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Scent and Sense

On Friday, September 30, Reed O’Mara presented a paper on the Golden Haggadah at the VI Forum Kunst des Mittelalters in Frankfurt, in the session organized by Professor Gertsman and sponsored by the International Center of Medieval Art. Speakers came from Austria, Israel, and the US to discuss the intertwinement of olfaction and memory in medieval material culture. The joint program was also represented by Dr. Lutz who organized a session on the Cleveland’s Table Fountain.

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Julia LaPlaca, CWRU Alumna, to Present at “Art For Every Season: The Ginn Family Collectors in Cleveland’s Golden Age.”

Kelvin Smith Library is hosting an event to celebrate Frank Hadley Ginn and his family, Cleveland's collectors and generous patrons of the arts. "Art for Every Season: The Ginn Family Collectors in Cleveland's Golden Age" will take place on September 7th, from 9 am till 11 am. Julia LaPlaca, CWRU...

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Jitske Jasperse: “A Taste for Limoges: Colorful Caskets in Medieval Spain”

This Friday (September 9) of Jitske Jasperse (Humboldt University of Berlin) will present "A Taste for Limoges: Colorful Caskets in Medieval Spain." WHEN: Friday, September 9, 2022, 5:30 p.m. WHERE: Cleveland Museum of Art, Morley Family Lecture Hall Bright colors, decorative patterns, and polished surfaces define Limoges caskets (also chasses). They were...

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