New York Renaissance Consortium Events

Spring 2015

Thursday, March 19, 2015, 6:30 pm
“Drawing in Stone: Donatello and Relief Sculpture”
Speaker: Daniel Zolli, Guest Co-Curator, Museum of Biblical Art
Ticket/entry details: Free; no reservation necessary
Organized by: Museum of Biblical Art
Location: Museum of Biblical Art

Wednesday, April 1, 2015, 6:00pm
“From Seville to Manhattan: Murillo’s Self-Portrait
Speaker: Xavier F. Salomon, Peter Jay Sharp Chief Curator, The Frick Collection
Ticket/entry details: Free; no reservation necessary
Organized by: The Frick Collection
Location: The Music Room, The Frick Collection

Thursday, April 17, 2015, 6:00pm
“Clothing the Word: Filippo Lippi, Donatello and Bellini”
Speaker: Paul Hills, Professor Emeritus, The Courtauld Institute of Art
Ticket/entry details: Free; RSVP required
Organized by: New York Renaissance Consortium
Location: The Institute of Fine Arts

Thursday, April 23, 2015, 6:30 pm
“Linear Perspective’s Narrative Function in Donatello’s Relief Sculpture”
Speaker: David Drogin, Fashion Institute of Technology
Ticket/entry details: Free; no reservation necessary
Organized by: Museum of Biblical Art
Location: Museum of Biblical Art

Friday, April 24, 2015, 4:00 pm
“Friday Focus—Cranach's Saint Maurice and the Representation of Africans in Sixteenth-Century German Art” Speaker: Paul Kaplan, Professor of Art History, Purchase College, State University of New York
Ticket/entry details: Free
Organized by: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Location: Bonnie J. Sacerdote Lecture Hall, Uris Center for Education, The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Wednesday, April 29, 2015, 6:00pm
"Rough Texture: On Rembrandt's Rebecca and Isaac"
Speaker: Nicola Suthor, Professor, Yale University
Ticket/entry details: Free, no reservation necessary
Organized by: Howard Hibbard Forum for Renaissance and Baroque Art and Architecture
Location: Stronach Center (8th Floor), Schermerhorn Hall, Columbia University

Thursday, April 30, 2015, 6:30 pm
“‘Learn my language’: speaking in stone, bronze, and wood”
Speaker: John Paoletti, Wesleyan University
Ticket/entry details: Free; no reservation necessary
Organized by: Museum of Biblical Art
Location: Museum of Biblical Art

Thursday, May 14, 2015, 6:30 pm
“Viewing and Touching Sculpture in Early Renaissance Florence”
Speaker: Amy Bloch, University at Albany
Ticket/entry details: Free; no reservation necessary
Organized by: Museum of Biblical Art
Location: Museum of Biblical Art

Wednesday, May 20, 2015, 6:00pm    
“Bellini’s Scipio or How Not to Paint a Narrative”
Speaker: David Alan Brown, Curator of Italian and Spanish Paintings, The National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
Ticket/entry details: Free; no reservation necessary
Organized by: The Frick Collection
Location: The Music Room, The Frick Collection

Thursday, May 28, 2015, 6:30 pm
“The Most Extraordinary Altarpiece of the Fifteenth Century”
Speaker: Sarah McHam, Rutgers University
Ticket/entry details: Free; no reservation necessary
Organized by: Museum of Biblical Art
Location: Museum of Biblical Art

Thursday, June 4, 2015, 6:30 pm
“Competition and Collaboration: How Early Renaissance Artists and Patrons Got the Best from One Another”
Speaker: Gary Radke, Syracuse University
Ticket/entry details: Free; no reservation necessary
Organized by: Museum of Biblical Art
Location: Museum of Biblical Art


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