Étiqueté : Art et dévotion

Exposition : « Flesh and Blood : Italian Masterpieces from the Capodimonte Museum », Seattle Art Museum, du 17 octobre 2019 au 26 janvier 2020

Flesh and Blood offers a rare opportunity to view unforgettable works from the Capodimonte Museum in Naples. Renowned artists of the High Renaissance such as Titian and Raphael join Neapolitan masters including Artemisia Gentileschi, Jusepe de Ribera, and Bernardo Cavallino. The show reveals the many ways the human body can express love and devotion, physical labor, and tragic suffering. The exhibition is organized by the Museo e Real Bosco di Capodimonte, Naples, the Seattle Art...

Exposition : « Drama and Devotion in Baroque Rome », Athens – Georgia Museum of Art, du 27 juillet 2019 au 21 mai 2020

Rome has long been a key destination for artists. At the beginning of the 17th century, painters from across Europe flocked to the Eternal City to see the revolution caused by painter Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio (1571 – 1610). Everyone copied his stark contrast of light and dark, powerful realism and dramatic sense of staging. The works presented in this exhibition, all from the Museum and Gallery at Bob Jones University, celebrate how Caravaggio shaped...

Parution : Giulia Puma, « Les Nativités italiennes (1250-1450). Une histoire d’adoration », École française de Rome, 2019

Cet ouvrage, situé à la croisée de l’histoire des images et de l’histoire religieuse, est fondé sur la constitution d’une série longue, allant de 1250 à 1450, et couvrant les régions centrales de la péninsule italienne, des scènes peintes, à fresque et sur retable, représentant la Nativité du Christ. La série est traitée aussi bien pour les possibilités quantitatives qu’elle offre que pour les études de cas ou de groupes d’images qu’elle permet d’identifier. La...

Parution : Anne L. Williams “Satire, Veneration, and St. Joseph in Art, c. 1300-1550”, Amsterdam University Press

Parution: “Satire, Veneration, and St. Joseph in Art, c. 1300-1550”,  écrit par Anne L. Williams, publication faite par Amsterdam University Press le 26 – 08 – 2019 Satire, Veneration, and St. Joseph in Art, c. 1300-1550 is the first to reclaim satire as a central component of Catholic altarpieces, devotional art, and veneration, moving beyond humor’s relegation to the medieval margins or to the profane arts alone. The book challenges humor’s perception as a mere...

Parution: “The Pictorial Art of El Greco – Transmaterialities, Temporalities, and Media” date de publication 14 – 01 – 2019

Parution: “The Pictorial Art of El Greco – Transmaterialities, Temporalities, and Media”,  écrit par Livia Stoenescu, publié par Amsterdam University Press, date de publication 14 – 01 – 2019 Présentation: The Pictorial Art of El Greco: Transmaterialities, Temporalities, and Media investigates El Greco’s pictorial art as foundational to the globalising trends manifested in the visual culture of early modernity. It also exposes the figurative, semantic, and allegorical senses that El Greco created to challenge an Italian...

Exposition : “I SANTI D’ITALIA. La pittura devota tra Tiziano, Guercino e Carlo Maratta”, Milan – Palazzo Reale, du 25 mars au 4 juin 2017.

I SANTI D’ITALIA. La pittura devota tra Tiziano, Guercino e Carlo Maratta Milan – Palazzo Reale – du 25 mars au 4 juin 2017. In occasione della visita di Papa Francesco a Milano prevista per il prossimo 25 marzo, aprirà dal 24 marzo al 4 giugno 2017 a Palazzo Reale la mostra “I Santi d’Italia. La pittura devota tra Tiziano, Guercino e Carlo Maratta”, a cura di Daniela Porro. Promossa da Comune di Milano –...

Exposition : “Madonnas and Miracles”, Cambridge – The Fitzwilliam Museum, du 7 mars au 4 juin 2017.

Madonnas and Miracles – The Fitzwilliam Museum Madonnas and Miracles exposes a hidden world of religious devotion in the Italian Renaissance home. Bringing together a wealth of objects, including jewellery, ceramics, books, sculptures and paintings, the exhibition invites us into a domestic sphere that was charged with spiritual significance. Drawing materials from across the Italian peninsula, and juxtaposing fine works of art with humble and everyday artefacts, Madonnas and Miracles offers a vivid encounter with...