Insight Talk Archive

Insight Talk Archive

Our Insight Talk Archive can be found below.  

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Our current programme of Insight Talks can be found here.

Mackintosh and the 1901 Glasgow International Exhibition
10 April 2018
1.00pm
Anne Dulau, The Hunterian
Hunterian Art Gallery

Through Adversity to the Stars: The Centenary of the Founding of the Royal Air Force
3 April 2018
1.00pm
Jesper Ericsson, The Hunterian
Hunterian Museum

From private dwellings to public buildings: Mackintosh's unbuilt designs
27 March 2018
1.00pm
Anne Dulau, The Hunterian
Hunterian Art Gallery

The IMPASTOW Project: Seeing through the Cracks - the impact of the environment on artwork
20 March 2018
1.00pm
Dr Cécilia Gauvin
Hunterian Art Gallery

One of Miss Smillie’s Treasures: Still life with Roemer by Harmensz Luydingh
13 March 2018
1.00pm
Peter Black, The Hunterian
Hunterian Museum

Implications of Industrial Wastes: Challenges and Opportunities in Anthropocene Geology
6 March 2018
1.00pm
Dr John MacDonald and Chris Holdsworth, School of Geographical and Earth Sciences
Hunterian Museum

 

William Hunter and the Gravid Uterus
27 February 2018
1.00pm
Dr Lola Sanchez-Jauregui, The Hunterian
Hunterian Museum

Portrait of a Queen - Bronze Coin of Cleopatra VII
20 February 2018
1.00pm
Sarah Gambell, PhD Researcher, University of Glasgow
Hunterian Museum

Blue Glazes to Electric Cars: the Geology of Cobalt
13 February 2018
1.00pm
Dr John Faithfull, The Hunterian
Hunterian Museum

In a change to the previously advertised talk, this week's talk is now:

Chardin's Lady Taking Tea
6 February 2018
1.00pm
Anne Dulau Beveridge
Hunterian Art Gallery

Honest Error: Glasgow Poets on Charles Rennie Mackintosh
30 January 2018
1.00pm
Gillean McDougall, PhD Researcher, Creative Writing
Hunterian Art Gallery

A Synchronology
23 January 2018
1.00pm
Dominic Paterson, Contemporary Art Curator
Hunterian Art Gallery - Contemporary Art Space

The Five Senses
16 January 2018
1.00pm
Professor Laurence Grove, Professor of French and Text/Image Studies, University of Glasgow
Hunterian Art Gallery

Paints and Pigments in the Past: Decorating the Distance Stones
17 April 2018
1.00pm
Dr Louisa Campbell, HES Postdoctoral Fellow in Archaeology, University of Glasgow
Hunterian Museum

The mysterious butterfly swarm of Joseph Banks: A historical and entomological investigation
24 April 2018
1.00pm
Jeanne Robinson, Curator
Hunterian Museum

Mackintosh Unbuilt: Making architectural proposals three-dimensional
1 May 2018
1.00pm
Kristin Dovishak
Hunterian Art Gallery

The Philosophy Chamber
Making Knowledge in the 18th century: People, Travel and Universities
8 May 2018
1.00pm
Lola Sanchez-Jauregui
Hunterian Art Gallery

Still Moving: The Films and Photographs of Ulrike Ottinger
15 May 2018
1.00pm
Dominic Paterson, Contemporary Art Curator
Hunterian Art Gallery

We regret to inform that today's talk is unavailable, please re-join us next week
29 May 2018
The Hunterian

An Introduction to The Philosophy Chamber
22 May 2018
1.00pm
Lola Sanchez-Jauregui, Curator
The Hunterian

Still Moving: The Films and Photographs of Ulrike Ottinger II
5 June 2018
1.00pm
Dominic Paterson, Contemporary Art Curator
Hunterian Art Gallery

Age of Empire: The Coats Collection of Victorian Military Medals
12 June 2018
1.00pm
Jesper Ericsson
Hunterian Museum

Filming and Writing Science
19 June 2018
1.00pm
Prof. Peter L. Galison, Harvard University
Hunterian Art Gallery

From Harvard to Glasgow - Collections on the Move
26 June 2018
1.00pm
Malcolm Chapman, Head of Collections Management, The Hunterian
Hunterian Art Gallery

A Year of Celebration: Revisit Six Hunterian Venues in One Day
3 July 2018
1.00pm
Nancy Ni, MSc Museum Studies
Hunterian Museum

This talk will be followed by a version delivered in Chinese

Treaty Wampum: Beading Between the Lines
10 July 2018
1.00pm
Dr Rosie Spooner, Lecturer in Information Studies
Hunterian Art Gallery

Drawing the Collections: Medical Illustration at The Hunterian
17 July 2018
1.00pm
Catherine MacRobbie, Medical Illustrator
Hunterian Museum

Recently acquired but not yet displayed: Glasgow Exhibition, 1901 by James Kay
24 July 2018
1.00pm
Anne Dulau Beveridge, The Hunterian
Hunterian Art Gallery

Art in the Long Avenue, Kelvin Hall
31 July 2018
1.00pm
Anne Dulau Beveridge, The Hunterian
Collections Showcase, Kelvin Hall

Hunter's Mystery Woman: The curious coffin of the Lady Shep-en-Hor
7 August 2018
1.00pm 
Sarah Gambell, PhD Researcher and Hunterian MUSE Guide
Hunterian Museum