Baron Ferdinand de Rothschild’s ‘Renaissance Museum’ was full of objects made of precious materials: hardstones, minerals, silver and gold. While the bulk of this collection was bequeathed to the British Museum on his death in 1898, examples of these extraordinary objects are still to be found at Waddesdon, in collections inherited from other members of the Rothschild family, and in the fabric of the building itself.See more details >
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Step this Way: the Red Drawing Room opened up - Come into the Manor as a 19th-century house guest would have done. The Red Drawing Room is the central room of the house, connecting the main door with the formal gardens to the south. Baron Ferdinand’s guests congregated there before going into dinner in the adjoining Dining Room.See more details >
'Sharing Good Practice in Art History & Widening Participation in Higher Education’
9 March, 13.00 - 16.00
The Courtauld Institute of Art, London
This informal meeting will include short presentations as well as the opportunity to share good practice and exchange ideas.
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Richmond, The American International University in London will host a one-day conference titled, "Increasing Happiness and Wellbeing through Arts Participation & Play" on Friday 18 March, 2016.See more details >
AAH2017 Annual Conference, University of Loughborough
6 - 8 April 2017
Call for Papers
Session listings and abstracts are now online, and enclosed in the June issue of Bulletin. Please submit paper proposals by 7 Novemember 2016. More details.
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Call for Applications for a Curatorial Fellowship at the Kunsthalle Bremen: As a part of the programme “International Museum Fellowship”, sponsored by the Kulturstiftung des Bundes (German Federal Culture Foundation)See more details >
This study day will explore conservation-driven research collaborations.See more details >
A Study Day with a difference; a single painting will be the starting point for a behind-the-scenes look at the work and careers of staff at the National Gallery.See more details >
Call for papers for a conference on Friday 12 and Saturday 13 February 2016 at The Courtauld Institute of Art, Somerset House, Strand, London WC2R 0RN.See more details >
The Metropolitan Museum of Art annually welcomes a vibrant group of graduate students, museum professionals, and senior scholars from around the world to undertake research and independent study as Metropolitan Museum fellows.See more details >