Conference Programme

Friday, October 25

8:30) Coffee/Registration

9:00) Introduction

Session I (9:30-12:15) [Session Chair: Byron Hamann, Ohio State University]

9:30) Fabio Barry, “Painting in Stone,’ the (al)chemical approach”

10:45) Break

11:00) Jeff Moser, “Fire-Star and Secret Hue: The Molten Mind in Song-Yuan Ceramics”

12:15) LUNCH

Session II (2:00-4:45) [Session Chair: Amelia Jones, Grierson Chair in Visual Culture, McGill University]

2:00) Matthew Hunter, “The Cunning of Sir Sloshua: Reynolds, the Navy and Risk”

3:15) Break

3:30) Jennifer Roberts, “Veins of Commerce: Nature-Printed Currency in Colonial North America”

Saturday, October 26

Session III (9:00-11:45) [Session Chair: Jonathan Sachs, Concordia University]

9:00) Itay Sapir, “Contained Liquidity: Fluid Intelligence and Rock-Solid Framing in the Port Scenes of Claude Lorrain”

10:15) Break

10:30) Alexander Nemerov, “Rubens’ Adoration of the Magi at the Prado”

12:00) LUNCH

Session IV (1:00-3:45) [Session Chair: Nicholas Dew, McGill University]

1:00) Yukio Lippit, “Inky Painting”

2:15) Break

2:30) Caroline Arscott, “Dyeing, Bleaching, Printing: Morris and Abundance”

3:45) Break

Session V (4:00-5:00)

4:00-5:00) Response (Sarah Hamill)

General Discussion