‘The Art School Dance’ Symposium at Tate Liverpool

Tate Liverpool – Symposium

The Art School Dance: Art into Pop, Pop into Art

A symposium on cross-overs between art and music including an exploration of the links between art school education, the growth of post-1950s British pop music and the importance of art to pop and pop to art. The Art School Dance includes special keynote presentations by Michael Bracewell – writer, cultural commentator, a member of the Turner Prize 2007 jury and author of ‘Re-make/Re-model: Art, Pop, Fashion and the making of Roxy Music, 1953 – 1972’; and the artist Jamie Reid – Art Director for the Sex Pistols, Afro Celt Sound System, numerous other bands and political causes. Devised by Prof. Colin Fallows, Liverpool John Moores University.

In collaboration with Prof. Colin Fallows and Liverpool John Moores University
Day 1 Friday 21 September

Venue Foyer, Tate Liverpool, Albert Dock

18:00 Launch Reception and Symposium Registration
Open to all Symposium delegates

Welcome to Tate Liverpool

Dr. Christoph Grunenberg
Director of Tate Liverpool

Welcome to The Art School Dance: Art into Pop, Pop into Art
Colin Fallows
Professor of Sound and Visual Arts,
Liverpool School of Art and Design, Liverpool John Moores University
Soundworks
Mat Gregory
Artist/Writer/Lecturer
Liverpool School of Art and Design, Liverpool John Moores University

19:00 – 20.00 Exhibition

Peter Blake: A Retrospective

Day 2 Saturday 22 September
Venue The Auditorium – Tate Liverpool

Side One
09:00 Registration and Reception

09:30 Introduction to The Art School Dance: Art into Pop, Pop into Art

Colin Fallows

09:45 Keynote

Michael Bracewell

10:30 Moderated Question and Answer Session
Moderator: Colin Fallows

10:45 BREAK

11:00 Presentations
Rob Chapman
Barry Miles

12:00 Moderated Question and Answer Session
Moderator: Cathy Butterworth

12.15 Presentation
Jon Savage

12:45 BUFFET LUNCH
Peter Blake: A Retrospective – open to all symposium delegates

Side Two

14:00 Keynote

Jamie Reid in conversation with Vicki Maguire

14:45 Moderated Question and Answer Session
Moderator: Vicki Maguire

15:00 BREAK

15:15 Presentations
Bryan Biggs
Simon Warner

16:15 Moderated Question and Answer Session
Moderator: Colin Fallows

17:00 Close

Tate Liverpool The Auditorium
£65 (£50 concessions), booking required
Price includes refreshments
For tickets, call 0151 702 7400

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