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