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The great cities of Early Byzantine Greece
17 / 04 / 2018

The great cities of Early Byzantine Greece

Tuesday 24 April 2018 at 4 pm already the 42nd lecture in the series "Middle Ages in Motion" will take place at the IAH CAS. Alessandro Taddei is going to speak on "The great cities of Early Byzantine Greece (4-7 AD): Architectural maintenance and strategies of transformation." For more details, please, see the attachment.

Attached file: Stredovek v pohybu_42.pdf

Confiscated Fates Conference
04 / 04 / 2018

Confiscated Fates Conference

On Monday 16 April 2018 at the Academic Conference Centre, Husova 4, the conference "Confiscated Fates – Search for the Provenance of Movable Monuments Expropriated in 1945" takes place. The conference beginns at 9.30. For programme and paper abstracts see the attachment.

Attached file: UDU_program_konfiskovane_osudy.pdf

Representing Plants and Animals in the 16th Century
04 / 04 / 2018

Representing Plants and Animals in the 16th Century

On Wednesday 11 April 2018 at 4.30 pm another lecture from the series Collegium Historiae Artium takes place at the IAH. This time Florike Egmond (Leiden University) will talk on "Representing plants and animals in the 16th century". For more detail see the attachment.

Attached file: 20180411_CHA_Egmond.pdf

The Reception of Antique and Renaissance Tradition
16 / 03 / 2018

The Reception of Antique and Renaissance Tradition

On Wednesday 28 March 2018 at 4.30 pm another lecture from the Collegium Historiae Artium takes place at the IAH. This time Caterina Cardamone from Rimini will talk on "The Reception of Antique and Renaissance Tradition in Vienna at the Beginning of the 20th Century". For more detail see the attachment.

Attached file: CHA_20180328_Cardamone.pdf

12 / 03 / 2018

Bader Scholarship 2018/2019

We are delighted to announce that in 2018 the foundation Bader Philanthropies has supported these three projects:
Architecture – Action – Decorum: Republican Houses in Pompeji
05 / 03 / 2018

Architecture – Action – Decorum: Republican Houses in Pompeji

Another lecture in the series Collegium Historiae Artium will take place Wednesday 14 March 2018 at 16.30 at the Institute of Art History, Husova 4, room 117. This time, Annette Haug from Institut für klassische Altertumskunde, CAU Kiel will speak on "Architecture – Action – Decorum: Republican Houses in Pompeji".

Attached file: CHA_20180314_Haug.pdf

Conference "Practices, Circulation and Legacies"
28 / 02 / 2018

Conference "Practices, Circulation and Legacies"

An international conference "Practices, Circulation and Legacies: Photographic Histories in Central and Eastern Europe" will take place in Ljubljana. It is co-organised by Institute of Art History within the programme "Form and Function of Communication", AV21 Strategy. For more details and registration see the attachment.

Attached file: PROGRAMME PhH CEE Ljubljana 2018 FINAL.pdf

PostDoc Scholarship
15 / 02 / 2018

PostDoc Scholarship

The Institute of Art History of the CAS invites junior researchers, PhD holders, to apply for a postdoc scholarship funded by the Czech Academy of Sciences. All applications must be submitted until 31 March 2018 to the address: Ústav dějin umění AV ČR, v. v. i. (secretary), Husova 4, 110 00 Prague 1 For details see the attachment.

Attached file: UDU_vyzva_postdoc_2018_cj_aj.pdf

Archduke Ferdinand II of Austria and His Cultural Patronage between Prague and Innsbruck
12 / 02 / 2018

Archduke Ferdinand II of Austria and His Cultural Patronage between Prague and Innsbruck

The international conference "Archduke Ferdinand II of Austria and His Cultural Patronage between Prague and Innsbruck" will take place on 21–23 February 2018 at the Academic Conference Centre (Husova 4a, Prague 1). Papers to be presented deal with following aspects of Duke's patronage: “Kunstkammer”, Collections, Cultural Transfers / The Fine Arts and their Protagonists / Architecture / Humanism – Science, Literature and Music / The Dynasty and its Festivities. For more details see the attachment.

Attached file: Program_aktualni_Public.pdf

Attached file: POSTERsmall.pdf

CFP: 17th Meeting on the Sepulchre Monumets
08 / 02 / 2018

CFP: 17th Meeting on the Sepulchre Monumets

Annual meeting on the issues of sepulchre monuments has been organised by the Institute of Art History, CAS since 2000. The aim of the meeting is to mediate an interdisciplinary cooperation within the topic. Welcomed are papers referring especially to the Central European material from Middle Ages up to present. Again, a special panel on Jewish sepulchre monuments is planned. Papers are going to be published in the Artefactum Publishing House, in the Epigraphica & Sepulcralia Monographica series.

