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Lecture & Visits Reports

An Englishman in New York - The Art of Lord Duveen

(11th June 2024)

Mark Meredith

What have the Huguenots ever done for us?

(14th May 2024)

Vivian Lawes

A bit of a Carry On

(9th April 2024)

Tyler Butterworth

The Art and Culture of fin-de-siecle Vienna

(12th March 2024)

Gavin Plumley

The men who made Menswear

(13th February 2024)

Russell Nash

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From Tchaikovsky to Tin Pan Alley

Uplifting music for Christmas

(12th December 2023)

Sandy Burnett

The Extraordinary Life of Misia Sert; Muse to Ronoir, Toulouse-Lautrec, Bonnard, Vuillard: patron of the Ballet Russes, concert pianist and fashion icon.

(14th November 2023)

Julian Halsby

From Errol Flynn to Bottles of gin;

Literary Portraits and their Afterlives

(12th September 2023)

Annalie Talent

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

Why Gardening can rank as Fine Art

(13th June 2023)

Timothy Walker

The Romance of the Letterbox

(9th May 2023)

Tony Cross

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David Hockney - The Old Master.

(11th April 2023)

Douglas Skeggs

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Simon de Montfort at home and at war – Odiham Castle.

(14th February 2023)

Rupert Willoughby

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Betty Joel; Glamour and Innovation in 1930's design

(10th January 2023)

Clive Stewart-Lockhart

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Art in the City - Coventry Cathedral

(8th November 2022)

Alexandre Epps

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Double Dutch - Still Life Paintings

The Secret Language of Dutch Still Life.

(11th October 2022)

Lynne Gibson

 

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English Caricature from Hogarth to Punch

​(13th September 2022)

By Andrew Davies

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How to read the English Country Church

(14th June 2022)

Presented br Dr Rev Nichols Henderson

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Visit to Bologna

(May 2022)

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Architecture and Photography = Art

(10th May 2022)

Presented by Brian Stater

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Dowager Empress Cixi

(12th April 2022)

Presented by David Rosier 

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Treasures of the Black Tent

(8th March  2022)

Presented by Brian MacDonnald 

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Boulevards and Balconies

(11th February  2022)

Presented by Jacqueline Cockburn 

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Packing up the Nation

(11th January 2022)

Presented by Caroline Shenton

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Elizabeth to Elizabeth

(14th December 2021)

Presented by Valerie Woodgate

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The Borgias - The most infamous family in history.

(9th November 2021)

Presented by Sarah Dunant

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The Representation of Women in Western Art - Special Interest Day

(28th October 2021)

Presented by Linda Smith

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Centuries of  Childhood: Portraits of Children from Holbein to Freud

(12th October 2021)

Presented by Dr Amy Orrock

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The Lute and Old Master Paintings

(14th September 2021)

Presented by Adam Bisiakiewicz

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Oscar Wilde - Up Close (8th June 2021)

Presented by Giles Ramsay

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Passionate Potters (11th May 2021)

Presented by Julian Richards

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Painting the Land of the Midnight sun.

Romantic visions of Norway. (13th April 2021)

Presented by Stella Grace Lyons

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