Archive

April 13, 2017
Sarah GuérinUniversity of Pennsylvania

Lecture-5

4:30 PM ∙ 106 McCormick Hall

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April 11, 2017
Salvatore SettisScuola Normale Superiore, Pisa

Lecture-16

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April 7–8, 2017
Carolina Mangone and Tony Grafton

Conference

9:00 am–5:00 pm ∙ 211 Dickinson Hall

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April 1, 2017
Michael KoortbojianPrinceton University

Museum Symposium

9:00 am–5:00 pm ∙ 101 McCormick Hall

Website

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March 15, 2017
Stefan HeidemannHamburg University

Lecture-15

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March 2, 2017
Carl Knappett University of Toronto

Lecture-14

4:30 PM ∙ 106 McCormick Hall

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February 16, 2017
Mauro MussolinCASVA – Metropolitan Museum of Art

Lecture-4

4:30 PM ∙ 106 McCormick Hall

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December 9, 2016
Friedrich Teja Bach Professor of the History of Art, Emeritus University of Vienna

Alberti's Eye - The Body of Vision

4:30 PM ∙ 106 McCormick Hall

Cosponsor: Council of the Humanities
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December 7, 2016
Peter Parshall

Lecture-11

5:00 PM ∙ 101 McCormick Hall

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December 1, 2016
Richard NeerUniversity of Chicago

Lecture-3

4:30 PM ∙ 106 McCormick Hall

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November 14, 2016
Matthew Adams The Institute of Fine Arts at New York University

Lecture-10

4:30 PM ∙ 106 McCormick Hall

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November 10, 2016
Briony Fer University College, London

Lecture

4:30 PM ∙ 106 McCormick Hall

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October 20, 2016
Suzanne BlierHarvard University

Lecture-2

4:30 PM ∙ 106 McCormick Hall

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October 17, 2016
Owen DoonanCalifornia State University Northridge

Lecture-9

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October 11, 2016
Thomas MathewsInstitute of Fine Arts, New York University

The Dawn of Christian Art in Panel Paintings and Icons

5:00 PM ∙ 101 McCormick Hall

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October 8, 2016
Friedrich Teja Bach, Malcolm Baker, Brigid. Doherty, Christina Ferando, Hal Foster, Michael Koortbojian, Carolina Mangone

Lecture-7

9:00 am–5:00 pm ∙ 106 McCormick Hall

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September 22, 2016
Nathan ElkinsBaylor University

Lecture-8

4:30 PM ∙ 106 McCormick Hall

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May 27, 2016
Professors Bridget Alsdorf, Carolina Mangone, and Deborah VischakReunion Lecture

Eternal Obelisk: Egyptian, Christian, Modern

11:00 AM ∙ 106 McCormick Hall

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April 29, 2016
Plus Ça Change. . . ? The Lives and Afterlives of Medieval IconographyIndex of Christian Art Conference

Betts Auditorium, Architecture Building

 

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Cosponsor: Seeger Center for Hellenic Studies, Program in Medieval Studies, Department of Art and Archaeology, and Steward Fund in the Council of the Humanities
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April 27, 2016
Barry BergdollColumbia University

Reading Mile High: Frank Lloyd Wright Takes on Chicago, 1956

101 McCormick Hall, 5:00 pm

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April 16, 2016
SCALEcolloquium

106 McCormick Hall, 9:30 am - 5:30pm

Cosponsor: Department of Art & Archaeology, the Society of Fellows, and the Council of Humanities
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April 14, 2016
Holly BorhamPrinceton UniversityIndex Workshops in Medieval Art

Inventing Lutheran Iconography: Ornament, Style and the Passion

Index of Christian Art Seminar Room, 4:30-6:00 pm

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April 11, 2016
William ChildsPrinceton University, Emeritus

The Meaning of Early Greek Images (11th-7th Centuries BC)

106 McCormick Hall, 4:30 pm

Cosponsor: Archaeological Institute of America
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March 23, 2016
Robert WilliamsUniversity of California, Santa BarbaraRobert Janson-La Palme *76 Lecture

Actuality, Potentiality, and Renaissance Classicism

101 McCormick Hall, 5:00 pm

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March 21, 2016
Celia ChazelleThe College of New JerseyIndex Workshops in Medieval Art

East Meets West? Cosmas Indicopleustes' Christian Topography and the Codex Amiatinus