Attached file: CFP_Sepulcralia_2018.pdf

CFP: When All Roads Led to Paris. Artistic Exchanges Between France and Central Europe in the 19th Century
31 / 01 / 2018

CFP: When All Roads Led to Paris. Artistic Exchanges Between France and Central Europe in the 19th Century

This workshop, organized by the French Research Center in Humanities and Social Sciences (CEFRES), the Institute of Art History of the Czech Academy of Sciences (ÚDU AV ČR), the National Gallery in Prague (NG) and the Institute of Art History of the Faculty of Arts of the Charles University (ÚDU FF UK) is open to PhD students, post doctoral students and young researchers.

Attached file: CFP Když všechny cesty vedly do Paříže.pdf

Attached file: CFP When All Roads Led to Paris.pdf

Attached file: Application form.docx

Josef Sudek: Topography of Ruins
24 / 01 / 2018

Josef Sudek: Topography of Ruins

From 25 January till 29 March 2018 the Galerie Gerhart-Hauptmann-Haus in Düsseldorf hosts the premiere of the exhibition project "Josef Sudek: Topography of Ruins". The exhibition presents forty newly-made prints of images which Josef Sudek took in the streets of Prague immediately after the World War II to document the damage sustained by the city. The exhibition will then travel in the same format to Milan, Rome and Warsaw. An expanded version of the exhibition will subsequently be presented in Prague during the summer of 2018.

Attached file: SUDEK_A5_Postcard_11012018.pdf

Attached file: tiskova_zprava_Du_sseldorf_new.pdf

„Cazzon da mulo“. Wit and Irony in Michelangelo da Caravaggio’s Boy Bitten by a Lizzard
15 / 01 / 2018

„Cazzon da mulo“. Wit and Irony in Michelangelo da Caravaggio’s Boy Bitten by a Lizzard

We invite you to the lecture of Jürgen Müller (Technische Universität Dresden) "„Cazzon da mulo“. Wit and Irony in Michelangelo da Caravaggio’s Boy Bitten by a Lizzard", which takes place on Wednesday 24 January 2018 at 16.30 at the IAH CAS, Husova 4, room no. 117. For more details see the attachment.

Attached file: CHA_Muller.pdf

Merry Christmas
23 / 12 / 2017

Merry Christmas

Wishing you Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

Attached file: UDU-PF-2018.jpg

Habsburger Adventus
03 / 12 / 2017

Habsburger Adventus

We would like to invite you to the international workshop "Habsburger Adventus. Stadteinzüge und Kirchenbesuche im 16. und 17. Jahrhundert" which takes place on Tuesday 5 December 2017 in the Academic Conference Centre (Husova 4a, Prague 1). For programme see the attachment.

Attached file: Habsburger Adventus Workshop.pdf

Photoplastik: Max Klinger’s Beethoven
14 / 11 / 2017

Photoplastik: Max Klinger’s Beethoven

Another lecture from the series Collegium Historiae Artium will take place on Wednesday 29 November 2017 at 3.30 at the IAH CAS, Husova 4, room no. 117. This time Megan R. Luke (University of Southern California) talks about "Photoplastik: Max Klinger’s Beethoven".

Attached file: CHA_Luke.pdf

Marble Market in the Late Ancient Mediterranean. Sarcophagi from Ravenna and „Global Art History“
14 / 11 / 2017

Marble Market in the Late Ancient Mediterranean. Sarcophagi from Ravenna and „Global Art History“

The lecture, delivered by Zuzana Frantová from Masaryk University in Brno, belongs to the lecture series Middle Ages in Motion. It will take place at the IAH, Husova 4, room No. 117 on Tuesday 21 November 2017 at 4.00 pm.

Attached file: Stredovek v pohybu_39_n_2.pdf

Bader Scholarship Holders in Art History
07 / 11 / 2017

Bader Scholarship Holders in Art History

We would like to invite you to the international workshop "Bader Scholars in Art History". The conference is organized by the Institute of Art History of the Czech Academy of Sciences with the support of Isabel & Alfred Bader Fund, a Bader Philanthropy, and the Czech Association of Art Historians. Free admission to the conference is limited by the capacity of the conference venue.

Attached file: bader_pozvanka_final.pdf

Troja Chateau
06 / 11 / 2017

Troja Chateau

The newly released publication on Troja Château describes the construction history and circumstances of the creation of this well-known Prague Baroque complex. The architecture of Troja Château, the extraordinary quality of its decoration and the social ties of its builder – Wenzel Adalbert, Count of Sternberg – have been for the first time put into the wider context of Central European art at the end of the 17th century. The book, accompanied with ample illustrations and schematic diagrams, has been also conceived as a practical guide to the château, meeting the needs of the general public as well as visitors with professional interest.
Riegl, Phenomenology, and the Ethic of Attention
09 / 10 / 2017

Riegl, Phenomenology, and the Ethic of Attention

We invite you to the lecture of Michael Gubser (James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA) "Riegl, Phenomenology, and the Ethic of Attention", which take place on Wednesday 25 October 2017 at 15.30 at the IAH CAS, Husova 4, room no. 117. For more details see the attachment.

Attached file: CHA_Gubser.pdf

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