Sevilla – Simposio internacional sobre El joven Velázquez 15-17 octubre de 2014

Un simposio internacional sobre El joven Velázquez tendrá lugar en el Instituto de la Cultura y las Artes de Sevilla (ICAS), del 15 al 17 de octubre de 2014, bajo la dirección científica y coordinación de Benito Navarrete Prieto Universidad de Alcalá contacto: Francesca Ortiz fortiz.cultura@sevilla.org PROGRAMA 15 de octubre (tarde) 17:00 Presentación del simposio a cargo de JuanContinue reading “Sevilla – Simposio internacional sobre El joven Velázquez 15-17 octubre de 2014”

10th London Spanish Film Festival 25 September – 5 October 2014

This is the 10th year of the London Spanish Film Festival and for 10 days there will be a wealth of film screenings, talks, tertulias, book presentations and Q&As with filmmakers and actors. This year includes some delightful comedies, such as the opening film, Tres bodas de más, and Sánchez Arévalo’s latest comedy-drama, La granContinue reading “10th London Spanish Film Festival 25 September – 5 October 2014”

Tuesday 16 September 2014 – Concert in London: Music and art in Toledo at the time of El Greco

A celebration of the music and art of Toledo in the 16th century will held at the Church of St James – London’s ‘Spanish Church’ – in the West End on Tuesday 16th September. The event is the being organised by the BritishSpanish Society. At the time of El Greco, Toledo was a major centreContinue reading “Tuesday 16 September 2014 – Concert in London: Music and art in Toledo at the time of El Greco”

International Seminar on Polychromed Wooden Altarpieces in Southern Europe 2 & 3 October 2014/ Seminario internacional – retablos de escultura policromada en el sur de europa – 2 & 3 octubre de 2014

Programa ARTES member Dr Tomas Macsotay is on the organising committee for this event.

Conference: Sculpture and Sculptors in Spain – New Orleans – 16-19 Oct 2014 – Request for Papers

Sixteenth Century Society & Conference (SCSC) Sculpture and Sculptors in Spain New Orleans, 16-19 Oct 2014 Sculpture and Sculptors in Spain, 1450-1660 Panel Panel Chairs Ilenia Colón Mendoza, University of CentralFlorida (icm2@hotmail.com)  Kelley Helmstutler Di Dio, University of Vermont (kelley.didio@uvm.edu) The goal of this panel is to highlight recent research on sculpture in Spain during the long sixteenth century.Continue reading “Conference: Sculpture and Sculptors in Spain – New Orleans – 16-19 Oct 2014 – Request for Papers”

Great British Hispanists in conversation at the Instituto Cervantes: ARTES Hon President Sir John Elliott – Tues 25 March 2014 – 6.30pm

As part of a series on Great British Hispanists taking place at the Instituto Cervantes in London, Director Dr Julio Crespo MacLennan will be talking to Sir John Elliott this Tuesday 25 March at 6.30 pm. Sir John (who publishes as J.H.Elliott) is an eminent historian of Spain and the Spanish Empire in the Early ModernContinue reading “Great British Hispanists in conversation at the Instituto Cervantes: ARTES Hon President Sir John Elliott – Tues 25 March 2014 – 6.30pm”

ZURBARÁN: Master of Spain’s Golden Age

Exhibition The Bozar Centre for Fine Arts,Rue Ravenstein 33, 1000 Brussels Wed 29 January – Sun 25 May 2014 Santa Casilda, c.1635, oil on canvas, 171 x 107 cms, Museo Thyssen Bornemisza Madrid A Cup of Water and a Rose, c.1630, oil on canvas, 21 x 30 cms, National Gallery London   For more information see  http://www.bozar.be/activity.php?id=13203iContinue reading “ZURBARÁN: Master of Spain’s Golden Age”

El Greco Conference – Toledo 19-23 May 2014

The Centro de Estudios Internacionales, Fundación Ortega y Gasset-Marañón, Toledo El Greco: works and places This conference will look in detail at El Greco’s art and at the places where he lived and worked. Leading experts will be delivering their lectures in situ with the artist’s works and Toledo will be hosting many related exhibitionsContinue reading “El Greco Conference – Toledo 19-23 May 2014”

The Embassy of Spain invites ARTES members to Lecture on Richard Hamilton & Pop Art in Spain

The Embassy of Spain is kindly inviting ARTES members to a Lecture to be held at the Luis Vives hall at the Embassy in 39 Chesham Place, London SW1X 8SB on Wed 26 Feb 2014 at 6.30pm. Entitled Some Notes on Richard Hamilton & Pop Art in Spain 1960-1976, it will be given by Dr Teresa MilletContinue reading “The Embassy of Spain invites ARTES members to Lecture on Richard Hamilton & Pop Art in Spain”

Export block for Alonso Sánchez Coello’s Portrait of Don Diego, son of King Philip II of Spain (1577)

07 January 2014 A portrait of Prince Don Diego (1575 – 1582), who died at the age of seven and was the son of King Philip II of Spain, has had a temporary export bar placed on it to provide a last chance to keep it in the UK. Unless a matching offer of £4,250,000Continue reading “Export block for Alonso Sánchez Coello’s Portrait of Don Diego, son of King Philip II of Spain (1577)”