Speaker Schedule Finalised
We our excited to share our finalised speaker schedule for the first Gilded Glasgow Project conference. Please click on the link below to download it. We are now accepting cheque payments, see our previous post for more information, and get buying your tickets!
Please note, the schedule is subject to change.
Schedule: 8th May 2015
09.00 – 09.30 Registration
09.30 – 09.45 Welcome by Ranald MacInnes, Chairman of the morning session
09.45 – 10.30 A Solid Background: 1780 -1865
Prof. John Hume, Honorary Professor at both the Universities of Glasgow and St. Andrews
10.30 -11.00 The Glasgow Architectural Ironfounders – Innovation & Global Reach
Dr. David Mitchell, Director of Conservation for Historic Scotland
11.00 -11.20 Ship Models, Design & Display
Emily Malcolm, Curator of Transport & Technology at Glasgow Museums
11.20 – 11.50 Coffee Break
11.50 – 12.35 Title TBC.
Dr. Robyne Erica Calvert, Mackintosh Research Fellow, Glasgow School of Art
12.35 -13.00 Title TBC.
Dr. Helena Britt, Lecturer, Undergraduate Pathway Coordinator, Subject Leader Printed Textiles, Glasgow School of Art
13.00 -14.00 Lunch & Organ recital (approx.20mins)
14.00 -14.15 Welcome Dr. Peter Burman – Chair of Afternoon session
14.15 – 14.45 Holmwood House
Ian Gow, previous Curator of the National Trust for Scotland.
14.45 – 15.15 Glasgow in the 1860s and the beginning of ‘a better condition of things in Scotland as regards stained glass
Dr. Sally Rush, senior lecturer in History of Art at the University of Glasgow.
15.15 – 15.30 Coffee Break
15.15- 16.00 Gilding the lily: Daniel Cottier and the Aesthetic interior
Max Donnelly, Curator of Nineteenth-Century Furniture at the Victoria and Albert Museum
16.00 – 16.15 Closing remarks by Sir Angus Grossart