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2020 Mar 05

Thursday Seminar: “E cosi di questa ponderatione si farà un libro particolare”: The poetics of balance in the Italian Renaissance

Location: 

Gould Hall, I Tatti
6:00pm to 7:30pm

Detail: Carlo Urbino, The Vitruvian Man, Codex Huygens, fol.

Speaker: Etienne Jollet (I Tatti / University Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne) 

Leonardo da Vinci never wrote the book of ponderazione which he mentions, but he wrote a lot about it.

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2020 Jan 16

Thursday Seminar: Leonardo//thek@ 1.0: A Digital Infrastructure to Avoid Shipwreck in the Ocean of Data of the Codex Atlanticus of Leonardo da Vinci

Location: 

Gould Hall, I Tatti
6:00pm to 7:30pm

A detail taken from Codex Atlanticus of Leonardo da Vinci

Speaker: Paolo Galluzzi (Director of Museo Galileo, Florence)

The presentation previews the results obtained by Leonardo//thek@, an ambitious research project... Read more about Thursday Seminar: Leonardo//thek@ 1.0: A Digital Infrastructure to Avoid Shipwreck in the Ocean of Data of the Codex Atlanticus of Leonardo da Vinci

2019 Dec 09

Common Children and the Common Good: Locating Foundlings in the Early Modern World (Dai bambini “comuni” al bene comune: i trovatelli nella prima età moderna)

Location: 

I Tatti / Istituto degli Innocenti
(All day)

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The 600th anniversary of the inauguration of the Ospedale degli Innocenti in Florence provides an opportunity to re-examine the contexts for foundling care both within and beyond this pioneering institution. ... Read more about Common Children and the Common Good: Locating Foundlings in the Early Modern World (Dai bambini “comuni” al bene comune: i trovatelli nella prima età moderna)

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