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New Voices

Posted 30 June 2016 in AAH News and Events

New Voices 2016: 'Art Outside the Gallery'
University of Plymouth
25 November 2016 

Call for Papers

This one-day conference will encourage delegates to consider art outside of conventional exhibition spaces and to engage in a discussion over the function of art in the public, digital, domestic, religious, and secular spheres. We welcome paper proposals from all periods that address the theme of ‘Art Outside the Gallery’. Click here for more details

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Conference - Artists' Critical Interventions into Architecture and Urbanism, 1960-2016

Posted 22 June 2016 in External News and Events

University of Warwick, History of Art Department
Friday 15th and Saturday 16th July, 2016

Keynote Speakers:
Alexandra Kokoli (Middlesex University)
Nicolas Whybrow (University of Warwick)

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Symposium - The Cycle of Life in Art, Literature and Science

Posted 22 June 2016 in External News and Events

The Cycle of Life in Art, Literature and Science Symposium
Friday 1st July 2016
Institute for Creative Enterprise (ICE Building), Coventry University
Puma Way, Coventry, UK, CV1 2NE

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BAPCR Conference: Nineteenth-Century Painting Practice and Conservation

Posted 22 June 2016 in External News and Events

The British Association of Paintings Conservator-Restorers have announced the programme for their 2016 annual conference.

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Talk - The inner eye: Voyages around the museum

Posted 21 June 2016 in External News and Events

Penelope Curtis, noted curator and museum director, gives a free talk at the British Academy, followed by a reception. Registration not necessary.

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Event - Broadcasting the Arts: Architecture on TV

Posted 7 June 2016 in AAH News and Events

This event explores upon the Architecture on TV season, ongoing throughout June at the BFI. Co-curators Matt Harle and Kevin M. Flanagan will discuss the intellectual aims of the series, introduce screenings of material that will not be shown at the BFI, papers relating to architecture on British television.

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Conference - Kingston Calling: Jamaican Pulse Uncovered

Posted 7 June 2016 in External News and Events

Part of Jamaican Pulse - a groundbreaking exhibition of Jamaican visual art at the Royal West of England Academy.
This fascinating symposium brings together artists, activists, academics and curators to unpick the cultural impact of this small island nation and the political themes and discussions that underpin it.

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Curator Call - Be My Medici patronage platform

Posted 7 June 2016 in External News and Events

This is an Open Call to Curators interested in working with the Be My Medici online patronage platform launching later this year.

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Talk - Falling idols: Art and iconoclasm

Posted 7 June 2016 in External News and Events

Hear from novelist and historian Dame Marina Warner, Professor of English and Creative Writing at Birkbeck, London as she explores the destruction of art in times of political crisis, from the English Reformation to the current day

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Conference - ‘All the World’s a Stage: Performing Identity in Everyday Life’

Posted 6 June 2016 in External News and Events

This one-day interdisciplinary conference will explore the concept of performance and its role in the construction of individual and communal identities. Keynote speakers: Dr Angela McShane (Royal College of Art / Victoria and Albert Museum) and Dr Eleanor Standley (University of Oxford / Ashmolean Museum)

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