Conference: “Practices of Copying and Imitation in Early Modern Architecture (1400-1700)” (15 & 16 June)

On 15-16 June 2023, Elizabeth Merrill (Faculty of Architecture and Engineering, Ghent University) and Nele De Raedt (Faculty of Architecture, Architectural Engineering and Urbanism, UCLouvain) organise an international conference on “Practices of Copying and Imitation in Early Modern Architecture (1400-1700)” in the VANDENHOVE Centre for Architecture and Arts in Ghent. The keynote lecture will be given by prof. Maarten Delbeke (ETH Zurich).

Participation is free of charge, but registration is required. This is possible via the conference website:

You can find the program below.

Call for Papers: The Power of Flowers, 1500-1750

GEMS members might be interested in the following Call for Papers for the conference The Power of Flowers, 1500-1750.

Topic: floral imagery and expressions of power in the early modern world

When and where: Ghent University, 14-16 June 2023

Submissions (due 31 December) or questions? Contact or