ARCHIVE RESEARCH CONFERENCES
Interface, University of Ulster and The School of Art and Design, Media and Culture, University of Sunderland, in association with Locus+ are offering a series of AHRC funded research training events.
INTERACTING WITH THE ARCHIVE – CREATIVE APPROACHES:
22 March 2007 (10am – 5pm) Venue:
The National Glass Centre, Liberty Way, Sunderland
This one-day event will investigate interaction with archives across a range of disciplines (including art, photography, history and curating). It will explore how personal and private collections become archives.
Speakers include: Stuart Brisley, Sophie Spencer-Wood, Val Williams, Marjolaine Ryley and Stuart Howard.
The event will be chaired by Carol McKay.
PER-FORMING THE ARCHIVE: 28 March 2007 (10am – 5pm) Venue:
Culture Lab, Grand Assembly Rooms, King’s Walk, University of Newcastle upon Tyne
This event will centre on current innovative strategies of curating/activating cultural archives,
considering ways of enhancing the present and future potential for creative engagement with archival resources. Speakers include: Anne Bean, Victoria Worsley, Stephen Partridge and Sue Breakell.
The event will be chaired by Stephen Foster.
Participation is free, but places are limited. A limited number of travel bursaries are available to UK based PhD students.
For more information or to book a place, please contact:
Grainne Loughran on 028 90267212 or email email@example.com