Symposium | Bouchardon and His Contemporaries

Posted in conferences (to attend) by Editor on February 9, 2017


Left: Gilles Demarteau after Edme Bouchardon, Model Posing for ‘The Genius of Summer’, ca. 1740s–50s (Los Angeles: Getty Research Institute, 2015.PR.58). Right: Edme Bouchardon, The Genius of Summer, 1745 (Paris: Grenelle Fountain).

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Bouchardon and His Contemporaries
The Getty Center, Los Angeles, 2 April 2017

In parallel with the exhibition Bouchardon: Royal Artist of the Enlightenment (on view at the Getty Center until 2 April), this symposium explores the relationships Bouchardon had with his contemporaries (artists, patrons, and connoisseurs) and investigates the diffusion and reception of his oeuvre. Admission to this event is free, but a ticket is required to attend. More information is available here.

Malcolm Baker, University of California, Riverside
Anne-Lise Desmas, J. Paul Getty Museum
Peter Fuhring, Fondation Custodia
Thomas W. Gaehtgens, Getty Research Institute
Edouard Kopp, Harvard Art Museums
Monique Kornell, University of California, Los Angeles
Ewa Lajer-Burcharth, Harvard University
Louis Marchesano, Getty Research Institute
Guilhem Scherf, Musée du Louvre
Katie Scott, The Courtauld Institute of Art
Kristel Smentek, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Perrin Stein, The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Juliette Trey, Musée du Louvre







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