Lovis Corinth Colloquia and Lectures

The Lovis Corinth Colloquiums are funded by a bequest by Kay Corinth, daughter-in-law of Lovis Corinth (1858-1925), the German Expressionist Painter.

Lovis Corinth Colloquium XI

"Customized Books in Early Modern Europe 1400 - 1700"

April 16 - 18, 2020 
Location TBD

Lovis Corinth Colloquium IX

"Landscape and the Visual Hermeneutics of Place, 1500-1700" 

March 21-23, 2019
Woodruff Library, Jones Room

Speakers:
Boudewijn Bakker, Rijksmuseum Amsterdam, Emeritus
William Barton, Ludwig Boltzmann Institute
Stijn Bussels, Leiden University
Sarah Crover, University of British Columbia
Karl Enenkel, University of Muenster
Reindert Falkenberg, NYU Abu Dhabi
Margaret Goehring, New Mexico State University
Corina Kleinert, Independent Scholar and Art Advisor
Sarah McPhee, Emory University
Mark Meadow, UC Santa Barbara
Walter Melion, Emory University
Luke Morgan, Monash University
Alexandra Onuf, University of Hartford
Kathleen Perry Long, Cornell University
Lucas Reddemann, Universität Münster
Denis Ribouillault, Université de Montréal
Paul Smith, University of Leiden 
Troy Tower, Independent Scholar and Editor
Michel Weemans, EHESS
Andrew Hui, Yale-NUS


Lovis Corinth Colloquium X 

"Ekphrastic Image-making in the Early Modern Europe and the Americas" 

December 6-7, 2019 
Convocation Hall, Room 208

Lovis Corinth Colloquium VIII

Quid est sacramentum?: On the Visual Representation of Mystery and Secrecy in Early Modern Europe, 1500-1700’

March 29-31, 2018
Thursday, March 29th - Harland Cinema
Friday & Sat, March 30-31st: Pitts Theology Library CST 360

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Speakers:

Monika Biel, Herzog August Bibliothek
Alicja Bielak, University of Warsaw
Carme López Calderón, University of Santiago de Compostela
C. Jean Campbell, Emory University
Tom Conley, Harvard University
Ralph Dekoninck, Université Catholique de Louvain
Peter Eversmann, University of Amsterdam
Ingrid Falque, Université Catholique de Louvain
Christine Goettler, Univerität Bern
Agnes Guiderdoni, Université Catholique de Louvain
Suzanne Karr Schmidt, Newberry
Stephanie Leitch, Florida State University
Mark Meadow, UC Santa Barbara
Walter Melion, Emory University
Eelco Nagelsmit, University of Groningen
Alexandra Onuf, University of Hartford
Bret Rothstein, Indiana University
Xavier Vert, EHESS
Madeleine Viljoen, New York Public Library
Mara Wade, University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana
Caecilie Weissert, Universität Stuttgart

Second Tri-Annual Lovis Corinth Colloquium on German Modernism

Elective Affinities/Elective Antipathies: German Art on Its Histories

March 17-18, 2017

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Speakers

Lisa Lee, Emory University
Graham Bader, Rice University
Annie Bourneuf, School of the Art Institute of Chicago
Lisa Florman, Ohio State University
Megan R. Luke, UCLA
Laura Muir, Harvard University Art Museums
Lynette Roth, Busch-Reisinger Museum
Rachel Jans, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art
Gregory Williams, Boston University
Brigid Doherty, Princeton University
Lisa Saltzman, Bryn Mawr College

Lovis Corinth Distinguished Lecture

All Motion Discovers Us: Theaters of Moral Discernment in the Late Sixteenth and Early-Seventeeth Century Low Countries

March 22, 2017

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Bart Ramakers, University of Groningen


Lovis Corinth Colloquium VII

Quid est sacramentum? On the Visual Representation of Sacred Mysteries in Early Modern Europe and the Americas, 1400-1700

November 30-December 2, 2017

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Speakers

Aden Kumler, University of Chicago
Wim François, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven
Tanya Tiffany, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Anna Dlabačová, University of Leiden
Koenraad Jonchkheere, University of Ghent
Geert Warnar, University of Leiden
Walter Melion, Emory University
Bronwen Wilson, University of California, Los Angeles
Alexa Sand, Utah State University
Robert L. Kendrick, University of Chicago
David Areford, University of Massachusetts, Boston
AnnMarie Micikas Bridges, Harvard University
Lee Palmer Wandel, University of Wisconsin
Mette Birkedal Bruun, University of Copenhagen
Lars Cyril Nørgaard, University of Copehagen
James Clifton, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
Elizabeth Carson Pastan, Emory University
Donna Sadler, Agnes Scott College
Sarah Joan Moran, Universität Utrecht
Noria Litaker, University of Pennsylvania

Lovis Corinth Colloquium

Ut pictura amor: The Reflexive Imagery of Love in Artistic Theory and Practice, 1400-1700

