About Sustaining Art: People, Practice, Planet in Contemporary Art Conservation
Dundee is delighted to be hosting Sustaining Art: People, Practice, Planet in Contemporary Art Conservation at Discovery Point, Dundee.
The information below has been especially tailored to your conference with the aim of making your visit to Dundee as easy as possible. Using the links below you can find the most relevant information to help you plan your trip including travel advice, how to get here, discounted flights, booking your accommodation and extending your stay.
Please use as much or as little of the information links as you need to make the most of your stay.
For conference related enquiries please email Sustainingart2022@dundee.ac.uk
Venue - Discovery Point
Discovery Point is perfectly placed for your trip to Dundee. This unique 5 star visitor attraction offers stunning views of the Quay and River Tay and is within easy reach of all the sights, shops and business districts of the city.
View Discovery Point's Accessibility Guide (link opens in new window)
- Parking - 0.3 miles to pay and display car parks nearby
- Airport - 2.3 miles from Dundee Airport
- Railway - directly opposite Dundee Railway Station
Travelling Made Easy Guide and Guidance on Travelling Safely
Download our Travelling Made Easy Guide (opens as PDF document)
Follow government guidance on travelling safely in the UK and Scotland.
- Fly Safe with Loganair Simple Steps to Healthy Flying
- Dundee Airport Information for Passengers
- London City Airport Safe, Careful, Speedy Journeys
- Heathrow Airport Fly Safe
- Edinburgh Airport Let's all Fly Safe
- Glasgow Airport Helping Each Other to Travel Safely
- Aberdeen Airport Helping Each Other to Travel Safely
- Network Rail Let's Travel Safely
Discounted Flights to/from Dundee with Loganair
Loganair is kindly offering up to 30% off flights to delegates travelling to/from Dundee from London City (LCY) or Belfast City Airport (BHD) for this event.
Please book at Loganair.co.uk before 13 November 2022, quoting promotional code 'SUSART2022' at the time of booking, for travel between 5 - 13 November 2022.
Visit Loganair to book (link opens in new window)
Book your Accommodation
DACBRES, the official accommodation booking site for delegates attending Sustaining Art 2022, is now closed to new online bookings.
If you are looking for any last-minute accommodation and require assistance, please contact our Accommodation Team directly on +44 (0)1382 787 044 or email email@example.com
For a variety of hotels and B&B’s close to the city centre, view our Accommodation Guide (opens as PDF document).
Our Sustainability Pledge
We recognise the importance of taking care of the environment and the environmental impact of hosting a conference. We commit to running our conference with a reduced environmental impact by working closely with our venues and suppliers to put in place environmentally-friendly policies and best practices wherever possible.
To achieve this, we put the following initiatives in place to reduce our carbon footprint every step of the way and contribute towards a safe and healthy environment.
Getting around Dundee and City Centre Map
Get active out and about in Dundee city. A compact city bursting with places of interest, history, and things to see, it is so easy to get around.
Dundee’s active travel routes in and around the city have been developed over the last few years with a key objective to encourage active travel through walking, cycling and public transport, and deploy sustainable alternatives to decarbonise transport. Read more on Dundee.com Active Travel website.
Download a copy of our City Centre Map (opens as PDF document)
Our Duty of Care
Follow us @sustaining_art and join the online conversation using our official event hashtag #sustainingart2022
Engage with the online community during the conference in the following ways:
- Share your key takeaways using #sustainingart2022
- Search for #sustainingart2022 on Twitter and engage with other attendees
If you would like to find out how you can support Sustaining Art 2022 and participate in the conference, please email Sustainingart2022@dundee.ac.uk
This conference is an affiliated SBMK and INCCA project in partnership with the DJCAD University of Dundee and Dundee & Angus Convention Bureau.
- Adam Lockhart - University of Dundee
- Stephanie de Roemer - Glasgow Life
- Rebecca Gordon - Independent contemporary art historian
- Lorraine Maule - National Galleries of Scotland
With support from Tracy Duncan - Dundee & Angus Convention Bureau
Conference Privacy Statement
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