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 …

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 …

Minna Moore Ede – Two case studies: Titian Metamorphosis 2012, National Gallery, London and Sampling the Myth, Royal Opera House, London

Event Date: 15 October 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: A talk by Dr Minna Moore-Ede on the occasion of the launch of the HARC 2014-15 Fellowship project ‘Making Space for Art’, a collaboration between the curator of the Picture Gallery …