Medieval Acquisitions, Museu Nacional d’Art de Catalunya (MNAC), Barcelona

Antonio Gallardo Ballart Donation: New Masterpieces for the Museum Museu Nacional d’Art de Catalunya (MNAC), Barcelona 17 March – 3 July 2016 Display of 17 Romanesque and Gothic paintings and mural fragments selected from artworks presented to the Museum in recent years by the collector Antonio Gallardo Ballart. These acquisitions constitute the most outstanding contributionContinue reading “Medieval Acquisitions, Museu Nacional d’Art de Catalunya (MNAC), Barcelona”

El País Article – ARTES member Jesusa Vega discusses the Issue of Deattribution

ARTES member Professor Jesusa Vega and keynote speaker at our Goya Symposium last November writes in El País on the decision by the Bosch Research and Conservation Project (BRCP) to deattribute two paintings in the Prado: The Seven Deadly Sins and the Four Last Things and The Temptation of St Anthony. La Mesa de los pecados capitales noContinue reading “El País Article – ARTES member Jesusa Vega discusses the Issue of Deattribution”

Lecture: Eduardo Carrero Santamaria (University of Barcelona), ‘Gothic architecture in 13th- and 14th-century Spain and its historiography’. Courtauld Institute, 5.30pm, 28th October 2015

The first in a series of lectures on Spanish medieval architecture, hosted by the Courtauld Institute, and sponsored by Coll & Cortes Since the late 19th century, scholarship on 13th– and 14th-century Spanish architecture has largely depended on formal analysis and systems of cataloguing. From this have emerged fundamental studies of cathedrals, including those ofContinue reading “Lecture: Eduardo Carrero Santamaria (University of Barcelona), ‘Gothic architecture in 13th- and 14th-century Spain and its historiography’. Courtauld Institute, 5.30pm, 28th October 2015”

CfP: New Work on Spanish Illuminated Manuscripts in Honor of John William (Kalamazoo 2016)

51st International Congress on Medieval Studies, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, 12-15 May 2016 CALL FOR PAPERS Models and Copies, Masters and Pupils: New Work on Spanish Illuminated Manuscripts in Honor of John Williams (1928-2015), Organized by David Raizman, Therese Martin, and Julie A. Harris Session sponsored by the International Center of Medieval Art In the colophon toContinue reading “CfP: New Work on Spanish Illuminated Manuscripts in Honor of John William (Kalamazoo 2016)”

First Durham-Northumbria Colloquium on Medieval and Golden Age Hispanic Studies, 9-10 July 2015

First Durham-Northumbria Colloquium on Medieval and Golden Age Hispanic Studies Primer Coloquio de Estudios Hispánicos Medievales y del Siglo de Oro (Universidades de Durham y de Northumbria) Registration is now open. Venue: Northumbria University (Newcastle upon Tyne), Sutherland Building Date: 9-10 July 2015 Programme: 2015-06-FirstDurhamNorthumbria MedievalGoldenAgeProgramme    

CFP: The Cleric’s Craft: Crossroads of Medieval Spanish Literature and Modern Critique. Deadline: 1 June 2015,

The Cleric’s Craft: Crossroads of Medieval Spanish Literature and Modern Critique University of Texas, El Paso 22-24 October 2015 This interdisciplinary conference welcomes proposals on topics in a number of disciplines, including art history.  Deadline: 1 June 2015. Programme Click here for CFP        

CFP: VER Y CREAR: OBRADORES Y MERCADOS PICTÓRICOS EN LA ESPAÑA GÓTICA (1350-1500)

Call for papers VER Y CREAR. OBRADORES Y MERCADOS PICTÓRICOS EN LA ESPAÑA GÓTICA (1350-1500) 11-13 November 2015 IX JORNADAS COMPLUTENSES DE ARTE MEDIEVAL Proyecto de Investigación Formación del Pintor y Práctica de Pintura en los Reinos Hispanos (1350-1500) SESIÓN I: La práctica de la pintura en el obrador SESIÓN II: La formación artística y laContinue reading “CFP: VER Y CREAR: OBRADORES Y MERCADOS PICTÓRICOS EN LA ESPAÑA GÓTICA (1350-1500)”

CFP: First Durham-Northumbria Colloquium on Medieval and Golden Age Hispanic Studies, 9-10 July 2015

Call for Papers/Convocatoria: First Durham-Northumbria Colloquium on Medieval and Golden Age Hispanic Studies Primer Coloquio de Estudios Hispánicos Medievales y del Siglo de Oro (Universidades de Durham y de Northumbria) Venue: Northumbria University (Newcastle upon Tyne), Sutherland Building Date: 9-10 July 2015 Deadline 30 April 2015 Contact: Carlos Conde Solares: carlos.solares@northumbria.ac.uk; Lesley Twomey: lesley.twomey@northumbria.ac.uk; orContinue reading “CFP: First Durham-Northumbria Colloquium on Medieval and Golden Age Hispanic Studies, 9-10 July 2015”