Index of Christian Art Seminar Room, 4:30-6:00 pm

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February 29, 2016
Tyler Jo SmithUniversity of VirginiaArchaeological Institute of America Thompson Lecture

Black-Figure on the Black Sea: Athenian Pottery from Berezan

106 McCormick Hall, 5:00 pm

Cosponsor: Archaeological Institute of America
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February 27, 2016
Images and Codes: The Problem of Reading ArtGraduate Student Symposium in East Asian Art

101 McCormick Hall, 9:30 am–5:30  pm

Cosponsor: Tang Center for East Asian Art
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February 22, 2016
Jessica SavageIndex of Christian ArtIndex Workshops in Medieval Art

The Princeton Index's 'Medium' and the Immaterial Nature of Digital Work: Manuscripts Reassessed

Index of Christian Art Seminar Room, 4:30-6:00 pm

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February 22, 2016
Pamela A. PattonDirector, Index of Christian ArtIndex Workshops in Medieval Art

Making Faces in Medieval Iberia

Index of Christian Art Seminar Room, 4:30-6:00 pm

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February 18, 2016
Annabel WhartonDuke UniversityThe Kurt Weitzmann Lecture

The Agency of Models: Holy Sepulchres, Hagia Sophias, Jerusalems

101 McCormick Hall, 5:00 pm

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February 12, 2016
ISIS and the Cultural Heritage Crisis of Syria, Iraq, and YemenConference

106 McCormick Hall, 9:00 am–5:00 pm

Cosponsor: Center for Arts and Cultural Policy Studies
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December 10, 2015
Joshua O'DriscollThe Morgan Library and MuseumIndex Workshops in Medieval Art

Problems of Painterliness in Early Medieval Art: The Case of Ottonian Cologne

Index of Christian Art Seminar Room, 4:30-6:00 pm

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December 9, 2015
R. R. R. SmithUniversity of Oxford

Aphrodisias in Caria: Recent Work, New Finds

106 McCormick Hall, 4:30 pm
Cosponsor: Program in the Ancient World
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November 19, 2015
Beatrice KitzingerPrinceton UniversityIndex Workshops in Medieval Art

The Problem(?) of Carolingian Gospel Narrative

Index of Christian Art Seminar Room, 4:30-6:00 pm

Kitzinger workshop
November 13–14, 2015
Visualizing DunhuangSymposium

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Cosponsor: P.Y. and Kinmay W. Tang Center for East Asian Art, Princeton University Art Museum, Henry Luce Foundation, Dunhuang Foundation, Buddhist Studies Workshop, Program in East Asian Studies
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November 12, 2015
John Peter OlesonUniversity of Victoria

Hauarra: A Trajanic Auxiliary Fort on the Arabian Frontier in Jordan

106 McCormick Hall, 5:00 pm

Cosponsor: Archaeological Institute of America
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October 23–24, 2015
Teaching Philosophy in the Seventeenth Century: Text and ImageSymposium

106 McCormick Hall

Cosponsor: David A. Gardner '69 Magic Project, Society of Fellows in the Liberal Arts, Department of Philosophy, Department of History
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October 12, 2015
Henry SchilbIndex of Christian Art, Princeton UniversityIndex Workshops in Medieval Art

The Shape of Byzantine Art in the Index of Christian Art Database

Index of Christian Art Seminar Room, 4:30-6:00 pm

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October 12, 2015
Catherine FernandezIndex of Christian Art, Princeton UniversityIndex Workshops in Medieval Art

Shared Romanitas: Roman Imperial Cameos in the Byzantine East and Latin West

Index of Christian Art Seminar Room, 4:30-6:00 pm

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September 24, 2015
Jürgen MüllerTechnische Universität Dresden

Cazzon da mulo - Wit and Irony in Michelangelo da Caravaggio's 'Boy Bitten by a Lizard'

106 McCormick Hall, 4:30 pm

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May 29, 2015
Carolyn Yerkes, Beatrice Kitzinger, and Michael KoortbojianPrinceton UniversityReunion Lecture

A Short History of Rome's Pantheon

106 McCormick Hall, 11:00 am

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May 4, 2015
Matthew AffronMuriel and Philip Berman Curator of Modern Art, Philadelphia Museum of ArtAt Work with Artwork Series

Discussion

111 East Pyne Hall, 4:45 pm

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April 17–18, 2015
A New Look: Sinai and Its Icons in Light of the Digitization of the Weitzmann ArchiveConference

