Saturday 2 September, 1pm, Lecture Theatre 105, Law Building, University of Canterbury
A symposium hosted by the Department of Art History & Theory, free entry
Exploring visual practices of remembrance in Aotearoa New Zealand during the decade after the end of World War One, this symposium examines the production and consumption of commemorative images and objects in national and local contexts, and public and private settings.
A new exhibition displaying the work of Christchurch architect Samuel Hurst Seager (1855–1933) as the designer of New Zealand’s First World War battlefield memorials is now open in the Matariki Gallery at the University of Canterbury.
The gallery is open 9-5pm, Monday to Friday.
The exhibition runs until 4 September 2017.
For more information click here.
The Call for papers for the New Zealand Historical Association's biennial conference are now open.
They welcome submissions along 2 main themes: Aotearo - New Zealand and Tāmaki Makaurau - Auckland.
More details are available on the conference website http://historiesmeet.org/