Woodpeckings: Victorian prints, book illustration and word-image narratives, British Museum, 16-17 June 2017

Friday 16th – Saturday 17th June 9am-5pm Stevenson Lecture Theatre, British Museum Registration for this event is now closed.   Conference Programme  Book for conference drinks & buffet This two-day event presents new perspectives on Victorian prints, book illustration and word-image narratives, brought into dialogue with scholarly interpretations of the Dalziel Archive, a phenomenal resource for…

Caught in Time

We are currently planning a co-curated, touring digital exhibition on Victorian illustration and its relationship to contemporary art, including wood engraving, illustration and digital art forms. The exhibition has the working title Caught in Time and will be hosted at public libraries and university digital humanities labs nationwide, installed through multiple screens and projection. The travelling display…

Re-imagining the Dalziels: National Art and Design Saturday Club Masterclass, University of the Creative Arts, 29 April 2017

On Saturday 29th April 2017 the Dalziel Project ran a masterclass for the National Art and Design Saturday Club at the University of the Creative Arts, Rochester. The Saturday Club is an independent charity working with 13-16 year olds and dedicated to raising attainment, broadening horizons and enhancing life skills. Hosting their sessions in museums and universities across the UK,…

Seascapes and The Arctic ~ Creative Writing Workshop, British Museum, 3rd December 2016

  An afternoon of talks and creative writing practice around the collections of the British Museum’s department of Prints and Drawings, led by Forward Prize short-listed poet Nancy Campbell, and Bethan Stevens (University of Sussex). This session included creative writing and discussion focussed on wood engravings from the Dalziel Archive in the British Museum. During the afternoon, Nancy Campbell…