03.06.2019 - 05.06.2019

Baroque to Neo-Baroque: Curves of an Art Historical Concept

Internationale Konferenz

Organisation: Estelle Lingo und Lorenzo Pericolo mit Alessandro Nova und Tristan Weddigen

Bitte Veranstaltungsort beachten:
Kunsthistorisches Institut in Florenz
Max-Planck-Institut
Palazzo Grifoni Budini Gattai
Via dei Servi 51, 50122 Florence

 

PROGRAM


Monday, 3 June

15:00 Welcome and Introduction
Estelle Lingo, Lorenzo Pericolo, Alessandro Nova, Tristan Weddigen

15:30 Keynote address
Alina Payne, Harvard University and Villa I Tatti

16:20 Coffee Break

The Formation of a Concept
Chair: Estelle Lingo

16:50 
"Baroque": Mnemosyne Atlas
Evonne Levy, University of Toronto

17:40 
“Das direkte Herauskommen aus dem Bilde, das Losgehen auf den Beschauer”.
Wölfflin, Benjamin, and the Possibility of a “Neo-Baroque” Sistine Madonna
in Reproduction 
Brigid Doherty, Princeton University

 

Tuesday, 4 June

The European Baroque
Chair: Alessandro Nova

10:00 
The Baroque Body as a Stylistic Paradox
Lorenzo Pericolo, University of Warwick

10:50 
Painting Naturally in the Netherlands
Celeste Brusati, University of Michigan

11:40 Coffee Break

12:00 
Baroque Visuality between Perspective and the Photograph
Estelle Lingo, University of Washington

The Colonial Baroque
Chair: Lorenzo Pericolo

15:00 
Baroque Classicism and Institutional Architecture in the Early Modern
Spanish Empire
Jesús Escobar, Northwestern University

15:50 
Toward a Notion of (Global, Colonial) Baroque Form
Aaron Hyman, Johns Hopkins University

16:40 Coffee Break

17:10 
The Baroque as National Identity: Aleijadinho in the Brazilian
Cultural Imaginary
Fernando Loffredo, New York University and The Cooper Union

The Neo-Baroque
Chair: Tristan Weddigen

18:00 
Italian Fascism and the Baroque: Appropriation and Invention between
1922 and 1945
Laura Moure Cecchini, Colgate University

Wednesday, 5 June

The Neo-Baroque (continued)
Chair: Tristan Weddigen

09:30 
Hidden Dreams of the Brazilian Baroque
Amy Buono, Chapman University

10:20 
Invention of the Baroque and Discourses of the Neo-Baroque: Politics and
Religion in Brazil and the Philippines
Jens Baumgarten, Universidade Federal de Sao Paulo

11:10 Coffee Break

11:30 
Contemporary Neo-Baroque Architecture and Neo-Colonial Ideology:
The Mexican Case
Peter Krieger, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México

12:20 
Concluding Discussion

Veranstaltungsort /Address/Indirizzo

Kunsthistorisches Institut in Florenz
Max-Planck-Institut
Palazzo Grifoni Budini Gattai
Via dei Servi 51, 50122 Florence

Kontakt
Pavla Langer
Department Alessandro Nova
sekr_nova@khi.fi.it
Mara Freiberg Simmen
Department Tristan Weddigen
sec_weddigen(at)biblhertz.it

Veranstaltungsdetails

3. – 5. Juni 2019

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