Events Archive

Our programmes follow the academic calendar of September to July:

2018/2019

DayTimeTopicPlaceVenue
Monday to Friday
17-22/06/2018
Six days16th International Symposium on the Science and Technology of Lighting
The Colour Group is one of the organisations sponsoring the event. Special rates for Colour Group members apply.
University of SheffieldTBA
Monday to Friday
30/07-03/08/2018
Four daysInternational Colour Vision Society Summer School
The Colour Group (GB) is one of the sponsors of the event. Two CG (GB) Awards under the new Student Grant Scheme were granted.
Pembroke College, OxfordTBA
Tuesday/Wednesday
11-12/09/2018
Two daysGruppo del Colore – XIV Colour Conference
Jointly with the CG (GB), Centre Francais de la Couleur, AIDI, Svenskt Färgcentrum, Sociedad Española de Óptica, Groupe Francais de l’imagerie Numerique Couleur
Florence, ItalyN/A
Wednesday
03/10/2018
14.00 hrsSome Colourful Words
Words in colour and poetry inspired by colour
City UniversityTBA
Wednesday
07/11/2018
14.00 hrsStudent Awards
Presentations by the recipients of the WDW, Palmer Awards and Student Grant Scheme. Poster Awards.
City UniversityTBA
Monday to Friday
12-16/11/2018
Five daysTwenty-sixth Color and Imaging Conference
The Colour Group is one of the cooperating societies of this event.
http://www.imaging.org/site/IST/IST/Conferences/CIC/CIC_Home.aspx
Vancouver, BC, CanadaTBA
Wednesday 05/12/201814.00 hrsColour in the ClinicCity UniversityTBA
Wednesday 09/01/2019All dayColour Vision Meeting Palmer Lecture and CRS Sponsored Lecture
The annual meeting on colour vision plus the Palmer Lecture and the CRS Sponsored Lecture.
City UniversityTBA
Wednesday 06/02/2019Afternoon/EveningTurner  Lecture and Presentation of the CG (GB) Turner MedalCity UniversityTBA
Monday – Wednesday 25-27/02/18Two daysFourth International Conference Colour in FilmLondon, SouthbankNFT2, Britsih Film Institute
Thursday 21/03/2019All dayInternational Colour Day
Joint events with SDC and other interested organisations in London and else where
TBATBA
April 2019 (date TBA)All dayNeuroscience of Colour in Art TBATBA
Wednesday 01/05/201914.00 hrsAGM City UniversityTBA

 

2017/2018

DayTimeTopicPlaceVenue
Wednesday
19 July 2017
14.00 hrsTour of Unison Pastels Factory
Summer visit which includes a talk, tour and tea
Thorneyburn, Hexham, NE48 1NA
MEMBERS ONLY
Friday to Tuesday
18-22 August 2017
Five days24th Symposium of the International Colour Vision Society (ICVS) The Colour Group (GB) is one of the sponsors of the event. Two CG (GB) Student Poster Awards will be made availableErlangen, GermanyUniversity Eye Hospital
Thursday & Friday
04 – 05 September 2017
All DayGruppo del Colore – XIII Colour Conference Jointly with the CG (GB), Centre Francais de la Couleur, AIDI, Svenskt Färgcentrum, Sociedad Española de Óptica, Groupe Francais de l’imagerie Numerique CouleurNaples, ItalyN/A
Monday – Tuesday
11-12 September 2017
All DAY1st International Museum Lighting Conference
Color Science and Engineering Systems, Technologies, and Applications
University College, LondonTBA
Monday – Friday
11-15 September 2017
All DAYTwenty-fifth Color and Imaging Conference
The Colour Group (GB) is one of the sponsors of the event. The speaker of the keynote on Thursday 14th September: Twenty-five Years of Colour Constancy will be sponsored.
Lillehammer, NorwayTBA
Wednesday to Saturday
27-30 September 2017
Four daysEVER Congress 2017 The Colour Group (GB) is one of the sponsors of the event. A speaker at the Special Interest Symposium on 27th September: The role of pre-receptoral filters of short wavelength light in the eye with emphasis on macular pigment will be sponsored.Nice, FranceN/A
Wednesday
27 September 2017
TBAThe Colour GreenNewcastle UniversityInstitute of Neuroscience
Wednesday
11 October 2017
14.00 hrsColour Vision Assessment and the Use of Colour in Clinical PracticeCity University, Room ELG01, Drysdale Building
Wednesday
18 October 2017
14.00 hrsA Colour Tour of the BALTIC Library Newcastle upon TyneBaltic Centre for Contemporary Art
Wednesday
01 November 2017
14.00 hrsStudent Awards
Awardees of the WDW and Palmer Awards. Poster Awards
City University, Room R101
Franklin Building, 124 Goswell Road
Wednesday
15 November 2017
14.00 hrsColour and Beauty Northumbria University, School of DesignNewcastle
Monday
04 December 2017
From
13.00 hrs
Lunch, Tour and Inspection at the National Science and Media Museum, BradfordThe Grove Restaurant, Bradford College & National Science and Media MuseumBradford
BD1 1NQ
Wednesday
10 January /2018
All dayColour Vision Meeting Palmer Lecture and CRS Sponsored LectureThe annual meeting on colour vision plus the Palmer Lecture and the CRS Sponsored Lecture.City UniversityTBA
Wednesday
07 February 2018
17.00 hrsNewton Lecture and Presentation of the CG (GB) Newton MedalCity UniversityRoom BLG07, University Building
Thursday
22 February 2018
17.30 hrsUCL W S Stiles Memorial Lecture 2018
Addaptive Optics Based Assessment of Visual Function at the Scale of Individual Cones

