Events Archive September 2022-August 2023

Spring 2023

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Photography, Archives and Ecologies in Anthropocenes

1:30pm, 10 Mar 2023 | Free, booking essential

Join Bergit Arends and others for this workshop considering the uses of historic archives of environments, particularly when coloniality and imperialism are embodied in collections of the natural world. ...

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Leonor Fini’s Witches

5:30pm, 7 Mar 2023 | Free, booking essential

Join Dr Anna Watz for a lecture on the motif of the witch across surrealist artist Leonor Fini’s (1907–1996) oeuvre. ...

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Images of class. Capturing a Protean Subject.

5:30pm, 24 Feb 2023 | Free, booking essential

Author, Jacopo Galimberti, along with Malcolm Bull and Marina Vishmidt, will discuss Galimberti's new book 'Images of Class. Operaismo, Autonomia and the Visual Arts (1962-1988)'...

After Hours

7:00pm, 15 Feb 2023 | £0.00 - £14.00

To celebrate our latest exhibition of new and recent works by Peter Doig – including paintings and works on paper created since the artist’s move from Trinidad to London in 2021 – this After Hours event will grant attendees the opportunity to make, h...

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The museum environment in an era of sustainability

7:00pm, 30 Jan 2023 | Free, booking essential

Dr David Saunders, a leading conservation scientist with extensive experience working in large museums in the UK, will speak about the era of sustainability and its impact on the museum environment. ...

Autumn Semester 2022

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Fuseli’s mutable bodies

6:00pm, 6 Dec 2022 | Free, booking essential

In the final lecture in the Frank Davis Memorial Lecture series, Martin Myrone considers Fuseli's portrayal of the body and considers the mutability of these portrayals. ...

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Textures of a New Eden

5:30pm, 5 Dec 2022 | Free, booking essential

Join Linda Freedman for this online talk about New Eden, mythology and redemption in nineteenth century America, and the reflection of these themes in art and literature. ...

Henry Fuseli, Woman in a Sculpture Gallery​ (1798)


Open Courtauld Hour: The Modern Woman and Fuseli

5:30pm, 1 Dec 2022 | Free, booking essential

This special Open Courtauld Hour brings our exhibition, Fuseli and the Modern Woman: Fashion, Fantasy, Fetishism, to an online audience. The event, through the fragmentary information we have about sex work and sex workers at this time, will aim to i...

Henry Fuseli, Two courtesans in a theatre box, with fantastic hairstyles

Open Courtauld, Public Programmes, Research, The Courtauld Gallery

After Hours

7:00pm, 26 Oct 2022 | £0.00 - £13.00

Join The Courtauld for an evening of culture after dark at our latest ‘After Hours’ event! Connecting Fuseli and the Modern Woman: Fashion, Fantasy, Fetishism and The Courtauld’s rich history of textiles and fashion, this After Hours event will trans...

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Gallery Talks, Open Courtauld, Public Programmes, Research, The Courtauld Gallery

The Big Draw 2022

11:00am, 22 Oct 2022

This year, The Big Draw Festival #ComeBackToColour is a love letter to each other and the world around us. The theme encapsulates what we all hope will be a rediscovery of the vitality, health, care and vibrancy in everyone's lives after what has bee...

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Morgan Stanley Lates at Somerset House with The Courtauld

6:00pm, 19 Oct 2022 | Free for under 25s, booking required

The third Morgan Stanley Lates at Somerset House with The Courtauld event will take place on Weds 19 Oct, offering visitors the chance to see our latest temporary exhibitions, enjoy pop-up talks, and a range of other activities. ...

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Centre for American Art, Research

Howardena Pindell: New Perspectives

10:00am, 30 Sep 2022 | Free, booking essential

Join for a one day symposium at Kettle’s Yard. This day-long series of talks will explore the work of Howardena Pindell and her current exhibition A New Language. Speakers at the symposium will include Joan Kee, Helena Vilalta, Sarah Cowan, Naomi Bec...

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Partner Exhibition, Research

Bloomsbury Collective: The Omega Workshops

6:00pm, 22 Sep 2022 | Free, booking essential

Join Anna Liesching, curator of Bloomsbury: A Collective from Ulster Museum with guests to explore the story and legacy of this important moment in art and design history....

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Centre for American Art, Research

Carolee Schneemann: Body Politics

9:45am, 9 Sep 2022 | Free, booking essential

Exploring her interdisciplinary approach, her engagement with and assessment of urgent political questions, her relationship to feminism, and her connections with wider artistic communities, this day-long symposium will consider Schneemann’s work and...