60 Years of Curating

Institute of Contemporary Art (ICA), London, October 29, 2008
Institutional critique: can the institution ever criticise?
Chair: Victoria Preston
Speakers: Roger Malbert, senior curator, Hayward Touring Exhibitions; artist Carey Young; Dave Beech, artist and member of the Freee collective; Simon Sheikh, critic and curator, Berlin; Peter Osborne, director of the Centre for Research in Modern European Philosophy, Middlesex University, and an editor of the journal Radical Philosophy.

Crossing the Boundaries

A Conference on Interdisciplinarity and Research organized by the Faculty of Lifelong Learning, Birkbeck, University of London and Consortium Projects, May 31, 2008.
Chair: Marko Daniel, Curator of Public Programmes, Tate Modern
Paper: Victoria Preston
Interdisciplinary approaches to institutional critique: In search of critical disciplines

Location: the Museum, the Academy and the Studio

34th Association of Art Historians Annual Conference
Tate, London, 2-4 April 2008
Academic session: Museums, the Academy and the Studio
Martin Myrone, Curator, Tate Britain
Paper: Victoria Preston
Kunsthallen and Art Historical Discourse

Art and Power

8th Student Summer Symposium of the Association of Art Historians, 5-7 July 2007
School of Art History, University of St Andrews
Paper: Victoria Preston
Shifts in Power from Artist to Curator: from Institutional Critique to New Institutionalism


33rd Association of Art Historians Annual Conference
University of Ulster, Belfast, 12-14 April 2007
Academic session: Museums and the Construction of Art Histories

 Chris Whitehead, Newcastle University of Newcastle upon Tyne 

and Bernadette Buckley, Goldsmiths College, University of London
Paper: Victoria Preston
Deconstructing Art History, Constructing Visual Culture

Academic Papers & Conferences