Archive

Conferences:

2017

Aquatic Animals and Monsters of the Northern Seas: imagination, knowledge, exploitation (31 May-3 Jun 2017 Cerisy-la-Salle, France). The Colloquium is devoted to the history of fish, aquatic monsters and mammals in the northern seas (the English Channel, North Sea, Baltic Sea, Norwegian Sea, the North Atlantic), from antiquity to 1600.

1st. INTERNATIONAL MEETING HISTORIES OF NATURE AND ENVIRONMENTS: PERSPECTIVES AND DIALOGUES (March 15-17, 2017) – discussing multiple aspects of this relation with specific focus on the way natural world was seen interpreted and handled by people throughout time.

Graphic Growth: Discovering, Drawing, and Understanding Nature in the Early Modern World, Session at CAA 2017 (College Art Association Annual Conference), New York, NY, 15. – 18. Februar 2017– This panel explores how drawing and related graphic media were used to gain insight into nature during the early modern period. Naturalists and artists faced a natural world in expansion, which they sought to describe in detail as new realms of natural history

2016

BIOGRAPHIEN DES BUCHES, 5. – 8. April 2016 – TAGUNG IM RAHMEN DES FORSCHUNGSVERBUNDS MWW

2015

Underwater Worlds, An interdisciplinary conference at the University of Oxford, 15-16 September 2015