For more information visit the website

Icon at Mount Sinai
April 17, 2015
Robin CormackCourtald Institute of Art, emeritusThe Kurt Weitzmann Lecture

Discovering Icons at Sinai: From Uspenskij to Weitzmann

101 McCormick Hall, 5:00 pm

Icon of Heavenly Ladder of John Climacus
April 3, 2015
Guolong LaiUniversity of Florida and Institute for Advanced StudyChinese Palaeography Workshop Series

Secondary Literature in the Reading of Bronze Inscriptions

104 McCormick Hall, 10:00 am

Cosponsor: Tang Center for East Asian Art and Program in East Asian StudiesMore Info
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March 27, 2015
Guolong LaiUniversity of Florida and Institute for Advanced StudyChinese Palaeography Workshop Series

Palaeography, Phonology, and Methodological Reflections

104 McCormick Hall, 10:00 am

Cosponsor: Tang Center for East Asian Art and Program in East Asian StudiesMore Info
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March 27, 2015
More than Dirt: Princeton and Archaeology

103 Scheide Caldwell House, 1:30-4:00 pm

Cosponsor: Seeger Center for Hellenic StudiesMore Info
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March 27, 2015
Open House for Prospective Majors

McCormick Hall, Princeton University Art Museum Lobby, 11:45 am

 

Lunch to follow in 3rd-floor lounge

 

Princeton University Art Museum curator Kate Bussard will lead a tour of the exhibition “The City Lost & Found

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March 25, 2015
Caroline Walker BynumInstitute for Advanced Study, EmeritaRobert Janson-La Palme Lecture

Raised to Glory, Crowned with Gold: German Nuns and Their Statues in the Late Middle Ages

McCormick 101, 5:00 pm

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February 27, 2015
Jan StuartMelvin R. Seiden Curator of Chinese Art, Freer Gallery of Art and the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Smithsonian InstitutionAt Work with Artwork Series

Discussion-2

105 Chancellor Green, 4:45 pm

Cosponsor: Princeton University Art Museum and Tang Center for East Asian Art
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February 20, 2015
Guolong LaiUniversity of Florida and Institute for Advanced StudyChinese Palaeography Workshop Series

Reconstructing Excavated Manuscripts

104 McCormick Hall, 10:00 am

Cosponsor: Tang Center for East Asian Art and Program in East Asian StudiesMore Info
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November 17, 2014
Donald CosentinoUCLA, Emeritus

Four Moments Revisited: Kongo in the American Imaginary

106 McCormick Hall, 4:30 pm

Cosponsor: Princeton Institute for International and Regional Studies and Center for African American StudiesMore Info
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November 12, 2014
Debora SilvermanUCLA

Kongo or Congo? Violence, Modernism, and the Visual Unconscious of Belgian Colonialism, 1897-2013

101 McCormick Hall, 5:30 pm

Cosponsor: Princeton Institute for International and Regional Studies and Center for African American StudiesMore Info
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November 7–8, 2014
Chigusa in Context: In and Around Chanoyu in Sixteenth-Century JapanMcCormick 101

This international symposium organized by the Tang Center for East Asian Art will focus on the renowned tea-leaf storage jar named Chigusa and the broader production and appreciation of the arts within which it thrived in the 16th century.

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October 13, 2014
Bárbaro Martínez-RuizMichaelis School of Fine Art, University of Cape Town

Ma kisi nsi: Kongo a Sansala Art

106 McCormick Hall, 4:30 pm

Cosponsor: Princeton Institute for International and Regional Studies and Center for African American StudiesMore Info
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October 3, 2014
Ugochukwu-Smooth C. NzewiCurator of African Art, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth CollegeAt Work with Artwork Series

Discussion-3

105 Chancellor Green, 4:45 pm

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September 29, 2014
Cécile FromontUniversity of Chicago

The Art of Conversion: Kongo Christian Visual Culture in the Early Modern Atlantic World

106 McCormick Hall, 4:30 pm

Cosponsor: Princeton Institute for International and Regional Studies and Center for African American StudiesMore Info
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September 10, 2014
First Day of Classes
Students on Princeton University Campus
September 8, 2014
Freshman Academic Expo Frick Chemistry Lab Lobby, 9:30-noon

Expo offers freshmen interested in majoring in art history, archaeology, and studio art information about the range of opportunities offered by the Department of Art and Archaeology. 

