9:15 Introductory Remarks
Lawrence Nees, University of Delaware and President of the International Center of Medieval Art (ICMA)
9:30-10 Hildesheim: A City and Its Artistic Legacy
Gerhard F. Lutz, Dom-Museum Hildesheim
10:15-10:45 Patronage in the East Frankish Church: The Case of Hildesheim
Jennifer Kingsley, Johns Hopkins University
11:15-11:45 Hildesheim Book Illumination: Medieval and Modern Contexts
Adam S. Cohen, University of Toronto
12-12:30 Hildesheim as Medieval Avant-garde: the Example of Bronze
Ittai Weinryb, Bard Graduate Center
1:30-2 The Tree of Jesse and Its Development in Hildesheim
Harold Wolter von dem Knesebeck, Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn
2:15-2:45 Bernward of Hildesheim as Patron in the 20th Century
William Diebold, Reed College
This event is organized by Columbia University's Department at Art History and Archaeology and co-sponsored by the International Center of Medieval Art and the Consulate General of the Federal Republic of Germany. Attendance is free of charge. No registration is necessary.
The exhibition Medieval Treasures From Hildesheim is on view at the Metropolitan Museum at Art through January 5, 2014.