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Mellon Research Initiative: Video Archive

Mellon Research Initiative Video

Surfaces (15th-19th Centuries)

March 27, 2015
Organized by Noemie Etienne
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Mellon Research Initiative Video

From ‘Surface’ to ‘Substrate’: The Archaeology and Art History of Material Transfers

November 7-8, 2014
Organized by David Wengrow
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Mellon Research Initiative Video

Materiality in Japan:  Making, Breaking and Conserving Works of Art and Architecture 

April 11, 2014
Organized by Anton Schweizer
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Mellon Research Initiative Video

Is Contemporary Art History?

February 28, 2014
Organized by Robert Slifkin
[full description and list of speakers]

Mellon Research Initiative Video

Workshop on Digital Tools


February 1, 2014
Organized by Jonathan Hay
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Mellon Research Initiative Video

Conservation and Its Contexts

December 7, 2013
Organized by Jim Coddington
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Mellon Research Initiative Video

Art History and the Art of Description

October 4-5, 2013
Organized by Jas Elsner 
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Mellon Research Initiative Video

Archaeology, Heritage, and the Mediation of Time

April 12-13, 2013
Organized by David Wengrow
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Mellon Research Initiative Video

Mapping: Geography, Power, and the Imagination in the Art of the Americas

March 7-8, 2013
Organized by Jennifer Raab
[full description and list of speakers]

Mellon Research Initiative Video

Digital Art History

November 30 – December 1, 2012
Organized by Jim Coddington
[full description and list of speakers]

Mellon Research Initiative Video

Publishing and the PhD

October 18, 2012
A public workshop on the art history publication in relation to the dissertation
[full description and list of speakers]

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