Author Archives: Elena Cooper

‘Limitations on Collections: Whistler, Wallace and Burrell’ at the Hunterian in Glasgow

Posted on: October 19, 2021 by Elena Cooper

We are delighted to announce a roundtable discussion led by Steph Scholten, Director of the Hunterian, Glasgow, exploring historical limitations on the use of museum collections and the ethics of change, to take place on-line TONIGHT (Tuesday 19 October 2021), from 6pm to 7pm UK time. A full synopsis and link for registration can be […]

Whistler’s portrait and copyright in artistic works

Posted on: July 15, 2021 by Elena Cooper

This month sees the opening of a major new exhibition of the work of the artist James McNeill Whistler (1834-1903) at the Hunterian Art Gallery, Glasgow, which holds one of the largest Whistler collections in the world: Whistler: Art and Legacy (9 July-31 October 2021). In this blog, I reflect on how one painting by […]