October 27, 2016
Triptychs and Tripartite Paintings in Medieval Italy

April 20, 2016
The Italian Art Society will host two linked sessions at the 51st International Congress on Medieval Studies in Kalamazoo, Michigan on Friday, 13 May 2016.

December 9, 2015
Kristen Streahle , winner of a 2014 IAS Travel Grant for Emerging Scholars , used her award to travel to the International Congress on Medieval Studies at Kalamazoo , where she presented her paper, “TABIMUROLLI MUIDEM REP:“ Pseudo-Kufic, Retrograde Latin, and the Crusades Remembered on the Palazzo Chiaramonte-Steri Ceiling.” The richly painted wooden ceiling that adorns the Great Hall of the palace is replete with scenes of epic narratives as well as decorative patterns and inscriptions.

October 4, 2014
Today, October 4, is the feast day of St. Francis .

May 10, 2014
Happy Anniversary to the IAS!

September 10, 2013
On this day in 1277, King Charles I of Naples wrote a letter granting permission to sculptor Arnolfo di Cambio to leave Rome for Perugia to begin work on a fountain for the city’s Piazza Maggiore.

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