REMINDER: Celebrating the Bicentenary of Prince Albert and his role as a collector by The Society for the History of Collecting (London, 4 December 2019)

Celebrating the Bicentenary of Prince Albert and his role as a collector WEDNESDAY 4 DECEMBER 6-8PM FOLLOWED BY DRINKS THE COURT ROOM, SENATE HOUSE, MALET ST LONDON WC 1 7HU This special seminar will explore Prince Albert’s significance to the cultural life of Victorian Britain, from his collecting practices to his role in creating the … Continue reading REMINDER: Celebrating the Bicentenary of Prince Albert and his role as a collector by The Society for the History of Collecting (London, 4 December 2019)

Gilbert Events at the V&A: From Alice Minter, Curator, The Rosalinde and Arthur Gilbert Collection (London, 11, 12, 19, 26 September 2019)

Gilbert Events at the V&A From Alice Minter, Curator, The Rosalinde and Arthur Gilbert Collection I will be giving a lecture about Jewish collectors and their contribution to the V&A’s collection and look forward to seeing as many of you as possible. This event is Free and drop-in – no booking facility so do come. … Continue reading Gilbert Events at the V&A: From Alice Minter, Curator, The Rosalinde and Arthur Gilbert Collection (London, 11, 12, 19, 26 September 2019)

Public Conversation: Troubling Objects: interrogating collecting and collections, London, V&A, 11 September 2018

Troubling Objects: interrogating collecting and collections Troubling Objects will bring together academics, artists, activists and museum professionals to share ideas about how we can rethink both histories of collecting and the representation, interpretation and display of historical collections. Through critical engagement with the often uncomfortable and 'troubling' histories that can be present in publicly and … Continue reading Public Conversation: Troubling Objects: interrogating collecting and collections, London, V&A, 11 September 2018