Frick Chemistry Building Lobby
September 7, 2014
Opening ExercisesUniversity Chapel, 3:00 pm
Princeton University Chapel
May 6, 2014
John BainesUniversity of Oxford

Ancient Egyptian Pictorial Representation

101 McCormick Hall, 5:00 pm

More Info
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April 22, 2014
Margit KernUniversity of Hamburg

Constructions of Difference in the Spanish Painting of Siglo de Oro: Joseph's Coat and Vulcan's Forge by Velazquez

106 McCormick Hall, 5:00 pm

Cosponsor: Institute for Advanced Study
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April 16, 2014
Alexandra MunroeSamsung Senior Curator of Asian Art, Guggenheim Museum, New YorkAt Work with Artwork Series

Discussion-5

Chancellor Green 105, 4:45 pm

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April 15, 2014
Aden KumlerUniversity of Chicago

Neither Breakthrough nor Breakdown: Episodes From a History of Medieval Abstraction

5:00 pm, Wolfensohn Hall, IAS

Cosponsor: Institute for Advanced Study
Kumler
March 7, 2014
The Matter of WritingGRADUATE STUDENT CONFERENCE

1:00 pm–6:00 pm, 106 McCormick Hall

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Graduate Student Workshop
March 6, 2014
Ian WardropperDirector, The Frick CollectionAt Work with Artwork Series

Discussion-6

Chancellor Green 105, 4:30 pm

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February 25, 2014
Mark HaxthausenWilliams College

Paul Klee, Wilhelm Hausenstein, and the 'Problem of Style'

5:00 pm, Wolfensohn Hall, IAS

Cosponsor: Institute for Advanced Study
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February 6, 2014
James Christen StewardDirector, Princeton University Art MuseumAt Work with Artwork Series

Discussion-4

Princeton University Art Museum, 5:00 pm

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February 4, 2014
Briony FerUniversity College London

Malevich's Nervous System

5:00 pm, Wolfensohn Hall, IAS

Cosponsor: Institute for Advanced Study
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December 9, 2013
Alexander NagelNew York University

Orientations of Renaissance Art

5:00 pm, Wolfensohn Hall, IAS

Cosponsor: Institute for Advanced Study
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November 20, 2013
Salah HassanCornell UniversityThe James F. Haley '50 Memorial Lecture

Contemporary Islamic Art after September 11

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October 15, 2013
Daniel AbramsonTufts University

Obsolescence, History, and the Contradictions of Sustainability

5:00 pm, 106 McCormick Hall

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October 7, 2013
Martin PowersUniversity of Michigan, Ann Arbor

Pictorial Citation in Song China: Theory and Practice

5:00 pm, 106 McCormick Hall

Cosponsor: Tang Center for East Asian Art
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April 15, 2013
Martin J. KempTrinity College, OxfordRobert Janson-La Palme Lecture

It Doesn't Look Like Leonardo: Science, Connoisseurship, and Circumstance in the Attribution of Works of Art

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April 9, 2013
Olivier LugonUniversité de Lausanne

The Ubiquitous Exhibition: Magazines, Museums and the Reproducible Exhibition after World War II

5:00 pm, Wolfensohn Hall, IAS

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March 11, 2013
Sybille Ebert-SchiffererBibliotheca Hertziana

Caravaggio: A Case Study in Art Historical Methodology

5:00 pm, 106 McCormick Hall

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March 8–9, 2013
Keynote Speaker James Elkins School of the Art Institute of ChicagoGraduate Student Conference

Why Art History Matters: Politics, Ethics and Objects

Friday 8 March, 5:00 pm, 106 McCormick Hall
Saturday 9 March, 9:30 am, 106 McCormick Hall

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March 5, 2013
David JoselitYale University

How to Occupy an Image

5:00 pm, Wolfensohn Hall, IAS

Cosponsor: Institute for Advanced Study
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February 12, 2013
Peter SturmanUniversity of California, Santa Barbara

Family Matters--The Strange Case of the 'Poetic Ideas' Scroll Attributed to Mi Youren and Sima Huai

5:00 pm, 106 McCormick Hall

Cosponsor: Tang Center for East Asian Art
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February 11, 2013
Jacqueline LichtensteinUniversité de Paris IV-Sorbonne

