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Itinerant Imaginaries | Keynote, Françoise Vergès

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Online gatherings to explore collective and disparate work by black artists and artists of colour living in Britain and the diaspora. How can archival experimentation help us contend with, question and interrogate the narrative the nation tells about itself through the work of black artists and artists of colour in Britain? These online gatherings hosted […]

Itinerant Imaginaries | In Conversation: Sepake Angiama and Rose Nordin

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Online gatherings to explore collective and disparate work by black artists and artists of colour living in Britain and the diaspora. How can archival experimentation help us contend with, question and interrogate the narrative the nation tells about itself through the work of black artists and artists of colour in Britain? These online gatherings hosted […]

Itinerant Imaginaries | Panel Discussion, Troubling Collections

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Online gatherings to explore collective and disparate work by black artists and artists of colour living in Britain and the diaspora. How can archival experimentation help us contend with, question and interrogate the narrative the nation tells about itself through the work of black artists and artists of colour in Britain? These online gatherings hosted […]

Irish Modernisms | Seminar 1: Ireland

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CCA Derry~Londonderry invites you to join us for an online seminar series accompanying the launch of the exhibition Irish Modernisms. The exhibition and seminar series have been co-curated by Catherine Hemelryk (CCA Derry~Londonderry) and Matthew Retallick (Manchester School of Art). To coincide with the new exhibition Irish Modernisms: legacies of modernism in the North, the CCA Derry-Londonderry […]

Genealogies of Black Curating in Britain – Convened by Paul Goodwin, July 2021

In 2021 Professor Paul Goodwin was invited by the British Art Network to devise and organise a programme exploring critical questions in British art curating, serving as the Network's annual 'flagship conference'. The result was Genealogies of Black Curating in Britain, a programme of live roundtables, filmed interviews and commissioned films produced between July and […]

British South Asian Visual Art Post Cool Britannia: Un-Swamping the River – Painters Turning the Tide on Racism

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In 1978, the then Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher stated that “people are really afraid that this country might be swamped by people with a different culture”. For the last 40 years this infamous speech has been confronted by artists, who have visually challenged its content. This event explored how 3 contemporary artists, Bhajan Hunjan, Hardeep […]

Irish Modernisms | Seminar 2: Irish Modernisms Exhibition – Meet the Artists

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Session 2: Irish Modernisms Exhibition – Meet the Artists Wednesday 14 July, 13.00–14:30 A discussion with the exhibiting artists (James Ashe, Rachel Campbell-Palmer, Phillip McCrilly, Grace McMurray, and Ben Weir) of the CCA Derry-Londonderry show Irish Modernisms. The pre-recorded podcast will be aired during this session, followed by a live Q&A with the artists and […]

Irish Modernisms, Global Contexts | Seminar 3: Latin American Modernisms

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Session 3: Latin American Modernisms Wednesday 4 August, 13.00–14:30 Join Dr Harper Montgomery and Jorge González for the next in our series of lunchtime talks. The speakers will explore Latin American Modernisms, with a focus on craft, colonialism, and how legacies of modernism inform contemporary artistic practice. Dr Harper Montgomery is Assistant Professor of Modern […]

Irish Modernisms, Global Contexts | Seminar 4: Post Soviet Baltic Modernisms

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CCA Derry~Londonderry invites you to join us for an online seminar series accompanying the launch of the exhibition Irish Modernisms. The exhibition and seminar series have been co-curated by Catherine Hemelryk (CCA Derry~Londonderry) and Matthew Retallick (Manchester School of Art). To coincide with the new exhibition Irish Modernisms: legacies of modernism in the North, the […]

Irish Modernisms, Global Contexts | Seminar 5: East African Modernisms

CCA Derry~Londonderry invites you to join us for an online seminar series accompanying the launch of the exhibition Irish Modernisms. The exhibition and seminar series have been co-curated by Catherine Hemelryk (CCA Derry~Londonderry) and Matthew Retallick (Manchester School of Art). To coincide with the new exhibition Irish Modernisms: legacies of modernism in the North, the […]

Taster Sessions: Emerging Curators Group 2022, 21 & 22 September 2021

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Thinking of applying to be part of the British Art Network's Emerging Curators Group? Meet the British Art Network team, hear from previous ECG members, ask your questions, and get a taste for what it might be like to be part of the group. You don’t need to attend a taster session to be able […]

British South-Asian Visual Art Post Cool Britannia: The Shape of Immateriality

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Book your free tickets via Eventbrite. The British South-Asian Visual Art Post Cool Britannia Research Group are delighted to invite you to the third in this series of events. The interconnections between abstract art, narrative and heritage will be explored through presentations of works by three contemporary artists: Rana Begum, Reza Ben Gajra, Haroun Hayward. These […]