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  • 17 Apr 2019
    The Camera as a Witness

    10:15 - 18:00 | Symposium

    As part of the exhibition “The Persecution of the Jews in Photographs. The Netherlands 1940-1945” in Amsterdam (National Holocaust Museum), the NIOD Institute for War, Holocaust, and Genocide Studies kindly invites ...

  • 13 Apr 2019
    Cultural heritage, nuclear waste and the future

    00:00 | Event

    Professor Cornelius Holtorf, who chairs the UNESCO Chair on Heritage Futures at Linnaeus University in Kalmar (Sweden), will present his lecture 'Cultural heritage, nuclear waste and the future: what's in it for us?' ...

  • 5 Apr 2019
    The Historical Rise of the Dizi Genre: Memory and Politics of Television in Turkey

    16:00 - 17:30 | Event

    The presentation will focus on the development of the dizi genre since the mid-1990s.

  • 28 Mar 2019
    The reading of the unreadable. Lecture by Prof. Dr. Marta Smolińska, Poznań.

    17:00 - 18:00 | Event

    Contemporary philosophers underscore the fact that illegibility can become a consciously adopted strategy in literature and visual arts, a strategy oriented to the audience in order to prove that the illegible is not ...

  • 22 Mar 2019
    The Avenging Archangel

    16:30 - 18:30 | Lecture

    In the 1960s Surrealism made a comeback in Europe and the US after being almost entirely ignored through the previous decade, when leading art critics and magazines favoured abstract, minimalist and conceptual art.

  • 21 Mar 2019
    ARTES / FGw / The European Spa / Christian Noack
    The European Spa as a Transnational Public Space and Social Metaphor

    17:00 - 18:00 | Event

    The HERA project “The European Spa as a Transnational Public Space and Social Metaphor” sets out to rethink the spa as a core concept and object of European debate. It investigates how the European spa, with its ...

  • 21 Mar 2019
    The 1819 Campaign, the Collapse of Spanish imperial authority and the Birth of Colombia

    13:00 - 14:00 | Event

    In this presentation Daniel Guttiérrez Ardila presents his latest source based research on the birth of modern Colombia and the collapse of Spanish imperial authority in the Viceroyalty of New Granada (corresponding ...

  • 18 Mar 2019
    Early Republican Novel and Nation-Building in Turkey: Historicism, (Self) Orientalism and Civilization

    16:00 - 17:00 | Event

    Kadir Dede will address the characteristics of early republican novels during the nation-building process in Turkey and discuss their situation related to the debates on history and civilization.

  • 15 Mar 2019
    AHM logo
    Art, Travel and Participation

    16:00 - 18:00 | Lecture

    Sergi Balandin, curator of Victoria Art Gallery in Samara, Russia, and Mario Panico, PhD candidate at the University of Bologna, will present the next lecture in the AHM Lecture Series, 'Art, Travel and ...

  • 13 Mar 2019
    Foxe Basin heritage landscape, showing Thule Inuit house pits, Canada
    Who owns Arctic cultural heritage?

    15:00 | Event

    Prof. Peter Jordan, director of the Arctic Centre of the University of Groningen, will present the next seminar in the Archaeology Research Seminars, 'Who owns Arctic Cultural Heritage?'

  • 12 Mar 2019
    Troy in Film

    20:00 | Event

    The epic poems of Homer and Virgil, describe the tale of Troy, a city deeply rooted in classical European heritage and memory. The continuing obsession with Troy is clear by more than a century of theatrical ...

  • 7 Mar 2019
    PhD Defense: Gaila Jehoel

    12:00 - 13:00 | Event

    Gaila Jehoel, AHM PhD candidate, will defend her dissertation entitled 'Cultural network of Jan van Scorel', supervised by Prof. B. Kempers, Dr M.J. Bok and Dr G.J.J. van der Sman.

  • 28 Feb 2019
    Technical Art History Colloquium
    Technical Art History Colloquium

    16:30 - 17:30 | Event

    This edition of the Technical Art History Colloquium will be organised in Utrecht and focuses on Calligraphy with a lecture by Hannah Saunders Murphy.

  • 27 Feb 2019
    Doing Memory Research

    17:00 - 18:30 | Event

    This book launch of 'Doing Memory Research' (Palgrave, 2019) in SPUI25 showcases scholarly contributions from diverse disciplinary backgrounds across the humanities and social sciences, including literature studies, ...

  • 8 Feb 2019
    Two paths for the creation of an EU political identity: cultural heritage policy

    16:00 - 17:30 | Lecture

    Political identity has become a central question in European politics. A key issue is that whilst the EU has greatly expanded its powers in key policy domains that traditionally have been the preserve of nation ...

  • 7 Feb 2019
    'Strelitzia reginae’, c. 1820 Franz Bauer, Natural History Museum, London
    Botanical Art

    14:00 - 17:00 | Event

    This new edition of the monthly Technical Art History Colloquium is organised in collaboration with the Teylers Museum in Haarlem, on the occasion of the exhibition ‘200 kinds of green. The botanical art of Franz and ...

  • 31 Jan 2019
    E.M. Froment
    PhD Defense: Emilie Froment

    14:00 | Event

    Emilie Froment, AHM PhD candidate, will defend her dissertation entitled 'The Consequences of Wax-Resin Linings for the Present Appearance and Conservation of Seventeenth Century Netherlandish Paintings on Canvas', ...

  • 24 Jan 2019
    The Biri Virgin, Collections of the Museum of Cultural History
    Technical Art History Colloquium

    16:00 - 17:30 | Event

    This edition of the Technical Art History Colloquium will be organised in Amsterdam and focuses on Polychromy with lectures by Kaja Kollandsrud and Aleth Lorne.

  • Start 23 Jan 2019
    End 25 Jan 2019
    R. van der Laarse
    Memory Studies and Materiality


    Over the past decade, a material turn has been revolutionizing the Humanities and Social Sciences. Following a period of empirical oblivion, the idea that 'stuff matters', as the anthropologist Daniel Miller puts it, ...

  • 19 Dec 2018
    Gnalić Shipwreck
    The Gnalić Shipwreck

    13:00 - 14:00 | Lecture

    It was late October 1583 when the ship Gagliana grossa got underway from the port of Venice, sailing towards Constantinople along a common route through the Adriatic Sea. The ship was loaded with various goods made ...