3rd December 2013
Karen Lang delivers her conference paper Ethics and the Void in the Art of Anish Kapoor at the Florence Biennale 2013.
Conference title: Neo-Humanism: Art, Ethics, and Aesthetics at the Dawn of the new Millennium - In Memory of Carlo Ludovico Ragghianti. Date: 3 December 2013. Location: Salone dei Cinquecento, Palazzo Vecchio, Florence.
27 November 2013
Karen Lang, 'Art history and its possibilities - a conversation'. University of Exeter, College of Humanities. Research Seminar. Art History and Visual Cultures.
26 October 2013
Lorenzo Pericolo. 'What is Metapainting? The Self-Aware Image Twenty Years Later'. Online recording of Introduction. Introduction to the conference 'The Metapictorial - East and West'. A one-day conference organised by the Department of History of Art in collaboration with the Fondazione Giorgio Cini, The Humanities Research Centre and the Early Modern Forum, University of Warwick. Date: 25–26 October 2013. Location: Palazzo Pesaro Papafava, Cannaregio, Venice.
24 October 2013
"Art historian and curator of 'Turner and Constable: Sketching from Nature', Michael Rosenthal gives an enlightening talk about the exhibition, the galleries, and the legacy of Turner, Constable and their contemporaries". Turner Contemporary, Margate. Gallery event notice
Michael Hatt, 'The Way We Sculpt Now', plenary paper at Nineteenth-Century Numbers, BAVS 2013 (British Association for Victorian Studies). Keynote Speakers: Alice Jenkins (University of Glasgow); Michael Hatt (University of Warwick); Mary Poovey (New York University); Theodore Porter (University of California, Los Angeles). 29-31 August 2013, Royal Holloway, University of London. Review. Poster
Campbell, Louise. Gropius in Church Street: a comedy of errors in Chelsea, paper for Stylistic Dead Ends
21 June 2013
Campbell, Louise. ‘Gropius in Church Street: a comedy of errors in Chelsea’, paper for conference: Stylistic Dead-Ends? Fresh Perspectives on British Architecture Between the World Wars. Thursday, June 20 2013 - Friday, June 21 2013, St John's College, Oxford University. http://www.stylisticdeadends.co.uk/
10 June 2013
Jenny Alexander. 'Santiago de Compostela: new thoughts on the construction of the great pilgrimage church'. Paper given at the “All Things Stone II” Colloquium, Aguilar de Campoo, Spain.
9 May 2013
Michael Rosenthal. 'Colonel Patersons Scrapbook'. Public Lecture Series: John Turner Memorial Lecture 2013. Newcastle City Hall (New South Wales, Australia).
When, in 1809, he knew he would be returning to Britain, colonial hand Colonel William Paterson took great care to commission watercolours from John Lewin and George Robert Evans, arguably the leading artists in the colony. This comparatively ambitious project involved importing both drawing paper and watercolour paints into New South Wales, and the resulting work offers an intriguing snapshot of how what was meant as a penal colony, a place of punitive retribution, could be perceived as something very different...
7 March 2013
Louise Campbell. ‘Reputations reassessed: Sir Basil Spence’. Twentieth Century Society, 7 March 2013. Part of the Spring Lecture Series: Reputations Reassessed.
Research paper presentation
26 February 2013
Giorgio Tagliaferro. 'Titian's Serravalle Altarpiece and His Work in the 1540s', University of Cambridge, Department of History of Art.
Research Seminar presentation
20 February 2013
Michael Hatt, ‘Edward Carpenter and the Domestic Interior’. Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art, 20 February 2013.
From the site: These research seminars are intended to showcase original and stimulating research in all areas of British art and architectural history. They will take the form of hour-long talks, followed by questions and drinks, and are geared to scholars, curators, conservators, art-trade professionals and research students working on the history of British art. The papers given in this first series of research seminars will be delivered by members of The Paul Mellon Centre’s Advisory Council.