Irish Modernisms and Global Contexts

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Type: 
Conference
Date: 
August 4, 2021 to September 1, 2021
Subject Fields: 
Architecture and Architectural History, Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Modern European History / Studies, World History / Studies

Irish Modernisms: Global Contexts
British Art Network Seminar Series from CCA Derry~Londonderry
Continues through September 1 2021, via Zoom

The British Art Network and CCA Derry~Londonderry invite you to join artists, architects, curators and researchers for a series of conversation-based sessions exploring modernism in NI and global contexts. The Irish Modernisms exhibition and seminar series have been curated by Catherine Hemelryk (CCA Derry~Londonderry) and Matthew Retallick (Manchester School of Art). Join us for sessions 3–5 where the programme's geographical reach will expand to explore Modernisms in global contexts. 

Session 3 | Latin American Modernisms
Wednesday 4 August 2021, 13:00–14:30
Speakers: Dr Harper Montgomery, Assistant Professor of Modern and Contemporary Latin American Art, Hunter College, City University of New York and Jorge González, Puerto Rico based artist

Session 4 | Post Soviet Baltic Modernisms
Wednesday 18 August 2021, 13:00–14:30
Speakers: Andres Kurg and Mari Laanemets, Senior Researchers, Institute of Art History, Estonian Academy of Arts, Tallinn

Session 5 | East African Modernisms
Wednesday 1 September 2021, 13:00–14:30
Speakers: Prof. Edward Denison, Professor of Architecture and the Other, Bartlett School of Architecture, UCL and Dawit L. Petros, Eritrea-born visual artist, based in Chicago and Montreal.

All events will take place via Zoom Pro and will be live captioned automatically. 
To register for free, visit Eventbrite here

Contact Info: 

Jessica Juckes
Coordinator, British Art Network
National Partnerships
Tate Gallery