Collecting & Display

Venue: Pollard Room N301, 3rd floor, IHR, North block, Senate House

Time: Mondays 18:00

Convenors: Andrea Gáldy, Adriana Turpin, Susan Bracken

Autumn Term 2017
DateSeminar details
23 October
18:00
La bella principessa - history of her collections
Kasia Woźniak
IHR Pollard Seminar Room, N301, Third Floor, IHR

20 November
18:00
Displaying “German Greatness” in Nazi Germany: the Exhibition Deutsche Größe (1940-1942) and its Legacy
William J. Diebold (Reed College)
IHR Pollard Seminar Room, N301, Third Floor, IHR

12 December
18:00
From Townhouse to Castle: Sir William Burrell’s (1858-1961) collection at home
Isobel MacDonald (University of Glasgow & The Burrell Collection, Glasgow), Isobel MacDonald (University of Glasgow & The Burrell Collection, Glasgow)
IHR Pollard Seminar Room, N301, Third Floor, IHR

Spring Term 2018
DateSeminar details
15 January
18:00
Collections/Recollections: The Use of Text in Networks of Collection. Medieval Inventories, Labels, Inscriptions, and Memory
Amanda Luyster (College of the Holy Cross, Worcester)
IHR Pollard Seminar Room, N301, Third Floor, IHR

12 February
18:00
Visual Knowledge and the Grand Tour: The Print Collection of Walter Bowman
Grant Lewis (British Library)
IHR Pollard Seminar Room, N301, Third Floor, IHR

5 March
18:00
Full-scale displays and the reform of architecture in Germany
Wallis Miller (University of Kentucky)
IHR John S Cohen Room, N203, Second Floor, IHR

DateSeminar details
16 April
18:00
Les derniers venus sont aujourd’hui les premiers» English prints collections in 18th-century Paris
Alice Otazzi (Università degli Studi di Torino)
IHR Pollard Seminar Room, N301, Third Floor, IHR