Wider Worlds: Art and Audience under the Spanish Crown

Thursday, April 5, 1:30–6:00 p.m.

This emerging scholars symposium, held in connection with Zurbarán's Jacob and His Twelve Sons: Paintings from Auckland Castle, will feature current research on the art of the early modern Hispanic world. Education programs for this exhibition are supported by Ayesha Bulchandani.

Symposium is free, but registration is required.

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Digital Art History Lab Symposia

Searching Through Seeing: Optimizing Computer Vision Technology for the Arts

Thursday and Friday, April 12-13, 2018

This symposium features presentations by art historians and computer scientists demonstrating the exciting new ways that computer vision technology is expanding the possibilities of online art historical research.

Symposium is free, but registration is required.

Please note, registration for the second day of the symposium, April 13, 2018, has been closed.

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For more information: Digital Art History Lab: Symposia

IFA/Frick Symposia

The next Symposium on the History of Art will take place on Friday, April 27 and Saturday, April 28, 2018.

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Historic information relating to the Symposium may be found in our Archives

Center Symposia

150 Years of Collecting Impressionist Art: From the Avant-Garde to the Mainstream

Friday and Saturday, May 11–12, 2018

Program and ticketing information will be available closer to the event.

For more information, see Center for the History of Collecting: Symposia

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