David h Barianard, University of Pennsylvania
Harrie Massey Theatre
UCL, 25 Gordon Street
London WC1H 0AY
Monday – Wednesday
19 – 21 March 2018
 Three daysThird International Conference Colour in FilmNFT3 & Blue Room, Southbank:
Clore Centre, Birkbeck, University of London
Wednesday
04 April 2018
14.00 hrsColour in  ArtCity UniversityRoom ELG02
Monday
23 & 24 April 2018
09.00 hrsColour in EmploymentCity UniversityRoom B200, University Building
Wednesday
02 May 2018
14.00 hrsAGM and Andrew Hanson on COLOUR IN ITS PLACECity UniversityTBA

 

2016/17

DayDateTime (hr)TopicPlace and venue
Wednesday07 September 20161430 hrsTour of the Stencil Library, Stocksfield Hall, Northumberland and demonstration by Helen MorrisStocksfield Hall, Northumberland
Thursday & Friday09 September 2016Two day meetingGruppo del Colore – XII Colour Conference
Jointly with the CG (GB), Centre Francais de la Couleur, AIDI, Svenskt Färgcentrum, Sociedad Española de Óptica, Groupe Francais de l’imagerie Numerique Couleur
Turin, Italy
Wednesday to Friday14-16 September 2016Three day meetingProgress in Colour Studies 2016 (PICS 2016)
CG(GB) is a sponsor of this event
University College London
Wednesday to Friday21-23 September 2016Three day meetingColour in Mind – From Perception to Art
Research Institut of Ophthalmology, University of Tübingen
CG(GB) is a sponsor of this even
Tübingen, Germany
Wednesday26 October 201614.00 – 17.00 hrsCAROTENOIDS AND COLOUR VISION: Protective function and effects on visual performance
Admission is free but tickets required – see details on meeting page
ELG01, City University, London
Wednesday02 November 201614.00 – 17.00 hrsAwards Meeting
Awardees of the WDW, Palmer and CRS awards.
City University, London
Wednesday09 November 201618.00 – 20.00 hrsColour Matters – art show and talks at Newbridge Studios, Newcastle-upon-TyneNewcastle
Wednesday07 December 201614.00 – 17.00 hrsVisit and talks at Colour Experience (SDC) in Bradford plus Christmas LunchSDC, Bradford, West Yorkshire
Wednesiday07 December 201616.45 – 19.00 hrsThe Colour Red – Medical School, Newcastle UniversityNewcastle University
Wednesday11 January 2017All dayColour Vision Meeting & Palmer Lecture and CRS Sponsored Lecture
The annual meeting on colour vision plus the Palmer Lecture and the CRS Sponsored Lecture
B200, City University, London
Wednesday01 February 201717.15 hrsTurner Lecture and Presentation of the CG (GB) Turner Medal
to Michael Craig-Martin RA
City, University of London
Wednesday22 February 2017All dayOptical Biomimetics
CG(GB) sponsors student prizes at this Institute of Physics meeting
Imperial College London
Wednesday01 March 201713.30 – 16.00 hrsColour meets Trend
School of Design, Northumbria University
Newcastle
Tuesday21 March 201717.00 – 19.30 hrs approxInternational Colour Day
A celebration of this important day
City University, London
Monday to Wednesday27 – 29 March 2017Three day eventSecond International Conference Colour in Film,BFI and Friends House, London
Wednesday29 March 201715:00 – 17.00 hrsVirginia Bodman
Private viewing and talk by the artist
CG(GB) members only
Customs House Gallery, South Shields
Wednesday05 April 201714:00 – 17.00 hrsThe Colour Canon – Inspiring Books on Colour
Displays and speakers on heritage books on colour
Royal College of Art, TBC
Wednesday26 April 201714.00 hrsColour Studio
Artists’ talks and studio tour – CG(GB) Members only.
A ticket (free) is necessary for entry apply
Cobalt Studios, Newcastle
Wednesday03 May 201714.00 – 17.00 hrsAGM + Gordon Plant, Consultant Neurologist, Moorfields HospitalCity, University