Grand Tour Dalmatia project, a final presentation in Split

On Thursday, June 29, at 6 pm the Institute of Art History – Cvito Fisković Centre in Split will host a final presentation of a three-year installation research project entitled Dalmatia – a destination of the European Grand Tour in the 18th and the 19th century. Focusing on travel accounts and images by Europeans who visited Dalmatia during their Grand Tour, the project itself has provided the research team with an experience of a wonderful journey, a one which will hopefully be continued.

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Robert Adam and Diocletian’s Palace in Split, a book announcement

The project team proudly announces the upcoming publication of our book ‘Robert Adam and Diocletian’s Palace in Split’.

When, in November 2014, an international conference was held in the city of Split to mark the 250th anniversary of the publication of the famous book about Diocletian’s Palace written by Scottish neoclassical architect Robert Adam, it was immediately clear that the wealth of materials and ideas presented deserved to be transformed into a publication that is destined to be so much more than an ordinary collection of papers.

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Chronogeographical Database of Grand Tourism in Dalmatia in the 18th and the 19th Century, a panel

On Friday, April 7, at 5 pm the Institute of Art History in Zagreb will host a panel on the Chronogeographical Database of Grand Tourism in Dalmatia in the 18th and the 19th Century, with a introductionary lecture about the Grand Tour Dalmatia research project progress, focused on the presentation given by a team members at the conference Slavic Tower of Babel in Poznan. The database is being developed as part of the research project.

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