The 2018–19 Art History Lecture Series, presented by the Institute for Advanced Study, will feature eminent scholars whose recent work will provide an illuminating glimpse into current research in art history. The season will kick off with a lecture by Éric Michaud, former Member in...
Prolific scientist John J. Hopfield , whose work has spanned various fundamental disciplines from physics to molecular biology to neuroscience, has been selected as the recipient of the 2019 Benjamin Franklin Medal in Physics. This prestigious award recognizes excellence in science and technology and...
Maria de Lurdes Rosa , Member (2015) in the School of Historical Studies, has been awarded a 2018 ERC Consolidator Grant. Rosa's project, "VINCULUM," aims to analyze morgados (entails) and capelas (funerary chapels, chantries) in Portugal and, from a comparative perspective, other...
During a recent trip to the Netherlands, Institute Director and Leon Levy Professor Robbert Dijkgraaf guided audiences through a series of three lectures about the future of life, technology, and information. Fusing knowledge and charisma with vivid demonstrations, Dijkgraaf brings even the most...