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Programme 2022

Tuesday 11th October 2022

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Double Dutch Still Life Paintings.

The Secret Language of Dutch Still Life

Presented by Lynne Gibson

This lecture will be held at The Maltings commencing at 8:00pm

Please note revised venue

CLICK HERE to see directions.

 

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Wednesday 19th October 2022

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Visit to The Courtauld Gallery

Booking details have been forwarded to members in the September Newsletter.

Visit Cancelled

Tuesday 8th November 2022

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Art in the City - Coventry Cathedral

Presented by Alexandra Epps

This lecture will be held on Zoom

Commencing at 8:00pm.

Members will receive joining details by email.

Please note revised Lecture and Venue

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Tuesday 15th November 2022

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Virtual Tour

The Journey of the Unknown Soldier

Presented by London Tour Guide Ruth Polling

This visit will be held on Zoom

Commencing at 11:00am.

Members will receive joining details by email.

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Tuesday 13th December 2022

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Heaven on Earth - The Art of the Byzantine Commonweath

Presented by John Osborne

This lecture will be held on Zoom

Commencing at 8:00pm.

Members will receive joining instructions by email.

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The above programme for the year 2022 will be regularly updated. This has last been undated 14/8/2022

Any further updates will be shown as above.

A list that you can print is also available by clicking on the blue PROGRAMME here which last updated on 27/3/2022

Programme 2023
To print your copy of the programme 2023 cilck HERE 

Tuesday 10th January 2023

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Betty Joel:

Glamour and Innovation in 1930's Design

Presented by Clive Stewart-Lockhart

This lecture will be held on Zoom

Commencing at 8:00pm.

Members will receive joining instructions by email.

Tuesday 17th January 2023

Virtual Tour

A walk around Art Nouveau Vienna

Presented by Claudia

This visit will be held on Zoom

Commencing at 11:00am.

Members will receive joining details by email.

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Wednesady 8th February 2023

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Virtual Tour

The Borghese Gallery Rome

Presented by Stuart Harvey

This visit will be held on Zoom

Commencing at 11:00am.

Members will receive joining details by email.

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Tuesday 14th February 2023

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Simon de Montfort - At Home and At War

Presented by Rupert Willoughby

This lecture will be held on Zoom

Commencing at 8:00pm.

Members will receive joining instructions by email.

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Monday 6th March 2023

Virtual Tour

Tour of Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens

Cape Town

Presented by Waldo Steyn

and tour guide Kirsten Keun

This visit will be held on Zoom

Commencing at 9:30am.

Members will receive joining details by email.

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Tuesday 14th March 2023

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Edward Seago - Landscape Perfectionist & Royal Favourite

Presented by Anthony Russell

This lecture will be held at Alton College

Commencing at 8:00pm.

CLICK HERE to see directions.

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Thursday 30th March to 3rd April 2023

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5 Day tour to Belgium and the Netherlands Including the Mauritshuis and Ghent Cathedral. Click on the Reservations button below to reserve you place on this tour.

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Girl with a Pearl Earring
Johannes Vermeer
Mauritshuis Museum

 

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The Mauritshuis Museum

Ghent Cathedral

Tuesday 11th April 2023

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The Field of Cloth of Gold

6000 Englishmen in France for 18 days - How Did They Do It?

Presented by Joana Mabbutt

This lecture will be held at Alton College

Commencing at 8:00pm.

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CLICK HERE to see directions.

Tuesday 9th May 2023

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Michael Harris : Mdina Glass & Isle of Wight Studio Glass

Presented by Mark Hill

This lecture will be held at The Maltings

Commencing at 8:00pm.

Tuesday 13th June 2023

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The Subtle Science & The Exact Art of Colour in English Garden Design.

Why Gardening can rank as Fine Art

Presented by Timothy Walker

This lecture will be held at The Maltings

Commencing at 8:00pm.

CLICK HERE to see directions.

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Departs 25th June 2023

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6 day visit - The Art & History of Dresden, Saxony Switzerland, Leipzig & Meiβen

With Tailored Travel company.

Click on the Download button below for the Ininary and booking form.

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Tuesday 12th September 2023

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From Errol Flynn to Bottles of Gin:

Literary Portraits and their Afterlives

Presented by Annalie Talent

This lecture will be held at Alton College

Commencing at 8:00pm.

CLICK HERE to see directions.

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Tuesday 10th October 2023

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Mediaeval Illuminated Bestiaries

Presented by Christopher de Hamel

This lecture will be held at The Maltings

Commencing at 8:00pm.

CLICK HERE to see directions.

Tuesday 14th November 2023

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The Extraordinary Life of Misia Sert:

Muse to Renoir, Toulouse-Lautrec, Bonnard & Vuillard: Patron of the Ballet Russes; Concert Pianist

Presented by Julian Halsby

This lecture will be held at The Maltings

Commencing at 8:00pm.

CLICK HERE to see directions.

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Tuesday 12th December 2023

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From Tchaikovsky to Tin Pan Alley

Uplifting music for Christmas

Presented by Sandy Burnett

This lecture will be held at The Maltings

Commencing at 8:00pm.

CLICK HERE to see directions.

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