How do artists of African and Asian descent in Britain feature in the story of twentieth century art? The Now & Then, Here & There conference will address the understated connections between black British artists’ practice and the work of art’s relationship to modernism.See more details >
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Call for Papers - Symposium: “Who Does the Museum Belong to?” – Questions and Prerequisites Regarding Museum Mediation in the Global Context
With the aim of studying and disclosing the existing structures in museums and responding to the growing diversity and heterogeneity in the ways of life exhibited in society, the symposium “Who does the museum belong to?” will think about new forms of mediating art and showing/illustrating cultural expressions and artefacts.See more details >
Essays are sought for a proposed collection exploring the links between Victorian political sartorial style and metaphors and analogies of clothing in political thought of the period.See more details >
The Annual Conference of the Art Association of Australia and New Zealand will be held in Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, 1–3 December 2016. The conference will be based at the Australian National University, with additional events hosted by the National Gallery of Australia and the National Portrait Gallery.See more details >
This symposium explores artistic projects, past and present, which have sought to put space-into-action, and presents an opportunity to explore different approaches to the dynamics of activating space in art and culture. This event includes a film screen of the awarding winning film Action Space (Huw Wahl).See more details >
This conference aims to help correct modern scholarship’s oversight of the second king of Rome, Numa Pompilius – the foundational figure of Roman religion who also enjoyed a remarkably long, varied, and rich nachleben in Western thought, literature, and art. We invite abstracts (500 words) for papers that will last 25 minutes.See more details >
The AAH campaign work covers a range of areas including education, policy and partnerships. It builds on 4 decades of initiatives helping to shape and secure the future of the discipline and reach out to new audiences.See more details >
Undergraduate dissertation prize.
Prize includes: £200, student AAH membership, ticket to AAH2016 Conference in Edinburgh, where the Prize will be awarded.
Nomination deadline: 1 August 2016
The Museums Association Conference & Exhibition is the largest event of its kind in Europe for museums and heritage professionals. Over 1,500 senior staff discuss the latest issues, discover new practice and meet the world’s leading suppliers and consultants.See more details >
Applications are now open for the inaugural term of the AAMC Foundation Engagement Program for International Curators, made possible with major support from the Terra Foundation for American Art. The two-year Program will accept three non-US based curators and three US Liaisons working on or having worked within exhibitions and projects that explore historic American Art (c. 1500-1980), including painting; sculpture; works on paper, including prints, drawing and photography; decorative arts; and excluding architecture; design; and performance.See more details >