T. J. Clark – What Can Art History Say About Giotto?

Event Date: 2 March 2017 Room B34 Birkbeck Main Building Birkbeck, University of London Torrington Square London WC1E 7HX The Birkbeck Institute for the Humanities presents: Professor T.J. Clark (Berkeley) – What Can Art History Say About Giotto? For many people – certainly for me – Giotto is the Shakespeare of art history: a figure of singular inventiveness and profundity, …

T. J. Clark Masterclass – Heaven and Earth According to Bruegel

  Event Date: 1, 2 and 6 June 2016 Room 421 Birkbeck Main Building Birkbeck, University of London Torrington Square London WC1E 7HX The Birkbeck Institute for the Humanities presents: T. J. Clark Masterclass – Heaven and Earth According to Bruegel This Masterclass – which is spread over three sessions – will revolve around a painting by Bruegel, The Land …

TJ Clark – Was Picasso a Woman?: Reflections on Nude, Green Leaves and Bust

Event Date: 7 June 2013 Room B34, Main Building Birkbeck, University of London Malet Street London WC1E 7HX The Birkbeck Institute for the Humanities presents: Professor TJ Clark  (Berkeley) – Was Picasso a Woman?: Reflections on Nude, Green Leaves and Bust Chair: Professor Lynda Nead (Birkbeck)   Picasso once claimed that, artistically speaking, “I am a woman”. He went on …

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The Luddites, without Condescension

Event Date: 6 May 2011 Room B34 10:00 – 18:00 Birkbeck, University of London Malet Street, Bloomsbury London WC1E 7HX   The Birkbeck Institute for the Humanities presents: The Luddites, without Condescension A Conference on the 200th Anniversary of the Frame-breakers’ Uprising In the Spring of 2011 Birkbeck will host a one-day conference to mark the 200th anniversary of the …