Henriette Herz Scouting Program

Henriette Herz Scouting Program

We would like to draw your attention to the Henriette Herz Scouting Program. The program is generally geared towards supporting promising young female researchers and scholars from regions which are usually not so well represented in the Western academic mainstream....

New Article by Oleg Tarasov

New Article by Oleg Tarasov

We would like to draw your attention to an interesting article by one of the speakers at our last workshop, Oleg Tarasov. The online article “Icons and the avant-garde” centers on the Costakis art collection of Russian avant-garde art and icons. Tarasov discusses the...

Congratulations, Dr. Borkhardt!

Congratulations, Dr. Borkhardt!

The Russian Art & Culture Group would like to congratulate Sebastian Borkhardt for the publication of his PhD thesis on Wassily Kandinsky! In „Der Russe Kandinsky“. Zur Bedeutung der russischen Herkunft Vasilij Kandinskijs für seine Rezeption in Deutschland,...

Forthcoming Talk on Russian Art (Feb. 8th)

Forthcoming Talk on Russian Art (Feb. 8th)

The Russian Art & Culture Group would like to draw your attention to a forthcoming virtual talk on Russian art.   Margaret Samu (The New School’s Parsons School of Design) is presenting her work on Painters, the Art Market, and Images of Female Beauty in...

Congratulations, Dr. Malycheva!

Congratulations, Dr. Malycheva!

The Russian Art & Culture Group would like to congratulate Tanja Malycheva for the publication of her PhD thesis on Valentin Serov! In Valentin Serov: Bildfindungsprozesse des russischen Künstlers im gesamteuropäischen Kontext [Valentin Serov: Image Genesis...

Season’s Greetings

Season’s Greetings

What an unexpected year! When 2020 started, I am sure, everybody was in their usual bustle: doing research, writing papers, planning conference trips. Some our plans for the year, I dare say most, did not came to pass – at least not the way we imagined them. Our own...