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Durham University

Zurbarán Centre for Spanish and Latin American Art

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Zurbaran Centre Seminar Series January - March 2021

The research seminar series is organised by the Zurbarán Centre in association with ARTES Iberian & Latin American Visual Culture Group. Starting on 13 January 2021, the seminars will take place on Wednesdays at 6.00pm (unless stated otherwise) and will be hosted live via zoom.

Wed, 20 January 20216:00pm to 7:00pmAkemi Herráez Vossbrink (Meadows Museum), The 'Zurbaranesque' Presence in Viceregal Latin American Painting
Wed, 27 January 20216:00pm to 7:00pmYarí Pérez Marín (Durham University) Illustrating medical treatment in colonial Latin America
Tue, 2 February 20216:00pm to 7:00pmCarmen Fracchia (Birkbeck University of London), Discussing the book project 'Black but Human'.
Wed, 10 February 20216:00pm to 7:00pmEd Payne (Aarhus University) Surface and Depth: Zurbarán's Saint Francis in Meditation
Wed, 17 February 20216:00pm to 7:00pmRoberto Conduru (Southern Methodist University), Magic, crime and art in early 20th-century Afro-Brazilian religions
Wed, 24 February 20216:00pm to 7:00pmTom Nickson (Courtauld Institute) Cities and Surveillance in Spain and Beyond, 1200-1500
Wed, 3 March 20216:00pm to 7:00pmJonathan Ruffer (The Auckland Project) Juan Bautista Maíno – A Great Artist at the Spanish Gallery, Bishop Auckland
Wed, 10 March 20216:00pm to 7:00pmAnna McSweeney (Trinity, Dublin), Suspended Sculptures: the carved wooden ceilings of al-Andalus and their legacies
Wed, 17 March 20216:00pm to 7:00pmNIGEL GLENDINNING LECTURE: Jesús Escobar (Northwestern University), “All Roads Lead to the Plaza de Palacio: Architecture and Ceremony in Habsburg Madrid”
Wed, 24 March 20216:00pm to 7:00pmMadeleine Haddon (University of Edinburgh), The Cuban Maja: La Mulata in the Work of Victor Patricio Landaluze
Wed, 31 March 20216:00pm to 7:00pmLaura Fernández-González (University of Lincoln), Conventual Possessions in the Iberian World: Inventories in comparative perspective

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