Enchanted Modernities


Theosophy, Modernism and the arts, c. 1865-1960

Enchanted Modernities

During the course of the Enchanted Modernities project the Network Team have produced the following publications on the subject of Theosophy and the arts:

  • Rachel Cowgill, James Mansell, Christopher Scheer and Sarah Victoria Turner, Pioneering Spirit: Maud MacCarthy - Mysticism, Music and Modernity Exhibition Booklet (Online History of Art Research Portal Online, February 2014).
  • Maud MacCarthy - Mysticism, Music and Modernity Essay Icon

  • James Mansell with Rachel Cowgill, Christopher Scheer and Sarah Victoria Turner, Pioneering Spirit: Maud MacCarthy - Mysticism, Music and Modernity Essay (Online History of Art Research Portal Online, February 2014).
  • Maud MacCarthy - Mysticism, Music and Modernity Essay Icon

  • Forthcoming: Christopher Scheer, James Mansell and Sarah Victoria Turner (eds.). Enchanted Modernities: Mysticism, Landscape and the American West, (Nora Eccles Harrison Museum/Fulger Press, Spring 2016).


  • Events Archive

    Conferences/Symposia

    Inaugural Conference: Enchanted Modernities: Theosophy and the arts in the modern world University of Amsterdam 25 - 27 September 2013

    Symposium: Exploring Theosophy's Influence on Visual Art and Music, Harrison Museum, Utah State University, 27 April 2014

    2nd Conference: Theosophy and the Arts: Texts and Contexts of Modern Enchantment Columbia University, New York, 9-10 October 2015


    Exhibitions

    Pioneering Spirit:Maud MacCarthy - Mysticism, Music and Modernity Logo, Exhibition

    Enchanted Modernities:Mysticism, Landscape and the American West, Exhibition





    CONTACT: The Network Facilitator, Dr. Katie J. T. Herrington, Department of History of Art University of York, Heslington, York, YO10 5DD (enchantedmodernities@york.ac.uk)