barber institute of fine arts
university of birmingham

Department of Art History, Curating and Visual Studies: Research Seminar Series 2016



Wednesday 20 January
Lara Pucci (University of Nottingham)

Fascist Fountains


Wednesday 3 February
Melissa Percival (University of Exeter)

Fantasy Figures: Inspiration and Reality


Wednesday 24 February
Joanna Woodall (The Courtauld Institute of Art)

‘Love is simply the name for the desire and the pursuit of the whole.’ Love and money in Abraham
Ortelius’s Album Amicorum.


Wednesday 9 March
Jo Applin (University of York)

Happy Housewives: Ida Applebroog’s History of Feminism


Wednesday 16 March (TBC)
Robin Veder (Penn State Harrisburg)

The Modernist Making of an International Rhythmic ‘Race’: Katherine Dreier’s Lithographs and Ted
Shawn’s Dreier Lithograph Dance




Wednesday 27 April
Faith Trend (University of Birmingham)

Church Design in Counter Reformation Venice

Lates – Yin Yoga

Tuesday 21 January, 5.30 – 7.30pm

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Spring 2020

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