Current Lectures

February 16, 2017
Mauro MussolinCASVA – Metropolitan Museum of Art

Michelangelo and paper as palimpsest: drawings, letters, records, and sonnets

4:30 PM ∙ 106 McCormick Hall

March 2, 2017
Carl Knappett University of TorontoArchaeological Institute of America

Investigating a Minoan Coastal Town in East Crete: New Work at Palaikastro, 2012-16

4:30 PM ∙ 106 McCormick Hall

March 15, 2017
Stefan HeidemannHamburg UniversityArchaeological Institute of America

Agents of Changes in the Material Culture of the Empire: Technical and Aesthetical Innovations at the Abbasid Court 

April 1, 2017
Michael KoortbojianPrinceton University

Symposium: The Berlin Painter and his World

9:00 am–5:00 pm ∙ 101 McCormick Hall


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April 7–8, 2017
Carolina Mangone and Tony Grafton

Christian Time in Early Modern Europe

9:00 am–5:00 pm ∙ 211 Dickinson Hall

April 11, 2017
Salvatore SettisScuola Normale Superiore, PisaThe James F. Haley '50 Memorial Lecture

Pathos, Symptom, Expression: Laocoon in Europe, 16th to 20th Centuries

April 13, 2017
Sarah GuérinUniversity of Pennsylvania

From Ife to Ifranji: Materials in a World System, circa 1300

4:30 PM ∙ 106 McCormick Hall

April 27, 2017
Gregory LevineUniversity of CA, Berkeley

Nezu Ka’ichirō's Buddha Heads, Yamanaka Sadajirō, and Tianlongshan's Sculptural Diaspora

4:30 PM ∙ 106 McCormick Hall

Cosponsor: P.Y. and Kinmay W. Tang Center for East Asian Art
Nezu Ka'ichirō presenting sculpted heads from the Tianlongshan Caves to Herbert von Dirksen, German Ambassador to Japan, Tokyo, March, 1937.
May 19–20, 2017

The Medieval Treasury across Frontiers and Generations: The Kingdom of León-Castilla in the Context of Muslim-Christian Interchange (c. 1050-1200)

Cosponsor: Departments of History and Art & Archaeology, Princeton; Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas, Madrid
October 20–21, 2017

Rethinking “Pictorialism”: American Art and Photography from 1895 to 1925

101 McCormick Hall

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