Lakeside Arts
Part of University of Nottingham
Lakeside Arts
Event Detail
Breaking the Mould: Sculpture by Women since 1945

Study Day

Saturday 04 December, 10am-4pm (with 1 hour lunch)
Djanogly Theatre

Lectures & Talks

10am-4pm (with 1 hour lunch break*)
In-person: £8 (£5 students)
Livestream: £4

*lunch/refreshments available at Pavilion Café. Not included in ticket price.

Organised collaboratively by Arts Council Collection and Lakeside Arts, this informal and engaging day of presentations and discussion will shed light on the important contribution made by women to the field of modern and contemporary British sculpture. It brings together a panel of leading artists, curators and scholars who will share their latest research and thinking. There will be opportunities to reflect on individual practices, collective breakthroughs and areas ripe for further investigation.
Participants can attend either in-person or online via Lakeside’s livestreaming service. Please select how you would like to attend when booking.


The Arts Council Collection welcome contributions from practicing artists to encourage fresh enquiry. If you would like to know more about how to contribute to the study and submitting a papers of no more than 30 minutes in length, please visit the Arts Council Collection Call For Papers section of their website.

L-R: Icon, 1957 by Barabara Hepworth; Eriabo Part of Audience and Iriabo and Child Part of Audience, 1986 by Sokari Douglas Camp; NUD CYCLADIC 7, 2010 by Sarah Lucas.