Publication - Histories of Ornament: From Global to Local

Type: 
Announcements Administration
Subject Fields: 
Islamic History / Studies, Architecture and Architectural History, Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Medieval and Byzantine History / Studies

Histories of Ornament:

From Global to Local

Edited by Gülru Necipoğlu & Alina Payne

http://press.princeton.edu/titles/10693.html

Hardcover | 2016 | $60.00 | £41.95 | ISBN: 9780691167282 | 464 pp. | 8 1/2 x 11 1/2 | 206 color illus | 25 halftones

CAA 2017, "East Asian Art History as Design History"

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
April 11, 2016
Location: 
New York, United States
Subject Fields: 
Art, Art History & Visual Studies, East Asian History / Studies, Humanities, Urban Design and Planning, Architecture and Architectural History

Dear all,

Please consider applying for our Design Studies Forum-sponsored panel for CAA 2017 and feel free to distribute to any relevant lists:

Panel Title:  "East Asian Art History as Design History"  CAA 2017

Panel Organizers: Michelle Wang (Reed) and Ellen Huang (University of California)

People, Places and Possessions, 1350-1550

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
April 24, 2016
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Archaeology, Architecture and Architectural History, Early Modern History and Period Studies, Medieval and Byzantine History / Studies, Social History / Studies

CFP: People, Places and Possessions, 1350-1550

3rd of September 2016

A one-day symposium at the University of Oxford, ‪in association with Oxford Medieval Studies, sponsored by the Oxford Research Centre in the Humanities (TORCH)

Keynote Address, Dr Felicity Heal

Mapping urban changes

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
September 5, 2016
Location: 
Croatia
Subject Fields: 
Architecture and Architectural History, Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Digital Humanities, Urban History / Studies

The aim of this scientific workshop is to compare and discuss methodologies of visualisation of the results achieved within the urban history research. The intention is to gather researchers from different disciplines, like art and architectural history, urban development studies, geographical history, economic, social and political history and archaeology, who would present their work. We are looking for papers dealing with the physical changes of urban tissue, its buildings or open spaces as well as those investigating the changes of the ways they were used, perceived or governed.

Final Call for Abstracts: "Immortalizing the Ordinary: Wittgenstein and the Arts"

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
April 1, 2016
Location: 
Austria
Subject Fields: 
Architecture and Architectural History, Philosophy
Call for Abstracts - symposium at Wittgensteinhaus, Vienna, July 18-19 2016.
 
Wittgenstein famously argues against metaphysical claims, or those explanations he describes as having gone beyond both the limits of language and of our ability to comprehend. The boundaries of architecture’s language, typically set by our historians, theorists, and practitioners, would by extension also teeter into the non-sensical on crossing the threshold of comprehension.

Vernacular+Heritage International Symposium (April 5-6, 2016)

Type: 
Symposium
Date: 
April 5, 2016 to April 6, 2016
Location: 
China
Subject Fields: 
Architecture and Architectural History, Chinese History / Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Historic Preservation, Rural History / Studies

 

Vernacular+Heritage International Symposium

(What Did Liang Sicheng Miss at Mount Wutai?)

April 5-6, 2016, Tsinghua University, Beijing

 

CFP: Traditions in Transition: Change and Material Culture in 19th-Century Texas, the Lower South, and the Southwest

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
June 1, 2016
Location: 
Texas, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Architecture and Architectural History, Local History, Popular Culture Studies

CALL FOR PAPERS


The 2017 David B. Warren Symposium on American Material Culture and the Texas Experience:

Enduring Legacies & Forgtten Landmarks: The Built Environment of the Pikes Peak Region

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
August 31, 2016
Location: 
Colorado, United States
Subject Fields: 
Anthropology, Archaeology, Architecture and Architectural History, Geography, Urban Design and Planning

Scheduled for Saturday, June 10, 2017, the 14th annual Pikes Peak Regional History Symposium, "Enduring legacies and Forgotten Landmarks: The Built Environment of the Pikes Peak Region" will explore the history of our human-created surroundings.

New issue of Architecture_MPS: First in a special series about housing (open access)

Type: 
Online Digital Resources
Subject Fields: 
Urban History / Studies, Urban Design and Planning, Public Policy, Political History / Studies, Political Science

UCL Press is delighted to announce the publication of a new issue of Architecture_MPS, the first in a special series about housing. 

Download free: http://bit.ly/1USBxK5

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2nd CFP Oil and the African City - ASA UK Biennial Conference 2016

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
April 1, 2016
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
African History / Studies, Anthropology, Architecture and Architectural History, Urban Design and Planning, Urban History / Studies

Dear H-list members,

This is a reminder for the call for papers for the panel "Oil and the African City", organized by Geertrui Vannoppen (KULeuven), held at the ASAUK biennial conference from 7-9 September 2016 at the University of Cambridge (Robinson College). Please find below the details for this call.

Oil and the African City

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