Activities in 2012

January

February

Conference at the University of Zurich Beständig ephemer.Textilien als Motiv, Material und Metapher in der Plastik

Paper by Dr. des. Tabea Schindler at the Conference Beständig ephemer at the University of Zurich on George Segal und die Stoffe der Erinnerung

March

Paper by Dr. Hanns Hubach at the Friedrich der Siegreiche (1425-1476). Kurfürst von der Pfalz, International Conference organized by Stiftung zur Förderung der pfälzischen Geschichtsforschung / Julius-Maximilians-Universität Würzburg on Die Bildteppiche Friedrichs des Siegreichen im Kontext zeitgenössischer Schlachtendarstellungen in Deutschland

Paper by Dr. Mateusz Kapustka at the Adam Mickiewicz-University of Posen on Zatrzymane w fałdzie: pikturalne reminiscencje materiału [Angehalten in der Falte: pikturale Reminiszenzen des Stoffes]

May

Paper by M.A. Anne Röhl at the University of Zurich on «Manly Craft» und «Feminine Media» – Rezeption von Textilien in zeitgenössischer Kunst

Paper by Prof. Dr. Tristan Weddigen at the Colloquium Arts, invention, industrie, Musée des arts décoratifs, Paris on Espaces textiles, intérieurs et extérieurs. Contributions à une iconologie du médium textile

June

Paper by Dr. Mateusz Kaputska at the conference Matters of Weight: Force, Gravity and Aesthetics in the Early Modern Period, Kunsthistorisches Institut in Florenz MPI on Pictorial Gravities: Objecthood, Authority and Artistic Invention in Albrecht Dürer`s three Veronicas

July

Paper by Dr. Mateusz Kaputska at the CIHA, 33rd Congress of the International Committee of the History of Art, Nürnberg; Panel Questioning the Object of Art History on Dynamics of the in-between. Liturgical experience of the object and anthropological constants of image perception

Paper by Prof. Dr. Tristan Weddigen at the CIHA, 33rd Congress of the International Committee of the History of Art, Nürnberg; Panel The Gendered Object, on Penelope's Work: Textiles Unmaking the Object

September