History of Art and Architecture

Nygren to Present at Renaissance Society of America

Chris Nygren will present his paper, “Bones of the Earth: Subterranean Materials in The Florentine Studiolo” at the Renaissance Society of America annual meeting on March 21, 2024 in Chicago. In the paper, Nygren approaches early painting on stone as a philosophical exercise that sought to highlight material transformations and the role of human labor. Read more on the RSA website.