EMA Newsletter: 29 May 2015

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29 May 2015

CALLS FOR PAPERS

Image Matter: Art and Materiality (Graduate Conference)

The call for papers for the graduate conference entitled “Image Matter: Art and Materiality” (due 1 Aug, Manchester, England) is available here and under “Calls for Books, Articles…” in “Research.”

Society for Renaissance Studies 7th Biennial Conference

The call for papers for the Society for Renaissance Studies 7th Biennial Conference (due 2 Oct, Glasgow, Scotland) is available here and under “Calls for Books, Articles…” in “Research.”

Imaginary Renaissance: The Reception of Renaissance in Contemporary Culture

The call for papers for the conference entitled “Imaginary Renaissance: The Reception of Renaissance in Contemporary Culture” (due 1 Jul, Rouen, France) is available here and under “Calls for Books, Articles…” in “Research.”

All-Ireland Architecture Research Group 2016 Conference (Call for Sessions)

The call for sessions for the All-Ireland Architecture Research Group 2016 Conference (due 15 Jun, Cork, Ireland) is available here and under “Calls for Books, Articles…” in “Research.”

CONFERENCES AND LECTURES

Barock/Klassik

Information on the conference entitled “Barock/Klassik” (21-25 Jun, Einsiedeln, Switzerland) is available here and under “Conferences, Lectures…” in “Research.”

Women, Land and the Making of the British Landscape, 1300-1900

Information on the conference entitled “Women, Land and the Making of the British Landscape, 1300-1900” (29-30 Jun, Hull, England) is available here and under “Conferences, Lectures…” in “Research.”

Wittkower’s Influence on Bernini and Vice Versa

Information on the lecture entitled “Wittkower’s Influence on Bernini and Vice Versa” (8 Jun, Rome, Italy) is available here and under “Conferences, Lectures…” in “Research.”

NEW BOOKS

NOTE:  This section of our newsletter will be used to announce new books when requested.  If you would like us to include details of your recent or forthcoming book, please email us a link or flyer at  earlymodarchitecture@gmail.com.

Gschwend, Annemarie Jordan and K. J. P. Lowe (eds).  The Global City:  On the Streets of Renaissance Lisbon.  Lisbon:  Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, forthcoming November 2015.  For more information, click here.

NEWS IN THE FIELD

Early Eighteenth-Century British Clandon Park House Gutted by Fire

 In late April, a fire gutted the early eighteenth-century Clandon Park House, a Grade I house owned by the National Trust in Surrey, England.  For more details, click here and here.

Salone in Filippo Juvarra’s Palazzina di Caccia at Stupinigi Now Restored

The salone, the central room, inside Filippo Juvarra’s early eighteenth-century Palazzina di Caccia at Stupinigi has recently been stabilized and restored.  For more details, click here.

Restoration of the Basin and Parterres of Latona at Versailles Completed

After two years of work, the restoration of the basin and parterres of Latona in the gardens of Versailles is now complete.  For more details, click here.

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