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Presentation, “Re-imagining a Jewish Past: Jewish Architecture and Historical Scholarship in 19th-Century Central Europe”

12.13.20 - 12.17.20
52nd Annual Conference, Association for Jewish Studies, online

This paper analyzes Jewish historic revival architecture to better understand the popular presentation of Jewish history in all its culturally situated complexity.   Session: History Writing and Its Popular Reception in Jewish Communities of 19th-Century Central Europe.    

Session Chair, “Historic Libraries and the Historiography of Art (II)”

02.12.20 - 02.15.20
108th Annual Conference, College Art Association, Hilton Chicago

Historic libraries are coming into their own as resources for interpreting intellectual history. Analyzing those libraries that have informed art historians, art critics and their public has opened new paths for exploring art historiography. Whether book and manuscript collections survive intact, perhaps in their original locations, or are known only through bibliographies or inventories, they…

Session Chair, “Historic Libraries and the Early Historiography of Art”

107th Annual Conference, College Art Association, New York Hilton Midtown

Historic libraries offer underutilized resources for understanding art history. This session explores the potential of such collections – whether intended explicitly for the study of art or not – to deepen and broaden our interpretation of art historiography and its relationship to social, intellectual and geopolitical currents.

Presentation, “Leopoldo Cicognara’s Catalago ragionato as a Database for Digital Visualizations”

Digital Cicognara Library Open Forum, ARLIS/NA Annual Meeting, New York Hilton Midtown

In 1821 Leopoldo Cicognara published a bibliography that still stands as a milestone in the history of art librarianship: it records a key collection assembled shortly before the establishment of art history as an academic discipline. Conceptualized as a database, his Catalago ragionato provides a basis for digital visualizations that offer fresh insights, because they…