Year of the Dealer - Events

Four ‘Year of the Dealer’ Project workshops and three ‘In Conversation’ events will be hosted by selected participating museums.  – National Museums Scotland, Edinburgh, (Edinburgh), The Bowes Museum (Barnard Castle), The Lady Lever Art Gallery (Liverpool), The Ashmolean Museum (Oxford) and The V&A Museum (London).

We will also be re-staging the play ‘Quinneys’ – the now little known, but important stage-play at The Witham (Barnard Castle) for one public performance on 28th March 2020. We will also run a half-day participatory workshop titled ‘Dealing with Authenticity’ at The Bowes Museum on the day following the staging of the play.

**** PLEASE NOTE: DUE TO THE CORONAVIRUS THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED – WE WILL POST A REVISED DATE FOR THE EVENT AS SOON AS WE CAN ***
**** PLEASE NOTE: DUE TO THE CORONAVIRUS THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED – WE WILL POST A REVISED DATE FOR THE EVENT AS SOON AS WE CAN ***
**** PLEASE NOTE: DUE TO THE CORONAVIRUS THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED – WE WILL POST A REVISED DATE FOR THE EVENT AS SOON AS WE CAN ***
**** PLEASE NOTE: DUE TO THE CORONAVIRUS THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED – WE WILL POST A REVISED DATE FOR THE EVENT AS SOON AS WE CAN ***
**** PLEASE NOTE: DUE TO THE CORONAVIRUS THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED – WE WILL POST A REVISED DATE FOR THE EVENT AS SOON AS WE CAN ***
**** PLEASE NOTE: DUE TO THE CORONAVIRUS THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED – WE WILL POST A REVISED DATE FOR THE EVENT AS SOON AS WE CAN ***
**** PLEASE NOTE: DUE TO THE CORONAVIRUS THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED – WE WILL POST A REVISED DATE FOR THE EVENT AS SOON AS WE CAN ***
The Ashmolean Museum – Workshop. ‘Art Markets & Museums: Restitution and Repatriation of Cultural Heritage’ SATURDAY 15th February 2020 10.30am – 4.00pm. Invitation Only: Limited Numbers (50). If you would like to participate in this Workshop please email us at antiquedealers@leeds.ac.uk outlining why you would like to attend and the experience/expertise you would bring to…
The Bowes Museum – Workshop. Art Markets & Cultural Heritage: Export Stop, Waverley and Acceptance in Lieu. FRIDAY 31st January 2020 – 10.30am – 4.00pm. Invitation Only: Limited Numbers (50). If you would like to participate in this Workshop please email us at antiquedealers@leeds.ac.uk outlining why you would like to attend and the experience/expertise you…
YoD ‘In Conversation’ – The Lady Lever Art Gallery THURSDAY 21st November 2019 6.00pm – 8.00pm Art Markets, Antique Dealers and Museums: the Lady Lever Art Gallery, Then & Now In the late 19th and early 20th centuries William Hesketh Lever, later 1st Lord Leverhulme, assembled vast collections of antique furniture, decorative objects and paintings,…