Each year since 2011 the CRSBI has had an annual lecture given by a distinguished scholar on a subject related to Romanesque architecture or sculpture. The annual lectures are hosted by the Courtauld Institute of Art and take place in the Kenneth Clark Lecture Theatre, except where noted below..
Dr Ron Baxter, our research director, gave a lecture entitled The Surviving Architecture and Sculpture of Reading Abbey, 6 pm at The Courtauld Institute of Art, Vernon Square.
Don't forget to look at our County Prefaces - under Resources - written by experts in each county. There are 10 already published for: Berkshire, Cambridgeshire, Cheshire, Norfolk, Northamptonshire and the Soke of Peterborough, Suffolk, Warwickshire, Worcestershire, Yorkshire, East Riding, Yorkshire, West Riding
The Trustees and the Management Board of the Corpus of Romanesque sculpture in Britain and Ireland are pleased to announce the appointment of a new Chair of the Management Board, Dr Xavier Dectot. Xavier Dectot brings both scholarship and managerial expertise to the project and, since 2016, has been the Keeper of Art and Design at National Museums Scotland in Edinburgh.
Prof. Malcolm Thurlby (York University, Toronto) - The Architectural Setting of English Romanesque Sculpture is now available to view on our new YouTube channel.