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Art History Festival | The British Museum as a Resource for Art History

Wednesday 22 September 2021 | 5-6pm

The British Museum

Art History Festival | Self Portraiture and the Family Archive

Wednesday 22 September 2021 | 4-5pm

Silvia Rosi

Call for Papers: Radicalism & Reform | Nineteenth-Century Studies Association

March 16-19, 2022

The 43rd Annual Conference Nineteenth-Century Studies Association Rochester, New York March 16-19, 2022 Proposal Deadline: September 30, 2021 Website: Inspired by the history of radicalism and reform in Rochester, New York, the NCSA committee invites proposals exploring the radical possibilities of the nineteenth-century world. From the aftershocks of the French and American revolutions to […]

Art History Festival | Festival Welcome + Felt Events: In Conversation with Ilana Halperin

Monday 20 September 2021 | 5-6 PM

Scottish Society for Art History in association with Museums of University of St Andrews

CFP: Wings and Feathers in Early Modern Art and Thought: Meanings, Media, Materiality. Renaissance Society of America, Annual Conference, Dublin, 30 March-2 April 2022

30 March-2 April 2022

Renaissance Society of America, Annual Conference, Dublin, 30 March-2 April 2022 CFP: Wings and Feathers in Early Modern Art and Thought: Meanings, Media, Materiality From Leonardo’s bold aeronautic experiments and his Codex on the Flight of Birds (ca. 1505) to the plumed iconologies of Fortuna, Kairos, Melancholy, and Hermes; from Albrecht Dürer’s colorful study of […]

Modern Visuality and Nineteenth-Century performance

31 August 2021 - 3 September 2021

We are delighted to announce that registration is now open for ‘Modern Visuality and Nineteenth-Century Performance’, the final conference organised as part of the AHRC-funded project, Theatre and Visual Culture in the Long Nineteenth Century. We are welcoming colleagues to this hybrid event at the University of Exeter and online from 31st August to 3rd September 2021. […]

CFP: Renaissance Medals and Exonumia, Renaissance Society of America Annual Conference, Dublin, 30 March-2 April 2022

30 March - 2 April 2022

Proposals are invited for a session (or sessions) dedicated to Renaissance medals and exonumia to be held at the annual Renaissance Society of America meeting Dublin, 30 March-2 April 2022. As small-scale, sculptural objects intended for circulation and dissemination, Renaissance medals represent one of the most abundant surviving forms of early modern material culture. Intended […]

Call for Papers: Worldviews | Latin American Art and the Decolonial Turn

4 Nov - 2 Dec 2021

  University of Cambridge, and TrAIN, University of the Arts London This online conference invites contributions from scholars, curators and artists to discuss how decoloniality acts as a frame of reference in the study of Latin American Art. Worldviews will examine how such a frame has developed over the past decade, notably through a progressive […]

Call for Papers: Avant-Garde Art on Paper in Europe, 1905-1950

23 March - 25 March 2022

The Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium, in collaboration with the University of Leuven and the Université Libre de Bruxelles, are organizing an international symposium on the role of paper in European avant-garde art during the first half of the 20th century. A wide variety of historical or classic avant-garde artists turned to paper […]

Call for Papers: Fashion and Function: Exploring the Protective Uses of Dress in Times of Crisis

24 September 2021

Dressing the Early Modern Network Conference Supported by King’s College London, online 11.00am GMT Fashion in the early modern period was both creative and innovative, changing as people responded to the world around them. In times of crisis the functionality of dress as a way of providing protection became a practical concern for people, whatever […]