The symposium was designed to bring together artists exhibiting in the Tate Britain exhibition to see whether we might be able to develop some collaborative discussions around making and the development of ideas. The day was structured in such a way that the speakers Claudette Johnson, Ingrid Pollard, Sutapa Biswas, Ella Mills (for Maud Sulter) […]

Lecture for Terra Foundation May 2013 Art Across the Black Diaspora: Visualizing Slavery in America An International Symposium, University of Oxford. Wednesday 29 – Thursday 30 May 2013 An International Symposium funded by the Terra Foundation for American Art and co-organized by the Rothermere American Art Institute, the Oxford Research centre in the Humanities, and […]

Old Mistresses Date and Time Saturday 8 June 10.30am -5pm Sainsbury Wing Theatre Margareta Gynning, Lubaina Himid, Frances Morris, Ella Mills, Minna Moore Ede, Ruth Noack, Ingrid Pollard, Griselda Pollock, Nina Power and Joanne Rhymer What is the position for women today in art history? Has gender inequality been banished from museums along with racism, […]

Gallery II invites you to join us for an informal talk to discuss museum/gallery collections and their relationship with history, memory and hidden experiences. This event is free and open to all; we very much hope you can come and join the conversation… – What are the complexities of collecting beyond buying artworks and artefacts? […]

The 10th Gwangju Biennale – Burning Down The House The biennale is on from the 5th September to the to 9th of November. To see more information about the many artists and curators involved: go to

Lubaina Himid will be in discussion in Leeds on the 1st December in conversation with Sandra Whyles and others – – here’s the link.  If you are free it would be good to see you. Tell your friends if you think they might enjoy it . Hope to see you there. All Best – Lubaina

FRAMER FRAMED announces Embodied Spaces at the Tolhuistuin, Amsterdam. Curated by Christine Eyene, this exhibition features works by Delaine Le Bas in collaboration with Tara Darby (United Kingdom), Jeannette Ehlers (Trinidad/Denmark), Cecilia Ferreira (South Africa), Lisa Hilli (Papua New Guinea/Australia), Evan Ifekoya (Nigeria/United Kingdom), Hélène Jayet (Mali/France), Patricia Kaersenhout (Netherlands), Euridice Kala (Mozambique/South Africa), Shigeyuki Kihara (Samoa/New Zealand), […]

This conference, organised by scholars from the University of Central Lancashire and the University of Liverpool, takes the centenary of US occupation in Haiti as an occasion to explore the country’s history, politics and culture since its Declaration of Independence in 1804. Taking the Haitian Revolution as a key reference point, the conference seeks to […]