Contemporary Artists & Cultural Heritage.
3 November 2016, 10.30am to 4pm.
Artists working in different media will share their experiences of exploring and responding to historic collections and creating new perspectives on cultural heritage. It is a chance to hear about the visual arts ecology in Exeter from partner organisations, and the Arts Council Collection during its 70th anniversary year.
This conference organised and hosted by the Royal Albert Memorial Museum (RAMM)features presentations from artists and curators, plenary sessions and a chance to view current exhibitions in Exeter Phoenix and RAMM.
Participants include artists Mark Anstee, Professor Sonia Boyce MBE RA, Rod Dickinson and Serena Korda, and curators Matt Burrows (Curator, Exeter Phoenix), Jill Constantine (Head of the Arts Council Collection at Southbank Centre), Camilla Hampshire (Museums Manager and Cultural Lead, RAMM) and Kathy Norris (Project Manager, Spacex). The event will be chaired by Martin Thomas.
BOOKING: There is a fee of £6 to cover the costs of refreshments and lunch. If you have any specific dietary requirements please advise us by email.
Tickets also available from RAMM reception (01392 265858)