2021

Jan 5 Lecture The Adoration of the Magi
Jan 14 Visit British Baroque Art
Feb 2 Lecture The Hidden World of Canal Architecture
Feb 16 Walk Live Zoom walk around Tokyo
Feb 25 Visit Grand Tour of Bermondsey
March 2 Lecture The Colour Blue in Western Art
March 5 Study Day Donatello and the Sculpture of the Italian Renaissance
March 16 Visit The Huguenots in London
April 6 Lecture Moorish Architecture: The Legacy of a Vanished Kingdom
April 20 Visit Charles I – Absolute Monarch to Civil War 1540-1650
May 4 Lecture William Hogarth: Harlots, Rakes and Crashing China Pots. This is a “Bring Friends Free” lecture.
May 25 Visit Wallace Collection: Making Connections with Art
June 1 Lecture Cloisters: Remarkable Cathedral Survivors
June 11 Study Morning Galle, Lalique and their influence on Glassmakers
June 17 Visit Female Artists
July 6 Lecture The English Face Unmask’d – 500 Years of Portraiture, Materials and Techniques
July 14 Visit Tour of Alnwick Castle, its grounds & interiors and highlights of the Collection
Aug 3 Lecture The British Stable: An Architectural & Historical Survey
Aug 12 Visit Treasures of the Borghese Gallery in Rome
Sept 7 Lecture Music in Art. This is a “Bring Friends Free” lecture
Sept 14 Visit The Bridges of London
Oct 5 Lecture Double Dutch: The secret language of Dutch still life paintings
Oct 14 Visit Legal walk of London
Oct 27 Study Morning Spanish Arts in the Golden Age
Nov 2 Lecture A Paradise Garden: The Arts of Medieval Natural Symbols
Nov 17 Visit The Archaeology of Crossrail
Dec 7 Lecture A brief story of wine
Dec 14 Visit Sir Peter Lely’s famous paintings of “The Windsor Beauties” now in Hampton Court Palace

2022

Jan 20 Visit Live visit to Tate Modern
Feb 1 Lecture Rituals and Riches: The History of the Southern Indian Temple
Feb 7 Visit Backstage Tour of the Royal Albert Hall
Feb 16 Study Morning The Silk Road
March 1 Lecture Industrialism and Revival: How It Changed the World of Architecture
Mar 17 Visit Day visit to Oxford
April 5 Lecture The Macclesfield Psalter
April 27 Visit Live visit to the Olympic Park
May 3 Lecture Historical Materials and Techniques of Painting in the 15th to 18th Centuries. This is a “Bring Friends Free” lecture.
May 18 Visit Live visit to Henry Moore’s House at Much Hadham, Herts
May 31 Study morning The Age of Dutch Art
June 7 Lecture Denys Ladun and the National Theatre: Architectural Masterpiece or was Prince Charles right?
June 9 Visit Tour of Vintners’ Hall in the City
July 5 Lecture New Arts for the New Society: Art in the Service of the Russian Revelution
July 14 Visit Live London Mitthreaum and Roman London Walk
Aug 2 Lecture The Glasgow Boys and Glasgow Girls: The Scottish Colourists and the French Connection
Sept 24 Visit A Night to Remember: Westminster Abbey Historical & Musical Evening Tour with the Purcell Club Singers

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