Georgian Group Symposium "Robert Adam and His Brothers: New light on Britain’s leading architectural family"

Country: United Kingdom

City: London

Abstr. due: 25.12.2014

Dates: 01.09.15 — 01.09.15

Area Of Sciences: History and archeology; Architecture;

Organizing comittee e-mail: c.thom@ucl.ac.uk geoffrey.tyack@kellogg.ox.ac.uk

Organizers: Georgian Group

 

This two-day symposium aims to highlight important new research and findings on Robert Adam and his brothers across all aspects of their life and work, including architecture, interior decoration, the use of colour, the influence of classical sources, drawing office procedure, the art market, town-planning and building speculation.

The conference will present papers from established scholars as well as new research by a younger generation of historians and doctoral students, and is intended to stimulate further study into this most important of British architectural families.

Conference Web-Site: https://www.facebook.com/SAHGB