Collecting with a View: Thomas E. Stammers

COLLECTING WITH A VIEW: A series introducing the research and collecting interests of our Steering Committee members. DR. THOMAS E. STAMMERS 1-What are you reading at the moment? Reading is often tied to reviewing- and I agree to review lots to ensure that I do manage to keep up with recent scholarship. The most exciting thing … Continue reading Collecting with a View: Thomas E. Stammers

Collecting with a View: Marie Tavinor

COLLECTING WITH A VIEW: A series introducing the research and collecting interests of our Steering Committee members. Dr. Marie Tavinor 1- What are you reading at the moment? At the moment I am reading Marguerite Yourcenar’s Archives du Nord, which is part of a trilogy (together with Souvenirs Pieux and the unfinished Quoi?L’Eternité). It was … Continue reading Collecting with a View: Marie Tavinor

Collecting with a View: Elizabeth Pergam

COLLECTING WITH A VIEW: A series introducing the research and collecting interests of our Steering Committee members. Dr. Elizabeth Pergam 1-What are you reading at the moment? My work and pleasure reading is in some way connected. When I was writing my dissertation, I was mostly reading nineteenth-century British and some French novels. For pleasure … Continue reading Collecting with a View: Elizabeth Pergam

SHC CAA Decentering Collecting Histories

The Society at the College Art Association Conference, online,  Decentering Collecting Histories  Chair: Dr. Stacey Pierson, SOAS As an affiliated member of the College Art Association, the Society hosts one session, this year still online. This is one of the most important events for art historians, who wish to offer interdisciplinary sessions, often addressing questions … Continue reading SHC CAA Decentering Collecting Histories

The Evolving House Museum

On 18–19 June, The Society for the History of Collecting presented the online symposium, The Evolving House Museum: Art Collectors and Their Residences, Then and Now, organized and chaired by Margaret Iacono and Esmée Quodbach. Twelve speakers participated in the symposium, introducing an array of house museums, created over more than two centuries, and established … Continue reading The Evolving House Museum