Étiqueté : art et théorie

Parution : L. Bosch, « Mannerism, Spirituality and Cognition. The Art Of Enargeia », Routledge, 2020

This book employs a new approach to the art of sixteenth-century Europe by incorporating rhetoric and theory to enable a reinterpretation of elements of Mannerism as being grounded in sixteenth-century spirituality. Lynette M. F. Bosch examines the conceptual vocabulary found in sixteenth-century treatises on art from Giorgio Vasari to Federico Zuccari, which analyses how language and spirituality complement the visual styles of Mannerism. By exploring the way in which writers from Leone Ebreo to Gabriele...

Appel à contribution : « Objects Beyond the Senses, Convivium VIII/1, 2021 », date limite le 31 janvier 2020

“What is beyond the senses” – ea quae in sensu non cadunt –, writes Thomas Aquinas about the way in which divine truth is to be made known, “cannot be grasped by human understanding except so far as knowledge is gathered of [it] through the senses” (Summa Contra Gentiles, Book 1, ch. 3). How can this statement be explored through contemporary medieval art history? ‘Object’, as is well known, derives from the Latin obiectum, a...

Parution : G. Knox, « Sense Knowledge and the Challenge of Italian Renaissance Art : El Greco, Velázquez, Rembrandt », Amsterdam university press, 2019.

Giles Knox examines how El Greco, Velazquez, and Rembrandt, though a disparate group of artists, were connected by a new self-consciousness with respect to artistic tradition. In particular, Knox considers the relationship of these artists to the art of Renaissance Italy, and sets aside nationalist art histories in order to see the period as one of fruitful exchange. Across Europe during the seventeenth century, artists read Italian-inspired writings on art and these texts informed how...

Rencontres doctorales internationales : « Transition(s) : concept, méthodes et études de cas (XIVe-XVIIe siècles) », Université de Liège, salle Wittert, les 30 et 31 janvier 2018

Rencontres doctorales internationales Transitions (Université de Liège) / TRAME (Université de Picardie Jules Verne) / CESR (Université François Rabelais de Tours) Volet 1 : « Transition(s) : concept, méthodes et études de cas (XIVe-XVIIe siècles) » Liège, 30 et 31 janvier 2018     L’Unité de recherches (UR) « Transitions. Moyen Âge et première Modernité » de l’Université de Liège s’associe au laboratoire TRAME (Textes, représentations, archéologie et mémoire de l’Antiquité à la Renaissance) de l’Université de...

Journée d’étude : « Una nuova lettura del De pictura di Leon Battista Alberti », Rome – Bibliotheca Hertziana/Villino Stroganoff, 13 mars 2017.

Una nuova lettura del De pictura di Leon Battista Alberti Workshop organizzato da Tanja Michalsky e Pietro Roccasecca 13 marzo 2017 Villino Stroganoff Via Gregoriana 22  00187 Roma Il De pictura è il primo testo moderno a trattare sistematicamente tutte le conoscenze necessarie alla rappresentazione visiva dei corpi umani, dell’architettura e della natura al fine di narrare una storia con linee e colori su una superficie. Per questa ragione esso è stato la pietra angolare...