The International Society for the History of the Map
Symposium Archives nationales|
Archives nationales, 29 Nov 2013
The annual symposium of the historical section of the Comité français de Cartographie will take place at the end of this week (november 29 ) in the new bulding of the French national Archives, at Pierrefitte-sur-Seine (metro Saint-Denis, in the northern suburb of Paris). The debate will focus on...Read more...
Biblotheque nationale, Paris, 13 Jun 2014
The 2nd Symposium of International Society for the History of the Map (ISHMap), organized in cooperation with the French National Library and the French Committee of Cartography will be held on Friday 13th June, 2014 at the Bibliothéque nationale du France, Paris, France ( BnF Richelieu site,...Read more...
Symposium: War in Maps|
Paris, BnF, 12 Jun 2014
On the occasion of the commemorations of the First World War, and in association with the exhibition "Summer 14 : Last Days of the Former World", presented in the Bibliothèque nationale de France (from March 25th, 2014 to August 3rd, 2014), the Comité français de Cartographie (CFC) organizes a one-...Read more...
Istanbul (Turkey), 26 Sep 2013 to 29 Sep 2013
2013 is the 500th anniversary of the famous Piri Reis’ world map. In 36th General Conference of UNESCO which was assembled in Paris between 25 October-10 November 2011, current year has been accepted as World Piri Reis Year and was included into the program of celebration and commemoration. The “...Read more...
Paris, 12 Sep 2013
The proceedings of the first part of the colloquium of December, 3rd, 2012 "Around the exhibition : the Golden Age of Nautical Charts", have been fully published under the title "Portolan charts : from technique to culture", with articles in French and in English. See table of content in attached...Read more...
International Conference |
From Monday, 2nd September 2013 to Wednesday, 4th September 2013 an International Conference about "The Holy Portolano - The Sacred Geography of Navigation in the Middle Ages" will take place at the Medieval Institute at the Fribourg University in Switzerland. More information about this event can...Read more...