This presentation examines the networks of knowledge exchange between British and Italian artistic institutions during the 18th century. Using social network analysis, it provides a new framework for understanding the sociocultural milieu of artists and patrons during the age of the Grand Tour.
This special session will focus on the conceptualization and implementation of water museums across the globe. Presenters will focus on the water museum from its theoretical conceptualization through its implementation. A special focus will be placed on multi-local and international networks and collaborations in both creating and sustaining water museums.
The Accademia Nazionale di San Luca and the British School at Rome (BSR) will host the conference The Roman Art World in the 18th Century and the Birth of the Art Academy in Britain, to be held in Rome between 10 and 11 December 2018. The conference will focus on the role of the Roman pedagogical model in the formation of the British academic art world in the long 18th century.
This presentation will be a hands-on workshop to examine both the ways that the Anthropocene presents new challenges for education and to discuss the tools and techniques for responding to this challenge. This presentation will focus on the importance of open knowledge, open access, “commoning,” and public scholarship in developing new modes of formal and informal education for the Anthropocene.
The growth of digital humanities raises many questions. How are scholars enriching their work through multimedia exhibitions and archives of visual, audio and other materials? What technologies are available, and what are their costs, audiences and longevity? How does this new scholarship change peer review and promotion standards?