Art/Law Features and Related Events

Call for lawyer art – The Conscious Lawyer submission deadline 31 August 2018

Dear friends, The fourth edition of The Conscious Lawyer online magazine is due for publication at the beginning of October and it would be great to receive any submissions of lawyer art, photography or poetry by Friday, 31 August 2018. Ideally, the work should either be created by someone in the legal field or, if not, at least have a…

Wild Law Conference UKELA & University of Bristol 21 September 2018

Friday 21 September 2018 UKELA’s Wild Law Special Interest Group invites you to:  Wild Law Conference 2018 Time: 10.45am (10.15am registration) Venue: Bristol University The Wild Law special interest group was originally inspired by Cormac Cullinan’s book Wild Law. This conference aims to provide a forum for the discussion of wild law, also known as…

The Aesthetics of Evidence Simmons & Simmons London Monday 1 October 2018

Please join us for Aesthetics of Evidence: Jason File in conversation with Jon Sharples, an event hosted by the Simmons & Simmons Art Network at the start of Frieze Week this year. Jason File is an artist and a lawyer – specifically a war crimes prosecutor. He recently contributed a chapter titled Evidence of Aesthetics…

Cfp: Contemporary Art, Philosophy and Politics: After The Postconceptual Condition University of Surrey 9 November 2018

Contemporary Art, Philosophy and Politics After /The Postconceptual Condition/ TECHNE Postgraduate Student-Led Symposium University of Surrey, Centre for Performance Philosophy Friday, 9 November 2018 We are pleased to invite you to a one-day symposium that will critically examine notions of the contemporary and contemporaneity beyond concomitance, in visual and performing arts, philosophy, and politics through panels…

Applications for the Autumn 2018 Art & Law Program

Reminder: Applications for the Fall 2018 Art & Law Program due by August 2018 ANNOUNCEMENT: The Art & Law Program is now moving to a fall term starting this year, 2018. Applications for the fall 2018 term are now being accepted. Please note that applications are now on Rolling Admissions basis. The Rolling Admissions deadline…

Reminder – CfP: Art/Law Stream Critical Legal Conference The Open University 6-8 September 2018

The Art/Law Network is at this year’s CLC – coincidentally titled Art/Law where we are running a stream! Stream Organisers: Lucy Finchett-Maddock (Sussex) and Sean Mulcahy (Warwick) Submission of Abstracts: clc@artlawnetwork.org Milton Keynes, despite its brutalist architecture, has a rich history of art and culture. It is home to Liz Leyh’s sculpture Concrete Cows, artwork by local…

Architectures of Migrant Displacement Detention and Death Birkbeck School of Law London Monday 11 June 2018

This event that may be of interest. It features the Birkbeck School of Law’s Artist in Residence 2017/18, Tings Chak. Architectures of Migrant Displacement, Detention, and Death Monday, 11 June, 3-5pm (venue TBC) Speakers: Tings Chak (Birkbeck School of Law Artist in Residence 2017/18), Lorenzo Pezzani (Centre for Research Architecture, Goldsmiths, University of London), and…

Art & Diversity – Closing Event SEAS The Other House Exhibition BMECP Centre Brighton Sunday 27 May 2018

Iranian, Syrian, Palestinian & Israeli… no, it is not a start of a joke. These are some of the artists who exhibiting in the cutting edge exhibition “The Other House”, curated by Counterpoints Arts and SEAS – Socially Engaged Art Salon, Brighton. The exhibition concentrates on social and political art as well as participatory practices….

The Hostile Environment Tour Workshop at the Who Are We? Project Tate Exchange London 23-27 May 2018

Hostile Environment Tour The Hostile Environment Tour takes you around ten key ‘sites’ where the border is enacted in our communities, public and private services. Each site explains how the hostile environment is enforced, and how it makes some people border guards and criminalises others. Walking around the sites will help understand the web of immigration…

The Language of Law Dr Susan Schuppli & Carey Young UCL Festival of Culture London Tuesday 5 June 2018

The Language of Law | 12:30 – 14:00 | Main Quad Temporary Pop Up 101 Dr Susan Schuppli, Goldsmiths Department of Visual Cultures; Carey Young, UCL Slade School of Fine Art Words have been termed the ‘essential tools of law’. The language of law creates a culture and ‘world’ of its own, in which neutrality…

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