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 Welshman returns from Italy by Dr Paul Joyner

Posted: 03 July 2014

The Artist Returned from Italy by Maurice Sheppard, watercolour, 1985. National LIbrary of Wales © Maurice Sheppard PPRWS

This year we remember the Welsh artist Richard Wilson (1713/14-1782), who brought a good deal of the Italianate light a flavour to British art of a former age. He was not the only Welshman who found the Italian experience of great  importance to his thinking and feeling for art. Quite recently we[...]