The Collections of Prince Emanuele Filiberto of Savoy (27 April, 2021)

The Collections of Prince Emanuele Filiberto of Savoy, Viceroy of Sicily between 1622 and 1624 Maria Beatrice Failla Tuesday 27 April, 6.30pm. (BST) Online In the summer of 1625, in the Royal Palace of Palermo, in a city still ravaged by the plague, the goods and collections of Prince Emanuele Filiberto, who was a direct … Continue reading The Collections of Prince Emanuele Filiberto of Savoy (27 April, 2021)

SHC Series: Diversifying the History of Collecting

The Society for the History of Collecting Invites you to its New Series: Diversifying the History of Collecting We are delighted to announce the first events of a new programme designed to diversify research into the history of collecting. Our first session will be dedicated to the role of women in the history of collecting, … Continue reading SHC Series: Diversifying the History of Collecting

SHC Lecture: The Practical Kunstkammer: Prudence, Techne, and the Demise of Wonder (29 October 2020)

The Society for the History of Collecting Invites you to its Online Lecture The Practical Kunstkammer: Prudence, Techne, and the Demise of Wonder Prof. Mark A. Meadow History of Art and Architecture, University of California, Santa Barbara 29 October 2020 at 6.30pm GMT / 2.30pm EDT / 11.30am PDT Jan Brueghel the Elder and Peter … Continue reading SHC Lecture: The Practical Kunstkammer: Prudence, Techne, and the Demise of Wonder (29 October 2020)

Reminder for 6.30pm Today! A presentation by Chris Stephens, director, The Holburne Museum, Bath

SHC Autumn Series on Independent museums in the UK Session 2: A presentation by Chris Stephens, director, The Holburne Museum, Bath TODAY, 8 OCTOBER 2020 AT 6.30 PM (BST) ONLINE In the UK, some independent museums are currently at risk of closing down when their collections contribute to the richness and diversity of our heritage. … Continue reading Reminder for 6.30pm Today! A presentation by Chris Stephens, director, The Holburne Museum, Bath

Reminder: The Mind in the Matter (London, 27 March 19)

Subject: CONF: The Mind in the Matter (London, 27 Mar 19) From: Adriana Turpin <adrianaturpin@gmail.com> Date: Mar 18, 2019 Subject: CONF: The Mind in the Matter (London, 27 Mar 19) Institute of Historical Research, Senate House, Malet St., London WC1E 7HU, March 27, 2019 Registration deadline: Mar 25, 2019 SOCIETY FOR THE HISTORY OF COLLECTING THE MIND IN THE MATTER: NEW APPROACHES … Continue reading Reminder: The Mind in the Matter (London, 27 March 19)