Leiden Arts in Society Blog


Tag: Material Culture

  • Authentic Copies

    Authentic Copies

    Reproductions cause discussions when they are placed next to with the original they have been derived from. However, not solely original artworks age but so do replicas. Can a reproduction become authentic and original one day?
  • Digging Deeper

    Digging Deeper

    Why spend your summer digging and carrying dirt? Because it’s both educational and incredibly worthwhile, that’s why. Renske Janssen talks about participating in the Kinneret Regional Project’s excavations at Horvat Kur (Israel).
  • Dolls for Adults

    Dolls for Adults

    Dolls as devotional aids, liturgical props and objects of desire: on the various ways medieval adults interacted with dolls and lifelike sculptures.