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Private Collecting and Public Display: Art Markets and Museums

Detail from The National Gallery when at Mr JJ Angersteins House Pall Mall 1824-34 Frederick MacKenzie c. Victoria and Albert Museum

Nathan Bodington Chamber
Parkinson Building
University of Leeds

Registration is now open for an international two-day conference exploring the relationship between the ‘private’ and ‘public’ spheres of the art market and the museum. This interdisciplinary conference offers the opportunity to hear new research in the fields of art market studies, museum studies and the histories of collecting.

We are delighted to confirm Dr Susanna Avery-Quash, Senior Research Curator (History of Collecting) at the National Gallery, London as our keynote speaker.

For full information about the Private Collecting and Public Display: Art Markets and Museums conference (including how to register), see the website for the Centre for the Study of the Art and Antiques Market. Registration close on 20 March 2017.

Download the conference poster here.

The provisional programme can be found here.

There are a number of travel and conference dinner bursaries available for current PhD students. The application deadline is Friday 17 March 2017. For further information please email csaa@leeds.ac.uk  

This conference is organised by the Centre for the Study of the Art and Antiques Market, based at the University of Leeds. The postgraduate research subcommittee of the Centreincludes Caroline McCaffrey-Howarth, Anna Reeve, Shir Kochavi and Heather Findling. Enquiries: mailto:csaa@leeds.ac.uk

Image: The National Gallery when at Mr J.J. Angerstein’s House, Pall Mall, 1824-34, Frederick MacKenzie © Victoria and Albert Museum, London

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