Drawing and Invention
This symposium is devoted to the role of drawing in the creative process, considering the practice of artists in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries.
Papers will address different aspects of invention by looking at a variety of drawings, ranging from first sketches to more developed compositional studies.
Symposium Program, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Innovation and Invention in Italian Renaissance Drawing
Professor of Art and Film History, University of Leicester
Parmigianino in Reverse: Etching, Drawing, and Creative Process
Associate Curator, The Frick Collection, New York
Collaboration and Invention in Drawings by the Carracci
Professor of Art History, University of Texas at Arlington
Van Veen, Rubens, Van Dyck and the Allure of the “Crabbeling”
Curator, Department of Drawings and Prints, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Adam Elsheimer’s Gouaches: Technique, Function, and Narrative
Städel Museum, Frankfurt am Main
To register, please contact the Drawing Institute at drawinginstitutethemorgan.org.
The Morgan Library & Museum, 225 Madison Avenue, New York
CONF: Drawing and Invention (New York, 24 Apr 15). In: ArtHist.net, Feb 28, 2015 (accessed Jan 18, 2022), <https://arthist.net/archive/9583>.