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Paul Smith publishes book on painting, science and coloured shadows

Warwick professor explains why artists and scientists describe colours as 'beautiful'.

Thu 18 Mar 2021, 09:12 | Tags: Publications, Research, Publication - Book


Naomi Vogt publishes essay in Art Journal

Dr Naomi Vogt's publishes new essay in Art Journal

Tue 29 Sep 2020, 11:49 | Tags: Publications, Research, Online publication

Shortlist for the Society of Architectural Historian's of Great Britain's Alice Davies Hitchcock Award announced

Louise Campbell and Otto Saumarez Smith both shortlisted for the Alice Davies Hitchcock Medalion

Thu 17 Sep 2020, 11:34 | Tags: Publications, Research, Awards, Publication - Book

Presentation of Prof. Lorenzo Pericolo's Guido Reni Volumes in Bologna

New translated Volumes of Malvasia's Life of Guido Reni edited by Professor Lorenzo Pericolo will be presented at the Pinacotena Nazionale Bologna on 21st January 2020.

These volumes arise from a radical re-discussion of historical sources and a deep exploration of the theoretical principles of Malvasia. Illustrated with numerous colour images, and a monographic essay by Lorenzo Pericolo. 


Kristian Zahrtmann article and exhibition

Professor Michael Hatt has published an article titled ‘Zahrtmann’s Symposium: Ethics, History and Desire’ in conjunction with the new exhibition Kristian Zahrtmann: Queer, Art and Passion.


New book from Dr Otto Saumarez Smith: 'Boom Cities'.

Congratulations to Dr Otto Saumarez Smith on the publication of his new book 'Boom Cities. Architect Planners and the Politics of Radical Urban Renewal in 1960s Britain'.

Boom Cities is the first published history of the profound transformations of British city centres in the 1960s.

Fri 29 Mar 2019, 11:27 | Tags: Publications, Research, General, Publication - Book

Dr Otto Saumarez Smith has edited Oxford DNB February Update.

Dr Otto Saumarez Smith has been an advisory editor and key contributor for the February Update of the Oxford Dictionary of National Bibliography. This update has a focus on planners responsible for the redevelopment of Britain’s cities in the years after 1945. The subjects include three of Coventry’s town planners and designers: Sir Wilfred Burns, Percy Edwin Alan Johnson-Marshall, and Frederick Bernard Pooley.

 

Mon 04 Mar 2019, 12:38 | Tags: Impact, Publications, General, Online publication

Dr Rosie Dias - new book published this week.

Dr Rosie Dias’s book, co-edited with Dr Kate Smith (University of Birmingham), will be published by Bloomsbury Academic this week. British Women and Cultural Practices of Empire, 1770-1940 focuses on the ways in which British women, through engagements with material culture, sketching, collecting, curating, writing and display, contributed to constructions of empire in the modern period.

Mon 01 Oct 2018, 08:41 | Tags: Publications, Research, General, Publication - Book

Dr Rosie Dias participates in major British Library research project.

Rosie Dias has contributed to the British Library’s research project, Picturing Places, recently published as a web-based resource exploring the Library’s vast topographical collections. Her two articles, “Recording and Representing India: The East India Company’s Landscape Practices” and “A Map of Kolkata in 1785” draw upon her current research on the East India Company and visual culture, and focus upon works in the British Library’s India Office Collection and King’s Topographical Collection.