Monday, 23 April 2018
Some of the class in Kassel, taken by Rosca Warries
Honours Class Talk about Documenta 14

The CCA Honours in Curatorship class of 2017 went on an international field trip, funded by the Andrew Mellon Foundation, to Kassel, Germany, to visit Documenta 14.

Publication Date:
Tuesday, October 10, 2017 - 10:30
Preserving Objects Through Greeting Cards

Museums are in the business of collecting and preserving objects from the past and using these in research, exhibitions and education to help us understand our place in the world and the universe. Each year, the University of Cape Town Honours in Curatorship students who are doing the Working with Museum Collections module undertake an object study where they research and annotate an object from the Iziko collections.

Publication Date:
Monday, September 11, 2017 - 14:00
Why preserve, conserve and restore? An interview with Phillippa Duncan

With a BFA majoring in Printmaking, paper has always been the first language of the specialist and consultant Phillippa Duncan, for whom passion includes South African art of the 20th century, works on paper and prints. After spending a number of years working in the Fine Art auction world, Duncan started as an independent consultant.

Publication Date:
Wednesday, September 6, 2017 - 14:00
Some thoughts on an alternative arts education

Houghton Kinsman follows up on Thuli and Asher Gamedze’s article Calling for Better Curated Spaces for Knowledge Production.

Publication Date:
Friday, August 4, 2017 - 14:15