La construcció de la catedral medieval (Barcelona)

La construcció de la catedral medieval Magistri Cataloniae Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Facultat de Filosofia i Lletres Sala de Graus 31 de març de 2017 Programme 9:00 Presentació de la Jornada La catedral i els recursos 9:15 Daniel Rico (UAB) Fundavit, struxit, dotavit, deinde dicavit: La construcción poética de la arquitectura en la Alta EdadContinue reading “La construcció de la catedral medieval (Barcelona)”

Black African Spain in the time of Murillo, a talk by LUIS MÉNDEZ RODRÍGUEZ

Black African Spain in the time of Murillo LUIS MÉNDEZ RODRÍGUEZ University of Seville (Spain) Friday, 24 February 2017, 6.00-7.30pm Keynes Library, 43 Gordon Square, London WC1H 0PD Description This talk analyzes the cultural history of slavery and the Black African presence in the Spain of the Golden Age, in relation to the paintings ofContinue reading “Black African Spain in the time of Murillo, a talk by LUIS MÉNDEZ RODRÍGUEZ”

CFP: The Artistic Heritage of al-Andalus (Berlin, October 2017)

CFP: The Artistic Heritage of al-Andalus (Berlin, 27-28 Oct 17) Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, October 27 – 28, 2017 Deadline: 28 February 2017 The distinction between own and foreign culture plays a pivotal role in the making of religious, ethnic, and national identities. This was demonstrated by Bernd Roeck in his 2007 introduction to the forth volume inContinue reading “CFP: The Artistic Heritage of al-Andalus (Berlin, October 2017)”

Luis Salvador Carmona (Detroit)

  The Detroit Institute of Arts Museum has acquired a Virgin and Child by Luis Salvador Carmona (1709-1767). The work was created in response to a commission of c.1750-51 “from the brotherhood attached to the Royal Tapestry Factory, Madrid, […] for their chapel.”

NEH Summer Programm (US)

  The National Endowment for the Humanities funds numerous Summer Programs in the Humanities for School and College Educators.  With respect to its seven seminars and seventeen institutes of Summer 2017 for college and university teachers, all of which are summarized here (be sure to subsequently click on the “College and University” tab so asContinue reading “NEH Summer Programm (US)”

Artefacto Visual: Revista de Estudios Latinoamericanos

New online journal: Artefacto Visual: Revista de Estudios Latinoamericanos El primer número de la revista electrónica Artefacto Visual: Revista de estudios visuales latinoamericanos, con un dossier temático sobre “Violencia, conflicto y postconflicto: imágenes de América Latina“. Contenido: Presentación, pp. 4-6 Dossier: “Violencia, conflicto y postconflicto: imágenes de América Latina” Notas para una constelación teórica enContinue reading “Artefacto Visual: Revista de Estudios Latinoamericanos”

Workshop – Islamic Archaeology Day (28 January 2017, London)

3rd Islamic Archaeology Day 2017 (Jointly hosted by SOAS and UCL) Saturday, 28 January 2017 UCL Institute of Archaeology, Room 612 31-34 Gordon Square, London WC1H 0PY Includes talks on al-Andalus! We invite you to register online at https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/islamic-archaeology-day-2017-tickets-2953…. The registration fee of £10 (£5 for students) will cover lunch, refreshments and a wine reception.Continue reading “Workshop – Islamic Archaeology Day (28 January 2017, London)”

Job posting: Professor and Director of the Zurbarán Centre for Spanish and Latin American Art, Durham/Bishop Auckland (UK)

      Job Details Reference Number: Location:                        Durham City / Bishop Auckland Faculty/Division:           Arts & Humanities Department:                 Any in the Faculty of Arts & Humanities Grade:                            Grade 10 Position Type:               Full Time Contract Type:              Permanent Closing Date:               31 January 2017 Job Description We are seeking anContinue reading “Job posting: Professor and Director of the Zurbarán Centre for Spanish and Latin American Art, Durham/Bishop Auckland (UK)”

ARTES visit to the Museo del Prado (14 January 2017)*

ARTES VISIT TO MADRID RIBERA DRAWINGS, MUSEO del PRADO With Dr Edward Payne, Senior Curator, Spanish Art, Auckland Castle Trust Saturday 14th January 2017, 9:30 – 11:00 A.M. Rendezvous at Museo del Prado (at main entrance at the back of the building)   *Due to unforeseen circumstances, the visit to El Escorial on Friday 13th JanuaryContinue reading “ARTES visit to the Museo del Prado (14 January 2017)*”