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Manipulating Light in Pre-modern Times. Architectural, Artistic and Philosophical aspects

English title Manipulating Light in Pre-modern Times. Architectural, Artistic and Philosophical aspects
Applicant Mondini Daniela
Number 139499
Funding scheme International Exploratory Workshops
Research institution Kunsthistorisches Institut Universität Zürich
Institution of higher education Università della Svizzera italiana - USI
Main discipline Visual arts and Art history
Start/End 01.11.2011 - 30.11.2011
Approved amount 8'256.00
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All Disciplines (5)

Discipline
Visual arts and Art history
Romance languages and literature
Architecture and Social urban science
Ecclesiastical history
Philosophy

Keywords (15)

light; darkness; history of architecture; Middle Ages; Byzantium; Early Modern Times; sacred building; mosaics; wall painting; lighting; artificial light (lamps, candles, torches); daylight; shadow; windows; stained glass

Responsible applicant and co-applicants

Collaboration

Group / person Country
Types of collaboration
Università della Svizzera Italiana/Istituto Studi Italiani Switzerland (Europe)
- in-depth/constructive exchanges on approaches, methods or results
- Publication
Universität Wien/Institut für Kunstgeschichte/Byzantinistik Austria (Europe)
- in-depth/constructive exchanges on approaches, methods or results
School of Archeology/University of Oxford Great Britain and Northern Ireland (Europe)
- in-depth/constructive exchanges on approaches, methods or results
- Publication
Università Roma Tre/Dipartimento di Linguistica Italy (Europe)
- in-depth/constructive exchanges on approaches, methods or results
- Publication
Universität Zürich/Kunsthistorisches Institut Switzerland (Europe)
- in-depth/constructive exchanges on approaches, methods or results
- Publication
Universität Basel/Eikones Switzerland (Europe)
- in-depth/constructive exchanges on approaches, methods or results
- Publication
Università di Parma, Facoltà di Architettura Italy (Europe)
- in-depth/constructive exchanges on approaches, methods or results
- Publication
Universität Basel/Kunsthistorisches Seminar Switzerland (Europe)
- in-depth/constructive exchanges on approaches, methods or results
- Publication
Universität Bonn/Bibliotheca Hertziana Rom Germany (Europe)
- in-depth/constructive exchanges on approaches, methods or results
- Publication
Corpus Vitrearum Medii Aevii Potsdam Germany (Europe)
- in-depth/constructive exchanges on approaches, methods or results
- Publication
Université Lyon 2 France (Europe)
- in-depth/constructive exchanges on approaches, methods or results
- Publication

Associated projects

Number Title Start Funding scheme
128606 Von Ravenna bis Vals. Licht und Dunkelheit in der Architektur vom Mittelalter bis zur Gegenwart 01.10.2010 SNSF Professorships
157895 Manipolare la luce in epoca premoderna. Aspetti architettonici, artistici e filosofici 01.01.2015 Publication grants

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