Category Archives: News and Events

SocHistColl Americas Curatorial Walk-Through, Tuesday 12 June 2018, New York.

Installation view including Thomas Mulcaire, The Struggle Continue (A Luta Continua), 2003. The Society for the History of Collecting – Americas invites members to a curatorial walk-through with Florence Derieux, Director of Exhibitions, Hauser & Wirth, of “A Luta Continua”: … Continue reading

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Symp: Masterpiece London Symposium, Saturday 30 June 2018

Masterpiece London is delighted to host a morning of lectures and discussion sessions co-organised by the Fair and Dr Thomas Marks, editor of Apollo, to bring together the pre-eminent museum curators of tomorrow with the emerging stars of the art … Continue reading

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CONF: Researching Art Market Practices Montpellier, 8-9 June 2018

University Paul Valéry Montpellier 3 Site Saint Charles, Rue du Professeur Henri Serre, 34080 Montpellier, June 8 – 09, 2018 Registration deadline: Jun 5, 2018 TOOLS FOR THE FUTURE: RESEARCHING ART MARKET PRACTICES FROM PAST TO PRESENT  Workshop 1 – The Art … Continue reading

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SEM: Seminar in Collecting and Display, London, 14 May 2018

Seminar on Collecting & Display Institute of Historical Research, Senate House, Malet St London, WC1 E Monday, 14th May at 6pm Pollard Seminar Room, N301, Third Floor The truth about Agnew’s and Duveen (1900-1930) Barbara Pezzini Major private and public … Continue reading

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Book Review: Leopoldo de ’Medici Principe del Collezionisti. Exhibition catalogue edited by Valentina Conticelli, Riccardo Gennaioli and Maria Sframeli, Florence, 7 November- 28 January, 45€

Set in the Museo degli Argenti, now also called the Medici Treasury to reflect the scope of its collections much more correctly, this exhibition brought together works of art from throughout the Florentine museums to show the taste and range … Continue reading

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Book Review: Sotheby’s Maestro: Peter Wilson and the Post-War Art World, ed. by Katherine McLean and Philip Hook, London, Sothebys 2017. £15.00

For those who want a lively and engaging account of rise of Sotheby’s under Philip Wilson and first-hand stories of the art world during his time as chairman from 1958 to 1980, this book is a must. It shows the … Continue reading

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Seminar in Collecting and Display: Alice Ottazzi, English Print Collections in C18th Paris, Monday 16 April 2018, London

Seminar on Collecting & Display Institute of Historical Research, Senate House, Malet St London, WC1 E Alice Ottazzi,  “Les derniers venus sont aujourd’hui les premiers”: English print collections in 18th-century Paris 16 April 2018 at 6pm Pollard Seminar Room, N301, … Continue reading

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Workshop: Simon Dickinson Gallery, London, 11 April 2018

S.A.W Workshop: Back to Front Wednesday 11 April  |  6pm 58 Jermyn Street, London  In collaboration with art critic and journalist Susan Moore, Dickinson will stage a Slow Art Workshop  (SAW) entitled Back to Front, where specialists reveal what clues can be identified on the … Continue reading

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SEM, The Politics of Public Collecting by Dr. Barbara Pezzini, The Wallace Collection, London, 26 March 2018

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SEM: Full-scale displays and the reform of architecture in Germany, 5 March 2018, London

Full-scale displays and the reform of architecture in Germany, Seminar by Wallis Miller, University of Kentucky Date: 05 Mar 2018, 18:00 to 20:00 Series: Collecting & Display Type: Seminar Venue: IHR John S Cohen Room, N203, Second Floor, IHR, Senate House, Malet Street, London … Continue reading

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