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Welcome to The Cisneros Seminar in the Material Cultures of the Ibero-American World at Bard Graduate Center

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This initiative aims to promote study of the cultures of the Ibero-American World through their material artifacts, across space, time, media and methodology and irrespective of institutional and national divisions.

A series of projects bringing together scholars from around the world, whether independent or based in universities, museums, institutes, cultural institutions or business, aims to illuminate and shape the history of the Ibero-American material world, from pre-contact to the present.

May 2010

The Cisneros Seminar in the Material Cultures of the Ibero-American World

October 2010

Rethinking Material Culture From The Americas I

May 2011

Rethinking Material Culture From The Americas II

December 2011

Rethinking Material Culture From The Americas III