A call for papers has been launched for the international conference ‘A great community’: John Ruskin’s Europe. The event will be held at Ca’ Foscari University, in Venice, on October 7-9 2019. The organizing team includes Emma Sdegno and Martina Frank (Ca’ Foscari University, Venice), Pierre-Henry Frangne (Université Rennes 2) and Myriam Pilutti Namer (Scuola Normale Superiore di Pisa).
Anne Hultzsch, a member of the Mapping Architectural Criticism programme, co-edited with Mary Hvattum the book The Printed and the Built. Architecture, Print Culture and Public Debate in the Nineteenth Century, published by Bloomsbury Publishing, London, in June 2018.
An article by Raúl Martínez Martínez, an Associate Member of the Mapping Architectural Criticism programme, was published online by Cambridge University Press on October 9, 2018. The article is titled The methodological approaches of Colin Rowe: the multifaceted, intellectual connoisseur at La Tourette and is an analysis of Colin Rowe’s methodological approaches –with particular reference to his 1961 essay on La Tourette– acknowledging dialectic as a creative methodology.
The international conference Reframing the (Art) World/Redéfinir le monde (de l’art) will be held in Rennes, at the Université Rennes 2, Campus Villejean, on October 11-12, 2018. The conference is organised by Antje Kramer-Mallordy, in collaboration with the research network of the PRISME programme.
Paolo Scrivano, Scientific Coordinator (with Hélène Jannière) of Mapping Architectural Criticism, participated in the conference Intellettuali di confine. L’emigrazione intellettuale tra Italia e Stati Uniti e l’avvio della guerra fredda culturale in Italia (1930-1950).