14TH INTERNATIONAL RIdIM CONFERENCE ON MUSIC ICONOGRAPHY
Visual intersections: negotiating East and West
Istanbul 5. - 7. June 2013

Conference in honour and in memoriam of Walter Salmen (1926-2013)

 

Association RIdIM (Repertoire International d'Iconographie Musicale), in association with Don Juan Archiv Wien, held the 14TH INTERNATIONAL RIdIM CONFERENCE ON MUSIC ICONOGRAPHY
Visual intersections: negotiating East and West
in Istanbul, 5 – 7 June 2013. The Conference attracted a wide range of scholars who presented recent research on topics related to musical iconography, with particular attention to the following three themes:
• Iconography and the study of musical instruments
• Music iconography of the East, including Byzantine and Ottoman Art and issues related to the exchange between East and West and the discourse on “Exotism” in visual sources
• The concept of object-oriented analyses in music iconography

A full Conference Report will be available here from 30 September 2013, but in the meantime more information can be found via the programme link 
http://ridim.istanbul-2013.donjuanarchiv.at/Programm.aspx

For any specific queries and press enquiries please contact: association@ridim.org

Osman Hamdi Bey, Two Musician Girls, 1880.

Oil on Canvas, 390 x 580 mm

Courtesy of Suna and İnan Kıraç Foundation Orientalist Painting Collection

 

 

 

 

 

 






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