Velázquez at Kingston Lacy: Lecture by Dr Gabriele Finaldi, 21 July

Diego Velázquez, Philip IV hunting Wild Boar (La Tela Real), probably 1632-7, oil on canvas, 182 x 302 cm. The National Gallery, London, inventory no. NG197 A unique landscape by artist Diego Velázquez, painted for King Philip IV of Spain, is on loan from the National Gallery in London for the first time, and isContinue reading “Velázquez at Kingston Lacy: Lecture by Dr Gabriele Finaldi, 21 July”

Conference: III International Seminar on Sacred Heritage, São Paulo, Brasil, 26-29 July 2017

III International Seminar on Sacred Heritage, Monastery of São Bento de São Paulo, Brasil, 26-29 July 2017 This Seminar, the third organised by the Grupo de Pesquisas Barroco Memória Viva do Instituto de Artes of the UNESP and coordinated by Prof. Dr. Percival Tirapeli in collaboration with the Faculdade São Bento, discusses relevant aspects ofContinue reading “Conference: III International Seminar on Sacred Heritage, São Paulo, Brasil, 26-29 July 2017”

Exhibition: Picasso and the Mediterranean, @ Fundación Canal, Madrid

Picasso and the Mediterranean Fundación Canal, Calle Mateo Inurria, Madrid 1 June – 15 August 2017 Free exhibition of 91 works, mainly ceramics and prints, selected from the Picasso Museo Casa Natal in Málaga. About half the exhibition is devoted to the inspiration Picasso drew from bull-fighting and its rituals and includes his series ofContinue reading “Exhibition: Picasso and the Mediterranean, @ Fundación Canal, Madrid”

Job: Assistant Curator, Spanish Gallery, Auckland Castle, UK

Auckland Castle Trust is seeking an Assistant Curator to support the Senior Curator: Spanish Art in the delivery of the Spanish Gallery project. Salary: £19,500 to £21,500 Click here to see the full job description Please send a CV and covering letter of no more than 2 sides to recruitment@aucklandcastle.org by July 5 2017

CONFERENCE – Michelangelo & Sebastiano – The National Gallery London – 23 & 24 June 2017

New Publication: Roma Hispánica, by Pablo González Tornel

Pablo González Tornel (Universitat Jaume I, Castellon) Roma Hispánica. Cultura festiva española en la capital del Barroco Madrid: Centro de Estudios Europa Hispánica (CEEH), 2017 ISBN 9788415245582 392 pp, 130 colour, pb. 33.66€ + VAT A study of the canonisations, religious festivals, political celebrations and royal funerals commemorated by the Spanish community in Rome fromContinue reading “New Publication: Roma Hispánica, by Pablo González Tornel”

Roundtable: Pilgrimage, Travel and Migration across Time and Space (Lincoln, 20 March 2017)

On the Road: Pilgrimage, Travel and Migration across Time and Space Roundtable, Monday 20th March, 6pm David Chiddick Building, DCB 1101 (n. 18 on this map: http://www.lincoln.ac.uk/campusmap/) Introduction by Francisco Singul (Xunta de Galicia) Short presentations by Dr Antonella Liuzzo Scorpo, Dr Sarah Longair, Dr Robert Portass, Dr Michele Vescovi and Dr Jamie Wood Wine reception Exhibition: Hospitality on the RoadContinue reading “Roundtable: Pilgrimage, Travel and Migration across Time and Space (Lincoln, 20 March 2017)”