Antwerp, Belgium

Jesuit Heritage: Art & Architecture

when 5 September 2022 - 9 September 2022
language English
duration 1 week
credits 3 EC
fee EUR 300

The second annual Jesuit Heritage Summer School will focus on the themes of sanctity, hagiography, and iconography, with which the Society of Jesus has a rich and complex relationship. Sessions will not only be devoted to the founder saints of the Society, but also to the ways in which the Jesuits transformed the tradition of Western hagiography through the writings of the Bollandists, and how Baroque art was used in the iconographic campaigns of the Order.

Target group

Master and PhD students with an interest in history, art history, religious history and Jesuit studies.

Credits info

3 EC
3 ECTS credits will be awarded upon successful completion of the programme. All certificates of completion are issued as a micro-credential.

Fee info

EUR 300: Fee includes course materials, coffee breaks, lunches, and the summer school reception and dinner on Thursday. It does not include accommodation or dinners on other days.