CONF: Making a Case for Cases: The Furniture of Display (10-11 January 2020)

Making a Case for Cases: The Furniture of Display 10-11 January 2020 The Bowes Museum, County Durham This conference aims to explore the furniture used by collectors, museums and institutions for displaying artefacts. Spanning diverse functions and definitions, objects known as display cases, showcases, china cabinets, vitrines, specimen tables, or even trophy cabinets, are ubiquitous … Continue reading CONF: Making a Case for Cases: The Furniture of Display (10-11 January 2020)

CFP: ‘The Art Market and The Museum: Ethics and Aesthetics of Institutional Collecting, Display and Patronage from c.1800 to the Present’ (15 December 2019)

Deadline: Dec 15, 2019 The International Art Market Studies Association (TIAMSA) Conference 2020, hosted at The University of Edinburgh / National Galleries Scotland 17-18 July 2020 CALL FOR PAPERS: 'The Art Market and The Museum: Ethics and Aesthetics of Institutional Collecting, Display and Patronage from c.1800 to the Present' Deadline: 15th Dec 2019 The theme … Continue reading CFP: ‘The Art Market and The Museum: Ethics and Aesthetics of Institutional Collecting, Display and Patronage from c.1800 to the Present’ (15 December 2019)

CFP: The Museum on show (Paris, 23-24 April 2020)

Subject: CFP: The Museum on show (Paris, 23-24 Apr 20) Paris, Ecole du Louvre/Louvre, April 23 - 24, 2020 Deadline: Dec 16, 2019 Le musée en scène : regards critiques sur la muséographie 1969-2019 The museum on show: a critical history of display, 1969-2019 Problématique générale Depuis une bonne cinquantaine d'années, la présentation des collections muséales est … Continue reading CFP: The Museum on show (Paris, 23-24 April 2020)

CONF: Houses of Politicians (Manchester, 29-30 Nov 19)

Subject: CONF: Houses of Politicians (Manchester, 29-30 Nov 19) Manchester, November 29 - 30, 2019 <https://politicianshouses.wordpress.com> This symposium brings together established and early career scholars who explore the correlation between politics and the country house within this protean political environment. Case studies and dialogue sessions will discuss design and style, as well as collecting, display, patronage, networking, … Continue reading CONF: Houses of Politicians (Manchester, 29-30 Nov 19)

CFP: 2 Sessions at EAUH 2020 (Antwerp, 2-5 September 2020)

Subject: CFP: 2 Sessions at EAUH 2020 (Antwerp, 2-5 Sep 20) EAUH 2020, European Association for Urban History, Antwerp, September 2 - 05, 2020 Deadline: Oct 27, 2019 European Association for Urban History 15th International Conference: “Cities in Motion” [1] Ottoman Cultural Mobilities: 19th Century Modes of Travel, Collecting and Display [2] Streets as Arteries of the … Continue reading CFP: 2 Sessions at EAUH 2020 (Antwerp, 2-5 September 2020)