The Aesthetic Turn: A New Concept of Theory of Art

4:30 pm, 106 McCormick Hall

Cosponsor: Program in European Cultural Studies, Department of French and Italian
Lichtenstein
December 10, 2012
Sidney KasfirEmory University

Up Close and Far Away: Artists, Memorialization and Uganda's Troubled Past

5:00 pm, Wolfensohn Hall, IAS

Cosponsor: Institute for Advanced Study
Kasfir
December 4, 2012
Erika NaginskiHarvard University

Impossible Design: Porsena's Tomb and French Visionary Architecture

5:00 pm, 106 McCormick Hall

Naginski--Fig-2-Porsenna
November 14, 2012
Anthony CutlerPennsylvania State UniversityThe Kurt Weitzmann Lecture

The Empire of Things: Gifts and Gift Exchange in Late Antiquity, Byzantium, Early Islam, and Beyond

Cutler
October 23, 2012
Mitchell MerbackJohns Hopkins University

Recognition: Theme and Meta-Theme in Northern Renaissance Art

 

 

Cosponsor: Institute for Advanced Study
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June 1, 2012
Rachael DeLuePrinceton UniversityReunions Lecture

Art and Science in America: Intersections and Collisions

3:00 pm, 101 McCormick Hall

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April 3, 2012
Martha WardUniversity of Chicago

Crowded Walls: 20th-Century Nostalgia for 19th-Century Installation

5:00 pm, Wolfensohn Hall, IAS

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March 30–31, 2012
The End of the -ist and the Future of Art HistoryGraduate Student Conference

March 30, 5:00 pm, 106 McCormick Hall
March 31, 9:30 am, 106 McCormick Hall

End-of-the-ist
March 6, 2012
Caroline BruzeliusDuke University

Preaching, Burying and Building in the Italian Medieval City

5:00 pm, 106 McCormick Hall

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February 29, 2012
Tonio HölscherUniversity of Hiedelberg, Germany

In Art, More Alive than in Reality: Imagining Objects in Ancient Greece

5:00 pm, 101 McCormick Hall

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January 24, 2012
Darcy Grimaldo GrigsbyUniversity of California, Berkeley

I Sell the Shadow to Support the Substance

5:00 pm, Wolfensohn Hall, IAS

Cosponsor: Institute for Advanced Study
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December 14, 2011
Richard BrilliantColumbia University, emeritus

At Death's Door

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December 5, 2011
Juliet KossScripps College

Model Soviets

5:00 pm, 101 McCormick Hall

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November 21, 2011
Sible de BlaauwRadboud University of NijmegenThe Kurt Weitzmann Lecture

The Court of Saint Peter's: An Early Christian Church Atrium as a Place of Memory

101 McCormick Hall, 5:00 pm

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November 16, 2011
David RosandColumbia University, emeritusRobert Janson-La Palme Lecture

Figuring the Renaissance: Leonardo, Dürer, Michelangelo, and Their Critics

Leonardo da Vinci, Vitruvian Man
November 14, 2011
AdbouMaliq SimoneGoldsmiths University of London

Postcolonial Urbanisms and the Uncertain Majority

5:00 pm, 106 McCormick Hall

Simone
October 6, 2011
Robert MowryHarvard University

First under Heaven: Korean Ceramics of the Goryeo Dynasty (918-1392)

5:00 pm, 106 McCormick Hall

Cosponsor: Tang Center for East Asian Art
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September 26, 2011
Susan Verdi WebsterThe College of William and Mary

Vantage Points: Andeans, Europeans, and the Arts of Construction in Colonial Quito

6:00 pm, 106 McCormick Hall

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April 13, 2011
Sonya LeeUniversity of Southern California

New Faces of Nature: Colossal Buddhas of Sichuan

5:00 pm, 106 McCormick Hall

Giant Buddha at Leshan
April 8–9, 2011
Drawing a Blank: Past and PresentGRADUATE STUDENT CONFERENCE

6:00 pm Friday, 101 McCormick Hall

10 am Saturday, 101 McCormick Hall

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April 5, 2011
Marian FeldmanUniversity of California, Berkeley

The Practical Logic of Style and Memory in Early First Millennium Levantine Ivories

5:00 pm, 106 McCormick Hall

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March 24, 2011
Christina HalperinPrinceton University

King and Clown: Mimesis in Pre-Columbian Maya Art

4:30 pm, 106 McCormick Hall

Cosponsor: Program in Latin American Studies, Princeton University Art Museum
Halperin
February 8, 2011
Alan Trachtenberg

