We now aim to put videos of Classical Art Research Centre events online whenever possible. You will find a variety of events and podcasts on this page. Most are also on the University of Oxford Podcasts page and iTunes U.

Events for our Gandhara Connections project are on a dedicated page.

CARC Special Lecture

  • Style as a Fragment of the Ancient World: A View from the Iron Age Levant and Assyria 8th May, 2017
  • Prof Marian Feldman

The Maker's Share in Ancient Greek Art CARC Annual Workshop held 26th-27th September, 2016

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  • 1. Welcome and Introduction
  • Dr Peter Stewart

  • 2. Working the Makers or Making the Workers? Agency and Status in Athenian Sculpture
  • Dr Helle Hochscheid

  • 3. Individuality and Innovation in Greek Sculpture: A View from the Athenian Agora
  • Prof Andrew Stewart

  • 4. Collingwood, Agency, and the Archaeological Imagination: Style as Intention in Late Classical Attic Sculpture
  • Prof Peter Schultz

  • 5. Beware of Athenians Signing Pots
  • Dr Thomas Mannack

  • 6. Transmission and Transformation of the Visual Repertoire: The Vase-Painter's Choices
  • Prof Fran├žois Lissarrague

  • 7. Craft Apprenticeships and Multi-Craft Competencies in Classical Antiquity
  • Dr Eleni Hasaki

  • 8. The Maker's Share in the Making of the Greek City
  • Dr Alain Duplouy

  • 9. The Foundry Cup
  • Dr Serafina Cuomo

  • 10. Response
  • Dr Jas Elsner; concluding comments

Other Podcasts / Videos

  • Research in Classical Archaeology
  • Discussion between Sir John Boardman and Donna Kurtz on the subject of being classical archaeology researchers and academics and some of the challenges and opportunities they face.

  • Introduction to Art of the Ancient World
  • Donna Kurtz and Sir John Boardman talk about Sir John's life, his career and experiences as a classical scholar and also the relationship works of art from different cultures around the ancient world have with one another.

  • Treasures of Oxford - Athenian Wine Drinking Cup.
  • Sir John Boardman talks about a wine drinking cup made in Ancient Athens; he also talks about what we can learn from it about Ancient Greek culture and the kind of lifestyle the Greeks had.

  • Studying Classical Gems - Classics Alumni Day 15th March 2014
  • Prof Sir John Boardman delivers his lecture on "Studying Classics Gems" as part of the Alumni day - "Classics from Helen to the Hijaz"

  • The Relief Plaques of Eastern Eurasia and China - The Ordos Bronzes - video by Sir John Boardman