Faculty of ArtsAustralian Institute of Art History

Colonial Art Exhibitions: Past, Present, Future Symposium

The last decade has witnessed a resurgence of interest in Australian colonial art, with an unprecedented number of important exhibitions being held in our major art galleries (national, state and regional) and libraries. This symposium brings together many of Australia's leading directors, senior librarians, curators, conservators and academics to discuss the past, present and future interpretation of colonial art in this country. Speakers include John McPhee, Julie Gough, Gordon Morrison, Jane Hylton, David Hansen, Ruth Pullin, Richard Neville, John Jones, Lisa Slade, Simon Gregg, Alisa Bunbury, Chris McAuliffe, and many others.

Colonial Art Exhibitions: Past, Present, Future

Date: Friday, 23 November 2012, day session 9.00am - 5.15pm
Venue: Sunderland Theatre, Medicine (Building 181), The University of Melbourne
Date: Friday 23 November 2012, evening session 6.15 - 8.00 pm
Venue: Theatre A, Elisabeth Murdoch (Building 134), The University of Melbourne
Date: Saturday, 24 November 2012, day session 10.00am - 4.15pm
Venue: Theatre A, Elisabeth Murdoch (Building 134), The University of Melbourne

Download the program here


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