26 February 2016
CALLS FOR PAPERS
Neues zu Burgendenkmalpflege, Burgenerfassung und Burgenforschung aus Baden-Württemberg
The call for papers for the conference entitled “Neues zu Burgendenkmalpflege, Burgenerfassung und Burgenforschung aus Baden-Württemberg” (due 29 Apr, Esslingen, Germany) is available here and under “Calls for Books, Articles…” in “Research.”
Books and the City
Public Lecture Series at Strawberry Hill
Society of Architectural Historians/Mellon Author Awards
Mavericks: Breaking the Mould of British Architecture
Information on the exhibition entitled “Mavericks: Breaking the Mould of British Architecture” (26 Jan-20 Apr, London, UK) is available here.
NEWS IN THE FIELD
Eighteenth-Century Redwood Library Acquires Architectural Books Collection
The mid-eighteenth-century Redwood Library in Newport, Rhode Island, USA has acquired a significant new collection of eighteenth-century architectural books and building manuals. For more details, click here.
Bruce Boucher Appointed as Director of Soane Museum
Bruce Boucher, a renowned scholar of Italian architectural history, has been appointed as the new Director of the Soane Museum in London. For more details, click here.
New Lighting for Giulio Romano’s Pescherie in Mantua
A new lighting scheme has been created for Giulio Romano’s early sixteenth-century Pescherie in Mantua. For more details, click here.