Joint Subject Specialist Networks seminar, 12-13 March 2015

Posted: 2015

Joint Subject Specialist Networks seminar, Thursday 12 to Friday 13 March 2015

Call for Papers (deadline 5 September 2014)   Joint Subject Specialist Networks seminar, 12—13 March 2015 Venues: Tate Britain, The National Gallery, National Portrait Gallery   This joint event will explore core challenges in museum practice today – the role of cataloguing, research partnerships, and disseminating research findings.   This two-day seminar represents a collaboration[...]



A selection of portrait collections in Bath – a study visit Visit by Alison Cooper

Posted: 30 July 2014

Attendees visit Bath’s Guildhall with portraits of George III and Queen Charlotte by the studio of Reynolds

The Understanding British Portraits study day in Bath offered the chance to visit four fascinating collections across the city. With 18th century portraiture being particularly represented in Plymouth’s collections by artists including Sir Joshua Reynolds, James Northcote and John Opie, Bath seemed like it could be the perfect Georgian inspiration to start[...]