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Transnational Knowledge Networks, Art Pedagogy, and Commerce during the Eighteenth Century
Nov
15
8:45 AM08:45

Transnational Knowledge Networks, Art Pedagogy, and Commerce during the Eighteenth Century

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.

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Water Museums: Concepts and Collaborations
Sep
26
11:00 AM11:00

Water Museums: Concepts and Collaborations

  • Sheraton Grand Bangalore Hotel at Brigade Gateway (map)
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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.

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The Dilettanti, Art Pedagogy, and Roman Models for an Art Academy in London
Dec
10
1:30 PM13:30

The Dilettanti, Art Pedagogy, and Roman Models for an Art Academy in London

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.

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Teaching the Anthropocene
Dec
3
11:30 AM11:30

Teaching the Anthropocene

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.

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Jan
26
12:00 PM12:00

Publishing in Digital Humanities - A Case Study

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?

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