The Department of History at Bogazici University cordially invites you to a lecture by Gerhard Wolf (Kunsthistorisches Institut, Florence)
“The Mediterranean and Norman Sicily as Challenges for Art History”
Organized within the framework of the “Connecting Art Histories Initiative” supported by the Getty Foundation
Tuesday, November 29, 2011, 17:00 Rectorate Conference Hall, Bogazici University, Istanbul
Gerhard Wolf is director of the Kunsthistorisches Institut in Florence. He is the author, most recently, of Facing the Wall: The Palestinian-Israeli Barriers (2011, with Avinoam Shalem); Schleier und Spiegel. Traditionen des Christusbildes und die Bildkonzepte der Renaissance (2002); Volti di Cristo (2006) co-authored with Ludovica Sebregondi, and Die Nacht der Bilder, co-authored with Philine Helas. He has curated several exhibitions including Il Volto di Cristo (2000/01), Georgia – Medieval Monuments (2008); Imagines en vuelo – Images take flight. Feather Art between Mexico and Europe, 1300–1700(2011).