Students at the Centre: Education at the Harvard Art Museums


Monday, May 8, 2017, 3:00pm to 4:00pm


Lund University

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Capacity through Culture

– The Role of Culture in Education and Research

monday 8 may 2017 | skissernas museum | Lund university



13.30–13.40 Vice-Chancellor Torbjörn von Schantz welcomes participants

Introduction by moderator Jan Wifstrand

13.40–14.20 Teaching with Objects: the Ashmolean and the University

Director Alexander Sturgis, Ashmolean Museum Oxford


14.20–15.00 How Liabilities Became Assets: the Open Collections of

Gustavianum, Uppsala University

Director Marika Hedin, Gustavianum, Uppsala University

15.00–15.40 Students at the Centre:

Education at the Harvard Art Museums

Dr. David Odo, Harvard Art Museums, Harvard University

15.40–16.15 Coffee break

16.15–16.30 A hub for reflection and learning

Chair of the LUKOM-board Sven Strömqvist

16.30–17.30 Panel discussion: How to reach high capcity?

Participants: Alexander Sturgis, Marika Hedin, David Odo

Moderator: Jan Wifstrand

17.30–17.45 Closing remarks and thank you to the participants

Sven Strömqvist

17.45–18.30 Socialising over a light buffet at Skissernas Museum

– Museum of Artistic Process and Public Art

The conference is free of charge.

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