Open call for Jewellers and Metalsmiths Group of Australia Conference 2020

Larah Nott, Sake Set No 1, fabricated and laser welded titanium, 2014. Photo by Simon Cottrell.
Tuesday 28 January 2020


Closes 7 February 2020


VALUE CHAINS: The value and impact of craft

Jewellers and Metalsmiths Group of Australia (JMGA) Conference 2020

11 - 13 September 2020 

Hosted by the ANU School of Art & Design, Canberra


The JMGA Conference Committee invite expressions of interest to chair sessions of the conference that address one or more of the following themes:
Cultural value
Economic value
Aesthetic value/s
Political/social value
Devaluation, revalue, undervalued, new values
Speculative value

All formats are invited including but not limited to opinion, critique, discussion, report, performance and video. The duration of sessions is also flexible from 20 minutes to 60 minutes. You may draft a provocation and call for abstracts in response to your provocation. Those could be presented as a series of short format talks within the conference and you may consider assembling the resources to publish those after proceedings. Alternatively, you might facilitate a panel discussion or deliver a short lecture or artist talk.

More information and apply online via the JMGA Conference 2020 website. 

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