Reminder for 6.30pm Today! A presentation by Chris Stephens, director, The Holburne Museum, Bath

SHC Autumn Series on Independent museums in the UK Session 2: A presentation by Chris Stephens, director, The Holburne Museum, Bath TODAY, 8 OCTOBER 2020 AT 6.30 PM (BST) ONLINE In the UK, some independent museums are currently at risk of closing down when their collections contribute to the richness and diversity of our heritage. … Continue reading Reminder for 6.30pm Today! A presentation by Chris Stephens, director, The Holburne Museum, Bath

Christie’s Education 2020: The Chinese Art Market (26-27 November 20)

Online, November 26 - 27, 2020 Registration deadline: Nov 25, 2020 Christie’s Education will be holding its first global virtual conference, The Chinese Art Market, on 26-27 November 2020. This conference will be the third in our International Art & the Market Series, which launched in 2016 in London with Creating Markets, Collecting Art, followed in 2018 … Continue reading Christie’s Education 2020: The Chinese Art Market (26-27 November 20)

SHC Online Lecture: The Practical Kunstkammer

The Society for the History of Collecting Invites you to its Online Lecture The Practical Kunstkammer: Prudence, Techne, and the Demise of Wonder Prof. Mark A. Meadow History of Art and Architecture University of California, Santa Barbara Thursday, 29 October, 2020 at 6.30pm (BST) (2.30pm EDT / 11.30am PDT) In this talk, Prof. Mark Meadow … Continue reading SHC Online Lecture: The Practical Kunstkammer

The Frick Collection: Center for the History of Collecting (Online 4-Part Series)

Collecting Impressions: Six Centuries of Print Connoisseurship Join the Frick Library's Center for the History of Collecting for a four-part online lecture series exploring the history of print collecting. Each session is free with registration. Part One: The Print Collector and the Printseller Wednesday, October 7, 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. Antony Griffiths, Former Keeper, Department … Continue reading The Frick Collection: Center for the History of Collecting (Online 4-Part Series)

Seminar: Collecting and Display (Autumn Programme Online)

SEMINAR COLLECTING AND DISPLAY  AUTUMN PROGRAMME ONLINE  The seminar, organised by Susan Bracken, Andrea Galdy and Adriana Turpin, was established in 2004 and was one of the first in its field. It holds monthly meetings on Monday evenings with a range of international speakers on a wide variety of subjects. Our sessions cover diverse topics … Continue reading Seminar: Collecting and Display (Autumn Programme Online)