LECTURES

This is our annual programme to June 2019, of 10 monthly lectures, by top experts, which cover a wide range of the arts.

The lectures take place in the convenient and prestigious location of the National Portrait Gallery's Ondaatje Wing Theatre.

When space is available members may bring one guest to lectures, by prior arrangement only with the Membership Secretary, for a fee of £7. An individual may attend twice as a guest during the membership year.

Contact: lectures@theartssocietywestminster.org

PLEASE NOTE:

FIRST LECTURE SESSION

Doors open 1.15pm

Please be seated by 1.40pm for introduction and notices

Lecture will end at 3pm


SECOND LECTURE SESSION

Doors open at 3.15pm

Please be seated by 3.30pm for introduction and notices

Lecture will end at 4.45pm

19 September 2018

LIFE AND TIMES OF THE SUNDIAL

Lecturer Kevin Karney                                              

20 February 2019

THE ARTS AND CRAFTS

OF KASHMIR

Lecturer Zara Fleming                                             

17 October 2018

CELEBRATING

THE ROYAL ACADEMY:

its 250THAnniversary 1768 - 2018

Lecturer Pamela Campbell-Johnston                                             

20 March 2019

THE WALLACE & FRICK COLLECTION: and their tantalising connections with Knole

Lecturer Hilary Williams                                             

21 November 2018

DAME ZAHA HADID

Lecturer Anthea Streeter                                             

24 April 2019

BEAUTIFUL MONSTERS:

heroic armour of the Italian Renaissance

Lecturer Tobias Capwell                                             

12 December 2018

THAT PRETTY GERMAN TOY:

thoughts on the Christmas Tree

Lecturer Peter Medhurst                                               

15 May 2019

UNDRESSING ANTIQUES

Lecturer Mark Hill                                              

16 January 2019

HAMPTON COURT

AFTER 500 YEARS

Lecturer Jonathan Foyle                                             

19 June 2019

MEDIEVAL PARIS AND LONDON:

a comparison of style and splendour

Lecturer Mark Corby                                             

INTRODUCTION

ABOUT US

VISITS & TOURS

LECTURES

STUDY DAYS

YOUNG ARTS

CHURCH RECORDING

HERITAGE VOLUNTEERS

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