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.
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.