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Conference Programme

 

Wednesday, 21 July

 

14:00  Conference Opening and Welcome

Jane Bramwell, Chair of ARLIS/UK & Ireland 2019-2021

14:15  Keynote

Griselda Pollock, Professor Emerita of Social and Critical Histories of Art and Director of the CentreCATH, University of Leeds

15:15  

Library Interventions: Reading Gendered Words and After That...Three Years of Critical Engagement with the Collection

Nick Norton, PhD candidate, Manchester Metropolitan University, freelance writer

15:45  BREAK

16:00 

New Approaches to Collecting and Curating Visual Culture in the British Library’s Arabic Collections

Daniel Lowe, Curator of Arabic Collections, The British Library

16:10 

Time of Transformation: Research, Resources and Access

Sezin Romi, Senior Librarian and Archivist, SALT, Turkey

16:45 

Supporting Users with Diverse Abilities

Panel discussion

17:30 

Art UK

Andrew Ellis, CEO, Art UK

18:00

Online Drinks Reception

ARLIS/UK & Ireland Membership Award

Meet the Sponsors

 
 
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Thursday, 22 July

 

09:15 Welcome to Day 2

09:30 Keynote

Hudda Khaireh and Aurella Yussuf, Founders, Thick/er Black Lines critical art history collective

10:30  BREAK

10:45 

Asia Art Archive

Elaine Lin, Asia Art Archive

11:10 

This is a Zine. This is Another. Now Form a Blog

Blanca Garcia Paja, Library Assistant, University of the Arts London

Holly Callaghan, Academic Support Librarian, University of the Arts London

11:30

In Response

Laura Knight, Course Leader, Chelsea College of Art and Design

Adam Ramejkis, Intercultural Communication Trainer, University of the Arts London

12:00 

New Responses to Anti-Racism in Art Libraries and Collections

Panel discussion

13:15 BREAK

14:00

HEA and CILIP Fellowship

15:15 

Professional Writing for Publication: Why? Where? How?

Writing workshop with the Editors of Art Libraries Journal

16:00 BREAK

16:15 

Updating the Classification Scheme at Sotheby’s Institute of Art: Embodying an Equitable Global Vision that Works for all of our Students
James Blake, Assistant Librarian, Sotheby's Institute of Art

16:45 

Cartonera Books: the Phoenix Phenomenon

Annalisa Ricciardi, Cataloguer of American Collections, The British Library

17:15 

Representational Belonging in Trade Periodicals: A Comparison between Architectural Record and Architectural Review

Emilee Mathews, Head, Ricker Library of Architecture and Art, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Illinois

17:35 Close of Day 2

 
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Friday, 23 July

 

09:15 Welcome to Day 3

09:30 Keynote

Ferren Gipson, London-based art historian, writer and presenter

10:30 BREAK

10:40 

Pandemic Pedagogy Revisited: An Interdisciplinary Look at Library Teaching Post-COVID-19

Coco Nijhoff, Senior Teaching Fellow, Library Services, Imperial College London
Rowan Williamson, Associate Director, Library Services and Support, University of the Arts London

11:10

British Library Artists' Lives project

Cathy Courtney, Project Director, Artists’ Lives

 

11:40 

Copyright for art, design and architecture libraries, archives and collections

12:55 LUNCH

13:45

PhD options for art librarians

14:45

Librarians are Designers (Whether they Like it or Not)

Hollie Woodward, Senior Information Advisor, University of Plymouth

15:15

Does an Art and Design Librarian Need to be an Artist or Designer?

Suzie Williams, Academic Liaison Librarian, University of Sunderland

15:45

Positively Promoting Library Collections using Wakelet

Sarah Shenton, Subject Librarian, School of Art, Manchester Metropolitan University

15:55 BREAK

16:10 

The State of Art  and Design School Libraries in North America: A Report on Findings with a Focus on DEI and Post-Pandemic Issues

Margot McIlwain Nishimura, Dean of Libraries, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, Rhode Island
Abi Sweeney, Librarian, Massachusetts College of Art and Design, Boston, Massachusetts

16:30 

Future of (Art) Libraries

Panel discussion

17:30 Closing Address

Jeremy Jenkins, Chair of ARLIS/UK & Ireland  2021-2023