Conferences, Study Days & Academic Courses
Study days and academic courses are programmed throughout the year.
See the What's On calendar for more details.
Women in Scottish Art 1885-1965
Saturday 23 January, 10am-5pm
£18 (£12 for Our Friends and SSAH members).
Hawthornden Lecture Theatre (Scottish National Gallery)
A study day organised by the Scottish Society for Art History on the occasion of the exhibition Modern Scottish Women: Painters and Sculptors 1885-1965 which explores the role of women in Scottish art at that time. The study day will showcase new research on lesser known female artists and their widening opportunities through education, exhibitions, social and professional networks.
Tickets must be booked in advance and are available via Eventbrite (tickets are not available from the National Galleries of Scotland).
|10.30am||Alice Strang: Modern Scottish Women: Curating Women Painters and Sculptors|
|10.55am||Allan Lennie: Amelia and Noel Paton - A Sibling Rivalry|
|11.15am||Joanna Soden: The Edinburgh Atelier, an Opportunity for Women Artists?|
|11.55am||Break for lunch|
|1.15pm||Siân Reynolds: Scottish Women Artists’ Training: the Paris Connection|
|1.35am||Matthew Jarron: “Placed under no disqualification” - Women Artists in She-Town|
|1.55pm||Phyllida Shaw: “An undoubted genius” –|
|3.05pm||Emma Smith & Gordon Brennan: The Gillies Family: an Alternative Success Story|
|3.25pm||Philip Kelleway: The Zinkeisen Sisters and Celebrity Culture|
|3.45pm||Peggy Beardmore: From the Beginning with Frances Walker: An Exploration of Lifelong Practice|
For more information call 01382 384310.