Conferences & Lectures - RSA

2019 Annual Meeting of the Renaissance Society of America

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Location: Toronto

Sessions Sponsored by the Italian Art Society

Session Title: Art Beyond Spanish Italy, 1500-1700
Sheraton Centre Toronto, Civic Ballroom South
Moday March 18, 2020 4pm-5:30pm
Organizer: Emily Wood, Northwestern University
Organizer: Emily Monty, Brown University
Chair: Kelley Helmstutler Di Dio, University of Vermont
Speakers/Papers:
Marcello Calogero, Scuola Normale Superiore di Pisa, “Early Modern Multiples: New Findings on Charles V’s Portraits in Italy”
Francesca Mavilla, independent scholar, “Chiappino Vitelli as Cultural Diplomat between the Spanish and Florentine Courts”
Maria Vittoria Spissu, University of Bologna, “The Foreign Imperial Wave of Charles the Fifth on Bologna. Riding Legacy, Showing Off Power”

Session Title: Mamluk Aesthetics and Renaissance Italians, Out from the Ottoman Shadow
Sheraton Centre Toronto, Provincial South
Tuesday March 19, 2019, 11am-12:30pm
Organizer and Chair: Bradley Cavallo, Assistant Professor, Department of Art & Design, Marian University
Organizer and Chair: Sharon C. Smith, Head of Distinctive Collections, Arizona State University
Speakers/Papers:
Vera-Simone Schulz, Kunsthistorisches Intitut in Florenz, Max–Planck–Institut, “Mamluk Aesthetics in and beyond Renaissance Italy. A Transcultural Approach towards the Global Itineraries of and Artistic Responses to Mamluk Art”
Karen Rose Mathews PhD, Dept. of Art and Art History, University of Miami, “Mamluks, Italians, and Mediterranean Visual Culture as a Marker of Difference”

Session Title: Patterns of Knowledge Production in Early Modern Graphic Collections I
Sheraton Centre Toronto, Sheraton Hall C
Sunday March 17, 2020, 9am-10:30am
Organizer and Chair: Prof. Dr. Elisabeth Oy-Marra, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz
Organizer and Chair: Dr. Irina Schmiedel, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz
Speakers/Papers:
Genevieve Warwick, University of Edinburgh, “Housing the Early Modern Drawing Album: Between the Studio, the Library, and the Museum”
Irina Schmiedel, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, “Organizing the History of Art and Nature. On the Compilation and Reception of Early Modern Graphic Collections”
Katherine Reinhart, CRASSH, University of Cambridge, “Collecting Art Producing Science: Graphic Collections in Early Modern Scientific Societies”

Session Title: Patterns of Knowledge Production in Early Modern Graphic Collections II
Sheraton Centre Toronto, Sheraton Hall C
Sunday March 17, 2020, 11am-12:30pm
Organizer and Chair: Prof. Dr. Elisabeth Oy-Marra, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz
Organizer and Chair: Dr. Irina Schmiedel, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz
Respondent: Prof. Dr. Elisabeth Oy-Marra, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz
Speakers/Papers:
Annkatrin Kaul, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, “Procedures of Early Connoisseural Knowledge Production on the Pages of Sebastiano Resta´s Galleria Portatile. A brief Introduction to their Sources and Origins”
Natalia Keller, Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes in Santiago de Chile, “Giorgio Bonola and the Codice Bonolaat the Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes in Santiago de Chile: History, Purpose and Ambitions”


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