Annual Conference 2002, Stockholm (Sweden)

18 years ago

»Are national interpretations of art and design meaningful issues in the era of globalisation?«

Hosts:

  • The Royal Armoury, Slottsbacken 3
  • Skokloster Castle
  • The Hallwyl Museum, Hamngatan 4

Programme

Friday, 4 October 2002

15.00 Board meeting at the Royal Cabinet, Slottsbacken 3

18.00 - 21.00 Reception and buffet dinner at the Hallwyl Museum, Hamngatan 4

Saturday, 5 October 2002

08.30 - 09.30 Registration at the Royal Armoury, Slottsbacken 3
09.30 - 12.00 Welcome and introduction
12.00 - 13.00 Lunch arranged by the Royal Armoury
13.00 - 15.30 Visits according to the choice of the participants
- Alternative 1:
  Tours and study groups at the Royal Armoury
- Alternative 2:
  Architectural and design achievements of the 1920s
  and 1930s (visit of interiors that are not usually
  shown to public)
15.30 - 17.00 Mandatory attendance, discussion,
Moderator: Kerstin Wickman, Professor of Design History
19.00 - 20.00 Lecture
20.00 Dinner in the Great Hall of the Royal Armoury

Sunday, 6 October 2002

  Full-day excursion to Uppsala and Skokloster

08.30 - 10.00 Visit to the Royal Palace of Rosersberg
11.30 - 11.45 Bus to the Botanical Garden
11.45 - 12.45 Visit to the Botanical Garden and buildings designed by Desprez
13.00 - 14.45 Boat from Uppsala to Skokloster including lunch
 
  Visit to Skokloster Castle
15.00 - 15.30 Greetings by Carin Bergström, Director of Skokloster
15.30 - 16.15 Tour of the castle in groups
16.15 - 16.45 Coffee-break
16.45 - 18.00 Break-up into specialized study groups
18.00 - 19.00 Bus from Skokloster to Stockholm

Monday, 7 October 2002

09.00 - 12.00 Presentations and discussions at the National Museum,
Moderator: Derek Ostergard
12.00 - 13.00 Lunch at the Nationalmuseum
13.00 - 16.00 Visits in 3 groups:
- Architect Nikodemus the Younger
- Gustavi III's pavilion at Haga and Rosendal Palace
- Schools of Handicraft and Design
18.00 Reception at the Bukowski Auction House

Tuesday, 8 October 2002

09.00 - 12.00 Market Place at the Royal Armoury
13.00 - 14.45 Lunch hosted by the City of Stockholm,
guided tour of the city hall by architect Ragnar Ostberg
 
15.15 - 17.30 Visit to Drottningholm
17.30 Bus to Millesgården
19.00 Tour in Millesgården

Wednesday, 9 October 2002

09.00 - 17.30 Full-day excursion to the south of Stockholm
- Brandt Contemporary Glass, Törshälla
- Visit to Elghammar
- Visit to Sturehov

Thursday, 10 October 2002

 
09.00 - 12.00 Visits in 2 groups
- Skansen outdoor museum and museology
- Contemporary Swedish Design
12.00 - 13.00 Lunch
13.00 - 17.00 Visit to the Royal Palace of Stockholm
19.00 Farewell-dinner in the Wenner-Gren-Center