The IAS is actively seeking a speaker for the 2014 IAS/Kress Lecture in Pisa. The Gipsoteca of the Universita di Pisa will host the lecture, and details regarding date and time are coming soon (between late May and mid-June 2014). The speaker must be an established scholar based in North America; the proposed lecture may address any period in Italian art, but must be related to Pisa and/or Tuscany. The lecture may be given in Italian or English, should be approximately 45 minutes in length, and may not have been previously published or presented at another conference or venue. The selected presenter will receive an honorarium of $700 and a $900 supplementary lecture allowance, which can be used for travel, lodging, or translation expenses. The presenter must be a current member of the Italian Art Society. Proposals should include a one-page abstract of the paper to be delivered and a current CV.  Application deadline 4 January 2014.  Questions should be directed to Janis Elliott, Chair of the IAS Awards Committee. If you have submitted a proposal and have not received confirmation of receipt, please contact the IAS Awards Committee chair.

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