EMA Newsletter: 27 January 2017

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27 January 2017

CALLS FOR ARTICLES AND PAPERS

Fabrique et usages du jardin du XIVe au XVIIIe siècle. Dessin, techniques, botanique

The ongoing call for articles for a volume entitled Fabrique et usages du jardin du XIVe au XVIIIe siècle. Dessin, techniques, botanique is available here and under “Calls for Books, Articles…” in “Research.”

The Making of Humanities VI

The call for papers for the conference entitled “The Making of Humanities VI” (due 15 Apr, Oxford, UK) is available here and under “Calls for Books, Articles…” in “Research.”

CONFERENCES AND LECTURES

Dialogues across the Channel: British and French Architects on Architectural Experience (1750-1815)

Information on the lecture entitled “Dialogues across the Channel: British and French Architects on Architectural Experience (1750-1815)” (22 Mar, London, UK) is available here and under “Conferences, Lectures…” in “Research.”

At Close Quarters:  Experiencing the Domestic, c. 1400-1600

Information on the conference entitled “At Close Quarters:  Experiencing the Domestic, c. 1400-1600” (3 Mar, York, UK) is available here and under “Conferences, Lectures…” in “Research.”

Pevsner and the Oxford Colleges

Information on the lecture entitled “Pevsner and the Oxford Colleges” (8 Mar, London, UK) is available here and under “Conferences, Lectures…” in “Research.”

NEWS IN THE FIELD

Obituary of James S. Ackerman

James S. Ackerman, the renowned American architectural historian, passed away in late December.  For an obituary, click here.

Whitechapel Bell Foundry to Move or Close in London

Dating back to the 15th century and still occupying its 18th-century building in London, the Whitechapel Bell Foundry will either vacate its building or close this coming May.  For more details, click here.

New Illumination for S. Maria presso S. Satiro in Milan

New lighting has been installed in S. Maria presso S. Satiro, the Milanese church containing Donato Bramante’s perspectivally illusionistic apse.  For more details, click here.

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