The Oriental Ceramic Society: Gifts from the Kangxi Emperor to his Grandmother (15 September 2020)

The Oriental Ceramic Society Online Lectures 2020 A series of six informal lunchtime lectures 15 and 28 July, 11 and 25 August and 15 and 29 September The fifth lecture will be given by Rosemary Scott Gifts from the Kangxi Emperor to his Grandmother Tuesday 15 September at 13:30 BST The Kangxi Emperor, who ruled … Continue reading The Oriental Ceramic Society: Gifts from the Kangxi Emperor to his Grandmother (15 September 2020)

Instagram Stories: Collection Series with Bridget Garza Griffin

Join us this Friday for another Stories take over with Bridget Garza Griffin. Bridget is currently an MA student in French and British Decorative Arts and Interiors at the University of Buckingham with the Wallace Collection. Her research interests include first generation African American collectors from the late nineteenth and early twentieth century and their … Continue reading Instagram Stories: Collection Series with Bridget Garza Griffin

Tricks of the Trade: Duveen Brothers and the Market for the Decorative Arts, 1880–1940 (Los Angeles, 15 April 2020)

Tricks of the Trade: Duveen Brothers and the Market for the Decorative Arts, 1880–1940 Wednesday, April 15, 2020, 7:00 p.m. Museum Lecture Hall, Getty Center, Los Angeles Charlotte Vignon, director of the Heritage and Collections department at Sèvres-Cité de la Céramique, draws from her recent publication, Duveen Brothers and the Market for Decorative Arts, 1880–1940, … Continue reading Tricks of the Trade: Duveen Brothers and the Market for the Decorative Arts, 1880–1940 (Los Angeles, 15 April 2020)

CFP: Revivals in the Decorative Arts (Lisbon, 14-16 Oct 20)

Subject: CFP: Revivals in the Decorative Arts (Lisbon, 14-16 Oct 20) National Palace of Ajuda, Lisbon Portugal, October 14 - 16, 2020 Deadline: Apr 15, 2020 Revivals in the Decorative Arts - Annual Conference of ICOM/ICDAD The 2020 Annual Conference and General Assembly of ICOM International Committee for Museums and Collections of Decorative Arts and Design will … Continue reading CFP: Revivals in the Decorative Arts (Lisbon, 14-16 Oct 20)

Collecting and Display Seminar: A Matter of Access (Munich 22 & London 24 June 2019) 

Collecting and Display seminar  A Matter of Access Munich 22 & London 24 June, 2019  This conference aims to extend the discussion of the nature and pertinence of collections by focusing on the spaces in which they were displayed and how access to those spaces was controlled. By examining how collections were displayed, used and … Continue reading Collecting and Display Seminar: A Matter of Access (Munich 22 & London 24 June 2019)