Marcello Barbanera

Klassische Archäologie, Rom
Aufenthalt: 01.04.2012-31.03.2013

Vita

Marcello Barbanera is Professor of Archaeology and History of Greek and Roman Art in the Department of Classical Studies at the University La Sapienza of Rome. He has spent periods of study in Paris with Alain Schnapp (La Sorbonne, 1997), in Berlin with Adolf H. Borbein (Alexander von Humboldt Foundation, Freie Universität, 1998 and 2005) and in New York (The Italian Academy, Columbia University, 1999). He was a visiting professor in Paris (Ecole des Hautes Etudes, 1997, and Institut d'Histoire de l'Artm 2006). In 2008 he was appointed »Kress Lecturer« for the Archaeological Institute of America, which he is a member of. He is corresponding member of the German Archaeological Institute. His research activity is oriented towards the history of archaeology, Greek sculpture, the methodology of art history, the history of collecting and the archeology of ancient Greece.

 

Forschungsschwerpunkte

  • Definition of the divine and mythical spheres of reference to creativity in Greece
  • Exploration of the figure of the artist/artisan in ancient Greece from the Homeric period to the end of Hellenism
  • Art display in museums
  • History of Italian Archaeology
  • Transmission of images from Ancient to Modern Art

 

Publikationen (Auswahl)

  • Il Guerriero di Agrigento (1995)
  • Il Museo dell’arte classica (1995)
  • L’archeologia degli Italiani (1998)
  • Ranuccio Bianchi Bandinelli. Biografia e corrispondenza di un grande archeologo (2003)
  • Original und Kopie (2006)
  • La collezione di antichità di Palazzo Lancellotti Coronari. Archeologia, cultura, restauro (2008) [with A. Freccero]
  • Relitti riletti. Trasformazione delle rovine e identità culturale (2009)
  • Memoria. Cultura e costruzione del ricordo nelle società del Mediterraneo e del Vicino Oriente antico (2010) [with M.L. Caldelli, L.M. Michetti, P. Matthiae] 
  • Originale e copia nell’arte antica (2011).