Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Events

  • The Devil’s Stage: Hubert Cailleau’s Illuminated Manuscripts and the Illusion of a Medieval Theater
  • Lecture
  • 3/12/2013-2/12/2013
  • 17:30-18:30
  • Spencer Museum of Art
  • Host: Kress Foundation Department of Art History, Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Spencer Museum of Art
Event Description
Presented by Laura Weigert, Associate Professor of Art History, Rutgers University. Professor Weigert specializes in northern European art of the late Middle Ages and Renaissance. Her research focuses on the interaction between visual images and their architectural and ritual settings in the 15th and 16th centuries and includes the study of manuscript illumination, prints, panel painting, and textiles. Her most recent book is "Weaving Sacred Stories: French Choir Tapestries and the Performance of Clerical Identity".