The Art Appreciation Society is a group that organises lectures on all aspects of art history, exploring an analysing art forms throughout history.
We meet on the last Monday of each month, 10am-12 midday at the Guild. The first meeting will be Monday 26 September 2022.
26 Sept- Alessandra Batty - Art to serve propaganda: Trajan's column
24 Oct - Ian Irvine - British Art in the 1960's
28 Nov – Frank Vigon - Jacques Joseph Tissot, anglicized as James Tissot, was a French painter and illustrator. He was a successful painter of fashionable, modern scenes and society life in Paris before moving to London in 1871. A friend and mentor of the Impressionist painter Edgar Degas
30 Jan - Frank Vigon
27 Feb - Ian Irvine
27 March- Anne Davies - Contemporary Textiles- Looking Beyond Needle and Thread
24 April - Frank Vigon
22 May - Alessanda Batty - The Alexander Mosaic in the House of the Faun (Pompeii)
26 June - Veronica Gatti - Making Art with Stone and Glass Fragments. A talk about Mosaic History and Technique.
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