Symposium Agenda

Edward Woodman: The Documentation of Contemporary British Art in Transition - 18 January 2019

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9.30am

 

Event registration

Registration will take place at John Hansard Gallery, 142-144 Above Bar Street, Southampton SO14 7DU (map). The exhibition ‘Space, Light and Time: Edward Woodman, A Retrospective’ will be open from 9.30am.

Following registration, the symposium will take place across the plaza at Southampton City Art Gallery, Art Gallery Lecture Theatre, Civic Centre, Commercial Road, Southampton SO14 7LY (map).


10.30am

 

Opening Keynote: Why do curators need documentation?

  • Dr. Jo Melvin, Director of the Estate of Barry Flanagan, and Reader in Fine Art & Archives, Chelsea College of Art, University of the Arts London


11.15am

 

Panel discussion: The image and the artwork

  • Chair: Gilane Tawadros, Chief Executive, DACS

  • Respondents: Imogen Stidworthy, Artist and David Ward, Artist


11.45am

 

Artist’s talk: Why artists need documentation

  • Hugo Glendinning, Photographer and Filmmaker


12.15pm

 

Lunch - included in your event ticket


1pm

 

Screening of the film ‘Edward Woodman’ by David Bickerstaff


1.15pm

 

Keynote: The Image, The Gallery, Artists’ Books

  • Samantha Ismail-Epps, Researcher, Norwich University of the Arts and Lecturer in Art History, University of Suffolk


2pm

 

Break


2.15pm

 

Panel discussion: The value of the archive and the organisation of visibility

  • Chair: Mark Waugh, Art360 Foundation

  • Respondents: Lois Keidan, Director, Live Art Development Agency, Keith Piper, Artist, Erika Tan, Lecturer, Fine Art, Central Saint Martins and Founding Member of the Asia-Art-Activism Research Network


2.45pm

 

In-conversation: Documentation, archives and institutional memory

  • Jo Bushnell, Director, Aspex Gallery

  • Woodrow Kernohan, Director, John Hansard Gallery

  • Guy Moreton, Artist and Associate Professor, School of Art, Design and Fashion, Solent University


3.25pm

 

Closing words

Woodrow Kernohan, Director, John Hansard Gallery, Gilane Tawadros, DACS and Mark Waugh, Art360 Foundation


3.40pm

 

Q&A


4pm

 

Symposium finish


4.30pm - 6.30pm

 

Drinks reception

Please join us for an informal drinks reception at John Hansard Gallery, 142-144 Above Bar Street, Southampton SO14 7DU (map). The exhibition ‘Space, Light and Time: Edward Woodman, A Retrospective’ will be open until 6.30pm.