Category: Seminars and Conferences
State: Archived
2 - 4 dicembre 2019

Medieval Architecture: the Fourteenth Century. Models, Techniques and Materials

Salone d'Onore, Castello del Valentino, Torino

Conference chair: Carlo TOSCO

On 2-3-4 December 2019, the international conference "Medieval Architecture: the Fourteenth Century. Models, Techniques and Materials" will be held at Politecnico di Torino, Castello del Valentino, organized as part of the MHP (Medieval Heritage Platform), project of the inter-university Department of Sciences, project and territorial policies.

The aim of the event will be the presentation of the most up-to-date and innovative research on the subject of 14th century European architecture, with the intent to promote an exchange of knowledge between scholars of different nationalities and disciplines. Not only the proposals of architectural scholars, but also those coming from other disciplines, such as history, archeology and the history of art, will be judged with interest, favoring studies based on a multidisciplinary framework. The official languages ​​of the conference will be Italian, English and French.

The conference will be developed in four thematic sections:

I. Churches and religious orders
II. Palaces and civic architecture
III. Castles and fortified structures
IV. Materials, techniques, workshops

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