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We are working with Museums, Archives, Collections and Galleries across the UK to host events near you to talk about the most pressing issues in photography. If you would like to host an event - get in touch. Scroll down for upcoming events. 

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Our current programme, thanks to support from Arts Council England includes:

  • Researching and delivering a major conference on the subject of digital legacy 

  • Identifying and acting as an advocate for threatened photographic collections

  • Organising a series of community roadshows and digitisation events 

  • Developing the programme of workshops and study days to encourage networking, learning, research and advocacy 

  • Enhancing the involvement of PCN members 

  • Building links with specialists in other related disciplines

Photographic Collections Network events take place regularly across the UK, including collections and exhibition visits, seminars, workshops and an annual conference. Most events are for members only; when events are open to the general public a non-member price will be listed. 

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February Photographic Collections Network Event - V&A London

V&A London

V&A London

Tuesday, February 11, 2020 - 14:00 to 17:45

V&A London,
Cromwell Rd,

February Photo Collections Event will be at the V&A in London, at this event Marta Weiss Senior Curator of Photographs will share exciting new information on the Phase 2 of the Photography Gallery. This will be followed by a curatorial talk from Susanna Brown, Curator of Photographs, about artists making new work from collections & archives, and how keepers of archives and collections can navigate that journey. Event includes complimentary entry to the /Tim Walker Wonderful Things/ exhibition.

Who should come?
This event is aimed at anyone working with photo collections and archives in museums, libraries and archives, with a focus on curatorial dialogue.

2:00  Arrive, meet in the Digital Studio, Sackler Centre
2:30  Coffee, cake and networking
3:00  Photography Gallery phase 2 update - Marta Weiss
3:30  Tim Walker, Wonderful things - Susanna Brown
4:00 - 5:45  Free visit to Tim Walker Wonderful Things exhibition and Photography Gallery

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