Type : appel à communication.
Date limite de l’appel : 1er juillet 2018.
Date de l’événement : 7 et 8 décembre 2018.
Lieu : Institut für Kunstgeschichte, LMU, Zentnerstraße 31, D-80798 Munich.
Madonne. Reframing, coronation and re-installation of Marian images in early modern spaces.
International conference supported by SACRIMA – The Normativity of Sacred Images in Early Modern Europe
Early modern efforts to reinvigorate the diverse plethora of Marian sculptures and paintings reflect the enduring position of the Virgin in both Catholic and Protestant forms of worship. Artists transformed and re-created Lucan icons through referential and innovative acts of reframing. Simultaneously, the coronation of images of the Virgin and Child within Catholic cult sites emblematizes the growing trend for ‘normative’ presentations of the Virgin Mary. This conference seeks to explore the ways in which these alterations affected devotional interactions and the cult of images in the early modern era. Continuer la lecture