CONF: When All Roads Led to Paris (Prague, 26-27 Jun 18)

When All Roads Led to Paris. Artistic Exchanges Between France and central Europe in the 19th Century

July 26 – 27, 2018
When All Roads Let to Paris 


Czech Academy of Sciences, Národní 3, Prague 1

Organizers: Kristýna Hochmuth and Adéla Klinerová

This workshop, organized by CEFRES, the Institute of Art History of the Czech Academy of Sciences (ÚDU AV ČR), the National Gallery in Prague (NG) and the Institute of Art History of the Faculty of Arts of the Charles University (ÚDU FF UK) is open to PhD students, post doctoral students and young researchers. The workshop is centered on French art history from the viewpoint of the cultural transfer theory. It will touch upon various aspects of the spreading of French culture and art in the field of painting, sculpture, architecture or art collections. Our discussions will be initiated by a keynote speech by professor Marek Zgórniak (Institute of Art History, Jagiellonian University, Kraków) and closed by a lecture by Michael Werner (CNRS-EHESS, Paris).

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