Jannet de Goede – For the Benefit and the Pleasure of the Community

Event Date: 22 February 2017 Arts Lecture Theatre 3 Royal Holloway University of London Egham, Surrey TW20 0EX The Humanities and Arts Research Centre at Royal Holloway University of London presents: HARC Making Space for Art Lecture Series Jannet de Goede (Curator, Kröller-Müller Museum) – For the Benefit and the Pleasure of the Community The Kröller-Müller Museum, situated in the …

Allison Goudie – Home and Away: Exhibiting Australia’s Impressionists in London

Event Date: 1 February 2017 Picture Gallery Royal Holloway University of London Egham, Surrey TW20 0EX The Humanities and Arts Research Centre at Royal Holloway University of London presents: Home and Away: Exhibiting Australia’s Impressionists in London HARC Making Space for Art Lecture Series Dr Allison Goudie – Home and Away: Exhibiting Australia’s Impressionists in London In this talk, Dr …

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John Perivolaris – Shoreditch Bridge Portraits

Event Date: 19 October 2016 Windsor Building WIN 0-02 Royal Holloway University of London Egham, Surrey TW20 0EX The Humanities and Arts Research Centre at Royal Holloway University of London presents: Shoreditch Bridge Portraits HARC Making Space for Art Lecture Series Dr John Perivolaris in conversation with Dr James Kent Since 2011, photographer John Perivolaris has been making portraits under …

Laurence Grove – Creating Comic Invention

Event Date: 8 June 2016 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: Professor Laurence Grove (Glasgow) – Creating Comic Invention The Comic Invention exhibition has stirred media interest worldwide. It showcases treasures from the ancient Egyptians onwards alongside Hogarth, Rembrandt, Picasso, …

Alice Strang – Curating Women Artists: Modern Scottish Women Painters and Sculptors 1885-1965

Event Date: 16 March 2016 WIN 1-04 Royal Holloway University of London Egham, Surrey TW20 0EX The Humanities and Arts Research Centre at Royal Holloway University of London presents: Dr Alice Strang (National Galleries of Scotland) – Curating Women Artists: Modern Scottish Women Painters and Sculptors 1885-1965 This talk will examine the issues involved in curating women artists of the …

David Johnson – Beauty and the Blind: There’s far more to seeing than enters the eyeball

Event Date: 27 January 2016 Room WIN005 Windsor Building Royal Holloway University of London Egham, Surrey TW20 0EX The Humanities and Arts Research Centre at Royal Holloway University of London presents: David Johnson (Visual Artist) – Beauty and the Blind: There’s far more to seeing than enters the eyeball     In this presentation David will talk about his piece ‘Too …

Sonia Solicari – Money, Power, Politics: Curating London’s Square Mile

Event Date: 25 November 2015 Picture Gallery Royal Holloway University of London Egham, Surrey TW20 0EX The Humanities and Arts Research Centre at Royal Holloway University of London presents: Mark Titchner, Plenty and Progress, 2012 Sonia Solicari (Head of Guildhall Art Gallery) – Money, Power, Politics: Curating London’s Square Mile The City of London, otherwise known as the Square Mile, …

Making Space for Art Symposium

Event Date: 19 June 2015 Arts Lecture Theatre 2 Royal Holloway University of London Egham, Surrey TW20 0EX The Humanities and Arts Research Centre at Royal Holloway University of London presents: Making Space for Art Symposium For as long as art has existed, so too has the question of where and how it is experienced. Art institutions, from the major …

Jenny Powell – Curating a static collection: Kettle’s Yard as a unique document of Modernism

Event Date: 25 March 2015 Win 005 Royal Holloway University of London Egham, Surrey TW20 0EX The Humanities and Arts Research Centre at Royal Holloway University of London presents: Dr Jenny Powell (Kettle’s Yard, Cambridge) – Curating a static collection: Kettle’s Yard as a unique document of Modernism In 1957 curator and collector Jim Ede open his home – Kettle’s Yard …

Frances Guy – Coming Home: Reclaiming Hepworth for Wakefield

Event Date: 11 March 2015 Picture Gallery Royal Holloway University of London Egham, Surrey TW20 0EX The Humanities and Arts Research Centre at Royal Holloway University of London presents: Frances Guy (Head of Collection & Exhibitions at The Hepworth Wakefield) – Coming Home: Reclaiming Hepworth for Wakefield The third in the HARC ‘Making Space for Art’ series, this talk will …