We are happy to announce that the first volume of the Proceedings of the 20th Conference of the European Association for South Asian Archaeology and Art ( Vienna 2010), edited by Deborah Klimburg-Salter and Linda Lojda, is now available at Brepols. Ther is a SPECIAL PUBLICATION OFFER from Brepols until 4th August 2014. Download:Brepols - order form [PDF]
It is our great pleasure to announce that CIRDIS' “Bon-Project” has been approved by the FWF (Austrian Science Fund).
Quick facts: Director and Coordinator: Prof. Deborah Klimburg-Salter Principal investigator: Prof. Charles Ramble (CRCAO, Paris) Project members: Kami Gurung, Uwe Niebuhr, Jürgen Schörflinger Start: 2nd half of 2012 Funding period: 3 years
Keynote Speech by Prof. Eugene Wang (Abbey Aldrich Rockefeller Professor of Asian Art, Harvard University): "How Chinese Art and European Science Could Have Crossed Paths? Fan Qi (1616-1694), Leibniz, Kircher ant the Vanishing Point." Friday, 16th of May, 6:00 p.m. Seminar Room 1, Department of Art History.
Workshop: "Transformative Exchange: Art, Science and Technology in Italy and East Asia in the 16th and 17th Century". Friday, 16th to Saturday 17th of May. Seminar Room 1, Department of Art History.