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Sainsbury Wing Theatre

The National Gallery

Trafalgar Square

London

WC2N 5DN

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War and art and architecture

Our annual one-day conference for A level students and teachers will again take place at The National Gallery in London.

Now in its 10th year, this popular annual event is a unique opportunity for those teaching or studying History of Art or Art & Design at A level to come together to discover and discuss art and ideas.

The day includes talks, discussions and workshops on ways of and thinking about art in relation to a specific theme, this year taking war in art and architecture as the central topic of the conference.

Programme

10.30 - 10.50 | Registration

11.00 - 11.10 | Welcome and introductions - Gill Hart, Head of Education, The National Gallery

11.10 - 11.35 | Session 1 - Rosalind McKever, The National Gallery, ‘Futurism Battles History’

11.35 - 12.00 | Session 2 - Penny Wickson, Association for Art History schools group, ‘Not Fluffy: Transnational Impressionism As A Response To War’

12.00 - 12.30 | Session 3 - tbc

12.30 - 14.00 | Lunch and workshops

13.00 - 13.50 | Student workshop: Looking through drawing with Grant Simon Rogers and the ‘Minerva protects Pax from Mars’ ('Peace and War') by Peter Paul Rubens. (max 40 students)

13.00 - 13.50 | Teacher forum| Reading and Writing about Art | An informal lunchtime session for teachers. Lunch will be provided for those attending. (max. 30 teachers)

14.00 - 14.15 | Student Presentations and Screenings - selected presentations from ARTiculation and Spoke

14.20 - 14.45 | Session 4 - Camilla Thomas, Imperial War Museum North, 'IWM North and the work of Wyndham Lewis'

15.10 - 15.35 | Session 5 - Helen Neven from Blenheim Art Foundation will talk about their new commission, SOFTER by Jenny Holzer at Blenheim Palace

15.35 | Thanks and closing remarks


FAQs

What are my transport/parking options for getting to and from the event?

The nearest stations are Charing Cross and Piccadilly Circus and Embankment stations are also nearby. You can find out more about travel and transport options on the National Gallery website.

How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

If you have any questions about the event please contact us by email: admin@aah.org.uk

Can I pay by invoice?

You can pay by invoice but this will attract an administration fee of 10% of the total order value. We are encouraging people to pay online to minimise ticket costs and administration fees. If you wish to pay by invoice please email admin@aah.org.uk

What's the refund policy?

You can get a refund for tickets up to 30 days before the event. We are unable to make refunds after this.


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Sainsbury Wing Theatre

The National Gallery

Trafalgar Square

London

WC2N 5DN

United Kingdom

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Refunds up to 30 days before event

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