We are soliciting papers to fill out a proposal for an RSA panel (or panels) titled: Queen Christina of Sweden: Imprints on History and Historiographic Impressions. Papers submitted must reflect original research and be no longer than 20 minutes. Both PhD candidates in their final year of study and established scholars
Queen Christina was one of the most important collectors in 17th century Europe. Along with her famed collections of Italian paintings and drawings, Christina also owned what was arguably the most significant collection of antiquities amassed by an early modern woman. This talk, presented in English, will look at some
On September 4, we visited Skokloster Castle. First on the program were short presentations by Camilla Kandare and Stefano Fogelberg Rota about 1600s dance and Danish sources, as well as Christine’s headlines. Then Peter Bohlin from the Carina Ari Library showed a filming of the new interpretation of the Dutch
During the autumn, Christina Academy members received an opportunity to visit the Boat Tower palace in Stockholm, the current Swedish Freemasonry Ordinary House. The land was originally donated by Queen Christina to Seved Bååth. Ingvar Fröberg guided us in a nice and initiated way through the beautiful palace.
This year’s children’s performance during the Stockholm Early Music Festival was about Queen Christina and her courtballers. The performance “Queen Dances – A Courage Ballet in Queen Christina’s Way” was created by Camilla Kandare and Helena Lambert and premiered at the Livrust Chamber on June 2, 2017. Co-workers were Camilla
In May, the members of Christina Academy received an opportunity to visit the Bååtska Palace in Stockholm, the current Swedish Freemasonry Ordinary House. The land was originally donated by Queen Christina to Seved Bååth. Ingvar Fröberg guided us in a nice and initiated way through the beautiful palace.
The association’s annual meeting was held February 8, 2017 at the Carina Ari Library. download the PDFKallelse download the PDFProtokoll
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Christina’s Birthday at the Royal Armory of Stockholm, December 8 2016 download the PDFProgram
Christina’s Birthday at the Royal Armory of Stockholm, December 8 2015 download the PDFProgram