October 29-31, 2015

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Speakers

Joost vander Auwera, Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium, Brussels
Wietse de Boer, Miami University of Ohio
H. Perry Chapman, University of Delaware
Joseph Chorpenning, Saint Joseph's University
Stephanie Dickey, Queen's University, Ontario
Laura Gelfand, Utah State University
Ursula Härting, Hamm, Germany
Haohao Lu, Samuel H. Kress Fellow, Leiden University, The Netherlands
Henry Luttikhuizen, Calvin College
Walter Melion, Emory University
Joshua Mostow, University of British Columbia, Vancouver
H. Rodney Nevitt Jr., University of Houston
Dawn Odell, Lewis & Clark College
Kishwar Rizvi, Yale University
Lisa Rosenthal, University of Illinois
Natasha Seaman, Rhode Island College
Els Stronks, Koninklijke Bibliotheek, The Hague
Margit Thøfner, University of East Anglia
Jonathan Unglaub, Brandeis University
M.A. (Thijs) Weststeijn, University of Amsterdam
Joanna Woodall, Courtauld Institute of Art, University of London
Edward Wouk, University of Manchester
Michael Zell, Boston University

First Tri-Annual Lovis Corinth Colloquium on German Modernism

March 8-9, 2013

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Speakers

Walter Benn Michaels, UIC
Brigid Doherty, Princeton University
Jennifer Ashton, UIC
Michael Clune, Case Western Reserve
Todd Cronan, Emory University
Charles Haxthausen, Williams College
Peter Jelavich, Johns Hopkins
Lynette Roth, Harvard University
Fred Schwartz, University College, London
Lisa Siraganian, Southern Methodist University
Iain Boyd White, Ediburgh University

Lovis Corinth Distinguished Lecture

Geertgen tot Sint Jans and the Gift of Painting

October 1, 2013

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Henry Luttikhuizen,Calvin College

Lovis Corinth Colloquium

Ab historia proprie figurativa: Visual Images as Exegetical Instruments, 1400-1700

February 16-18, 2012

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Speakers

Giovanni Careri
Agnès Guiderdoni-Bruslé
Dagmar Eichberger
Alexander Linke
Ingrid Falque
Jamie L. Smith
Elliott Wise
Bret Rothstein
Reidert Falkenburg
Todd Richardson
Colette Nativel
Birgit Münch
Nathalie de Brézé
Maria Deiters
James Clifton
Jürgen Müller
Larry Silver
Barbara Haeger
Ulrich Heinen
Shelley Perlove
Tatiana Senkevitch

 

Lovis Corinth Colloquium III

The Authority of the Word: Reflecting on Image and Text in Northern Europe, 1400-1700

October 8-10, 2009

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Speakers

Peter van der Coelin, Museum Boijmans-Van Beuningen, Rotterdam
Walter Melion, Emory University
Bart Ramakers, Rijksuniversiteit Groningen
Maarten Delbeke, Universiteit Gent & Universiteit, Leiden
Kathryn Rudy, Koninklijke Bibliotheek, The Hague
Els Stronks, Universiteit Utrecht
Geert Warnar, Universiteit Leiden
Thomas Lentes, Universität Münster
Reidert Falkenburg, New York University, Abu Dhabi
Karl Enenkel, Universiteit Leiden
Wolfgang Neuber, Freie Universität, Berlin
Anita Traninger, Freie Universität, Berlin
Jan de Jong, Rijksuniversiteit Groningen
Antien Knaap, Harvard University/Fogg Art Museum
Filipe Pereda, Universidad Autonóma de Madrid
Wim Francois, Katholieke Universiteit, Leuven
Michel Weemans, École national supérieure d'art, Bourges & École de hautes études en sciences sociales, Paris
Carolyn Muessig, University of Bristol
Achim Timmerman, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Andrew Morrall, Bard Graduate Center
Catherine Levesque, College of William and Mary
Celeste Brusati, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

 

Lovis Corinth Distinguished Lecture

Velázquez is in the Details

April 12, 2007

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Svetlana Alpers, University of California, Berkeley


Lovis Corinth Distinguished Lecture

Seducing with Stone: Renaissance Gothic Ornament

November 15, 2007

Ethan Matt Kavaler, University of Toronto

Lovis Corinth Colloquium II

Ut pictura meditatio: The Meditative Image in Northern Art, 1500-1700

October 12-14, 2006

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Speakers

Ralph Dekoninck, Catholic University of Louvain
Agnès Guiderdoni-Bruslé, Researcher
Walter Melion, Emory University
Barbara Baert, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven
Christian Belin, Université Paul Valéry - Montepellier III
Andrea Catellani, Researcher
Frédéric Cousinié, Maître de conférences d'Histoire de l'Art moderne
Pierre-Antoine Fabre, École des Hautes Études
Reindert Falkenburg, Universiteit Leiden
Michael Gaudio, University of Minnesota
Judi Loach, Welsh School of Architecture
Joost Vander Auwera, Koninklijke Musea voor Schone Kunsten van België
Rebecca Zorach, University of Chicago

Lovis Corinth Distinguished Lecture

The Emblematic Conversion of the Biblical Image in the Seventeenth Century

October 24, 2005

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Ralph Dekoninck, Catholic University of Louvain


Lovis Corinth Distinguished Lecture

The Figure in Early Modern Europe: Device and Concept Between Signification and Representation

October 24, 2005

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Agnes Guiderdoni-Bruslé, Catholic University of Louvain