Renaissance Ways of Seeing

Event Date: 20 May 2015 Room 112 Birkbeck University of London 43 Gordon Square London WC1H 0PD The Birkbeck School of Arts presents: Birkbeck Arts Week 2015 Renaissance Ways of Seeing How did people ‘see’ in the Renaissance? In this panel discussion Joanne Anderson (Birkbeck) will ask who coloured Mary Magdalen and why it matters, looking particularly at early Renaissance …

Globalization and Contemporary Culture

Event Date: 20 May 2015 Room G01 Birkbeck University of London 43 Gordon Square London WC1H 0PD The Birkbeck School of Arts presents: Birkbeck Arts Week 2015 Globalization and Contemporary Culture This panel revisits and re-evaluates the idea of cultural globalization. Join us for a series of short talks and a film screening asking how artists engage with each other …

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Photographs of London

Event Date: 20 May 2015 Room G04 Birkbeck University of London 43 Gordon Square London WC1H 0PD The Birkbeck School of Arts presents: Birkbeck Arts Week 2015 Photographs of London A panel discussion between photographers and historians of the medium. Speakers include: Tom Allbeson (Nottingham) on Herbert Mason, ‘St Paul’s’, 29 December 1940; Lynda Nead (Birkbeck) on Bert Hardy, ‘Life …