Our next lecture 27th September 2018
When Britain clicked – photography from the Swinging Sixties
Speaker Brian Stater will look at the golden age of the 1960s when photographers like David Bailey and Terence Donovan revolutionised the way in which society in general viewed fashion and popular culture.
25th October 2018 Alexandra Epps’ lecture As Good as Gold – its significance and symbolism in the History of Art, was first created to celebrate the Arts Society’s Golden Anniversary. Looking at creations ancient, contemporary, sacred and profane she shows that all that glisters certainly is gold.
Barry Venning – Giles, His Life, Times and Cartoons. A joyful way to end our summer season
Dale Chihuly – Glass artist of monumental installations
Capability Brown – Post Baroque, naturalistic, English Landscape gardener
World War 1 – Wilfred Own, Poetry, Art and Music
Foreigners in London 1520-1677 – Artists who changed the course of British Art.
Antony Gormley – A Body of Work.
Gustav Klimt: Craftsmanship and Sensuality.
Masters of the Sea: Highlights of Maritime Art
The Ship Burial at Sutton Hoo
Piero della Francesca:The Light of the North meets the Logic of the South
Sicily: The Kingdom of the Sun
Thomas Heatherwick: The Leonardo of our Times