For scholars interested in the intellectual and social history of early modern academies of different kinds (literary, artistic, theatrical, scientific..) between 1500 and 1800. Particularly welcome will be reflections on the printed sources of both of European and non-European academies. Members are also invited to share their past and current books, essays, talks on the topic and encouraged to collaborate in future research projects.
New Article on non-artists within the Florentine Accademia del Disegno (in Italian)
New publication on the role of the lieutenant of the Florentine Accademia del Disegno and on the presence of Florentine noblemen in the academy. The essay is in Italian.
List of Digital Resources
A preliminary list of digital resources concerning academies and other learned societies. Everyone is welcome to contribute!
Renaissance Society of America Panels (Dublin 2021)
A series of panels that Déborah Blocker (UC Berkeley) and I have organized for RSA 2020 and that will be presented at RSA Dublin 2021.