Decline – Metamorphosis – Rebirth

PROGRAMME OF THE CONFERENCE

PROGRAM KONFERENCE

PROGRAM ZNANSTVENOG SKUPA

Thursday, 18th September 2014 / četrtek, 18. september 2014 / četvrtak, 18. rujan 2014

 

Faculty of Arts (Aškerčeva cesta 2), 5th floor – the blue room /

Filozofska fakulteta (Aškerčeva cesta 2), 5. nadstropje – modra soba /

Filozofski fakultet (Aškerčeva cesta 2), 5. kat – plava soba

8.30 - 9.30 registration / registracija / registracija

 

9.30 – Opening of the conference / otvoritev konference / otvaranje znanstvenog skupa

Greetings and introductory speeches / pozdrav in uvodni nagovori / pozdrav i uvodni govori

  • Prof. dr. Branka Kalenić Ramšak, Dean of the Faculty of Arts, University of Ljubljana / Dekanja Filozofske fakultete, Univerza v Ljubljani / Dekanica Filozofskog fakulteta, Sveučilište u Ljubljani           

  • Prof. dr. Marina Vicelja Matijašić, Director of the Center for Iconographic Studies, Faculty of Humanities and Social Science, University of Rijeka / Direktorica Centra za ikonografske študije, Filozofska fakulteta, Univerza v Reki / Direktorica Centara za ikonografske studije, Filozofski  fakultet, Sveučilište u Rjeci           

  • Prof. dr. Tine Germ, Vice-Dean of the Faculty of Arts, University of Ljubljana, Head of the Department of Art History / Prodekan Filozofske fakultete, Univerza v Ljubljani, predstojnik Oddelka za umetnostno zgodovino / Prodekan Filozofskog fakulteta, Sveučilište u Ljubljani, predstojnik odsjeka za povijest umjetnosti

 

10.00 - 10.30

What is an Image?

Prof. dr. Marina Vicelja Matijašić, invited speaker / vabljena predavateljica / pozvani govornik

 

10.30 - 12.00 Panel 1. Moderator: Miha Zor

- What is Left of Historical Materialism Today?

Tibor Rutar (Slovenia, Ljubljana)

- Between Transience and Searching for Liberation: Buddhism and Images of Japanese Aesthetic

Nina Petek (Slovenia, Ljubljana)

- Transforming the Destructive Forces Through Ritual, Philosophy and Art: The Case of Non-dual Kashmir Śaivism

Tina Košir Mazi (Slovenia, Ljubljana)

 

12.00 - 12.30 – Coffee break / odmor za kavo / pauza za kavu

 

12.30 - 14.15 Panel 2. Moderator: Jure Vuga

- The Gorgon Medusa Metamorphoses : from a Declining Pictorial Motif to a Rebirth into a Cinematographic Motif (End of the 19th Century, Beginning of the 21st Century)

Annabelle Ruiz (Francija, Lyon)

- Animal Iconography in Bestiary Tradition, Its Decline and Transformation in Modern Era

Ana Krevelj (Slovenia, Ljubljana)

- A Hellenistic Skyscraper: Resurrections and Re-conceptualization of the Lost Pharos at Alexandria in the Twentieth Century

Theresa A. Kutasz (USA, Pennsylvania)

- Iconographical Metamorphosis in Manuscripts of the Estoire del saint Graal (ca. 1275-ca. 1330)

Miha Zor (Slovenia, Kranj)

 

14.15 - 15.30 – Lunch*[1] / kosilo / ručak

 

15.30 - 17.15 Panel 3. Moderator: Ines Unetič

- The Elements Of Ancient Mistery Cults And The Neoplatonic Allegories In Botticelli »Primavera«

Jure Vuga (Slovenia, Koper)

- Bacchanic Realism

Goran Vranešević (Slovenia, Kranj)

- "Ballade of the Hanged Man". World War II Atrocities and Representational Strategies of Memorial Sculpture in Socialist Yugoslavia

Sanja Horvatinčić (Croatia, Zagreb)

- The Motif of the Rape of Europa in the Slovenian Art in 20th and 21st Century

Simona Kostanjšek Brglez (Slovenia, Poljčane)

 

17.15 -17.45 – Coffee break / odmor za kavo / pauza za kavu

 

17.45 - 19.15 Panel 4. Moderator: Jure Vuga

- Venice and Constantinople. Rise of Bone City on Behalf of Another

Iva Brusić (Croatia, Rijeka)

- The “Cinquecento’s Revival” in Eighteenth Century Venice: Painting, Sculpture and Architecture

Fabien Benuzzi (Italy, Nago-Torbole)

- Seicento - the Decline of Venetian Painting? The Metamorphosis of the Perception through the Centuries

Katra Meke (Slovenia, Ljubljana)

 

 

 

[1] Lunch is not provided by the organizers. / Organizatorji ne krijejo stroškov kosila./ Ručak nije osiguran od strane organizatora.           

