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Women of the Rijksmuseum: Reclaiming & Reframing

Symposium: 5 March 2024

The 3d annual Women in the Museum symposium will take place at the Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam on 5 March 2024. Under the title ‘Reclaiming and Reframing’, international speakers will discuss prevalent historiography as presented in books and museums. Sessions are ‘The Idea of the Great Artist’, ‘Reclaiming Heritage Spaces’ and ‘Reframing Old Narratives’.

Keynote speakers are Janina Ramirez, author of the renowned Femina, and Estrella de Diego, author of The sexed androgyne. Eternal ideals, new gender strategies. Other speakers include Andaleeb Banta, curator of Making her Mark (Baltimore 2023), and Katrin Dyballa, who curated Ingenious Women (Hamburg 2023). Participants to the conference will also discuss the new object labels with a female narrative.

For more information, the full program and tickets, see the event website.