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: Session at CAA (Chicago, 16-19 February 2022)

CFP: Session at CAA (Chicago, 16-19 Feb 22) CAA Annual Conference, Chicago/Online, Feb 16–19, 2022 Deadline: May 6, 2021 The Global Rise of Traveling Exhibitions at Mid-Century Traveling exhibitions gained momentum in the mid-20th century as a new, efficient mode of disseminating art and knowledge. The importance of traveling shows was confirmed by the 1953 … Continue reading CFP: Session at CAA (Chicago, 16-19 February 2022)

CFP: Du prive au public / From private to public (Grenoble, 12 March 21)

From private to public Issues and strategies in the presentation of private collections of modern and contemporary art in public institutions One-day conference, Friday, March 12, 2021 - Musée de Grenoble Organizers: Alice Ensabella (Université Grenobles-Alpes), Paula Barreiro Lopez (Université Grenobles-Alpes), Sophie Bernard (Musée de Grenoble) Organized within the framework of the exhibition Giorgio Morandi. … Continue reading CFP: Du prive au public / From private to public (Grenoble, 12 March 21)

CFP: 3 Sessions at AAH 2020 (Birmingham, 14-16 April 21)

Subject: CFP: 3 Sessions at AAH 2020 (Birmingham, 14-16 Apr 21) Association for Art History’s 47th Annual Conference (AAH), University of Birmingham, April 14 - 17, 2021 Deadline: Oct 19, 2020 [1] Why Trompe l’Oeil? The art of deception across the boundaries of time and space [2] The Space Between Non-Arts and Fine Arts: Confronting Gender and … Continue reading CFP: 3 Sessions at AAH 2020 (Birmingham, 14-16 April 21)

CONF: From Creation to Collection (Cleveland, 14 March 2020)

Cleveland, OH, The Cleveland Museum of Art, Morley Lecture Hall, 11150 East Blvd, March 14, 2020 From Creation to Collection: Making and Marketing Drawings in Nineteenth-Century France Free; ticket required PROGRAM Opening Remarks [10:00 – 10:30 AM] Heather Lemonedes Brown, Virginia N. and Randall J. Barbato Deputy Director and Chief Curator Britany Salsbury, Associate Curator … Continue reading CONF: From Creation to Collection (Cleveland, 14 March 2020)