Date: Saturday 7th May 2011
Location: The Burrell in Glasgow
Entry is FREE but please note that spaces are limited. Places can be booked by calling 0141 287 2593
A symposium in connection with the exhibition of digital images from John Thomson’s photographs of life in China. The event promises to be wide-ranging and illuminating.
Speakers include Sara Stevenson, Nick Pearce, Fung Ming-Chu (Deputy Director of the National Palace Museum in Taiwan), and Yupin Chung (Curator at the Burrell Collection).
The symposium includes the chance to see some new images from Thompson’s negatives.