A brand new conference addressing the impact of crime and theft in the arts and cultural sector launches at BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art, NewcastleGateshead, on Friday 11 November.See more details >
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Call for Papers - Symposium: “Who Does the Museum Belong to?” – Questions and Prerequisites Regarding Museum Mediation in the Global Context
With the aim of studying and disclosing the existing structures in museums and responding to the growing diversity and heterogeneity in the ways of life exhibited in society, the symposium “Who does the museum belong to?” will think about new forms of mediating art and showing/illustrating cultural expressions and artefacts.See more details >
The Museums Association Conference & Exhibition is the largest event of its kind in Europe for museums and heritage professionals. Over 1,500 senior staff discuss the latest issues, discover new practice and meet the world’s leading suppliers and consultants.See more details >
Applications are now open for the inaugural term of the AAMC Foundation Engagement Program for International Curators, made possible with major support from the Terra Foundation for American Art. The two-year Program will accept three non-US based curators and three US Liaisons working on or having worked within exhibitions and projects that explore historic American Art (c. 1500-1980), including painting; sculpture; works on paper, including prints, drawing and photography; decorative arts; and excluding architecture; design; and performance.See more details >
The British Association of Paintings Conservator-Restorers have announced the programme for their 2016 annual conference.See more details >
Penelope Curtis, noted curator and museum director, gives a free talk at the British Academy, followed by a reception. Registration not necessary.See more details >
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 daySee more details >
Exhibition - Bountiful Invention: drawings by Gilles-Marie Oppenord (1676-1742) and Juste-Aurèle Meissonnier (1695-1750)
Bountiful Invention: drawings by Gilles-Marie Oppenord (1676-1742) and Juste-Aurèle Meissonnier (1695-1750)See more details >
Kate Malone, one of the UK’s leading ceramic artists, will exhibit new work inspired by the gardens, collections and archive at Waddesdon. She has drawn inspiration from many elements of the collections, including Sèvres porcelain, works on paper and passementerie (decorative tassles, braids and fringing). The exhibition will recreate in clay the theatre of gourds and squashes created every autumn at Eythrope, the nearby private garden created by Alice de Rothschild in the late 19th century.See more details >