The Flemish Research Centre for the Arts in the Burgundian Netherlands organizes, as it did in the past, a series of lectures. During autumn 2014 4 guest speakers will talk about sculpture.
The Flemish Research Centre for the Arts in the Burgundian Netherlands is an initiative of the Groeninge Museum in Bruges. The centre was established in 2010 with the following mission: to stimulate research on the art of the 15th and 16th-century Burgundian Netherlands and disseminate this research at an international level.
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Dr Léon Lock (KULeuven/Musée François Duesberg, Mons)
Paragone? Relations between sculpture and painting in the Southern Netherlands. From Jan van Eyck to Rubens.
November 13 2014
Dr. Bart Fransen (Coordinator Centre for the Study of the Flemish Primitives, KIK/IRPA, Brussels)
Sculpture design in Rogier van der Weyden's workshop
December 4 2014
Dr. Kim Woods (The Open University, UK)
Alabaster sculpture in the Burgundian and Habsburg Netherlands c. 1400 - 1530.
December 11 2014
Prof. Dr. Aleksandra Lipińska (Technische Universität Berlin)
Moving Sulptures: Southern Netherlandish alabasters from the 16th to the 17th centuries in Central and Northern Europe.
Where: Vriendenzaal Musea Brugge, Dijver 12, 8000 Bruges
Price: No charge
(News item September 11 2014)