2020, Fri, May 15 and 2020, Sat, May 16

Cancelled: Conference

The event is cancelled. The decision is based on the public administration’s current guidelines and recommendations on how to deal with the Coronavirus SARS-CoV-2. More…

Aby Warburg’s research approach was interdisciplinary, collaborative and international. What concepts came about due to his open assessments of artists such as Domenico Ghirlandaio and Albrecht Dürer? What significance did thinkers and researchers like Ernst Cassirer and Gertrud Bing have for the “workshop” in which the Bilderatlas Mnemosyne took shape? Scientists and curators discuss the concepts that were developed there and how they continue to influence contemporary art history and visual studies.

With contributions by Linda Báez-Rubí, Mirjam Brusius, Philippe Despoix, Burcu Dogramaci, Steffen Haug, Axel Heil, Carole Maigné, Eckart Marchand, Johannes von Müller, Roberto Ohrt, Ulrich Pfisterer, Elizabeth Sears, Bill Sherman, Joacim Sprung, Giovanna Targia, Tullio Viola, Matthew Vollgraf, Claudia Wedepohl