EMA Newsletter: 2 March 2018

2 March 2018

CALLS FOR PAPERS

Tangible – Intangible Heritage(s):  Design, Social and Cultural Critiques on the Past, Present and Future

The call for papers for the conference entitled “Tangible – Intangible Heritage(s):  Design, Social and Cultural Critiques on the Past, Present and Future” (due 1 Apr, London, UK) is available here and under “Calls for Books, Articles…” in “Research.”

CONFERENCES AND LECTURES

La nature dans l’appartement ou le dépaysement à demeure (1760-1790)

Information on the lecture “La nature dans l’appartement ou le dépaysement à demeure (1760-1790)” (15 Mar, Paris, France) is available here and under “Conferences, Lectures…” in “Research.”

«Quegli ornamenti più ricchi e più begli che si potesse fare nella difficultà di quell’arte». La decorazione a stucco a Roma tra Cinquecento e Seicento: modelli, influenze, fortuna

Information on the conference entitled “«Quegli ornamenti più ricchi e più begli che si potesse fare nella difficultà di quell’arte». La decorazione a stucco a Roma tra Cinquecento e Seicento: modelli, influenze, fortuna” (13-14 Mar, Rome, Italy) is available here and under “Conferences, Lectures…” in “Research.”

A Shared Heritage:  Urban and Rural Experience on the Banks of the Potomac (Vernacular Architecture Forum 2018 Conference)

Information on the conference entitled “A Shared Heritage:  Urban and Rural Experience on the Banks of the Potomac (Vernacular Architecture Forum 2018 Conference)” (2-5 May, Alexandria, Virginia, USA) is available here and under “Conferences, Lectures…” in “Research.”

EXHIBITIONS

Jean-Jacques Lequeu (1757-1826):  Builder of Fantasy

Information on the exhibition entitled “Jean-Jacques Lequeu (1757-1826):  Builder of Fantasy” (11 Dec 2018-17 Mar 2019, Paris, France) is available here.

NEWS IN THE FIELD

Castle of Peter Paul Rubens for Sale

The 14th-century castle owned by the 17th-century Flemish artist Peter Paul Rubens and featured in some of his paintings is now being sold.  For more details, click here.

UK Export Ban on Francesco Guardi’s Rialto Bridge

The UK Arts Minister has put an export ban on the 18th-century Francesco Guardi’s Rialto Bridge with the Palazzo dei Camerlenghi, in an effort to keep it in the country until a buyer is found.  For more details, click here.

17th-Century Jesuit Church in Malta Now Restored

The 17th-century Jesuit church in Valletta, Malta has had 2,100 meters of its walls restored.  For more details, click here.

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