Begoña Farré Torras

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Full name: Begoña Farré Torras
Quoting name: Begoña Farré Torras
Professional Category: Researcher
Title of PhD project: “The Medieval in Modernism: Cathedrals, Stained Glass, and Constructive Painting in Joaquín Torres-García and in the European Avant-garde”. [Supervisor: Joana Cunha Leal, IHA/NOVA FCSH; Advisors: Joana Ramôa Melo, IHA/NOVA FCSH]
Position(s) within IHA:  RG Member [Art Theory, Historiography and Criticism]
Contact: begonafarre@gmail.com
CIÊNCIA ID: 9E19-895D-18F0
ORCiD: 0000-0003-3700-135X

 

 

Biography
[EN]
Begoña Farré Torras has recently completed a PhD thesis entitled “The Medieval in Modernism: Cathedrals, Stained Glass, and Constructive Painting in Joaquín Torres-García and in the European Avant-garde” (awaiting defense). She is currently part of the funded research project PIM: Iberian Modernisms and the Primitivist Imaginary (PTDC/ART-HIS/29837/2017). This follows on from a 2014-2015 funded research project, Southern Modernisms EXPL/CPC-HAT/0191/2013, in which she was a research fellow. As part of this project, she co-edited the volume Southern Modernisms: Critical Stances through Regional Appropriations and a Special Issue on the subject at RIHA Journal, a publication for which she is part of the Local Editorial Team for Portugal. Her research interests focus generally on the presence of the past in modern art and on 20th century mural painting.

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Abbreviations:
SC – Scientific Committee
RG – Research Group