Surface Effects: The Making and Representation of Sculpture

1st June 2007
Seminar Room
Henry Moore Institute

From the series 'Natives and Colonials, London', Hew Locke, 2005

Leeds Museums and Galleries (City Art Gallery)

AAH New Voices graduate symposium, Henry Moore Institute, Leeds
Friday 1 June 2007

10.30 - 11.10 Registration

11.00 - 11.10 Introductory remarks by Jenny Powell (University of Birmingham), Matthew Sillence (University of East Anglia) and Dr Martina Droth (Henry Moore Institute, Leeds)

11.10 - 11.50 Helle Hochscheid (Roosevelt Academy, Middelburg) On the surface: The perception of space and volume in ancient Greek sculpture

11.50 - 12.30 Carolina Mangone (University of Toronto) Bernini and the Truth of
Sculpture Revealed in Time

12.30 - 14.00 Gallery visit and lunch

14.00 - 14.40 Beth Williamson (University of Essex) Object Relations Beneath the
Surface: Eduardo Paolozzi’s Print and Sculpture

14.40 - 15.20 Karin Kyburz (Courtauld Institute) Surface reflectivity in the work of
GEGO (Gertrud Goldschmidt, 1912-1994)

15.20 - 15.50 Coffee break

15.50 - 16.30 Lara Eggleton (University of Leeds) The Value of Surface in the History
of Ornament:Al?is Riegl and the Emancipation of Space

16.30 - 17.10 Bryony Shaw (University of York) A work of ‘grotesque and babyish’
ignorance: the irreconcilable sensuality of Alexander Munro’s Maternal Joy.

17.10 - 17.30 Closing discussion chaired by Dr David Hulks (University of East Anglia)

17.30 - Close

Booking details

Places for attendance at the conference are limited. Registration ?5 (includes lunch, tea and coffee and glass of wine). You must be an AAH member to participate. To become a member or renew your membership please contact or join online. Alternatively you can have pay for this conference and have basic student membership (worth ?19) for a combined rate of ?20. Booking forms available at and should be returned with your payment by 11th May 2007 to AAH, 70 Cowcross Street, London EC1M 6EJ.