All Lectures start at 1.30 unless stated otherwise.
Programme for 2016/2017
In Search of the Queen of Sheba
Speaker : Ms Louise Schofield
David Hockney : Art as Biography
Speaker : Dr Peter Webb
Sun and Snow – Nordic Landscapes
Speaker : Tim Stimpson
This talk replaces the talk The strange history of Buckingham Palace
7th February 2017
An acoustic presentation with music and chat
Speaker : Snake Davis
Power, Propaganda and Men in Tights
Speaker : Mrs Linda Smith
Lest We Forget: The moving story of Britain’s War Memorials
Speaker : Mr Andrew Davies
Nicholas and Alexandra : Tyrants and Martyrs of Imperial Russia
Speaker : Mr Douglas Skeggs
Sir Joseph Banks : Discover the man behind Britain’s finest voyager art of the 18th and 19th centuries.
Speaker : Mr James Taylor
1.00p.m. AGM, followed by:
The Conservation of paintings, polychrome, sculptures and frames.
Speaker : Ms Julia Korner