Course: Archival Politics: Culture, Power, and Suppression

Archives are the historian’s natural habitat. Here we read and discover, turn information into evidence, and produce histories from sometimes… Read more

Exhibition Wessel Huisman @ KNIR

Contemporaneously with his exhibition at the Nuovo Museo del Foro Romano “Un pittore olandese a Roma. Wessel Huisman e lo spazio generoso”, the Dutch artist Wessel Huisman (*1954) exhibits several of his works at the KNIR. Our exhibition focusses on Huisman’s studies of light and perspective in famous paintings by Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio (1571-1610). You can visit the exhibition by appointment during office hours. RSVP: 

Archaeological Field School: Exploring Ancient Mountain Society in Guarda (Portugal) with the GAP project

In this archaeological field school, you explore with an international team the archaeology of mountain society between the Iron age and the Roman times in the municipality of Guarda (Beira Alta, Portugal). This practicum is conducted within the GAP project (Guarda Archaeological Project) that aims to shed light on the role played by rural sanctuaries,...

Deadline: 6 June 2024

Date: 30 June - 28 July 2024

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