Reminder: SHC – Annual Lecture ‘An Idiosyncratic Collector’ by Sir Paul Ruddock (23 September 2022 at 6.30pm, London and Zoom)

The Society for the History of Collecting is pleased to invite you to its Annual Lecture  on Friday 23 September 2022 at 6:30pm at the Society of Antiquaries, London, and Online We are delighted that Sir Paul Ruddock will deliver this year's Annual Lecture entitled ‘An Idiosyncratic Collector’   Sir Paul was knighted in the 2012 New Years … Continue reading Reminder: SHC – Annual Lecture ‘An Idiosyncratic Collector’ by Sir Paul Ruddock (23 September 2022 at 6.30pm, London and Zoom)

The Howard University Art Gallery: Collecting the New Deal (1 October 2021, 12PM PST; 8PM BST)

The West Coast Chapter of the Society for the History of Collecting invites you to its online lecture The Howard University Art Gallery: Collecting the New Deal Prof. Betsy Fahlman 1 October 2021, 12 noon, PST; 8 PM BST To register for this event please email: events@societyhistorycollecting.org Archibald Motley, Saturday Night, 1935, o/c, 32 x … Continue reading The Howard University Art Gallery: Collecting the New Deal (1 October 2021, 12PM PST; 8PM BST)

The Collections of Prince Emanuele Filiberto of Savoy (27 April, 2021)

The Collections of Prince Emanuele Filiberto of Savoy, Viceroy of Sicily between 1622 and 1624 Maria Beatrice Failla Tuesday 27 April, 6.30pm. (BST) Online In the summer of 1625, in the Royal Palace of Palermo, in a city still ravaged by the plague, the goods and collections of Prince Emanuele Filiberto, who was a direct … Continue reading The Collections of Prince Emanuele Filiberto of Savoy (27 April, 2021)

SHC Series: Diversifying the History of Collecting

The Society for the History of Collecting Invites you to its New Series: Diversifying the History of Collecting We are delighted to announce the first events of a new programme designed to diversify research into the history of collecting. Our first session will be dedicated to the role of women in the history of collecting, … Continue reading SHC Series: Diversifying the History of Collecting

SHC Lecture: The Practical Kunstkammer: Prudence, Techne, and the Demise of Wonder (29 October 2020)

The Society for the History of Collecting Invites you to its Online Lecture The Practical Kunstkammer: Prudence, Techne, and the Demise of Wonder Prof. Mark A. Meadow History of Art and Architecture, University of California, Santa Barbara 29 October 2020 at 6.30pm GMT / 2.30pm EDT / 11.30am PDT Jan Brueghel the Elder and Peter … Continue reading SHC Lecture: The Practical Kunstkammer: Prudence, Techne, and the Demise of Wonder (29 October 2020)