Tag: Art

Dancing the Cold War: An International Symposium

Please join us for a three-day symposium sponsored by the Harriman Institute and the Barnard College Department of Dance. The Cold War was fought on many fronts, with dance as a powerful weapon in its arsenal.  The ballet wars of the 1950s...

/ February 18, 2017

Narrating the Soviet Metropolis: Visual Culture, Underground Architectural Space, and the Moscow Metro

On February 17th, 2017 please join us for “Narrating the Soviet Metropolis: Visual Culture, Underground Architectural Space, and the Moscow Metro” featuring James T. Andrews of Iowa State University. The event is part of the Occasional series, sponsored by the...

/ February 17, 2017

Dancing the Cold War: An International Symposium

Please join us for a three-day symposium sponsored by the Harriman Institute and the Barnard College Department of Dance. The Cold War was fought on many fronts, with dance as a powerful weapon in its arsenal.  The ballet wars of the 1950s...

/ February 17, 2017

Dancing the Cold War: An International Symposium

Please join us for a three-day symposium sponsored by the Harriman Institute and the Barnard College Department of Dance. The Cold War was fought on many fronts, with dance as a powerful weapon in its arsenal.  The ballet wars of the 1950s...

/ February 16, 2017

An Artist on the Move: Vasilii Vasilievich Vereshchagin and Russian Humanitarianism in the Second Half of the Nineteenth Century

On February 10th, 2017 please join us for “An Artist on the Move: Vasilii Vasilievich Vereshchagin and Russian Humanitarianism in the Second Half of the Nineteenth Century,” featuring Ada Dialla of the School of Fine Arts (Athens, Greece). The event is part...

/ February 10, 2017

Holocaust Remembrance: Looted Art, Nazism, and Fascism

Speakers: Monica Dugot Senior Vice President/International Director of Restitution, Christie’s; formerly Deputy Director, Holocaust Claims Processing Office, NY State Banking Department Jasmin Hartmann Department for Provenance Research, City of Düsseldorf “Non signalés par les Anglais.” Provenance research on French drawings...

/ February 8, 2017

“Let’s Tango” Ensemble Extasis

A selection of Ukrainian and Argentinian tangos. From the Ukrainian Institute of America.

/ February 4, 2017

On Judging Works of Art – Forgers and Experts

Kirk Varnedoe Memorial Lectures JACQUELINE LICHTENSTEIN Kirk Varnedoe Visiting Professor, Institute of Fine Arts, NYU Professor of Aesthetics and the Philosophy of Art, Université Paris – Sorbonne The Kirk Varnedoe Visiting Professorship brings a distinguished scholar to the Institute each...

/ December 13, 2016

Falling Lenins: Decommunization in Ukraine Through the Lens of Art

On December 9th, 2016, please join the Russian and Slavic Department at NYU and the Jordan Center for a panel discussion entitled, “Falling Lenins: Decommunization in Ukraine through the Lens of Art,” with multimedia artists Anna Jermolaewa and Vova Vorotniov,...

/ December 9, 2016

Carlo Ginzburg And Anthony Grafton On Arnaldo Momigliano

Historians Anthony Grafton and Carlo Ginzburg will discuss Arnaldo Momigliano’s lifework, one of the most distinguished 20th-century scholars of ancient and modern history. In 1939, following the passage of Italy’s racial laws, Momigliano was forced to leave his professorship in Turin. He continued his career...

/ December 8, 2016