Haughton International Seminar: The Secrets of the Bedroom and the Boudoir (14 & 15 October 2021)

Haughton International Seminar “The Secrets of the Bedroom and the Boudoir” At The British Academy, 11 Carlton House Terrace, London SW1Y 5AH Thursday 14th and Friday 15th October 2021 This year’s Haughton International Seminar entitled “The Secrets of the Bedroom and the Boudoir" will again take place at The British Academy, 11 Carlton House Terrace, London SW1Y 5AH on Thursday 14th … Continue reading Haughton International Seminar: The Secrets of the Bedroom and the Boudoir (14 & 15 October 2021)

CONF: Art Museums and Contemporary Collecting Practices (online, 20 May 21)

CONF: Art Museums and Contemporary Collecting Practices (online, 20 May 2021) online / University of Leicester, May 20, 2021 Registration deadline: May 19, 2021 Let's talk: Art Museums and Contemporary Collecting Practices The School of Museum Studies, University of Leicester, will host online on the 20th of May 2021 the roundtable event "Let's talk: Art … Continue reading CONF: Art Museums and Contemporary Collecting Practices (online, 20 May 21)

Furniture as Collectible: Chinese chairs for seating or display? (18 May, 2021)

The Society for the History of Collecting Invites you to its Online Lecture Furniture as Collectible: Chinese chairs for seating or display?’ by Minna Katriina Törmä, University of Glasgow 18 May, 2021 at 6.30pm BST Online The presentation draws from Minna Törmä’s recent book Nordic Private Collections of Chinese Objects (Routledge 2020) focusing on furniture … Continue reading Furniture as Collectible: Chinese chairs for seating or display? (18 May, 2021)

CONF: Art, Museums and Digital Cultures (Online, 22-23 April 21)

CONF: Art, Museums and Digital Cultures (online, 22-23 Apr 21) Online, Apr 22–23, 2021 Registration deadline: Apr 16, 2021 Raquel Pereira At a time when the discussion about the impact of information technologies is deepening and expanding, the International Conference on Art, Museums and Digital Cultures aims to provide a space for the discussion of … Continue reading CONF: Art, Museums and Digital Cultures (Online, 22-23 April 21)

RESEARCH DAY: Collecting, Travel, and the Museum in the Long Eighteenth Century (25 February 2021 online)

RESEARCH DAY Thursday 25 February 2021, Online, Collecting, Travel, and the Museum in the Long Eighteenth Century 2:30 pm Research Day Session 1 Professor Arthur MacGregor Andrew W. Mellon Visiting Professor, Victoria and Albert Museum; Editor, Journal of the History of Collections  - ‘The Decline of the Cabinet of Curiosities: The Case of the East … Continue reading RESEARCH DAY: Collecting, Travel, and the Museum in the Long Eighteenth Century (25 February 2021 online)