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12 Aug Lecture – Christopher Wood, an English painter
17 Sept Lecture & AGM – Art of the River
14 Oct Lecture – Love and Delusion: the Artist Wives of Stanley Spencer
Spin and propaganda in art throughout the ages
17 Nov Study Day – The Housekeeper’s Tale: The Women who really ran the
English Country House
09 Dec Lecture – The Christmas Story in Renaissance Art
13 Jan Lecture – Turner vs Constable: the Great British Paint-Off
19 Jan Study Day – A Brave New World: Paintings of the Industrial and Technological Age
10 Feb Lecture – Post-war Australian Painting
10 Mar Lecture – A Garden like no Other: Edward James & Las Posas
14 Apr Lecture – Faces, Figures and Forms: Exploring Sculpture in the UK’s Public Art
28 April Virtual Visit – Secrets of Henry VIII’s Palace: A Virtual Tour of Hampton Court
12 May Lecture – Medieval Illuminated Bestiaries
25 May Study Day – Swedish Grace: A hundred years of Swedish Art and Design
09 June Lecture – The Bronzes of Ife and Benin, and an Historical View of the Art and
Sculpture of Nigeria
14 July Extra Lecture – The Portraits of Elizabeth I
15 Sept Lecture & AGM – AGM – Clara, Rhino Superstar, Artistic Inspiration and
Wonder of the Grand Tour