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Art Organisations and Institutions in Scotland - SSAH Study Day

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Glasgow School of Art

Reid Building

164 Renfrew Street

Glasgow

G3 6RQ

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This study day by the Scottish Society for Art History will share current research and scholarship on art institutions, galleries, societies, collectives and support organisations in Scotland. The event will feature a selection of papers from a variety of different speakers, from academics and independent researchers, to curators and practising contemporary artists.


Programme

10.30 Welcome

Collecting art and contemporary responses to historic collections

10.35 Peter Trowles and Dr Thea Stevens, The Glasgow School of Art

The Plaster Cast Collection of The Glasgow School of Art: History, Aura and Experience

10.55 Sandy Wood, Royal Scottish Academy

An Evolving World: the Kinross Scholarship, Emerging Artists and the Royal Scottish Academy Collections


11.15 Questions

11.25 Break

Artist-led societies and collectives in Scotland

11.45 Dr Peggy Beardmore

The Artists of ‘The Most Paintable Town in Scotland’

12.05 Karen Mailley-Watt, University of Glasgow and The Glasgow School of Art

Women’s Work Praised – The Glasgow Society of Lady Artists (1882-1938)

12.25 Dr Deborah Jackson; University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh College of Art

Artist-Run Initiatives: Locating History in the Present

12.45 Gayle Nelson and Sharon Quigley, Society of Scottish Artists

The Society of Scottish Artists – its role and relevance, for its members and within the wider cultural landscape

13.05 Questions

13.15 Lunch

The role of production workshops and commercial galleries

14.45 Tommy Zyw, The Scottish Gallery

Portrait of a Gallery

15.05 Dan Brown, Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop

Means of Production: 50 Years of Scottish Production Facilities 1967 – 2017

15.25 Questions

The emergence and changing role of art institutions in Scotland

15.35 Professor Neil Mulholland, Edinburgh College of Art

The Unlearning Organisation: Cultural Devolution and Scotland's Visual Arts 1967-2017

15.55 Helen Kendrick, Glasgow School of Art

Glasgow; City of Creative Production

16.15 Questions

16.30 End


Please note: the ticket price includes morning refreshments. Lunch is not included within the ticket fee.

The SSAH is a registered Scottish charity (SC035621) which exists to promote and support the study and enjoyment of art and art history in Scotland.



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Reid Building

164 Renfrew Street

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G3 6RQ

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