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Cfp: Ways of Seeing conference, Greenwich, July 2015

In(ter)ventions is a bit late to this cfp from the National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London, but the theme is fantastic so we thought we’d mention it anyway.  Deadline for abstracts is 15 May.  From the cfp: Ways of Seeing, 17 July … Continue reading

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Art and Science of Curation

From the Curating Cambridge festival, running from 20 October to 23 November, a new seminar series on the Art and Science of Curation, followed by a conference asking, Does the Museum Just Preserve the Museum? The seminars will run on Wednesdays, … Continue reading

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Strawberry Thief: Game Design and the Museum

On Friday I went to hear game designer Sophia George speak at the Apple store about a new game she designed for the iPad: Strawberry Thief. It is based on the famous pattern of the same name by the nineteenth-century textile … Continue reading

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Makers, MEND*RS and Survivors: three more upcoming object conferences

Since setting up In(ter)ventions and sending out our call for papers, we have heard about three other upcoming workshops with complimentary themes: 1. Making and Mobilising Objects A One-Day Interdisciplinary Postgraduate Conference  Saturday 21st February 2015 University of Warwick Keynote Speakers: Prof. Evelyn … Continue reading

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