'Reassessing Burne-Jones' - International Conference February 2019

In affiliation with Tate Britain’s new exhibition Edward Burne-Jones (24 October 2018 – 24 February 2019), the international conference ‘Reassessing Burne-Jones’ will be held at the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford, on 21-22 February 2019. The conference is convened by PhD students Katherine Hinzman (University of York), Robert Wilkes (Oxford-Brookes University), Alexandra Gushurst-Moore (University of York), and Madalina Potter (University of York), with assistance from Dr Marjorie Coughlan (YAHCs, University of York).

Confirmed keynote speakers are Dr Stacey Sell (National Gallery, Washington D.C.) and Dr Fiona Mann (Oxford-Brookes University). For further details about the conference, see the conference website.  Programme and booking details will be available soon.

The conference is supported by the British Association for Victorian Studies (BAVS), the Department of History of Art at the University of York, and York Art History Collaborations (YAHCs).

Banner image: Sir Edward Coley Burne-Jones, The Adoration of the Magi c. 1888; tapestry, wool and silk on cotton warp. Photo: Jean-Pierre Dalbéra, ‘L’Adoration des Mages d’E. Burne-Jones (Fondation Louis Vuitton, Paris)’, taken at the Hermitage Museum, Russia; reproduced under Creative Commons Attribution 2.0 Generic (CC BY 2.0)https://flic.kr/p/QseN8g