Art for All – A Study Day exploring Public Art in Dundee and Scotland

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D'Arcy Thompson Lecture Theatre

Tower Building

University of Dundee

Dundee

DD1 4HN

United Kingdom

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A full day event featuring talks from artists and researchers exploring the pioneering story of public art in Dundee and Scotland

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10.00-11.30am Session One

Introduction

Matthew Jarron (University of Dundee) on the lost public art of Dundee

Andrew Demetrius (University of St Andrews) on David Harding’s work as Town Artist for Glenrothes

Professor Vee Pollock (Newcastle University) on the role of public art in regenerating the Gorbals

11.30-11.50 Break for refreshments

11.50am-1.05pm Session Two

Liz Kemp (artist and curator) on setting up the Blackness Environmental Arts Team and the Blackness Public Art Programme

J Keith Donnelly (artist) on his artworks in Dundee, his role as Town Artist for East Kilbride and his work with South Lanarkshire Council as Public / Visual Arts Officer

David Annand (artist) on his artworks in Dundee and beyond

1.05pm-1.55 Lunch (provided - please let us know if you have any special dietary requirements)

1.55-3.30pm Session Three

John Gray (Dundee City Council public art officer) on four decades of art for the city

David F Wilson (artist) on his artworks in Dundee and beyond

Theresa Lynn (University of Dundee / artist and community educator) on community art projects in Dundee

Matthew Dalziel & Louise Scullion (University of Dundee / artists) on Catalyst and other artworks

3.30-3.50pm Break for refreshments

3.50-5pm Session Four

Suzanne Scott (artist) on her own artworks and helping to organise the Oor Wullie and Penguin sculpture trails

Adam Milroy (artist) on his own artwork and organising the annual Dundee Graffiti Jam

Russell Pepper (Open/Close Dundee) on commissioning street art around Dundee

Liv Laumenech (University of Edinburgh) on new public art projects for the University

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D'Arcy Thompson Lecture Theatre

Tower Building

University of Dundee

Dundee

DD1 4HN

United Kingdom

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