Since 1932, the Francqui Foundation of Belgium annually awards the Francqui Prize. This important recognition is granted by an international jury, to a Belgian scientist under the age of 50. The Francqui Prize, alternating between Medicine, Exact Sciences and Humanities is given by his Majesty the King of Belgium during a ceremony which takes place…
On November 20 2018 Barbara Baert will give a lecture entitled “Kairós, or the Right Moment, in Christian Nachleben & Iconology”, organised by the Institute of Advanced Studies at the Università di Bologna.
On September 30 2018 Barbara Baert will give a lecture entitled “Rondom de zeef. Motief, symbool, hermeneutiek“, organised by the “Belgische School voor Psychoanalyse“.
The Royal Institute for Cultural Heritage (KIK/IRPA) organised the Bruegel Success Story Colloquium, which took place in Brussels from 12 to 14 September 2018. Maarten Bassens, Daan van Heesch, Joris Van Grieken and Lieve Watteeuw (Illuminare) presented papers at the conference. You can read their abstracts here.
On May 25 2018 Barbara Baert will give a lecture entitled “Kairos – Pathosformel – Grisaille. Dénouements du moment opportun” on the “Nœuds & plis dans l’art conference.”