ICAA Annual Meeting 1993, Berlin (Germany)

27 years ago

»Can We Define a ›Museum of Applied Arts?‹«

Host: Kunstgewerbemuseum, Berlin

Programme

Saturday, 21 August 1993

 
16.00 - 18.30 Registration, Kunstgewerbemuseum
18.30 - 20.00 Welcome and Opening David McFadden, ICAA president, NY Barbara Mundt, Berlin
20.00 - 21.00 Buffet

Sunday, 22 August 1993

09.30 - 13.00 Working Session I: Can We Define a Museum of Applied Arts? (The "Museum of Applied Arts": History, Presence, Future) Chaired by Anniken Thue, Oslo
13.00 - 14.00 Lunch
14.00 - 15.30 Specialist's Guided Tours
16.30 Bus to Kunstgewerbemuseum branch in Schloss Köpenick
 
18.00 - 21.00 Visit and Dinner
21.00 Return to Berlin by bus

Monday, 23 August 1993

09.00 - 12.30 Working Session II: Can We Define "Palace Museums"? (The "Palace Museum": History, Presence, Future) Chaired by Mogens Bencard, Copenhagen
12.30 - 13.30 Lunch
13.30 - 14.45 Member's Assembly
 
15.00 - 17.00 Charlottenburg Palace
 
17.00 - 18.00 Broehan Collection (Art Noveau, Optional)

Tuesday, 24 August 1993

07.30 Departure from Kurfürstendamm to Potsdam
09.00 Guided Tours in:
 
 
  • Potsdam
  • Sanssouci
  • Neue Kammern
  • Charlottenhof
12.30 - 14.30 Lunch
 
15.00 - 17.00 Neues Palais
17.00 Bus to Babelsberg
 
18.30 Dinner at Restaurant in Schloss Glienicke
21.00 Return to Berlin

Wednesday, 25 August 1993

09.00- 10.00 Bauhaus-Archiv
10.30- 14.00 Working Session III: Collecting Present Day's Applied Arts and Design Chaired by Jarnö Peltonen, Helsinki

Thursday, 26 August 1993

07.30 Departure from Berlin to Wörlitz
10.00 Arrival in Wörlitz
 
10.30 Guided Tour to the Neo-Classical Palace, the park and the romantic "Gotisches Haus"
14.00 Departure to Meißen
16.30 Arrival in **Meißen**. Walk up the Stairs of the Cathedral
 
17.00 Visit of the Castle, where formerly Meißen porcelain was made, and its gothic and romantic interior.
18.30 Dinner near Meißen Castle
20.30 Departure to Dresden
22.00 Arrival in Dresden and at Dresden Hotels

Friday, 27 August 1993

 
09.00 - 12.00 Grünes Gewölbe and Schloss. Guided Tour with the Director
12.00 - 14.00 Lunch Break and opportunity for a quick look on Dresden Historic Center
14.30 - 16.00 Departure by boat along the Elbe to Pillnitz
16.30- 19.00 Visit of the Two Palaces of Pillnitz Park
21.00 Return to Dresden Center and Hotels by bus

Saturday, 28 August 1993

08.30 Walk to Zwinger
09.00 Guided Tour at Zwinger Porcelain Collection
 

Optional Visits to the other Zwinger Museums:

  • Arms and Armour
  • Scientific Instruments
  • Picture Gallery
12.00 Departure from Zwinger via Schloss Moritzburg (Baroque Hunting Place), Lunch Break
14.00 Departure from Moritzburg to Berlin
16.00 Arrival in Berlin
  End of the Conference