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Results: 1 - 20 of 363
Results: 1 - 20 of 363
  • On Sustainable Substance
    9 Jul 2021 16:00 - 19:30 Conference
    Art / Switch is returning with its fourth edition of the virtual series '[re]Framing the Arts: A Sustainable Shift', inviting speakers on the topic of new materials and new-uses of known materials to explore how we ...
  • PhD Defense: Lidwien Speleers
    16 Jun 2021 11:00 Event
    Lidwien Speleers, AHM PhD candidate, will defend her dissertation entitled 'The painting materials and techniques of the twelve painters in the Oranjezaal (1648-1652), Huis ten Bosch Palace', supervised by Prof. J. ...
  • Constructing a Heterotopia and Training the Tourist Gaze: The German Spa in the Late Eighteenth and Early Nineteenth Centuries
    4 Jun 2021 10:00 - 11:00 Event
    Ute Lotz-Heumann will provide an overview of the vital role that late eighteenth- and early nineteenth-century German spas played as spaces where new ways of perceiving the natural environment and conceptualizing ...
  • Lecture by Emilia Salvanou: Memory work in protest movements: The case of the Greek 1960s
    28 May 2021 15:30 - 16:30 Event
    This academic year the University of Amsterdam hosts three Marilena Laskaridis Visiting Research Fellows in Modern Greek Studies; and each will deliver a public lecture. Dr. Emilia Salvanou will speak on 28 May about ...
  • Virtual Book Talk with Jo Kirby and Maarten van Bommel
    25 May 2021 16:00 - 17:00 Event
    In this Archetype Book Talk Jo Kirby, Maarten van Bommel, Ilaria Degano and Joanne Dyer will talk about the Dyes in History and Archaeology meetings and books.
  • An Empire of Spas: The Networks, Curative Regimes and the Business of French Colonial Hydrotherapy.
    21 May 2021 16:00 - 17:30 Event
    “Beware! Against the poison that is Africa, there is but one antidote: Vichy.” So ran a 1924 advertisement for one of France’s main spas. Why and how were mineral waters recruited in imperial projects? How did ...
  • PhD Defense: Nour Munawar
    19 May 2021 14:00 Event
    Nour Munawar, AHM PhD candidate, will defend his dissertation entitled 'Lifecycles of cultural heritage in conflict. Destruction, Reconstruction and Representation in Syria and Iraq', supervised by Prof. J. Symonds ...
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    Conquering Peace: From the Enlightenment to the European Union
    18 May 2021 17:00 - 18:30 Symposium
    Stella Ghervas (Newcastle University) will give the lecture “Conquering Peace: From the Enlightenment to the European Union” in the Utrecht/Amsterdam Seminar Global Intellectual History.
  • Practices of sounding history
    11 May 2021 16:30 Event
    Presentation by Pamela Jordan in the ASCA Aurality Seminar organized by Emily Hansell Clark and Barbara Titus. Contact: Emily Hansell Clark
  • Cultural Heritage - Rethinking Impact Assesments
    21 Apr 2021 - 22 Apr 2021 Conference
    SoPHIA, Social Platform for Holistic Heritage Impact Assessment, invites researchers, practitioners and interested politicians to a collective reflection on the diverse impact of cultural heritage during the two-day ...
  • From Cure to Cleanliness: Tracing the evolution of therapeutic bathing architecture
    16 Apr 2021 10:00 - 11:00 Event
    Water and steam have been seen as a source of health for millennia, with natural springs and thermal waters especially prized for their healing properties. By the eighteenth century, physicians were recommending ...
  • Holocaust and Genocide Studies: Looking Backward, Moving Forward
    9 Apr 2021 11:00 - 18:00 Event
    To mark the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the domain of Holocaust and Genocide Studies at the NIOD and the University of Amsterdam this symposium takes stock of the accomplishments of the past, and draws ...
  • Art meets Science and Spirituality in a changing Economy
    8 Apr 2021 16:00 - 17:30 Event
    In 1990, artist Louwrien Wijers organised a high profile event entitled "Art meets Science and Spirituality in a Changing Economy" with scientists, economists, spiritual leaders and artists. The event was hosted ...
  • ECF Community Conversation with Carlos Spottorno: On European storytelling
    26 Mar 2021 14:00 - 15:30 Event
    Conversation with Awarded Spanish photographer Carlos Spottorno on the need for new European storytelling, how to avoid creating new European prejudices and why we all need understanding economical realities better.
  • PhD Skills courses
    Bounce Back
    10 Mar 2021 - 17 Mar 2021 14:00 - 00:00 Workshop
    For these difficult times we have added a Bounce Back workshop to our PhD skills programme. The Bounce Back workshop offers practical tools to boost your resilience in uncertain times. Resilience is the ability to ...
  • In Europe Schools
    26 Feb 2021 14:00 - 15:30 Event
    Catching history in the act, that is what the project In Europe Schools is all about.
  • PhD Defense: Agnieszka Wielocha
    10 Feb 2021 10:00 Event
    Agnieszka Wielocha, AHM PhD candidate, will defend her dissertation entitled 'Collecting Archives of Objects and Stories: On the lives and futures of contemporary art at the museum', supervised by Prof. C.M.K.E. Lerm ...
  • The Future of the Soviet Past
    8 Feb 2021 17:00 - 18:00 Event
    Professor Memory, History and Transitional Justice and AHM academic staff member Nanci Adler draws in this short lecture attention to post-Soviet Russia’s ambivalent attitude toward its Stalinist past, and reflects ...
  • [re]Shaping Exhibition Practices
    29 Jan 2021 16:00 - 19:00 Conference
    The virtual conference '[re]Shaping Exhibition Practices' is the second session of the tri-conference series '[re]Framing the Arts: A Sustainable Shift' of the Art/Switch Foundation, organized in collaboration with ...
  • PhD Defense: Hermine Pool
    22 Jan 2021 11:00 Event
    Hermine Pool, AHM PhD candidate, will defend her dissertation entitled 'Soli Deo Gloria. Rev. Leendert Schouten (1828-1905) and his Museum of the Bible. A Testimony of the Prophetic and Historical Truth of the ...