Selected

PAPERS

Dr Valerie Shrimplin

 
2022
Scheduled for June 2022 (postponed from June 2020), XI Conference on the Inspiration of Astronomical Phenomena, Caltech, Pasadena

 
2022
February, Arts Society Harpenden, Michelangelo, Copernicus and the Sistine Chapel

 
2022
February, Arts Society St Albans, Sir Christopher Wren: Architect-Astronomer

 
2021
December, the Arts Society (for 'Artvent'), 'Shadows in Western Painting: 'Standing between Darkness and Light'.

 
2021
Arts Society, Brussels, Giotto and the Early Renaissance

 
2021
August, September and November, Hermanus Cape Town, South Africa, lectures (online) on Giotto, Michelangelo and - Anne Boleyn

 
2021
September, presentation, 'Anne Boleyn: Harlot or Heroine?' (for St Albans Civic Society)

 
2021
July, International Congress on the History of Science, Prague, Presentation on Michelangelo (online)

 
2021
Michelangelo, Copernicus and the Sistine Chapel: the Last Judgment Decoded - accepted for presentation, 26th International Congress of History of Science and Technology, Prague

 
2021
31 March (online), 'The Influence of Astronomy and Cosmology on Medieval Art,' Dept of History, Archaeology and Social Anthropology, University of Thessaly, Volos, Greece.

 
2021
March - Podcast on Heart Symbolism for Domestika Curious Minds

 
2021
16 February (online, postponed from March 2020) 'Giotto and the Early Italian Renaissance', Gresham College lecture

 
2020
(30 September) presentation, Arts Society The Early Italian Renaissance: The Sienese School

 
2020
(1 September), 'Circles, Spheres and Globes: Models of the Universe as Depicted in Art', presentation, European Society for the History of Science, Bologna Italy (online)

 
2020
(February) The Last Judgment Decoded: Michelangelo, Copernicus and the Sistine Chapel, London Art and More, Richmond

 
2019
Sir Thomas Gresham and the Tudors', Arundel Sussex, Swallow Club, (February)

 
2017
Sir Thomas Gresham and his Vision for Gresham College, Book Launch, Gresham College.

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Topics covered by Valerie Shrimplin range from visual images in art and cosmology to wider ‘art-historical detective work’ in Byzantine, Medieval and Renaissance Art History and the History of Ideas.
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