Conference by Jonathan K. Nelson about Robert Mapplethorpe
This May 17 will
be the conference of Jonathan K. Nelson, Mapplethorpe and Michelangelo:
Renaissance art (history) meets the Modern World. It
will take place at 10:30 in the conference room of the Faculty of
Philosophy and Literature at the Universidad Autónoma de Madrid.
Jonathan K. Nelson is a professor of Art History at Syracuse University (Florence). Specialist in Italian Renaissance art, he curated three important exhibitions in Florence: "Venus and Cupid. Michelangelo and the New Ideal of Beauty "(2002); "Botticelli and Filippino" (2004) and "Robert Mapplethorpe: Perfection in Form" (2009).