Naomi Stewart and Josh Bowker talk to us about ‘Aggression, Transgression and the Avant-Garde’.

Dr Patricia Allmer – a Senior Lecturer, Chancellor’s Fellow and Deputy Director of Research at Edinburgh College of Art (ECA) – has co-curated an exhibition, 4 Saints in 3 Acts – A Snapshot of the American Avant-garde, at The Photographers' Gallery in London that is the first of its kind in the world.

  • Hunter Building, Hunter Lecture Theatre (017)
    74 Lauriston Place
    Edinburgh
    EH3 9DF

Felicity Gee is lecturer in Modernism and World Cinema at the University of Exeter. She is the author of the forthcoming monograph Magic Realism: The Avant-Garde in Exile (Routledge, 2019), and has published on Surrealism and avant-garde film, Japanese film, and affect theory.

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  • Hunter Building, Hunter Lecture Theatre (017)
    74 Lauriston Place
    Edinburgh
    EH3 9DF

Part of the Dada & Surrealism Public Talks Series 2018/19

Professor Frances Fowle was the project leader for a recent exhibition on the French 19th-century artist Charles-François Daubigny.

  • National Gallery of Scotland, Hawthornden Lecture Theatre
    The Mound
    Edinburgh
    EH2 2EL

This one-day Research Forum for German Visual Culture symposium celebrates an exhibition retrospective of one of Germany’s greatest Expressionist artists, namely Emil Nolde.

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Dr Alistair Fair specialises in twentieth-century British architecture, and recently completed a substantial book called Modern Playhouses.

  • Adam House, Adam House Lecture Theatre
    3 Chambers Street
    Edinburgh
    EH1 1HT

Part of the 2019/20 ESALA Research Seminar Series

  • Hunter Building, Hunter Lecture Theatre (017)
    74 Lauriston Place
    Edinburgh
    EH3 9DF

Part of the 2019/20 History of Art Research Seminar Series

Students from History of Art recently paid a visit to the Gallery of Modern Art in Edinburgh for a rare opportunity to visit their extensive archives.