DETAIL : John Singer SARGENT, The fountain, Villa Torlonia, Frascati, Italy 1907, The Art Institute of Chicago, American Art Collection DETAIL : John Singer SARGENT, Almina, daughter of Asher Wertheimer 1908, Tate, London, presented by the widow and family of Asher Wertheimer in accordance with his wishes in 1922
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The Edwardians Symposium: 12–13 March 2004 Interim Program
 
FRIDAY 12 March 2004
9.30 REGISTRATION
10.00 WELCOME
Dr Brian Kennedy
Director, National Gallery of Australia
10.15

Keynote Address
American Babylon: British and American artists in Paris 1890–1910
Professor Kenneth McConkey
Dean, School of Arts and Social Sciences, Northumbria University, UK

11.00 MORNING TEA
11.30 Federation Landscapes
Ron Radford
Director, Art Gallery of South Australia

Edwardian colonial baroque: The portrait of Sir Frank Athelstane Swettenham by John Singer Sargent
Angus Trumble
Curator of Paintings and Sculpture, Yale Center for British Art, Yale University, USA

12.30 LUNCH BREAK AND EXHIBITION VIEWING
2.00

Art and artifice
Dr Anne Gray
Assistant Director, Australian Art, National Gallery of Australia

Women of Today: female artists in the Edwardian era
Dr Pamela Gerrish Nunn
Senior Lecturer, History of Art, University of Canterbury, NZ

3.00 REFRESHMENTS
3.30 Ramsay and the Sargent, Whistler and Velasquez influence
Patricia Fullerton
Independent scholar and author

tutti Louis
Dr Andrew Montana
Lecturer, Art History, Australian National University

4.30 DRINKS
5.30 CLOSE
SATURDAY 13 March 2004
10.00 INTRODUCTION
Professor Ian Donaldson
Director, Humanities Research Centre, Australian National University

10.05

Keynote Address
presented in association with the Humanities Research Centre, Australian National University
Old masters and Edwardian society portraiture: Gainsborough’s Blue Boy
Christine Riding
Curator, Tate Britain, UK

10.50 MORNING TEA
11.15

The outsider: Charles Conder’s European reputation
Dr Ann Galbally
Associate Professor, School of Art History, University of Melbourne

Collecting Edwardian Art for the NGV
Dr Ted Gott
Senior Curator of International Art, National Gallery of Victoria

Australians abroad
Professor Sasha Grishin
Head, Art History, Australian National University
12.45 CLOSE
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