Art History


Activity

Where and when

We meet at 10am on the first Monday of the month in the Bowden Room.

Contact details

Linda Carruthers 01858 410019


News

Art History – December meeting

We will watch a DVD: Quentin Blake:  Paintings from the National Gallery to tie in with Compton Verney exhibition until 17th December and a second DVD: Soup Cans & Superstars – How Pop Art Changed The World.  Some interesting discussion will follow the DVDs.  Linda Carruthers.

Art History – October & November meetings

A change of plan for the November meeting.  As we are now watching a DVD of Bauhaus in October, for the November meeting we shall watch ‘Encounters: The Meeting of Asia and Europe 1500 – 1800’.  Linda Carruthers.

Art History – October meeting

Our next meeting at 10am on October 2nd in the Bowden Room will feature ‘The Meeting of Asia & Europe 1500 – 1800’ and will be followed by discussion.  Linda Carruthers.

Art History – September meeting

Our September meeting will include Thomas Gainsborough, Corot to Monet A Fresh Look at Landscape, Close Examination: Fakes, Mistakes and Discoveries.  All DVDs followed by discussion.  Linda Carruthers.

Art History – September meeting

September meeting Thomas Gainsborough, Corot to Monet A Fresh Look at Landscape, Close Examination: Fakes, Mistakes and Discoveries.  All DVDs followed by discussion.  Linda Carruthers.

Art History – June meeting

The meeting on June 5th will be ‘Baroque from St Peter’s to St Paul’s’ as we were unable to use this DVD in April owing to its late arrival.  Baroque architecture will be followed by discussion.  Linda Carruthers.

Art History – May meeting

The group will not be meeting in May as the first Monday of the month is a Bank Holiday.  Details of our June meeting will follow in April.  Linda Carruthers.

Art History – November & December meetings

At our next meeting on 7th November we will be watching a video by Brian Sewell on the subject of Hieronymus Bosch.  At our meeting on 5th December we will watch a DVD about Caravaggio, kindly lent by one of our members, followed by discussion.  Linda Carruthers.

Art History – August & September meetings

The Art History group will meet at 10am on Monday, 1st August, in the Bowden Room at the Congregational Church.  This time we will be continuing with Alan Yentob’s DVD on Leonardo da Vinci, followed by discussion. At our meeting at 10am on Monday, September 5th, we will show a DVD on Baroque Artists followed […]