Artistic Dialogue during the Middle Ages (Cordoba, 18-19 November 2016)

Artistic Dialogue during the Middle Ages. Islamic Art – Mudéjar Art International Conference
Casa Árabe, Calle de Samuel de los Santos Gener, 9, 14003 Córdoba,
November 18 – 19, 2016
Registration deadline: Nov 13, 2016
Organized by: Prof. Dr. Alberto León (Universidad de Córdoba), Prof.
Dr. Francine Giese (University of Zurich), Casa Árabe de Córdoba
PROGRAM
Friday, 18th November 2016
9.30-10.00 Welcome and registration
OPENING REMARKS
10.00 Alberto León (Universidad de Córdoba) and Francine Giese (University of Zurich)
KEYNOTE LECTURE
10.30-11.30 D. Fairchild Ruggles (University of Illinois)
“Ars Longa”: Carved Column Capitals from Umayyad Cordoba and Their Reuse
Coffee break
ISLAMIC CORDOBA
12.00-12.30 María Teresa Casal García (CCHS, CSIC Madrid, Universidad de Córdoba)
Urbanismo islámico emiral en Córdoba (Madinat Qurtuba): el ejemplo de Saqunda
12.30-13.00 Carmen González (Universidad de Córdoba)
Mezquitas en revisión: nuevos enfoques y aproximaciones.
13.00-13.30 Rafael Blanco-Guzmán (Universidad de Córdoba)
Las pinturas parietales domésticas de la Córdoba islámica
Lunch
14.30-16.00 Guided tour: Córdoba islámica
AL-ANDALUS AND NORTH AFRICA
16.00-16.30 Susana Calvo Capilla (Universidad Complutense de Madrid)
El arte andalusí en el contexto del Mediterráneo islámico: estudios y aportaciones recientes
16.30-17.00 María Marcos Cobaleda (Universidade Nova Lisboa)
La unidad de al-Andalus y el Maghreb en la primera mitad del siglo XII: aportaciones de los almorávides al arte medieval peninsular
17.00-17.30 Luís Ferro (CHAIA/University of Évora)
The Cubas from Southern Portugal: the perpetuation of the sacred meaning through the reuse and conversion of architectural space
17.30-18.00 Laura Rodríguez Peinado
El papel de al-Andalus en la difusión de textiles
Coffee break
REVALORIZING THE ISLAMIC PAST
18.30-19.00 Antonio Gámiz Gordo (Universidad de Sevilla)
Dibujos de la Mezquita-Catedral de Córdoba. Viajeros y artistas en la primera mitad del XIX
19.00-19.30 Laura Castro Royo (Universidad de Zúrich)
La dialéctica estructural en el ‘revival’ andalusí como parte identitaria de la España romántica: el redescubrimiento del arte
islámico y su inserción en el pasado nacional
20.00 EVENING LECTURE
Juan Carlos Ruiz Souza (Universidad Complutense de Madrid)
Al-Andalus y la Corona de Castilla. Enfoques y desenfoques historiográficos
Saturday, 19th November 2016
9.00-9.30 Welcome and registration
KEYNOTE LECTURE
9.30-10.30 María Elena Díez Jorge (Universidad de Granada)
La transculturalidad en el arte mudéjar
ARTISTIC EXCHANGE IN THE IBERIAN PENINSULA
10.30-11.00 Magdalena Valor and Isabel Montes Romero-Camacho (Universidad de Sevilla)
El ritual de la transformación de mezquitas en iglesias  con ejemplos de Andalucía occidental
11.00-11.30 Miguel Ángel Tabales (Universidad de Sevilla)
La transformación del alcázar de Sevilla. De alcázar islámico a palacio castellano
11.30-12.00 Robin Kim (Bryn Mawr College)
Islamic Heritage and the Regional Aesthetics of the Ebro River Valley at the Santo Sepulcro in Torres del Río (Navarra)
Coffee break
12.30-13.00 Karen R. Mathews (University of Miami)
International Mudéjar: The Fusion of Regional Identity and a Pan-Mediterranean Style in the Architectural Ceramics of Medieval Spain
13.00-13.30 Anna McSweeney (The Warburg Institute / University of London)
Paterna ceramics and the relevance of ‘mudéjar’ as an aesthetic category
Lunch
15.00-16.30 Guided tour: Córdoba mudéjar
MUDÉJAR HISTORIOGRAPHY: LIMITS AND CHALLENGES
16.30-17.00 Meltem Özkan Alt?nöz (Karabük University, Turkey)
Tracing Art and Architectural History Writing Problems of Mudéjar
17.00-17.30 Helena Lahoz Kopiske (Universidad de Zúrich)
La cuestión mudéjar en Voyage en Espagne de Jean-Charles Davillier y Gustave Doré. Una comparativa en la adscripción estilística de la Casa
de Mesa y la Sinagoga del Tránsito en Toledo
17.30-18.00 Iñigo Basarrate González de Audikana (University of Edinburgh)
Victorian Architects and Mudéjar Architecture
FINAL REMARKS
18.00 Alberto León (Universidad de Córdoba) / Francine Giese
(University of Zurich)
Free admission
Registration open now:
http://www.transculturalstudies.ch/en/index/conferences/conference-cordoba/einschreibung.html

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