A British Academy event held in association with The National Gallery.
What do we mean by the ‘Italian Renaissance’, and is the term still a helpful one when interpreting art from the period?
Marking the bicentenary of the birth of Swiss art historian Jacob Burckhardt, join a panel of curators as they discuss how best to present Renaissance art to modern museum audiences.
- Dr Caroline Campbell, The Jacob Rothschild Head of the Curatorial Department, The National Gallery
- Peta Motture, Senior Curator, Victoria and Albert Museum
- Dr Dora Thornton, Curator, The Goldsmiths’ Company
Chair: Professor Amanda Lillie, Professor of History of Art, University of York