Symposium on Käthe Kollwitz
March 2 @ 10:30 am - 5:30 pm£25 - £30
Join us for a full day of celebration, exploration, discussion and understanding of the work of Käthe Kollwitz, including a light buffet lunch (booking required by Friday 23rd February).
Including talks by:
- Frances Carey, Curator
- Dr Dorothy Price, University of Bristol
- Jasper Humphreys, Marjan Centre for the Study of War and the Non-Human Sphere, Kings College London
- Michael Sandle RA, Artist
and a Panel Discussion: Reflections on the impact and legacy of Kathe Kollwitz
A Portrait of the Artist: Kathe Kollwitz
A Symposium at the Young Gallery Salisbury
Friday 2 March 2018
10:30 – 5:30pm (followed by a reception at the Young Gallery from 6:00- 8:00pm)
|11:00-11:15||Welcome||Peter Riley, Curator, Young Gallery Salisbury|
|Part 2||The Artist & Content|
|11:15-12:00||Portrait of the Artist: Kathe Kollwitz||Frances Carey, Curator, A Portrait of the Artist: Kathe Kollwitz|
|12. 05– 1.00||Imagining the Maternal: The Shadow of Death in the Art of Käthe Kollwitz||Dr Dorothy Price, University of Bristol|
|1:50-2.30||Kollwitz and the bodily reception of death||Deanna Petherbridge CBE
Artist, Writer & Curator
|Part 3||Politics & War|
|2:35-3:05||Political Context||Jasper Humphreys, Marjan Centre for the Study of War and the Non-Human Sphere, Kings College London|
|3:10-3:40||From an Artist’s Perspective||Michael Sandle RA, Artist|
|Part 4||The Impact & legacy of Kathe Kollwitz Today|
|4:15-4:45||Panel Discussion: Reflections on the impact and legacy of Kathe Kollwitz||Chair: Prof Anita Taylor, with Frances Carey, Deanna Petherbridge CBE, Michael Sandle RA
Roma Piotrowska tbc
Linzi Stauvers tbc
|4:45-5:15||Plenary Session||Prof Anita Taylor|
|5:15-5:30||Closing Remarks||Peter Riley|
|6:00-8:00pm||Drinks reception Young Gallery to see the current exhibitions: A Portrait of the Artist: Kathe Kollwitz; Witness: Anita Taylor and Members Choice – Permanent Collection|
If you are interested in this event which costs £30* inclusive of a light buffet lunch (Members £25*) Please contact Peter Riley Young Gallery Curator email: firstname.lastname@example.org by Friday 23nd February.
*Members of the Young Gallery receive a discount on events. Membership also provides the following benefits:
- View new acquisitions.
- Talks on artists and exhibitions.
- Artist events.
- Private Views.
- Social Events.
- Reduced Entrance Fees.
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