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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

Full Programme

Download programme here

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)

Part 1 Welcome
10:30-11:00 Registration Refreshments served
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
1:00-1:45 Lunch
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
3:40-4:10 Refreshments
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
5:30-6:00 Refreshments
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: peter.riley@wiltshire.gov.uk by Friday 23nd February.

Thank you

*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.

If you would like to become a Member of the Young Gallery, and help the gallery to acquire art for the collection, enrich the cultural base of the city and strengthen community identity, please apply here.

Details

Date:
March 2
Time:
10:30 am - 5:30 pm
Cost:
£25 - £30
Event Category:

Organiser

Young Gallery
Phone:
01722 343275
Email:
peter.riley@wiltshire.gov.uk

Venue

Young Gallery
Salisbury Library, Market Place
Salisbury, Wiltshire SP1 1BL
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Phone:
01722 343275
Website:
www.younggallerysalisbury.co.uk