The Resource In search of Utopia : art and science in the era of Thomas More, Jan Van der Stock

In search of Utopia : art and science in the era of Thomas More, Jan Van der Stock

Label
In search of Utopia : art and science in the era of Thomas More
Title
In search of Utopia
Title remainder
art and science in the era of Thomas More
Statement of responsibility
Jan Van der Stock
Title variation
Art and science in the era of Thomas More
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Contributor
Author
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Language
eng
Summary
2016 marks exactly 500 years since the English humanist and statesman Thomas More published in the city Leuven his world-famous book Utopia. Leuven is celebrating this milestone with a major city festival featuring exhibitions, street art, film, music, theatre, dance, literature, lectures and city walks. The cornerstone is the international, art historical exhibition 'In Search of Utopia' at M - Museum Leuven. The festival will officially start on Monday, 26 September 2016 after a festive opening weekend on 24 and 25 September and will end on 17 January 2017. In the book 'In Search of Utopia? the reader is introduced to the world of More and his friends, with the ideals and dreams of the times. The desire of far-away horizons and the cobweb of new sciences that patiently layed upon the reality. Magnificent works of the 15th- and 16th Century artists: Quinten Metsijs, Hans Holbein, Jan Gossaert en Albrecht Dürer are being brought together in this exciting and intriguing story. It shows in an unexceeded way the imagination of an ideal world
Cataloging source
ERASA
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Stock, Jan van der
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • facsimiles
Index
index present
LC call number
B775.S76
LC item number
A4 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • catalogs
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M (Museum : Louvain, Belgium)
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  • More, Thomas
  • More, Thomas
  • Philosophy, Renaissance
  • Art and science
  • Utopias
  • Art and science
  • Philosophy, Renaissance
  • Utopias
  • Wissenschaft
  • Kunst
  • Rezeption
Label
In search of Utopia : art and science in the era of Thomas More, Jan Van der Stock
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Publication
Copyright
Note
This publication accompanies the exhibition "In search of Utopia", M-Museum in Leuven, 20 October - 17 January 2017
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 408-423) and index
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volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
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  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Paul Vandenbroeck
  • The enclosed garden: a Utopian and mystical sanctuary
  • Barbara Baert
  • Beyond the horizon: terra incognita
  • Emmanuelle Vagnon
  • The ultimate Utopia: a universe in the hand
  • Koenraad van Cleempoel
  • 'Utopia' the book, in Leuven and the Low Countries
  • Jan Papy
  • Editions and translations of 'Utopia' 1516-1750 --
  • Foreword
  • Marcus de Schepper
  • 'Utopia' and European Humanism
  • Jan Papy
  • The Garden of Eden: the Earthly Paradise
  • Wendy Wauters
  • The conservation enclosed gardens from Mechelen: a close look at fragile mixed media
  • Lieve Watteeuw
  • Dystopia
  • Daan Van Heesch
  • Terra incognito
  • In search of Utopia
  • Emmanuelle Vagnon
  • In search of Utopian perfection: builders of scientific instruments: the Leuven School
  • Koenraad Van Cleempoel
  • Eternity: imagining time
  • Julie Beckers
  • Jan van der Stock
  • Europe-America-Utopia: visions of an ideal world in the sixteenth century
  • Hans Cools
  • Thomas More, 'Utopia' and Leuven: tracing the intellectual and cultural context
  • Jan Papy
  • Erotic Utopia: the 'Garden of Earthly Delights' in context
Dimensions
31 cm
Extent
430 pages
Isbn
9789462984073
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), facsimiles, maps, portraits
System control number
  • (OCoLC)957546286
  • (OCoLC)ocn957546286
Label
In search of Utopia : art and science in the era of Thomas More, Jan Van der Stock
Publication
Copyright
Note
This publication accompanies the exhibition "In search of Utopia", M-Museum in Leuven, 20 October - 17 January 2017
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 408-423) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Paul Vandenbroeck
  • The enclosed garden: a Utopian and mystical sanctuary
  • Barbara Baert
  • Beyond the horizon: terra incognita
  • Emmanuelle Vagnon
  • The ultimate Utopia: a universe in the hand
  • Koenraad van Cleempoel
  • 'Utopia' the book, in Leuven and the Low Countries
  • Jan Papy
  • Editions and translations of 'Utopia' 1516-1750 --
  • Foreword
  • Marcus de Schepper
  • 'Utopia' and European Humanism
  • Jan Papy
  • The Garden of Eden: the Earthly Paradise
  • Wendy Wauters
  • The conservation enclosed gardens from Mechelen: a close look at fragile mixed media
  • Lieve Watteeuw
  • Dystopia
  • Daan Van Heesch
  • Terra incognito
  • In search of Utopia
  • Emmanuelle Vagnon
  • In search of Utopian perfection: builders of scientific instruments: the Leuven School
  • Koenraad Van Cleempoel
  • Eternity: imagining time
  • Julie Beckers
  • Jan van der Stock
  • Europe-America-Utopia: visions of an ideal world in the sixteenth century
  • Hans Cools
  • Thomas More, 'Utopia' and Leuven: tracing the intellectual and cultural context
  • Jan Papy
  • Erotic Utopia: the 'Garden of Earthly Delights' in context
Dimensions
31 cm
Extent
430 pages
Isbn
9789462984073
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), facsimiles, maps, portraits
System control number
  • (OCoLC)957546286
  • (OCoLC)ocn957546286

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