Watch Wednesdays: Place

‘Watch Wednesdays’, the VCRG’s film screening and discussion group resumes with a special documentary series exploring ‘Place’. In this round we will be discussing how three films challenge traditional documentary form and blur the lines between fact, fiction, fantasy and dreams. We will be watching the films in clips and discussing themes such as; Identity, landscape, mythology, dreams, memory, nostalgia and place. ‘Watch …

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In Conversation with Frances Morris, Director of Tate Modern: Sue Tate

On Thursday 14th March 2019 at Royal Albert Memorial Museum and Art Gallery (RAMM) in Exeter, Dr Sue Tate will be in conversation with Director of Tate Modern, Francis Morris. Frances Morris has had a major impact on curatorial practice at Tate Modern, bringing a global perspective to and embedding women in the narrative of Modern and contemporary art. …

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Bodies, Discourses and Representations – An Interdisciplinary Postgraduate Colloquium

On the 24th January 2019, the Visual Culture Research Group hosted a Postgraduate Colloquium at Arnolfini on the theme ‘Bodies, Discourses and Representations’. The Colloquium was organised by Dr Michela Prevedello (Programme Support Assistant for postgraduate students and member of the VCRG). MA and PhD UWE students across Art & Design and Film & Journalism …

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