International Workshop organised by the research project funded by the Austrian Science Fund (FWF) / Lise Meitner Programme (M2428-G25) in collaboration with the Institute of Art History, Faculty of Historical and Cultural Studies, University of Vienna
Includes Roundtable – Cultural Heritage at Stake: Afghanistan Updates (Session 4, 30 Oct)
Convenor: Yuka Kadoi (University of Vienna / FWF)
This is a hybrid (online and in-person) event, please register online using the following link: https://tiny.one/8ptejpdy.
As in-person participation remains limited, please contact the organiser (email@example.com) about available seats.
For the full workshop programme & online registration instructions, please see the workshop website: https://persianart.univie.ac.at/research-output/persian-art-the-shifting-of-objects/.
Friday 29 October 2021, 14:00-17:00 (CET)
14:15-14:30 Welcome & Introduction
Session 1: Mechanisms of Acquisition and Presentation
Chair: Suzanne Marchand (Louisiana State University)
14:30-15:00 Robert Born (BKGE Oldenburg), Austrian and Hungarian Expeditions to Persia and Central Asia in the Last Decades of the Monarchy
15:00-15:30 Johannes Wieninger (formerly MAK), “Die Ausstellung islamischer Miniaturen, Textilien und Kleinkunst”: An Exhibition in the Austrian Museum for Art and Industry in 1935
15:30-16:00 Coffee break
Session 2: Mechanisms of Rediscoveries
Chair: Simone Wille (University of Innsbruck / FWF)
16:00-16:30 Ebba Koch (University of Vienna), Rediscovering Mughal Painting in Vienna: The Millionenzimmer in Early 20th-Century Contexts
16:30-17:00 Markus Ritter (University of Vienna), The 1933 Discovery and Persian Art Historiography of a Royal Textile in Vienna
Saturday 30 October 2021, 10:00-13:00 (CET)
Session 3: Mechanisms of Displacement
Chair: Barbara Karl (Textilmuseum St.Gallen)
10:00-10:30 Yuka Kadoi (Univeristy of Vienna / FWF), From Vienna to New York: The Emperor’s Carpet in Transit
10:30-11:00 Iván Szántó (ELTE Budapest), Albert Eperjesy von Szászváros und Tóti and His Vanished Persian Art Collections
11:00-11:30 Coffee break
Session 4: Roundtable on Persian Cultural Heritage
Moderator: Christine Nölle-Karimi (Austrian Academy of Sciences)
11:30-12:30 Cultural Heritage at Stake: Afghanistan Updates
Ute Franke (Museum of Islamic Art in Berlin)
Jean-Baptiste Clais (Louvre Paris)
Khair Muhammad Khairzada (formerly Afghan Institute of Archaeology) + Lívia Jalili (ELTE Budapest)
Please contact the organiser for further information (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Participants must follow the safety guidelines to attend the lecture in person.