The next Symposium on the History of Art will take place on Friday, April 21 and Saturday, April 22, 2017.
For Friday’s session at the Institute of Fine Arts, R.S.V.P. to email@example.com. No reservations are necessary to attend Saturday’s session at the Frick.
Historic information relating to the Symposium may be found in our Archives.
Negotiating Art and Narrative
A symposium for undergraduate scholars on Friday, June 9, 2017, organized in conjunction with the special exhibition Divine Encounter: Rembrandt’s Abraham and the Angels.
Applications are currently being accepted. The deadline for submitting materials is April 21, 2017.
For more information, see Center for the History of Collecting: Symposia.
Special Exhibition Symposia
“Perspectives on 18th-Century Art History,” a scholars’ roundtable organized with Journal18: A Journal of Eighteenth-Century Art and Culture, was held in conjunction with the special exhibition Pierre Gouthière: Virtuoso Gilder at the French Court on Friday, February 17, 2017.
"Art and War: New Perspectives", was held in conjunction with Watteau’s Soldiers: Scenes of Military Life in Eighteenth-Century France on Friday, September 16, 2016.