Past Projects

Conway Actants

End Date: 31st March 2016 (Project Ended)

Project categories: Art, Community learning

A site responsive project at Conway Hall Conway Actants was a project that aimed to make Conway Hall accessible for artistic intervention and therefore ultimately aimed to increase awareness of an organisation with an extraordinary history of ethics and freethinking in Britain. An artistic and curatorial collaboration between Deborah Gardner and Jane Millar, the visual art […]

Alternatives to Religion

End Date: 31st December 2014 (Project Ended)

Project categories: Community learning

A collaboration between Bishopsgate Institute and Conway Hall. Over an 18 month period the archival project, Alternatives to Religion, at Conway Hall and the Bishopsgate Institute has now been completed. Many treasures were discovered after being painstakingly catalogued by Nicky Hilton. The archives are now available online from the websites of the Bishopsgate Institute and Conway Hall. […]

Blackham Fellowship

End Date: 31st December 2014 (Project Ended)

Project categories: Adult learning

The Blackham Fellowships were named for Harold Blackham (1903-2009), appointed lecturer to the South Place Ethical Society (now Conway Hall Ethical Society), first executive director of the British Humanist Association, co-founder and first Secretary of the International Humanist and Ethical Union, and Honorary Associate and former director of the Rationalist Association. As a writer, educator and […]

South London Women Artists

End Date: 6th November 2014 (Project Ended)

Project categories: Art

Finders Keepers Losers Weepers: Archaeology of mind and memory Finders Keepers Losers Weepers was an Arts Council funded residency initiated by South London Women Artists. The site specific residency was inspired by the creative and independent thought and free speech that is at the foundation of the Conway Hall Ethical Society.