Recent News in the Field

This section summarizes recent events and headlines in the field and will be updated at the end of each month; links to these events and headlines will appear in the last EMA Newsletter of the month.  If you would like to propose a topic for this section, please email us.


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.