Monday, 27 September 2021
Honours in Curatorship 2022 applications now open

The programme offers courses in the theory and practice of curatorship, developing in students a sophisticated awareness of the practicalities, politics and poetics of working with collections of many kinds. Students are encouraged to bring the disciplinary insights of their undergraduate major (whether this be in the visual arts, the humanities or the sciences) to the curating of both material and virtual collections, and are offered opportunities to work on exhibitions in public spaces and in the digital realm. 

Publication Date:
Tue, 10 Aug 2021 - 15:00
Spirals: Colour, Camera, Colonialism on Friday, 30th of July

The Centre for Curating the Archive would like to invite you to another session of the Spirals virtual seminar series. The theme is Colour, Camera, Colonialism.

Publication Date:
Fri, 23 Jul 2021 - 14:15
On the colonial history of colour

It all started as a conversation with a friend, Nina Paim, the editor of Futuress magazine. She suggested that Dr Luiza Prado Martins, the speaker for our Spirals session, Colour Unearthed, draw on the research she had conducted on the history of plants and colonialism to formulate a series of essays on the colonial history of colour.

Publication Date:
Mon, 12 Jul 2021 - 16:15
Professor Pippa Skotnes retires

The 30th of April 2021 marked the last formal day of employment for Professor Pippa Skotnes, our director at the Centre for Curating the Archive. Since being an undergrad in the mid-1970s, Pippa has offered an astonishing 46 years of dedication to the school and university, influencing the lives of its staff, students, and researchers in myriad ways.

Publication Date:
Tue, 06 Jul 2021 - 16:45