British Art Network Seminar: Overlooked Women Artists and Designers, 1851–1918

This seminar focused on a period when women benefited from a wealth of new opportunities for training, patronage and exhibition. The seminar explored not only ‘fine’ but applied art, beyond as well as within Scotland. Sessions covered the themes of ‘Contexts and Networks; ‘Visibility, Reputation and Legacy’; and ‘Display and Re-evaluation’.

It was programmed by Dr. Patricia de Montfort and Prof. Clare A.P. Willsdon, School of Culture and Creative Arts, University of Glasgow and was held at The Hunterian, University of Glasgow on  Monday 7 December 2015

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British Art Network Seminar: William Hogarth’s Triptych For St Mary Redcliff: How to Deal With Enormous Artworks in Public Collections

This seminar focused on the prevailing challenges exceptionally large artworks in public collections pose for conservation, display and interpretation, and was held at St Nicholas Church and Bristol Museum and Art Gallery on Friday 10 October 2014.

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British Art Network Seminar: Joseph Wright of Derby and single artists in collections

This seminar explored questions and issues around ‘single artist collections’ and was held at Derby Museums on Monday 30 June 2014.

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British Art Network Seminar: Audiences, Authority and Collaboration in Museum Research

This seminar marked a collaboration between three subject specialist networks. It was held at Tate Britain, The National Gallery and the National Portrait Gallery on 12–13 March 2015.

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British Art Network Seminar: British Sporting Art

This seminar explored the genre of Sporting Art and its situation within the wider sphere of British Art. It was held at The National Heritage Centre for Horseracing and Sporting Art on 6 February 2015.

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British Art Network Seminar: Overlooked Victorian Artists

This seminar discussing Victorian artists, male and female, who were well-known in their day but have since come to occupy a marginal position in the history of British art was held at Manchester Art Gallery on Thursday 16 January 2014.

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British Art Network Seminar: British Pop Art

This seminar discussing British Pop Art was held at Tate Britain on Monday 23 September 2013.

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British Art Network Seminar: First World War

This seminar discussing British art and the First World War was held at Tate Britain on Friday 19 April 2013.

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