Dr. María López-Fanjul y Díez del Corral


Function

Curator (Skulpturensammlung und Museum für Byzantinische Kunst)

Institution

Skulpturensammlung und Museum für Byzantinische Kunst

Focus

  • Responsible for the Italian (after 1500) and Spanish Collections as well as for Curatorial Academic Outreach
  • Early Modern sculpture, painting and drawing from Italy and the Iberian Peninsula
  • History of Collecting and the Western Museums
  • Curatorial Academic Outreach and Audience Development

Vita

2007 until 2011 PhD Art History, The Courtauld Institute of Art (University of London)
2004 until 2006 Museo del Prado (Madrid, Spain), Assistant to the Deputy Director (Gabriele Finaldi)
2003 until 2005 MPhil Art History, Universidad Complutense de Madrid
2003 until 2004 Fundaciò La Caixa (Madrid, Spain), Exhibitions' and Catalogues' Coordinator
2002 until 2003 MA Museum and Gallery Management, City University of London
2002 until 2003 Victoria and Albert Museum (London), Asian Department, Middle East Section
2000 until 2002 MA Art History, Universidad Complutense de Madrid und Università degli Studi di Firenze
1997 until 2000 BA Art History, Universidad Complutense de Madrid
2001 Museo Reina Sofía (Madrid, Spanien)

Membership

  • Since 2022: Member of the international research network “Sacred Art in Collections Pre-1900”, National Gallery and King’s College London (UK)
  • Since 2019: Visiting Lecturer Institut für Kunstwissenschaft, Technische Universität Berlin.
  • 2021-2024: Member of the international research project: “Las prácticas culturales de las aristocracias ibéricas del siglo de oro: en los orígenes del cosmopolitismo altomoderno (siglos XVI-XVII)”. Universidad Complutense de Madrid in cooperation with École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales de Paris (EHESS), The European University Institute of Florence, and the Universidade Nova de Lisboa. I+D Ministerio de Economía y Competitividad, project MICINN PID2020-113906GB-I00
  • 2017-2020: Member of the international research project: “Cultura y comunicación de las élites aristocráticas ibéricas del Siglo de Oro: signos de reconocimiento y formas de vida”. Universidad Complutense de Madrid in cooperation with École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales de Paris (EHESS), The European University Institute of Florence, and the Universidade Nova de Lisboa. I+D Ministerio de Economía y Competitividad, project MINECO HAR2017-83330-P.
  • 2014-2017: Member of the international research project: “Culturas aristocráticas en el Siglo de Oro Ibérico: usos, modelos, saberes, y comunidades políticas”. Universidad Complutense de Madrid in cooperation with École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales de Paris (EHESS), The European University Institute of Florence, and the Universidade Nova de Lisboa. I+D Ministerio de Economía y Competitividad, project MINECO HAR2014-54492-P.
  • 2013-2014: Member of the international research project: “Prácticas y saberes en la cultura aristocrática del Siglo de Oro: comunicación política y formas de vida”. Universidad Complutense de Madrid in cooperation with École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales de Paris (EHESS), The European University Institute of Florence, and the Universidade Nova de Lisboa. I+D Ministerio de Economía y Competitividad, project HAR2011-27177.

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