Fifty Years of the Wellcome Collection at Swansea and Beyond (15 – 17 September 2021)

Free Zoom conference to mark fifty years since part of the Wellcome Collection arrived to Swansea University About this event On the 17th September 1971, ninety-two crates consisting of some 4,500 objects (mainly Egyptian) arrived to Swansea University. This was part of dispersal of the Egyptian material at the Wellcome Collection, which probably amassed somewhere … Continue reading Fifty Years of the Wellcome Collection at Swansea and Beyond (15 – 17 September 2021)

CFP: Introducing… Gods’ Collections

Introducing… Gods’ Collections Contributions are invited for a new project on Gods’ Collections… Places of worship of all traditions – here for convenience all called ‘temples’ – have always accumulated collections. Today some temples have generated great art museums, while others just keep a few old things in a sacristy cupboard. This new project will … Continue reading CFP: Introducing… Gods’ Collections

CONF: Du prive au public (online, 13 April 2021)

CONF: Du prive au public (online, 13 Apr 21) Online, Apr 13, 2021 Journée d’études, mardi 13 avril 2021 Organisateurs : Alice Ensabella (Université Grenobles-Alpes), Paula Barreiro Lopez (Université Grenobles-Alpes), Sophie Bernard (Musée de Grenoble) PROGRAMME 9h30 : Introduction et salutations : Guy Tosatto 9h40 : Introduction : Alice Ensabella, Sophie Bernard 10h15 : Keynote … Continue reading CONF: Du prive au public (online, 13 April 2021)