- 25 to 26 January 2018
An international conference at Tate Britain and the Paul Mellon Centre for British Art
Organised in conjunction with the current show at Tate Britain, Impressionists in London: French Artists in Exile (1870–1904), this two-day conference Crossing the Channel: French Refugee Artists in London (1870–1904) aims to uncover and stimulate new research on Anglo-French networks between the Franco-Prussian war and the Entente Cordiale in 1904, as well as the influence of French teaching methods on British education.
The conference starts with a keynote lecture by MaryAnne Stevens on 25th January at Tate Britain and follows with a full day's conference at the Paul Mellon Centre on 26 January
Thursday 25 January 2018
18.30-20.00: Keynote at Tate Britain (Clore Auditorium): MaryAnne Stevens
20.00-20.45: Drinks Reception
Friday 26 January 2018
Paul Mellon Centre
09.30-10.00: Registration at the Paul Mellon Centre
Convened by Tate, the Paul Mellon Centre for British Art, and the Institut français du Royaume-Uni.