Collecting Outsider Art

Collecting Outsider Art

Place Katowice, Silesian Museum, POLAND
Organizer Silesian Museum et al.
More info http://www.muzeumslaskie.pl/en/index.php?id=413

Conference date: 11-12. June 2016

Muzeum Śląskie is delighted to invite you to take part in the international conference “Collecting Outsider Art” in Katowice. The first day will include lectures by collectors and other experts. The second day will include the European Outsider Art Association’s (EOA) General Assembly and workshops by Interest Groups on their specific themes.

The purpose of the conference is to discuss important questions in the field of outsider art as well as to exchange ideas and build networks between professionals working in the field, such as museums, galleries, collections, educational centres, studios and art projects. Especially questions dealing with collecting contemporary outsider art, sharing it to audience and saving it to future will be in the focus of discussions.