Lecture: Felipe Pereda, ‘Images’ Oblivious Memory: Funerary Laments from Ancient Greece to El Greco’. Courtauld Institute of Art, London, 4pm, Thursday 25th January, 2018

Felipe Pereda (Harvard), will give the inaugural lecture for the 2018-19 Coll & Cortes Medieval Spain Seminar Series at 4pm on Thursday 25th January in the Kenneth Clark Lecture Theatre of the Courtauld Institute of Art, London. An old narrative tradition going back to Ancient Egypt but documented across the Mediterranean – from the MiddleContinue reading “Lecture: Felipe Pereda, ‘Images’ Oblivious Memory: Funerary Laments from Ancient Greece to El Greco’. Courtauld Institute of Art, London, 4pm, Thursday 25th January, 2018”

Two exhibitions, Picasso Museum, Málaga

Fundacion Picasso Museo Picasso – Casa Natal, Málaga 16 March – 11 June 2017 Two exhibitions: A total of 88 works by 49 artist contemporaries of Picasso, including Rafael Barradas, Francisco Bores, Chillida, Dalí, Gris, Maruja Mallo, and Moreno Villa, on display in two exhibitions: Arte recuperado (1916-1957): La modernidad española en la ACAC (AsociaciónContinue reading “Two exhibitions, Picasso Museum, Málaga”

Lecture – Juan de Pareja: Slave Painter at the Spanish Court in the 17th Century by Carmen Fracchia – Tues 17 May 2017 – 6.00 pm – Art Workers Guild, 6 Queen Sq., London WC1N 3 AT

ARTES Glendinning Lecture – Tues 4 Apr 2017 – 6.30 pm – Instituto Cervantes, 15-19 Devereux Court, WC2R 3JJ

Secundino Hernández at Victoria Miro (London)

Secundino Hernández: Paso 1 April – 6 May 2017 A solo exhibition taking place across gallery locations at both Wharf Road and Mayfair, accompanied by a new publication. Press release. Victoria Miro, 16 Wharf Road, London N1 7RW Private view: Thursday 30 March, 6-8pm Victoria Miro Mayfair, 14 St. George Street, London W1S 1FE PreviewContinue reading “Secundino Hernández at Victoria Miro (London)”

New publication: Baroque Seville: Sacred Art in a Century of Crisis, by Amanda Wunder

Amanda Wunder’s new book Baroque Seville: Sacred Art in a Century of Crisis Published: February-March 2017 232 pages 34 color / 59 b&w illustrations cloth: $84.95 / £60.95 / €81.95 ISBN 978-0-271-06506-9 Special price: $59.47 / £42.67 / €57.37 Link here to special price flyer Offer ends 30 April 2017

Opening soon: Hispanic Society of America at the Prado

Visions of the Hispanic World Treasures from the Hispanic Society Museum and Library Museo del Prado Madrid, 4/4/2017 – 9/10/2017 The exhibition will present around 200 works from the holdings of the Hispanic Society of America in New York. Founded in 1904 by Archer Milton Huntington (1870-1955), a passionate collector and Hispanic art enthusiast, the Hispanic SocietyContinue reading “Opening soon: Hispanic Society of America at the Prado”

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)”

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.”

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)”