Events

The Hundreds Reading and Writing Group is a space for researchers to meet and experiment with academic forms.
The next event in this series considers ‘Museums and the Market: Deaccessioning in the Covid-19 and post-Covid world’. Reports that the Royal Academy was considering selling their famous Michelangelo sculpture, which has been part of their collections since 1830, in order to save 150 jobs under threat as a result of the Covid-19 crisis, raised…

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We are currently calling for speakers prepared to rise to the challenge of sharing their current work in three minutes at the next Heritage Show + Tell on 21 November 2017.

This workshop exploring creative archives is part of an AHRC-funded research project between The University of Leeds, Manchester Metropolitan University and the Helen Storey Foundation.

Featuring a diverse selection of curatorial theorists and practitioners connected to the School of Fine Art, History of Art and Cultural Studies, this seminar will highlight some key current debates in the practice and theory of curating.

This seminar at the British Museum will explore how and why we might locate museum participation and co-creative practice within the more established methodologies of action/participatory research.

Artists Louise Atkinson and Christian Edwardes explore the souvenir in this exhibition in Dorset.

Sense of Line is an exhibition of drawings by artist, poet and documentary film-maker Imtiaz Dharker. Curated by Alchemy in partnership with MA students from the School of Fine Art, History of Art and Cultural Studies.

An event organised by arts organisation Alchemy in connection with the Sense of Line exhibition.

Leeds-based collective The Retro Bar at The End of The Universe have temporarily taken over a disused pub in Baildon as on-going project space to experiment and test out new concepts.

Pavilion presents an event discussing the value of unofficial archives and the ethics of representing living histories, with Helen Graham (Centre for Critical Studies in Museums, Galleries and Heritage) and author Melody Walker.

Heritage Show + Tell is a chance for people passionate about heritage in Yorkshire to come together and share their work, get feedback on ideas and meet new collaborators. Everyone welcome: community heritage groups, freelancers, museum professionals, archivists, students and academics.