This page lists a selection of some of the conference papers and lectures/talks that I have given. Most relate to printmaking and the contemporary arts, reflecting on the changing nature of the visual arts in an evolving and increasingly international world.
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Please note that all the texts are Ⓒ Richard Noyce 2005-2014, and should neither be reproduced nor quoted without permission, which will not be withheld unreasonably.
BEYOND MAKING – PRINTMAKING FROM THE OUTSIDE: Given as a Keynote Address at the IMPACT 4 Conference in Berlin, Germany and Poznan, Poland, September 2005
AT THE EDGE: Given at the conference, ‘Art Studies - between a Method and a Fancy’ at the Academy of Fine Arts, Vilnius, Lithuania, April 2005
THE EDGE AND THE NATURE OF PRINT COLLECTIONS: Given at the symposium, ‘Print Collections, Past and Present’, at the National Museum, Warsaw, Poland, September 2006
FORTY YEARS ON: Delivered at the symposium, ‘Steps in Print’, at the National Museum, Krakow, Poland, December 2006
INTERNATIONAL CONCERNS: Given at the Southern Graphics Council conference, at the Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, Missouri, USA, March 2007
PLACES OF THE ART: Given at the opening of the exhibition, ‘At the Edge’, at Grafikens Hus, Mariefred, Sweden, September 2007
CHANGING ART: Given at the symposium, ‘Printing Arts as a Field of Investigation’, at Künstlerhaus, Vienna, Austria, September 2007
FREEDOM AND EVOLUTION: Given as the introduction to the Panel, ‘Freedom and Evolution:Curating’ at the Impact 5 conference at KUMU Art Museum, Tallinn, Estonia, October 2007
PURE ART: Given at the Hanmi Photography Museum, Seoul, and Kyungwon University, Seoul, South Korea, both in November 2007
THE FUTURE OF GRAPHIC ARTS: Given at the Jornadas Ingráfica Conference, as part of the first Ingráfica Contemporary Art Print festival, Cuenca, Spain, November 2008
THE NEW ECOLOGY OF PRINTMAKING: Given at the IMPRESS symposium, Gloucestershire Print Collective, Stroud, Gloucestershire, England, March 2009
DISTURBED PLACES: Given as part of the International Panel, Southern Graphics Council International conference, Hilton Hotel, Chicago, Illinois, USA, March 2009
MARGINAL FIELDS OR CREATIVE CENTRE: Given at the Galerija Graficki Kolektiv 40th anniversary symposium, Belgrade Academy of Arts, Belgrade, Serbia, May 2009
NOTHING IS FOREVER: Given at the symposium, ‘Contemporary Engraving’, Macedonian Cultural Centre, Thessaloniki, Greece, December 2009
ART MATTERS: Given at the School of Art, University of Wales, Aberystwyth, March 2010
JOURNEYS TO THE EDGE: ALTERNATIVE PRINTMAKING: Given at Universiti Sains, Penang, Malaysia; University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario; Ontario College of Art and Design University, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, all in October 2010
BEYOND THE SECOND DIMENSION: Given as part of the ‘Print Now’ panel for the ‘Printopolis’ symposium as part of Open Studios 40th anniversary, at Ryerson University, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, October 2010