[Milton-L] April 12, Venice and the Ottoman Empire: A lecture by Stefano Caboni (Met Mus of Art)

Elsky, Martin MElsky at gc.cuny.edu
Sat Apr 7 10:35:13 EDT 2007


 Members of the Milton list may find the following lecture of interest: 

Stefano Carboni

Moments of Vision: Venice and the Islamic World

Stefano Carboni, Curator of Islamic Art at The Metropolitan Museum of Art and curator of the Met's current special exhibition "Venice and the Islamic World, 828-1797," discusses how artistic and cultural ideas from the Near East were absorbed in Venice between the 14th and 17th centuries.

This lecture is the second part of 

"Worlds Apart? Early Modern Europe and the Ottoman Empire," 

a conference jointly sponsored by the Renaissance Studies Certificate Program, the Center for the Humanities, the Ph.D. Program in Art History, and the Office of the Provost (CUNY  Graduate Center), and the Medieval and Renaissance Center and the Ottoman Studies Program (NYU).

Thursday, April 12, 6:30-8:00pm

The Skylight Room (9100)

The Graduate Center, CUNY

365 Fifth Ave (btwn 34th & 35th)

FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

No registration. Please arrive early for a seat. 212-817-2005 / ch at gc.

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