art

March 25, 2022

Watch Words: John Furnival and Text (as) Art Royal College of Art, London, 25 March 2022. Submission deadline 31 January 2022 (expressions of interest asap): johnfurnivalsymposium@gmail.com @watchwords22 Supported by the Paul Mellon Foundation The English text-artist John Furnival (1933-2020), who died last year, made extraordinary contributions to a number of national and international movements at […]

Call for Papers ESNA Conference 2022: Ways of Studying: Towards New Histories of Nineteenth-Century Art

19-20 May 2022

Call for Papers ESNA Conference 2022 Ways of Studying: Towards New Histories of Nineteenth-Century Art   In the autumn of 2020, the Van Gogh Museum, in collaboration with ESNA and the University of Amsterdam, organized a series of roundtable discussions that from various angles sought to address the question of “diversifying” the canon of nineteenth-century […]

Call for Papers: transfer – Journal for Provenance Research and the History of Collection

May 1st 2022

Call for Papers: transfer – Journal for Provenance Research and the History of Collection The online journal transfer is an academic publication platform in the area of provenance research and the history of collection as well as adjacent fields of investigation, like art market studies, reception history, cultural sociology and legal history. Annual issues will […]

Global Britain: Decolonising Art’s Histories Day 2

Wednesday 22 September 2021, 1:30-3pm, GMT

Global Britain: Decolonising Art’s Histories Association for Art History’s two-day Summer Symposium Day 1, 21 June 2021 & Day 2, 22 September 22 September Programme and Speakers below 21 June Programme and Speakers view here Watch a recording of the Day 2 roundtable discussion online The Association for Art History’s Summer Symposium is a two-day annual […]

The KHI Amerindian Lecture Series

16 September - 16 December 2021

The KHI Amerindian Lecture Series 2021 is conceived as a forum to reflect on Indigenous arts/visual cultures and aesthetic practices created on the American continent, past and present. For further details, and information on how to register, please visit the website of the Kunsthistorisches Institut in Florenz – Max Planck Institut