The Discovering Dalmatia conference, to be held from 21 to 24 November 2018 at the Institute of Art History – The Cvito Fisković Centre in Split, is the fourth instalment related to our interdisciplinary project “Dalmatia – a destination of the European Grand Tour in the 18th and the 19th century”.
The Institute of Art History – The Cvito Fisković Centre
A call for papers for an international conference of academics and professionals entitled
The Integration of Knowledge About Dalmatia’s Historical Urban Landscape
To be held from the 21stto the 24thof November 2018 in Split
Sir Nicholas Jackson will give lecture at 12 p.m. on Saturday, April 21, in the premises of the Institute of Art History – Cvito Fisković Centre (Kružićeva 7, Split), entitled “The Travel Diaries and explorations of Dalmatia by the Architect and Watercolourist Sir Thomas Graham Jackson between 1882 and 1893”.
Discovering Dalmatia (22/11 – 25/11) is a programme of the Institute of Art History – Centre Cvito Fisković in Split, which is being held for the third year running. It is dedicated to those cultural-historical aspects of the Croatian coast which, via multilayered connections with the Mediterranean and European world, were gradually uncovered, particularly in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, when numerous travel writers and artists undertook the Grand Tour and began regularly visiting the eastern Adriatic coast.
You are cordially invited to the launch of the book Robert Adam and Diocletian’s Palace in Split at Oris House of Architecture (Ul. Kralja Držislava 3, Zagreb), on Tuesday the 7th of November at 7pm.
His Excellency Andrew Dalgleish, the British Ambassador to Croatia, will open the proceedings. The book will be presented by Dr Ante Žužul, the director of the Školska knjiga publishing house, Dr Milan Pelc, the director of the Institute of Art History, Dr Ana Šverko, one of the book’s editors, and Damir Gamulin, the designer. Dr Mate Maras will conclude the book launch.