EMA Newsletter: 24 April 2015

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CALLS FOR ARTICLES AND PAPERS

Renaissance Studies — NIS (Special Interdisciplinary Issue)

The call for articles for a special interdisciplinary issue of Renaissance Studies — NIS (due 30 Jun) is available here and under “Calls for Books, Articles…” in “Research.’

European Architectural History Network Fourth International Meeting

The call for papers for the European Architectural History Network Fourth International Meeting (due 30 Sept, Dublin, Ireland) is available here and under “Calls for Books, Articles…” in “Research.”

CONFERENCES AND LECTURES

Andrea Palladio:  Why Was He the Most Influential Architect of All Time?

Information on the lecture entitled “Andrea Palladio:  Why Was He the Most Influential Architect of All Time?” (7 May, Chicago, Illinois, USA) is available here and under “Conferences, Lectures…” in “Research.”

“Visual Artists Must Live Like Kings or Gods”:  Artists’ Homes in the Middle Ages and the Early Modern Era

Information on the conference entitled “‘Visual Artists Must Live Like Kings or Gods’:  Artists’ Homes in the Middle Ages and the Early Modern Era” (11-14 Jun, Nuremberg, Germany) is available here and under “Conferences, Lectures…” in “Research.”

FELLOWSHIPS

Istituto Sangalli Scholarships

Information on two scholarships (due 15 May) offered by the Istituto Sangalli in Florence is available here and under “Postdoctoral/Junior Scholar” in “Fellowships.”

EXHIBITIONS

Sinan and Masterpieces of the Creative Genius

Information on the exhibition entitled “Sinan and Masterpieces of the Creative Genius” (10 Apr-31 May, Istanbul, Turkey) is available here.

La Sindone a Palazzo Reale

Information on the exhibition entitled “La Sindone a Palazzo Reale” (17 Apr-24 Jun, Turin, Italy) is available here.

NEWS IN THE FIELD

Closure of Inigo Jones’s Queen’s House for Restoration

Inigo Jones’s Queen’s House in Greenwich will be closed from 27 July 2015 to 4 July 2016 so that various restoration projects can be executed.  For more details, click here.

Opening of Private Apartments in Sir John Soane’s Museum

From 19 May, the private apartments in Sir John Soane’s Museum (London) will be open to the public.  For more details, click here.

Ceiling of Festsaal in the Bavarian Schloss Lustheim to be Restored

The ceiling of the Festsaal in the late seventeenth-century Bavarian Schloss Lustheim will be secured by the addition of steel beams; Schloss Lustheim was commissioned from Henrico Zucalli by Elector Max Emanuel of Bavaria after his marriage to the Austrian emperor’s daughter Maria Antonia.  For more details, click here.

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