Guidelines on General Equality

Information, 9 November 2020 – 9 November 2030

Willem de Rooij "PIERRE VERGER IN SURINAME" at Portikus

Exhibition, 27 March – 18 July 2021

Summer semester 2021

Information, 12 April – 16 July 2021

Lectures Summer Semester 2021

Online Lecture, 20 April – 8 July 2021

Willem de Rooij class: Premiere

Class Project, 7 – 21 May 2021


Etta Madete: OCHA-African Avant-Garde

Online Lecture, 11 May 2021, 19:00

Hassan Khan class: AUTONATURA

Class Project, 14 – 16 May 2021

Breaking Glass III – Virtual Space

Symposium, 28 – 30 May 2021

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Banu Cennetoğlu: neither a mirror nor a hammer

Online Lecture, 6 May 2021, 19:00

POSTPONED—Daniel Lie: Rotten Energy

Online Lecture, 29 April 2021, 19:00

Elif Saydam: The House Always Wins

Online Lecture, 20 April 2021, 19:00

STADL: Schtorona

Radio Show, 19 – 21 February 2021, 18:00–19:00

Willem de Rooij Class: Raum I7

Class Project, 19 February 2021


Event, 19 – 21 February 2021, 16:00–20:00

Bani Abidi: Funland

Online Lecture, 16 February 2021, 19:00

Olga Balema

Online Lecture, 4 February 2021, 19:00

Henrike Naumann: Aesthetics of Power

Online Lecture, 28 January 2021, 19:00

The Otolith Group: Infinity Minus Infinity

Online Lecture, 21 January 2021, 19:00

Manuela Moscoso: Liverpool Biennial 2021

Online Lecture, 19 January 2021, 19:00

Jason Mohaghegh: Dreams of the Last King

Online Lecture, 12 January 2021, 19:00

Giorgio Vasari (1511-1574), Portrait of Lorenzo the Magnificent, Galleria degli Uffizi, FlorenceGiorgio Vasari (1511-1574), Portrait of Lorenzo the Magnificent, Galleria degli Uffizi, Florence

Alessandro Nova: The Portrait in the Art Theory of the 16th century

Lecture1 July 2015, 19:00Aula, Städelschule, Dürerstraße 10, 60596 Frankfurt am Main

Born 1954 in Milan, Alessandro Nova studied “Lettere e Filosofia” at the Università degli Studi di Milano and Art History at the Courtauld Institute of Art in London. In 1982, he earned his PhD at the Courtauld Institute of Art in London. His research was financed in 1986-1987 by the J. Paul Getty Postdoctoral Fellowship, and in 1992-94 by the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton. From 1988 to 1994 he was an Assistant Professor at Stanford University (California, USA). In the summer semester he held the position of a C4-Professor at the Humboldt University in Berlin. In 1994, he was appointed professor of Art History of the Renaissance at the Goethe-Universität in Frankfurt am Main. In the Wintersemester of 2001-2002 he was a Guest Lecturer at the École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales – CEHTA (Centre d’histoire et théorie des arts) in Paris. From 2006 to 2007 he served as the managing director of the research center on the Early Modern Period at Frankfurt University (Zentrum zur Erforschung der Frühen Neuzeit, Renaissance Institut). In July 2006, he was appointed Honorary Professor of the Goethe-Universität in Frankfurt am Main. In 2010 he was a visiting Researcher at the Humboldt-University of Berlin in the research project “Bildakt und Verkörperung”. Since October 2006, Alessandro Nova has served as Director of the Kunsthistorisches Institut in Florenz – Max-Planck-Institut.

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