Michelangelo & Sebastiano

Event Date: 
23 Jun 2017 to 24 Jun 2017

An academic conference about Michelangelo and Sebastiano's art and collaboration

Sainsbury Wing Lecture Theatre, National Gallery, London

http://www.nationalgallery.org.uk/whats-on/calendar/michelangelo-sebastiano-conference

 

 

Friday 23 June

10am Registration and coffee

 

10.30 Welcome from Gabriele Finaldi, Director, The National Gallery

        Keynote lecture: William E. Wallace, ‘Michelangelo Learns to Collaborate’

 

11.30 Jill Dunkerton and Rachel Billinge, ‘Sebastiano and Michelangelo: Infrared Insights into their Collaboration’

Sheryl E. Reiss, ‘A Medici Patron through Artists’ Eyes: Giulio de’ Medici, Sebastiano, and Michelangelo’

 

12.30 Costanza Barbieri, ‘Sebastiano as portraitist: new documents and hypotheses of identification’

 

13.00 Lunch (not provided)

 

14.00 Oriana Sartiani, ‘A portrait of Michelangelo attributed to Sebastiano del Piombo: Diagnostics, discoveries and treatment’ [Italian]

Simonetta Antellini, ‘"..può sospettarsi che fosse aiutato nell'invenzione.." - l'originalità compositiva della Nascita della Vergine di Sebastiano del Piombo’

Daniela Luzi, ‘"Il bel secreto": Sebastiano's experiments with oil painting on natural and artificial stone in the Chigi Chapel’ [Italian]

 

15.30 Tea & coffee break

 

16.15 Carlo Piga, ‘Pierfrancesco Borgherini: Florentine banker of Renaissance and refined patron, between Florence and Rome’

Stefania Pasti, ‘Sebastiano del Piombo and the sources of the Borgherini Chapel’

 

17.15 Christian Kleinbub, ‘Michelangelo and Raphael: Rebalancing Accounts’

        Charles Robertson, ‘Michelangelo’s Last Judgement. Sebastiano’s contribution’

       

18.45 Close

 

 

 

Saturday 24 June

 

9am   Private View of Michelangelo & Sebastiano (North Galleries)

 

10.00 Registration and coffee

 

10.30 Welcome from Matthias Wivel, Curator of 16th-century Italian Paintings, The National Gallery

Keynote lecture: Paul Joannides, ‘Sebastiano’s Supports, Surfaces and Textures’

 

11.30 Joost Keizer, ‘Michelangelo & Sebastiano: Painting & Transgression’

Silvia Danesi Squarzina, ‘Michelangelo’s Naked Bodies: Meanings and Anatomy’

 

12.30 Lunch (not provided)

 

13.30 Piers Baker-Bates, ‘”Quel buen fra Bastiano del Piombo (That good father Sebastiano del Piombo)”: Sebastiano's Spanish fame’

Andrea Donati, ‘Michelangelo, Marcello Venusti and the legacy of Sebastiano’

 

14.30 Tea & coffee break

 

15.15 Peter Schade and Lynn Roberts, ‘Framing Sebastiano’s The Raising of Lazarus’

Adam Lowe, ‘The Borgherini Chapel rematerialisation’

 

16.15 Matthias Wivel, ‘Reflections on Michelangelo & Sebastiano’

 

16.45 Close

 

To book, please visit http://www.nationalgallery.org.uk/whats-on/calendar/michelangelo-sebastiano-conference

For further enquiries contact Dr Rosalind McKever (rosalind.mckever@ng-london.org.uk).


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