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    Recent Acquisitions

    Posted: 10 October 2017 by ESCALA

    As an art collection at the University of Essex we value art that earns its place, tells a story and is committed. Our acquisitions since 2015, by (in alphabetical order) Alberto Baraya, Alejandro Jaime, Sandra Monterroso, Lucía Pizzani, and Eduardo Villanes, are very good examples of this kind of art.

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    Loan of two British Museum Maya casts to ESCALA

    Posted: 2 June 2016 by ESCALA

    The British Museum has loaned ESCALA two Maya casts from the Maudslay Collection to ESCALA.  The two casts are now installed in our Teaching and Research Space, Colchester campus.

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    ESCALA Teaching and Research Space

    Posted: 14 December 2015 by ESCALA

    Some exciting news from us including details about our new Teaching and Research Space, our new gallery space in the Silberrad Student Centre, Colchester campus, and our Arts Council Accreditation.

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    Giving Tuesday- Elisa Bracher sculpture

    Posted: 1 December 2015 by ESCALA

    We are delighted to celebrate our beautiful and well-loved sculpture by Elisa Bracher today on Giving Tuesday.

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    Art-based enquiry workshops and ESCALA

    Posted: 18 November 2014 by ESCALA

    Two of our interns, Gisselle and Jasmine, helped the Learning and Development team here at Essex with a series of object-based learning workshops aimed at helping students increase their research skills. They used two works by Cecilia Vicuña from our Collection. Here's a short blog post they wrote based on their experience.

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    Two ESCALA internships for University of Essex students

    Posted: 13 November 2014 by ESCALA

    We're looking for two University of Essex students to be our Frontrunners, Essex's paid internships scheme, from January 2015.

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