Science and Art in the Age of Vermeer - lectures

Science and Art in the Age of Vermeer - lectures

admission free

Thijs Weststeijn

PhD, University of Amsterdam, Department of Art History


While Vermeer's technical experiments demonstrate a deep interest in natural science, optics in particular, they do not lead to interpretation of his art as completely 'modern', but they do reflect his conception of the visible world as a direct manifestation - after holy writ - of divine power.

Sala Cinema
Admission via steps in via Milano 9A
Admission free while places last


The Vermeer Wednesdays
data 14/11/2012 orario: 18:30
Calendario eventi
  • Some like it classic

    Notes of Cinema History. Fifth edition

    27 October 2015 > 31 May 2016

  • The Glory of Parma

    To tie in with the exhibition on "Correggio and Parmigianino. Art in the Parma in the 16th Century" at the Scuderie del Quirinale

    16 March > 25 May 2016

  • CINE50

    a decade in Italian cinema

    8 April > 22 May 2016