Netherlandish Art and Luxury Goods in Renaissance Spain Trade, Patronage and Consumption
4 - 6 February 2016

University of Leuven, Belgium

Initiated and organized by
Illuminare – Centre for the Study of Medieval Art | KU Leuven

This international conference will focus on a large variety of media, ranging from painting and tapestry to printed media and astrolabes. Special attention will be paid to the driving forces behind this export-driven market, such as artists, patrons, collectors and merchants. By taking into account cultural, religious, political and socio-economic dynamics, this conference aims to shed new light on the multifaceted artistic impact of the Low Countries on the Iberian Peninsula in the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries.

The official language of the conference is English

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