Creative Livelihoods’ - The Value of Craft in Communities | Seminar
Tuesday 21 May 2019
The National Museum of Ireland - Decorative Arts & History, invites papers for an upcoming conference which is both a celebration and an exploration of Irish women working in Design.
The conference aims to explore topics such as women designers in the Museum’s collections, the significance of gender in design and whether it is important that designers are recognised and remembered as women.
Papers are invited but not limited to the themes listed below. We welcome proposals from all disciplines; whether you are a designer, artist, maker, design or art historian, postgraduate student, heritage professional, independent researcher, or collector.
A speaking fee of €150 will be available to accepted papers. While the Museum welcomes submissions from beyond Ireland, travel and accommodation will not be covered.
Individual papers should be of 20 minutes maximum duration. Submissions need to include a short biographical note (150 words) along with an abstract of no more than 300 words to:
Helen Beaumont email@example.com on or before 5pm Friday 29th March 2019.
Applicants will be notified if their paper is accepted on or before Monday 8th April 2019.
Education & Outreach Department
National Museum of Ireland - Decorative Arts & History
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