Friday, 19th September 2014 / petek, 19. September 2014 / petak, 19. rujan 2014

 

Faculty of Arts (Aškerčeva cesta 2), 3rd floor – lecture room 343 /

Filozofska fakulteta (Aškerčeva cesta 2), 3. nadstropje – predavalnica 343 /

Filozofski fakultet (Aškerčeva cesta 2), 3. kat – učionica 343

9.30 - 11.15 Panel 5. Moderator: Asta Vrečko

- The Rebirth of the Amateur Artist. The Effect of Past Opinions on the Amateur Artist in Current Research

Wendy Wiertz (Belgium, Leuven)

- Forgotten and Rediscovered Artist Lovro Janša

Nataša Ivanović (Slovenia, Ljubljana)

- The Exile Effect. Latvian Exile Art in United States 1948–1970

Andra Silapētere (Latvia, Riga)

- Mario Marzidovšek – »the Heart« of Štajerska/Styria Alternative Scene in 1980s

Meta Kordiš (Slovenia, Ljubljana)

 

11.15 - 11.45 – Coffee break / odmor za kavo / pauza za kavu

 

11.45 - 13.00 Panel 6. Moderator: Martina Malešič

- Rediscovery as a Key to Modernization: The Role of the Years «around 1800» in Early 20th Century Architectural Theory in Germany

Rainer Schützeichel (Switzerland, Zürich)

- The Historical in European Garden Art of the Late 18th and Early 19th Century

Ines Unetič (Slovenia, Ljubljana)

 

13.00 - 14.30 – Lunch / kosilo / ručak

 

14.30 - 16.15 Panel 7. Moderator: Martina Malešič

- The Metamorphosis of Christian Iconography in the State Commissioned Monumental Painting of Socialist Slovenia

Katarina Mohar (Slovenia, Ljubljana)

- Reaffirmation of Christian Symbolism Within the City of Zagreb

Ivana Podnar (Croatia, Zagreb)

- Artist Association Zograf and the Idea of Revitalization of “Our Art”

Ana Bogdanović (Serbia, Beograd)

- Realisms in Slovenian Art in the Thirties

Asta Vrečko (Slovenia, Ljubljana)

 

16.15 - 16.45 – Coffee break / odmor za kavo / pauza za kavu

 

16.45 - 18.30 Panel 8. Moderator: Miha Zor

- A Critical Approach to the Cycles Decline-Metamorphosis-Rebirth in the Work of Contemporary Artists

Cristina Vasconcelos de Almeida (Germany, Frankfurt am Main)

- The Representation of Intersex Bodies in Klonaris/Thomadaki’s Multimedia Practice

Laura Giudici (Switzerland, Fribourg)

- Together with Audience. Rebirth of the Concept of Participation

Eliška Mazalanová (Czech Republic, Praga)

- Real and Reel Horror: How News Imaginary in a State of National Emergency Imbued the Resurgence of American Splatter Film

Dunja Opatič (Croatia, Zagreb)

Saturday, 20th September 2014 / sobota, 20. september 2014 / subota, 20. rujan 2014

 

Faculty of Arts (Aškerčeva cesta 2), 3rd floor – lecture room 343 /

Filozofska fakulteta (Aškerčeva cesta 2), 3. nadstropje – predavalnica 343 /

Filozofski fakultet (Aškerčeva cesta 2), 3. kat – učionica 343

9.30 - 11.00 Panel 9. Moderator: Ines Unetič

- Political Decline of the Carniolan Provincial Estates and Their Transformation between 16th and 18th Century

Vanja Kočevar (Slovenia, Ljubljana)

- Cristoph Schwarz’s Last Judgment and Counter-Reformation in Inner Austria

Gašper Cerkovnik (Slovenia, Ljubljana)

- Survival Tools - Political Strategies in the Community Artworks of Andreja Kulunčić

Dragana Modrić (Croatia, Split)

 

11.00 - 11.30 – Coffee break / odmor za kavo / pauza za kavu

 

11.30 - 13.00 Panel 10. Moderator: Asta Vrečko

- Modern Slovenian Architectural Publications in Times of Housing, Social and Financial Crises of the 1930s

Alenka Di Battista (Slovenia, Ljubljana)

- Slovenian Architecture after 1948 - from the East to the West

Martina Malešič (Slovenia, Ljubljana)

- The Unification of Restoration Work within Conservation Activities – Croatia's Example

Ivana Nina Unković (Croatia, Split)

 

13.00 - 13.30 - Final discussion / zaključna diskusija / zaključna rasprava

 

13.30 - 14.45 - Lunch / kosilo / ručak

 

14.45 - Free guided tour of Ljubljana / voden ogled po Ljubljani / vođeno razgledavanje Ljubljane

Organising committee / organizacijski odbor / organizacijski odbor:

Prof. Dr. Tine Germ, Prof. Dr. Marina Vicelja Matijašić, Iva Brusić, Dr. Martina Malešič, Katra Meke, Petra Predoević, Dr. Ines Unetič, Asta Vrečko, Jure Vuga, Miha Zor