Activities

Institut für Kunstgeschichte, LMU / Zentralinstitut für Kunstgeschichte
Institut für Kunstgeschichte, LMU / Zentralinstitut für Kunstgeschichte

7-8 December 2018

Madonne: Reframing, Coronation and Re-Installation of Marian Images in Early Modern Spaces

In December 2018, SACRIMA’s third conference considered iterations of the Virgin Mary reframed through early modern coronations, revisions, and re-installations. Subjects presented span Northern and Southern Europe across the sixteenth through eighteenth centuries.

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American University, Washington D.C.
American University, Washington D.C.

28-30 September 2018

Sixth Feminist Art History Conference, American University

Erin Giffin will present her ongoing current research on Loretan devotion at the Sixth Feminist Art History Conference at American University. Her paper, entitled “Mater Ecclesia(e): Papal Symbolism and the Madonna of Loreto,” explores the evolution of iconographic traits of the Loretan Madonna across the early modern period. 

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Rome

Universidad Pablo de Olavide, Sevilla; Universidad de Sevilla; Università degli Studi Roma Tre; Centro Studi Cultura e Immagine di Roma

Rome

17-20 September 2018

A la luz de Roma: Santos y santidad en el barroco iberoamericano

Universidad Pablo de Olavide, Sevilla; Universidad de Sevilla; Università degli Studi Roma Tre; Centro Studi Cultura e Immagine di Roma


Tel Aviv University

Sefy Hendler (Université de Tel Aviv), Florian Métral (Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne) et Philippe Morel  (Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne).

Tel Aviv University

11-12 June

La Renaissance des origines

Sefy Hendler (Université de Tel Aviv), Florian Métral (Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne) et Philippe Morel  (Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne).

Chiara Franceschini participated in the first part of the International Colloquium La Renaissance des origines. Commencement, genèse et création dans l’art des XVe et XVIe siècles, celebrated in Tel Aviv University (11-12 June) as part of the France-Israel Season 2018.

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Rome

Bibliotheca Hertziana – Max Planck Institute for Art History

Rome

5-6 June 2018

Maniera and Mannerisms: a Historiographic Paradigm of Cinquecento Art

Bibliotheca Hertziana – Max Planck Institute for Art History

As a collaboration of the Bibliotheca Hertziana in Rome, SACRIMA, and the Kunsthistorisches Institut in Florence, this workshop presents a forum for scholars currently engaged in research projects that reckon with the historiographic challenges continuously shaping contemporary discourse regarding mannerism and artwork produced across the sixteenth century. 

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Centre André Chastel, Paris

Francesca Alberti (CESR /Université François-Rabelais, Tours), Antonella Fenech Kroke (Centre André Chastel/CNRS)

Centre André Chastel, Paris

19 January 2018

Corps troublants. Images et imaginaires dans la première modernité

Francesca Alberti (CESR /Université François-Rabelais, Tours), Antonella Fenech Kroke (Centre André Chastel/CNRS)

Chiara Franceschini contributed to the first workshop of the cycle Corps troublants in Paris.

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Zentralinstitute für Kunstgeschichte – LMU München
Zentralinstitute für Kunstgeschichte – LMU München

30 November – 1 December 2017

Holy children, liminal bodies. The status and materiality of infancy in early modern visual culture

Starting from an investigation of the reinvention, the functions and the adaptations of the ‘normative image’ of the ancient putto in the Renaissance, this conference questioned the multiform transmigration, variation, adaptation and use of images of children in early modern Europe.

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Zentralinstitute für Kunstgeschichte
Zentralinstitute für Kunstgeschichte

2 – 3 November

Contested forms. The limits of the sacred image and the normative power of art in early modern Europe

“Contested forms” was the first of a series of planned conferences and workshops organized by the Sacrima team over the duration of the five-year project. These events will open discussions with the larger scientific community regarding the main research questions of the project and/or provide closer analysis of associated sub-projects and case studies.
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Bibliotheca Hertziana, Rome

Klaus Krüger and Anne Eusterschulte.

Biblioteca Hertziana – Max Planck-Institut for Kunstgeschichte in Rome.

Bibliotheca Hertziana, Rome

18-19 May 2017

Figura. Ästhetische und mediale Aspekte einer Denkform in der Vormoderne

Klaus Krüger and Anne Eusterschulte.

Biblioteca Hertziana – Max Planck-Institut for Kunstgeschichte in Rome.

 

Chiara Franceschini participated in this interdisciplinary conference with the paper “Appearance of life (Schein-Leben), gradations of reality and liminal figures”.

 

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Casa de Velázquez, Madrid

Casa de Velázquez, Madrid

Coordinated by: Felipe Pereda (Harvard University), María Cruz de Carlos Varona, (Universidad Autónoma de Madrid), Nicolas Morales (EHEHI, Casa de Velázquez)

Harvard University, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Campus de Excelencia UAM-CSIC, Ministerio de Educación, Cultura y Deporte, École des hautes études hispaniques et ibériques (Casa de Velázquez, Madrid), École française de Rome, Telemme (UMR 7303 Aix-Marseille Université-CNRS)

 

Casa de Velázquez, Madrid

8-11 May 2017

The Great Debate on Images: The Catholic Monarchy and its Atlantic Empire

Casa de Velázquez, Madrid

Coordinated by: Felipe Pereda (Harvard University), María Cruz de Carlos Varona, (Universidad Autónoma de Madrid), Nicolas Morales (EHEHI, Casa de Velázquez)

Harvard University, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Campus de Excelencia UAM-CSIC, Ministerio de Educación, Cultura y Deporte, École des hautes études hispaniques et ibériques (Casa de Velázquez, Madrid), École française de Rome, Telemme (UMR 7303 Aix-Marseille Université-CNRS)

 

Cloe Cavero travelled to Madrid to attend a workshop on sacred images at the time of the Reformation.

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Rome, Accademia Nazionale di San Luca.

Institut für Kunstgeschichte (LMU München), École Pratique des Hautes Études (Sorbonne) and Accademia Nazionale di San Luca.

 

12-13 December 2016

Ideal Forms and Ideal Seeing in the Renaissance

Rome, Accademia Nazionale di San Luca.

Institut für Kunstgeschichte (LMU München), École Pratique des Hautes Études (Sorbonne) and Accademia Nazionale di San Luca.

 

Chiara Franceschini presented “Ideal Forms and Ideal Seeing in Roman Chapels” at the International Conference Ideales Sehen und Ideale Sehen in der Renaissance/Ideal Forms and Ideal Seeing in the Renaissance, organized by Sabine Frommel and Ulrich Pfisterer in Rome.

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12-13 December 2016

International Workshop: Genèse et postérité des Evangelicae Historiae Imagines (1593)

Chiara Franceschini presented the paper “Quandoque imagini adpinxit, quod non legitur in Evangelio. Notes on the autonomy of images in the EHI”, at the international workshop Genèse et postérité des Evangelicae Historiae Imagines (1593), organized by Ralph Dekoninck, Pierre Antoine Fabre et Patrick Goujon.

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DEADLINE 1 December 2016

CfA: Applications are sought for up to two Research Associates (Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter/in) for the ERC funded project SACRIMA

Applications are sought for up to two Research Associates (Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter/in) for the new ERC funded project SACRIMA, The Normativity of Sacred Images in Early Modern Europe led by Professor Chiara Franceschini and based at the LMU Institute for Art History in Munich, Germany. Applications from other related disciplines are welcome.

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