Étiqueté : medici

Appel à communication: “Florence Seminar, Medici Archive Project”, Date limite 1 Juin

Appel à communication pour le “Archives and Book Culture in Early Modern Florence Seminar, Medici Archive Project”. Date limite de soumission de candidatures est 1 Juin.   The Medici Archive Project (MAP) and the International Studies Institute (ISI Florence) will offer a pilot six-day seminar whose aim is to explore the vast archival territory relating to printers and bookshops in Grand Ducal Tuscany (including Jewish, women and Protestant printers); the costs of printing and distributing...

Appel à communication : “Contre les Médicis : Art et dissidence dans l’Italie de la Renaissance”, Florence, date limite : 1er janvier 2016

Against the Medici: Art and Dissent in Renaissance Italy / Contro i Medici : arte e dissenso nell’Italia del Rinascimento Florence, Archivio di Stato, 26-27 mai 2016 As patrons of art, the Medici left a legacy that is unrivalled. Their well-known narrative lies at the center of Renaissance scholarship. The Medici patronized painters and sculptors, founded academies, preserved and curated their collections, and used both artists and artworks as political tools to convey their agendas and augment their prestige amongst the courts of...

Conférence : “Religion, Art and Conflict: Disputes, destruction and creation” Londres, Courtauld Institute of Art, 5-6 décembre 2014

Conférence : “Religion, Art and Conflict: Disputes, destruction and creation” Londres, Courtauld Institute of Art, 5-6 décembre 2014

Conference: Religion, Art and Conflict: Disputes, destruction and creation (Courtauld Institute, 5-6 December 2014)   Although not a medieval conference per se, we think our readers will enjoy these two days on Religion, Art and Conflict at the Courtauld Institute in December, with sessions on manuscripts, historiographical reception of medieval art, and more besides. Tickets (£26, £16 students, Courtauld staff/students and concessions) can be ordered here. Throughout history religion and belief have been the catalyst for the...

Parution : Burlington Magazine, Mars 2013, number 1320, vol. 155 (sélection de textes)

Parution : Burlington Magazine, Mars 2013, number 1320, vol. 155 (sélection de textes)

  source :  http://www.burlington.org.uk   Burlington Magazine (Northern European Art), March 2013, Number 1320, Volume 155. Les textes mentionnés ci-dessous (articles, compte rendus d’ouvrages, etc.) résultent d’une sélection en amont de la part de l’auteur de ce billet et ne sont pas révélateurs de l’intégralité de la revue.       Articles : Matthias Wivel, A new attribution to Titian of a drawing of a murder scene (c.1548–52) in a private collection.   Compte rendus d’ouvrages  :...

Parution : Lorenzo de’ Medici at Home. The Inventory of the Palazzo Medici in 1492 par Richard Stapleford

Parution : Lorenzo de’ Medici at Home. The Inventory of the Palazzo Medici in 1492 par Richard Stapleford

  Lorenzo de’ Medici at Home. The Inventory of the Palazzo Medici in 1492, éd. par Richard Stapleford, Penn State University Press, 2013, 232 p., $79.95   Présentation de l’éditeur : “This translation will be welcomed by teachers and scholars in every corner of the English-speaking world and will provide a useful and, in many ways, inexhaustible resource for many years to come.” —Brian A. Curran, The Pennsylvania State University “This book will be of...

Exposition : Nello splendore Mediceo. Papa Leone X e Firenze. Museo delle Cappelle Medicee 25 mars – 6 octobre 2013

Exposition : Nello splendore Mediceo. Papa Leone X e Firenze. Museo delle Cappelle Medicee 25 mars – 6 octobre 2013

Il Museo delle Cappelle Medicee celebrerà la figura di Leone X, primo papa di Casa Medici, a cinquecento anni dall’elezione al soglio pontificio. Dall’angolo visuale fiorentino, la mostra seguirà la vita di Giovanni, figlio secondogenito di Lorenzo il Magnifico, dalla nascita a Firenze nel 1475 fino al 9 marzo 1513, quando venne eletto papa, e al suo breve ritorno in patria nel 1515. Le prime sezioni dell’esposizione saranno dedicate all’educazione del futuro papa. Fin dalla nascita a...