Artist and Empire: The Long Nineteenth Century

    Event Date: 25 November 2015 Clore Auditorium, Tate Britain Millbank, London SW1P 4RG Tate Britain and the School of Arts at Birkbeck University of London present: Artist and Empire: The Long Nineteenth Century Tate Britain’s major conference, held in collaboration with Birkbeck, University of London and culture at King’s College London, marks the opening of the exhibition Artist …

Tom Boggis – Curating the Historic House: Collections and Context – V2

The second in the series ‘Making Space for Art’ this talk will look at the challenges and presentation approaches of curating art displayed in its historic context, including the historic buildings and interiors for which art might have been commissioned, or the domestic spaces in which it was displayed. It will look at the role of the curator beyond individual objects and explore ideas of curatorship of spaces and of ‘spirit of place’.

Tom Boggis – Curating the Historic House: Collections and Context

Event Date: 12 November 2014 Picture Gallery Royal Holloway University of London Egham, Surrey TW20 0EX The Humanities and Arts Research Centre at Royal Holloway University of London presents: Tom Boggis – Curating the Historic House: Collections and Context The second in the series ‘Making Space for Art’ this talk will look at the challenges and presentation approaches of curating …

Imperialism, Globalization, and Interdisciplinarity

Event Date: 5 February 2014 Management Building Lecture Theatre Royal Holloway University of London Egham, Surrey TW20 0EX The Humanities and Arts Research Centre at Royal Holloway University of London presents: HARC Dialogues Imperialism, Globalization,  and Interdisciplinarity  Studies of imperialism are now contested by larger inter-imperialities, dialectical co-formations with horizontal contexts between empires and vertical struggles of class, caste, race, …