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Redefining the Museum for Contemporany Art

Seminário de um dia dirigido a estudantes, investigadores e profissionais nas áreas de arte, história da arte, museologia conservação e curadoria, organizado pela Faculdade de Belas Artes da Universidade do Porto que terá lugar no auditório daquela faculdade no próximo dia 20 de Abril.


In the morning session, Martha Buskirk will look at the museum’s conventions for defining and contextualizing objects and how these conventions operate as both model and paradox for contemporary art practices. This session will continue…

09.20 – 09.30 Reception
10.00 – 10.15 Welcome
10.15 – 11.00 Martha Buskirk: Contemporary Art and Impermanence
11.00 – 11.30 Coffee break
11.30 – 11.45 João Fernandes (Serralves Museum of Contemporary Art)
11.45 – 12.00 Jill Sterrett (San Francisco Museum of Modern Art)
12.00 – 12.15 Pip Laurenson (Tate Modern)
12.15 – 13.00 Panel discussion

Moderator: Lúcia Almeida MatosPART II
The afternoon session will focus on the conservation challenges presented by the art of our time. Three case-studies from the collections at the Faculdade de Belas Artes of UP will illustrate these challenges and underscore the core activities that support conservation. These include, for example, the far-reaching impact of emerging technologies as artists’ media, the contributions of material science research into contemporary art materials, and the importance of dialog with artists in the care of their works.

14.30 – 14.45 Welcome back
14.45 – 15.15 Lydia Beerkens (Limburg Conservation Institute)
15.15 – 15.30 Ana Martins / Sandra Saraiva (UPorto)
15.30 – 15.45 Filipe Duarte (UPorto)
15.45 – 16.00 Andreia Magalhães (UPorto)
16.00 – 16.30 Debate

Moderator: Lúcia Almeida Matos

Para mais informações consultar http://museu.rmca.fba.up.pt/