Tag: Art

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
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How to fight Nazis with art

Surrealism and politics meet in The Last Days of New Paris.

/ December 5, 2016

On Judging Works of Art – The Esthetic Value of Originality, Authenticity, Uniqueness

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...

/ November 22, 2016

Johann Joachim Winckelmann: The Transalpine Fantasy of Modern Paganism

Deutsches Haus at NYU, the NYU Department of German, and the Department of History at NYU present the conference “Johann Joachim Winckelmann: The Transalpine Fantasy of Modern Paganism.” This conference, anticipating the 300th anniversary of Johann Joachim Winckelmann’s birth in 2017, seeks to...

/ November 8, 2016

Massimiliano Gatti: The Day Memory Dissolved

Exhibition: An artistic perspective on endangered archaeological sites in the Middle East.

/ October 18, 2016

Race and the Invention of the Greek Profile: From Winckelmann to Warhol

The NYU Department of German and Deutsches Haus at NYU present “Race and the Invention of the Greek Profile: from Winckelmann to Warhol,” a lecture by Éric Michaud. We owe to Winckelmann the invention of the Griechische Profil which he...

/ October 14, 2016