Appel à communication : Art and Memory in Early Modern Europe (Brno, 16-17 Mar 23)

Art and Memory in Early Modern Europe Brno, Czech Republic, Mar 16–17, 2023 Deadline: Oct 1, 2022

Studies of memory have recently become one of the largest fields in the humanities. Its current state which was aptly described as ‘swag bag interdisciplinarity’ reflects the vastness of the subject itself and the methodological pluralism inherent to it.

This conference proposes to explore the culture of commemoration in early modern period as a testimony to the tectonic changes in the social, religious and political life of the period. Memorials and tomb sculptures, as well as portraits, reflected not only the desire of early modern elites to maintain family memory and . . . → En lire plus

Two Predoctoral Fellowships, « Visualizing Science in Media Revolutions », Bibliotheca Hertziana, Rome

2 Predoctoral Fellowships, Bibliotheca Hertziana, Rome

Bibliotheca Hertziana – Max Planck Institute for Art History (Rome) Application deadline: Apr 3, 2020

For the Max Planck Research Group “Visualizing Science in Media Revolutions”, led by Dr. Sietske Fransen, the Bibliotheca Hertziana – Max Planck Institute for Art History in Rome (Italy) seeks to appoint:

Two Predoctoral Fellowships (1-year appointment each)

The Max Planck Research Group, based at the Bibliotheca Hertziana in Rome, has been formed to examine how scientific practitioners visualize their ideas, illustrate their working methods and communicate their observations, with a specific focus on the early modern period. We are especially interested in the impact that new . . . → En lire plus