EMA Newsletter: 26 December 2014

Newsletter-Banner-5

26 December 2014

CALLS FOR PAPERS

Platz-Bild

The call for papers for the conference entitled “Platz-Bild” (due 15 Jan, Florence, Italy) is available here and under “Calls for Books, Articles…” in “Research.”

Re-visioning Spaces, Time and Bodies

The call for papers for the conference entitled “Re-visioning Spaces, Time and Bodies” (due 12 Feb, Sydney, Australia) is available here and under “Calls for Books, Articles…” in “Research.”

Ecclesiastical History Society Postgraduate Colloquium 2015

The call for papers for the Ecclesiastical History Society Postgraduate Colloquium 2015 (due 20 Feb, Cambridge, England) is available here and under “Calls for Books, Articles…” in “Research.”

EXHIBITIONS

Filippo Juvarra a Torino. Fantasia barocca

Information on the exhibition entitled “Filippo Juvarra a Torino. Fantasia barocca” (20 Dec-22 Feb, Turin, Italy) is available here.

Piranesi and the Temples of Paestum:  Drawings from Sir John Soane’s Museum

Information on the exhibition entitled “Piranesi and the Temples of Paestum:  Drawings from Sir John Soane’s Museum” (23 Jan-17 May, New York, New York, USA) is available here.

NEWS IN THE FIELD

Plan by George III for Monumental Building Discovered at the British Library

A sketch plan by George III for an unidentified monumental building has been discovered inside a volume on the Palaces of Hanover (Germany) at the British Library.  For more details, click here.

Louvre Initiates Donation Campaign to Purchase Unique Teschen Table

The Louvre has initiated a donation campaign to purchase the late 18th-century German Teschen Table by Johann Christian Neuber; the table is filled with precious stones from Saxony.  For more details, click here.

Obituary of Juergen Schulz

Juergen Schulz, a distinguished architectural historian of medieval and Renaissance Venice at first the University of Berkeley and then Brown University, passed away in late November.  For more details, click here.