The Wolfsonian–Florida International University is a museum and research center that promotes the examination of modern visual and material culture. The focus of the Wolfsonian collection is on North American and European decorative arts, propaganda, architecture, and industrial and graphic design from the period 1850-1945. The United States, Great Britain, Germany, Italy, and the Netherlands are the countries most extensively represented.
20th International Conference of Ethiopian Studies (ICES 2018)
Mekelle University, Mekelle, Ethiopia
October 1-5, 2018
CALL FOR PAPERS
Deadline: November 30, 2017
Method of Submission: Via online form at http://www.ices20-mu.org/abstract.html
Type of submission: 100-350 word abstract with paper title; author name, title, affiliation, email, Ethiopian phone number (if applicable)
Student & New Professional Poster Session
Nonument: In Search of Hidden Identities
City Museum Ljubljana
28-29 November 2017
Call for papers
Please join us on Thursday evenings from 5.15 pm, at the Victoria and Albert Museum in London, for the V&A/RCA History of Design Research Seminar Series.
The V&A/RCA History of Design Research Seminar Series provides a forum for engaging with new thinking in the history and material culture of design, photography, performance and everyday life, including cutting-edge research in related fields such as anthropology, economic history, the history of art and architecture, medical humanities and the history of science and technology.
Call For Work: Streetnotes 26
From Above: The Practice of Verticality
CFP: Colonial Tourism: sites, resistances and performances
The Dublin Seminar for New England Folklife (founded in 1976) is pleased to announce the subject of next year’s conference, Religious Spaces: Our Vanishing Landmarks, to be held in Deerfield, Massachusetts in June 2018.
TANGIBLE – INTANGIBLE HERITAGE(S) – DESIGN, SOCIAL AND CULTURAL CRITIQUES ON THE PAST, PRESENT AND THE FUTURE
| ARCHITECTURE, URBANISM, HUMAN GEOGRAPHY
2017 – 2018 AKPIA Lecture Series, A Forum for Islamic Art & Architecture
The Aga Khan Program for Islamic Architecture at Harvard University presents
Thursday, October 19, 2017
“Architecture on the Edge of the Muslim World:
The Deccan during the 14th and 15th centuries”