Saturday afternoons at 15.00
Informal talks on aspects of the exhibitions last approximately 40 minutes and are free with an admission ticket purchased on the day.
Saturday 28 February 2009
Deconstruction and Perpetuation of the Futurist Dimension
in the work of Luca Buvoli
Elisa Sai, History of Art Department (University of Bristol)
Saturday 7 March 2009
Matter in Motion
Christopher Adams, Estorick Collection
Saturday 14 March 2009
Boccioni and Movement
Dr Jonathan Miller
Saturday 21 March 2009
Saturday 28 March 2009
Umberto Boccioni: Continuity in Space
Rosalind McKever, Collaborative Doctoral Award holder, Estorick Collection/Kingston University
Tuesday 21 April 2009 at 19.30
A concert to celebrate the centenary of the publication of the Futurist Manifesto.
The concert will take place at the Embassy Theatre, Central School of Speech and Drama, Swiss Cottage, at the opening of its Theatre Noise Conference, in conjunction with the Estorick Collection and Derek Shiel, the Artistic Director of Sculpted Sound whose sound sculptures were exhibited at the Estorick Collection in 2000.
This concert will comprise a number of works developing the themes of Futurism, specially commissioned from Sonja Grossner, Brian Inglis, Roberto Rusconi, Tazul Tajuddin and Trevor Taylor. Featured performers are Sarah Leonard (soprano), Stephen Gibson and Rob Farrer (percussion).