2018 World Art Research Seminars (WARS) 2018 World Art Research Seminars (WARS)

The World Art Research Seminar takes place on Wednesdays from 5:00 - 7:00 pm in the Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts Lecture Theatre (01.10).

All are welcome! And are drinks provided!

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3 OCTOBER // Lisa Newby (UEA)
Eduardo Paolozzi and ‘Ethnographic Surrealism’ in Postwar London

10 OCTOBER // Andrew Finegold (SRU / U Illinois at Chicago)
Vital Voids: Cavities and Holes in Mesoamerican Material Culture

17 OCTOBER // Joanne Clarke (UEA) and Nick Brooks (UEA)
Rock Art of Western Sahara
*From 4pm: Book Launch for The Archaeology of Western Sahara

24 OCTOBER // Iuliana-Elena Gavril, (NUA)
Architectural Criticism in Byzantium: Misplaced Concept and Endeavour?

31 OCTOBER // Caroline van Eck (Cambridge)
Piranesi’s Colossal Candelabra: Trophies, Totems, and other Ritual Objects

14 NOVEMBER // Cadence Kinsey (York)
Fluid Dynamics

21 NOVEMBER // Frederik Byrn Køhlert (UEA)
Staring at Comics: Disability and Visuality in Al Davison’s The Spiral Cage

28 NOVEMBER // Amy Tobin (Kettle’s Yard)
Inner City Environment: Candace Hill in New York

5 DECEMBER // Alison Wright (UCL)
THE ANNUAL UEA MARTINDALE LECTURE

12 DECEMBER // Chris Wingfield (SRU)
#ArtMustFall: Iconoclasm in a Time of Decolonisation


Download the Autumn 2018 WARS series poster.

You can also see a list of previous WARS lectures from 2016 to Spring 2018.

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