Category Archives: Conference

The Centre for Media and Celebrity Studies, UWA – Bridging Gaps: National Identity in Persona, Branding, and Activism

The Centre for Media and Celebrity Studies is proud to announce Associate Professor Sean Redmond as the keynote speaker for our 6th international conference “Bridging Gaps: National Identity in Persona, Branding, and Activism“ in Perth, Australia this December. Guest registration and program for the conference are now available at http://cmc-centre.com/conferences/2017perth/. Details of the conference are below. Bridging Gaps: National Identity in Persona, Branding, and Activism University of Western Australia Perth, Western Australia December 8-10, 2017With the rise of Web 2.0,  people brand themselves through social media as a singular person. The  online visibility of their brand often takes precedence  over social contributions. Their online presentation, […]

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Association RIdIM: Conference, Canterbury, UK, 9-12 July, 2018 – Music and image in cultural, social and political discourse

Association RIdIM: Conference, Canterbury, UK, 9-12 July, 2018 Music and image in cultural, social and political discourse   One of the most distinctive features of any cultural, social and/or political movement is its soundtrack—to the point where the music and its associated iconography may outlive the message for later generations. With or without words, the music and images accompanying social and cultural change are often their most powerful bequests to contemporary culture.   The annual conference of Association RIdIM welcomes proposals for papers which make a contribution to our ongoing discussion of music and image in cultural, social and political […]

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ART AND ITS DIRECTIONS: CONFERENCE PROGRAM

GENERAL INFORMATION | KEYNOTE SPEAKERS | SPECIAL EVENT | CALL FOR SESSIONS CALL FOR PAPERS | REGISTRATION & ACCOMODATION | POSTGRADUATE DAY | POSTGRADUATE BURSARIES | CONFERENCE PROGRAM ART AND ITS DIRECTIONS CONFERENCE PROGRAM The Conference Committee look forward to presenting an engaging program of events at the University of Western Australia from Wednesday 6 to Friday 8 December. […]

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Queer Curating, Queer Art, Queer Archives – UTS, 18 October 2017

Queer Curating, Queer Art, Queer Archives   International Invited Symposium, University of Technology Sydney, 18 October 2017 1-5.30pm. Faculty of Design, Bldg 6 (Peter Johnson), Level 6, Room 038. CB06.06.038 [adjacent ABC in Harris St Ultimo]   The inclusive and sometimes controversial word ‘queer’ is both noun and adjective that describes, in theorist of the classical world and sexuality David Halperin’s words, a horizon to think through both past and present. It often describes a state of becoming rather than something fully resolved, a concept that derives from proto-queer theorists including Michel Foucault and the later work of Judith Butler. […]

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ART AND ITS DIRECTIONS: SPECIAL EVENT

GENERAL INFORMATION | KEYNOTE SPEAKERS | SPECIAL EVENT | CALL FOR SESSIONS CALL FOR PAPERS | REGISTRATION & ACCOMODATION | POSTGRADUATE DAY | POSTGRADUATE BURSARIES | CONFERENCE PROGRAM SPECIAL VIEWING OF THE KERRY STOKES COLLECTION Thursday 7 December 5.30 – 7.30pm Guests arrive 5.30pm Welcome drinks followed by collection viewing from 6.00pm The Kerry Stokes Collection is one of […]

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AAANZ Conference 2017 ‘Art and Its Directions’ – Special Event

SPECIAL VIEWING OF THE KERRY STOKES COLLECTION Thursday 7 December 5.30 – 7.30pm Guests arrive 5.30pm Welcome drinks followed by collection viewing from 6.00pm The Kerry Stokes Collection is one of Australia’s largest, most diverse and prestigious private collections. It comprises Australian paintings from the colonial period through to contemporary Australian and Indigenous works. The collection also includes works by major international artists such as Jean Dubuffet, Henry Matisse, Claude Monet and René Magritte. Its diversity is reflected in a lively and eclectic mix of acquisitions comprising of maps, rare books, manuscripts, documents, illuminated manuscripts including incunabula and early printed books, […]

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Conference 2017: Art and Its Directions – Keynote Speakers

The conference committee is pleased to announce the keynote speakers for this years conference: Professor Anne Dunlop holds the Herald Chair in Fine Arts at the University of Melbourne. She has also taught at Yale University and at Tulane University. She works on Italian and European art in the later Middle Ages and early modern period, and for several years now has been researching and writing on the links between Italy and Eurasia in the Mongol period. She has been a Visiting Professor at Zhejiang University, at Peking University, and at Harvard’s Villa I Tatti Center for Italian Renaissance Studies, […]

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Art and Its Directions | Registration

GENERAL INFORMATION | KEYNOTE SPEAKERS | SPECIAL EVENT | CALL FOR SESSIONS CALL FOR PAPERS | REGISTRATION & ACCOMODATION | POSTGRADUATE DAY | POSTGRADUATE BURSARIES | CONFERENCE PROGRAM Conference Dates: 6 – 8 December 2017 Venue: The University of Western Australia, Perth Contact: Conference Administrator – conf@aaanz.info REGISTRATION WILL OPEN ON 9 AUGUST EARLY BIRD  9 Aug to 22 […]

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2017 Conference Call for Sessions – DEADLINE EXTENDED

This year’s AAANZ Conference, ‘Art and its Directions’, is to be held at the University of Western Australia from the 6-8th of December.   The conference organisers wish to announce an extension of the deadline for the Call for Sessions.   The new deadline is the C.O.B. May 29, ie. next Monday.   Please visit the conference website for all the relevant details.   http://aaanz.info/aaanz-home/conferences/2017-conference/art-and-its-directions-call-for-sessions/

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