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Symposium: Picasso Picabia Ernst

Friday, November 25, 2016 - 09:00 to 18:00 | Tate Britain, London
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Picasso Picabia Ernst

Details included in the programme banner are taken from these Tate Collection works:
[Left] The Three Dancers, Pablo Picasso, 1925 (T00729), © Succession Picasso/DACS 2016
[Centre] The Handsome Pork-Butcher, Francis Picabia, c.1924-6, c.1929-35 (T07108), © ADAGP, Paris and DACS, London 2016
[Right] Celebes, Max Ernst, 1921 (T01988), © ADAGP, Paris and DACS, London 2016
All photography: © Tate 2016

A one-day symposium organised by Tate and The Clothworkers’ Foundation to mark the end of the Clothworkers’ Fellowship 2014-16 at Tate Clore Auditorium, Tate Britain, Millbank, London
25 November 2016

The Picasso Picabia Ernst Symposium brings together conservators, conservation scientists, curators, art historians, professionals, and students to discuss the work of these three key artists from the early-twentieth century. Full price tickets also include postprints, to be published after the symposium by Archetype Publications Ltd.

Gwendolyn Boeve-Jones, Conservator, Redivivus, The Hague
Aviva Burnstock, Head of Conservation & Technology, Courtauld Institute of Art, London
Michael Duffy, Paintings Conservator, The Museum of Modern Art, New York
Luciano Pensabene Buemi, Conservator, Peggy Guggenheim Collection, Venice
Nancy Ireson, Curator, Tate Modern, London
Annette King, Clothworkers’ Fellow 2014-2016, Paintings Conservator, Tate, London
Maria Kokkori, Conservation Scientist, The Art Institute of Chicago
Talia Kwartler, Curatorial Assistant, The Museum of Modern Art, New York
Marilyn McCully, Independent Picasso Scholar, London
Joyce Townsend, Senior Conservation Scientist, Tate, London
Cynthia Schwarz, Associate Conservator of Paintings, Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven

Ticket price of £78.00 (£48.00 concessions) to include lunch and refreshments.

Tickets can be bought on the Tate website:


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