Being There: Photography as Habitation in Photo-texts by Wright Morris

5:00 pm, 106 McCormick Hall

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December 11, 2010
Giorgione and His Times: Confronting Alternate Realities
9:00 am, 101 McCormick Hall
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November 8, 2010
Sophocles HadjisavvasDepartment of Antiquities, Cyprus

Alassa: A Late Bronze Age Town on the Mountains of Alasiya, Cyprus

5:00 pm, 106 McCormick Hall

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October 20, 2010
Dr. Mike WeaverLinacre College, Oxford

Paul Strand and the Cold War

4:30 pm, 106 McCormick Hall

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October 19, 2010
Jonathan ReynoldsBarnard College, Columbia University, Berkeley

Paradise Lost-Paradise Regained, Tomatso Shomei's Photographic Engagement with Okinawa

5:00 pm, 106 McCormick Hall

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April 27, 2010
Glenn LowryMuseum of Modern Art

Making History: Walid Raad, Modern Art, and the Middle East

Lowry
February 22, 2010
Gerhard WolfMax Planck Institute, FlorenceThe Kurt Weitzmann Lecture

Between the Global and the Local: Mediterranean Art Histories

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December 12, 2009
Organized by Deborah HowardUniversity of CambridgeRobert Janson-La Palme Colloquium

Exploding the Can(n)on

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November 18, 2009
Elizabeth BolmanTemple UniversityThe Kurt Weitzmann Lecture

Discovering Early Byzantine Monasticism in Upper Egypt: Art, Archaeology, and Conservation

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October 21, 2008
Alexei LidovResearch Centre for Eastern Christian Culture, Moscow; Russian Academy of Arts for Research and Innovative ProgramsThe Kurt Weitzmann Lecture

Hierotopy: Spatial Icons and Image-Paradigms in Byzantine Culture

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April 29, 2008
Elisabeth KievenBibliotheca Hertziana, Max-Planck-Institute, Rome

Concepts of Space: The Role of Architectural Drawings in the Roman Baroque

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November 12, 2007
Herbert L. KesslerJohns Hopkins UniversityThe Kurt Weitzmann Lecture

Competing Faces in Early Christian Art and the Monopoly on Christ's Likeness

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March 31, 2007
Organized by John Beldon ScottUniversity of IowaRobert Janson-La Palme Colloquium

Architecture and Ritual in Early Modern Europe: Interdisciplinary Strategies of Interpretation

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April 5, 2006
Robert NelsonYale UniversityThe Kurt Weitzmann Lecture

Light at Sinai, Natural, Artificial, Divine

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March 7, 2006
Organized by Walter LiedtkeMetropolitan Museum of ArtRobert Janson-La Palme Colloquium

Art History in the University Versus Art History in the Museum

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December 7, 2005
Anthony SnodgrassLaurence Professor Emeritus of Classical Archaeology, University of Cambridge

The Parthenon Marbles: Sculpture or Architecture?

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November 14, 2003
Gülru Necipoğlu-KafadarHarvard University

Centralized Domed Spaces in Mediterranean Religious Architecture: Thoughts on Ottoman and Italian Renaissance Parallels

Dome of Selimiye Mosque
September 19, 2003
Organized by Patricia Fortini Brown and John PintoPrinceton UniversityRobert Janson-La Palme Colloquium

The Italian Renaissance City: Art, Architecture, and City Identity

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November 6, 2001
Pierre RosenbergPast director, Musée du Louvre

Georges de La Tour: An Exemplary Case of a Painter Whose Reputation Was Revived Thanks to Art Historians

The Cheat with the Ace of Diamonds
November 16, 1999
James CahillUniversity of California, Berkeley, emeritus

Thoughts on the History and Posthistory of Chinese Painting

Cahill
November 10, 1997
Thomas KrensDirector, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York

Frank Gehry's Masterpiece: The New Guggenheim Museum in Bilbao, Spain

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November 8, 1995
Marcia PointonUniversity of Manchester

Brilliant Effects: Jewels, Portraiture, and Power in Eighteenth-Century England

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April 21, 1994
Kathleen Wiel-Garris BrandtInstitute of Fine Arts, New York University

Michaelangelo: Not Yet the Last Judgment

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November 8, 1991
James S. AckermanHarvard University

The Origins of Classicism

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