EMA Newsletter: 31 January 2014

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31 January 2014

CALLS FOR PAPERS

Sixteenth Century Society & Conference 2014 Conference

The call for papers and complete panels for the Sixteenth Century Society & Conference 2014 Conference (due 1 Apr, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA) is available here and under “Calls for Books, Articles,…” in “Research.”

A Dialogue of the Arts: The Relationship of Exterior and Interior: Descriptions of Architecture and Interiors in Literature of Early Modern Times to the Present

The call for papers for the conference entitled “A Dialogue of the Arts: The Relationship of Exterior and Interior: Descriptions of Architecture and Interiors in Literature of Early Modern Times to the Present” (due 28 Feb, Zurich, Switzerland) is available here and under “Calls for Books, Articles,…” in “Research.”

Invention and Imagination in British Art and Architecture, 600-1500

The call for papers for the conference entitled “Invention and Imagination in British Art and Architecture, 600-1500” (due 25 Mar, London, England) is available here and under “Calls for Books, Articles,…” in “Research.”

Urban Ritual and Ceremony in Pre-Modern Europe, c. 1300-c. 1700

The call for papers for the conference entitled “Urban Ritual and Ceremony in Pre-Modern Europe, c. 1300-c. 1700” (due 18 Feb, Newcastle upon Tyne, England) is available here and under “Calls for Books, Articles,…” in “Research.”

CONFERENCES

Hanover and England – A Garden and Personal Union?:  German and British Garden Culture between 1714 and Today

Information on the conference entitled “Hanover and England – A Garden and Personal Union?:  German and British Garden Culture between 1714 and Today” (26-27 Feb, Hannover, Germany, registration deadline:  14 Feb) is available here and under “Conferences and Lectures” in “Research.”

Baldassare Peruzzi und sein bildkünstlerisches Schaffen

Information on the conference entitled “Baldassare Peruzzi und sein bildkünstlerisches Schaffen” (13-14 Feb, Rome, Italy) is available here and under “Conferences and Lectures” in “Research.”

Architektonisches Wissen: Vermittlung, Austausch und Übersetzung

Information on the conference entitled “Architektonisches Wissen: Vermittlung, Austausch und Übersetzung” (24-27 April, Einsiedeln, Switzerland) is available here and under “Conferences and Lectures” in “Research.”

EXHIBITIONS

The Image of the European City from the Renaissance to the Enlightenment

Information on the exhibition entitled “The Image of the European City from the Renaissance to the Enlightenment” (8 Feb-18 May, Venice, Italy) is available here.

NEWS IN THE FIELD

New Group Formed to Preserve Vanbrugh’s Kings Weston

Kings Weston Action Group has recently been formed to protect and preserve Sir John Vanbrugh’s early eighteenth-century Kings Weston and its estate.  For more details, click here.

Twelve New Drawings by Soane’s Office Discovered

As part of its current restoration project, the Soane Museum in London has discovered twelve drawings by members of Sir John Soane’s office behind a watercolor by Joseph Michael Gandy.  For more details, click here.

Juvarra’s Venaria and Stupinigi to be Managed by Consorzio della Venaria

Filippo Juvarra’s early eighteenth-century Venaria and Stupinigi will now be managed by a single organization, the Consorzio della Venaria.  For more details, click here.

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