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LAND2 Symposia

LAND2 Symposium- Landscapes: Contemporary and Contested.

LAND2 Symposium at UEA-

Friday 20th May 2022:

Room 0.07, Elizabeth Fry Building, University of East Anglia.

A LAND2 Symposium for members and associates is being hosted by Dr. Rebecca Thomas and Professor Steve Baker.

This event will showcase members' and associates' recent publications including academic works, artist books and catalogues. There is also an opportunity for members to give a pecha kucha presentation about their work in relation to the notion of landscapes: contemporary and contested.

In the Open

This two-venue exhibition brings together works by those who practice collaboratively and variously as artists, poets, performers, curators and academics. All work has been made by at least two collaborators across disciplines to explore, through research and practice, ideas around landscape, place, ecology and environment.

Cross, Multi, Inter, Trans - advance notice and invitation

Biannual Conference of the Association for the Study of Literature and the Environment (UK and Ireland)

Translations: the LAND2 network intra / trans / inter-disciplinary symposia

A series of events organised by the network, with the support of the Place/Location/Contact Research Centre,
Bristol School of Art, Media and Design, University of the West of England, Bristol, England.

Evacuations & Estuaries: The Nature of Landscape

A day of talks by artists and academics whose practice and research concentrates around subjects relating to landscape and place. Part of a two-year project which focuses on the duality of actuality and metaphor arising from the title, Excavations & Estuaries.

Close to Home : Artists Reconsider the Local

An exhibition and symposium to celebrate ten years of the network Land2. A collaboration between Land2, East Street Arts and the School of Design, University of Leeds.

The Role of Collections and Archives in Art Practice

The Role of Collections and Archives in Art Practice seminar was organised by Land2 member Deborah Gardner to coincide with her exhibition Re-Collect: Sculptural Responses to Place showing at Huddersfield Art Gallery until the 27th August 2011.

Common Ground

The Common Ground one-day symposium, organized for LAND2 by Shelley James, took place in the Faculty of Creative Arts, UWE, Bristol and followed the tradition of our on-going inter-disciplinary concerns by bringing together scientists and artists around a common theme.

Spectral Traces

Spectral Traces, our most recent LAND2 symposium was held in the Stanley and Audrey Burton Gallery University of Leeds on Saturday 13th February 2010.