SIGA briefs

4/5/2023 Publication

Luis Martín-Estudillo: Goya and the Mystery of Reading

Luis Martín-Estudillo has published Goya and the Mystery of Reading (Vanderbilt University Press, 2023). The book has been simultaneously released in a Spanish edition entitled Goya o el misterio de la lectura (Cátedra, 2023).

3/23/2023 People

María Lumbreras awarded Getty/ACLS Postdoctoral Fellowship

María Lumbreras has been awarded a 2023 Getty/ACLS Postdoctoral Fellowship in the History of Art to support work on her book manuscript The Facture of Evidence: Replication and the Past in Early Modern Iberia.

3/20/2023 Publication

Tara Zanardi: Intimate Interiors

Tara Zanardi has published Intimate Interiors: Sex, Politics, and Material Culture in the Eighteenth-Century Bedroom and Boudoir (Bloomsbury, 2023), co-edited with Christopher M.S. Johns.

2/21/2023 Publication

Carmen Gaitán Salinas: Pilar Calvo Rodero: trasvases entre escultura y escena durante el franquismo

Carmen Gaitán Salinas, along with M. Monmeneu González and I. Murga Castro, has published “Pilar Calvo Rodero: trasvases entre escultura y escena durante el franquismo,” Asparkía. Investigació Feminista 41 (2022), 209-233.

2/20/2023 Award

Jesús Escobar named 2022 Tufts Award Winner

Jesús Escobar has been named the 2022 recipient of SIGA’s annual Eleanor Tufts Award for his book Habsburg Madrid: Architecture and the Spanish Monarchy (University Park: Penn State University Press, 2022). Honorable mention goes to Byron Ellsworth Hamann, The Invention of the Colonial Americas: Data, Architecture, and the Archive of the Indies, 1781–1844 (Los Angeles: Getty Research Institute, 2022).

2/20/2023 Award

Claudia Hopkins named 2022 Jonathan Brown Award Winner

Claudia Hopkins has been named the 2022 recipient of SIGA’s inaugural Jonathan Brown Award for her edited book Romantic Spain: David Roberts and Genaro Pérez Villaamil (Madrid: Real Academia de Bellas Artes de San Fernando; Centro de Estudios Europa Hispánica, 2021). Honorable mention goes to Rosario I. Granados, ed., Painted Cloth: Fashion and Ritual in Colonial Latin America (Austin: Blanton Museum of Art, 2022).

2/19/2023 Award

Aaron Hyman: Honorable Mention for Gordan Prize

Aaron Hyman’s book Rubens in Repeat: The Logic of the Copy in Colonial Latin America (Getty Publications, 2021) has been awarded honorable mention by the Renaissance Society of America for its 2023 Phyllis Goodhart Gordan Book Prize, an annual award for the best book in Renaissance studies.

2/18/2023 People

Olga Bush appointed Fellow at Dumbarton Oaks

Olga Bush (Vassar College) was appointed a Fellow in Garden and Landscape Studies at Dumbarton Oaks for the 2023-2024 academic year to support research on her project titled “Extraction and Construction: The Ecology and Landscape Architecture of Madīnat al-Zahrā’ (Córdoba) in the Pan-Mediterranean Medieval Context” that forms a part of her monograph in progress at the intersection of environmental studies and medieval Muslim visual culture.