The Berlin-based research program Art Histories and Aesthetic Practices. Kunstgeschichte und Ästhetische Praktiken aims to open art historical studies to a global horizon...

The blog, set up after the Art Histories and Aesthetic Practices Travelling Seminar 2015 to Benin and Togo, is now online.

From April 30 to May 12, the Art Histories and Aesthetic Practices Travelling Seminar 2016 titled "The Architectures, Aesthetic Practices, and Arts of Iran" took place. 

From June 23-24, the ARTMargins Annual Workshop entitled "Writing (in) the Margins," organized by the ARTMargins Collective and Art Histories and Aesthetic Practices took place in Berlin.

At the workshop "Sudanese Objects in German Collections," Hannah Baader and the Art Histories Fellows visited the Egyptian Museum and the Zentralinstitut für Kunstgeschichte.

The candidates for the Art Histories Fellowships 2016-17 have been selected. The final list is now published under "Fellows 2016/17". 

The new online format "Conversations in Transregional Art Histories" features multimedia contributions, in which fellows and guests of the program discuss their research topics...

Fellows and staff members of the program Art Histories and Aesthetic Practices regularly contribute articles on the TRAFO Blog for transregional research... 




Thur 06 Oct 2016

Fri 07 Oct 2016
Explorative Workshop All You Can Do with Catalogs: Accessing, Organizing, Disseminating Local and Global Knowledge (15th-19th Centuries)
convened by Paola Molino (LMU Munich/Alexander von Humboldt-Stiftung)
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Forum Transregionale Studien Berlin und Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin
Wed 12 Oct 2016

Fri 14 Oct 2016
Jahreskonferenz / Annual Conference 2016 Making, Sustaining, Breaking – The Politics Of Heritage And Culture
Forum Transregionale Studien, Max Weber Stiftung, Cluster Asia and Europe in a Global Context (Universität Heidelberg), Deutsches Archäologisches Institut
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Universität Heidelberg, Karl Jaspers Centre for Advanced Transcultural Studies, Voßstraße 2, 69115 Heidelberg
Thur 03 Nov 2016
5:00 pm–7:00 pm
Art Histories Seminar Engaging Preclassic Maya Visual Configurations at San Bartolo, Guatemala
Sanja Savkic (Art Histories Fellow 2016/17, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México)
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Forum Transregionale Studien, Wallotstraße 14, 14193 Berlin
Thur 10 Nov 2016
Art Histories Seminar Memory and the Avant-Garde: Trauma in Indonesian Visual Arts 1970-1990
Wulandani Dirgantoro (Art Histories Fellow 2016/17, La Salle University, Philadelphia)
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