Workshop Scenography & Art History 16-17 Nov 2018

Photo credit: Gillian McIver
Photo credit: Gillian McIver

Workshop Scenography & Art History November 2018 Rev: 14 November 2018


Thursday 15 November 2018

Afternoon: Participants arrive

18.00 Pre-workshop dinner at restaurant Levantine, Aschebergsgatan 22.

Friday 16 November 2018 Room 2243

9.00- 9.30 Registration, coffee at Gothenburg university, the Department of Cultural

Sciences, Vera Sandbergs allé 8. We meet in the main entrance hall.

9.30-11.00 Session 1

• Welcome, introduction, presentation all participants

• About the project: Publisher, time plan etc

• "Introduction" chapter: Re-imagining scenography in relation to art history: Astrid

von Rosen + Viveka Kjellmer

11.00-11.30 Coffee

11.30-13.00 Session 2

• Interfacing with the Scenography of the Digital Fashion Magazine: Christine Sjöberg

• Scenography and Body in the Process of Meaning Making in Live Music Concerts:

Olga Nikolaeva

13.00-14.00 Lunch at Campus restaurant Wijkanders (at participants own cost)

14.00-15.30 Session 3

• 'Dressing the part:' Ellen Terry (1847-1928) - An icon of aestheticism: Veronica Isaac

• Black goats and broomsticks. Feminism and the figure of the witch in Leonor Fini's

scenographic designs: Rachael Grew

15.30-16.00 Coffee

16.00-17.30 Session 4

• Transpositions in steam and mist: Evoking the scenographic world of Der Ring des

Nibelungen in the art of Henri Fantin-Latour: Corrinne Chong

• Michael Chapman's Rauschenberg: The role of art history in contemporary

scenography: Gillian McIver

18.30 Official dinner at restaurant Tvåkanten, Kungsportsavenyen 27

Saturday 17 November 2018 Room 2243

9.20: We meet at the main entrance (Doors are locked Saturdays)

9.30-11.00 Session 4

• Costume, body and 'visual couture' as scenography in the advertising campaign

Opera Papier: Viveka Kjellmer

• Scenographing festival books: A new approach to the study of the early modern

performative culture: Carmen González-Román

11.00-11.30 Coffee

11.30-13.00 Session 5

• Keep crawling: Scenographing the digital dance archive: Astrid von Rosen

• Whose twine? Ghostly scenographies: Eszter Szalczer & Tamas Szalczer

13.00-14.00 Coffee and lunch sandwich

14.00-15.30 Session 6

• Looking forward: Networking possibilities and further research

20.00 Post-workshop dinner at restaurant Brasserie Lipp, Kungsportsavenyn 8