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DateLecture
13 December 2018AS GOOD AS GOLD
15 November 2018THE APPULDURCOMBE COLLECTION AND WHAT HAPPENED TO IT
18 October 2018THE ARTISTS OF MONTMARTRE - "THE PILGRIMS OF BABYLON" Doors open 6:30pm - Lecture starts at 8:00pm
21 June 2018THE EMPEROR QIANLONG (1735-1796) “Ultimate Renaissance Ruler and Fine Art Collector” - LECTURE STARTS AT 19.00
17 May 2018THE SILVER THREAD: SILVER FILIGREE & TRADITIONAL ARTS IN KOSOVO
19 April 2018GAUDI AND CATALAN MODERNISTA ARCHITECTURE
15 March 2018PORTMEIRION ITALIANATE FANTASY VILLAGE IN WALES
15 February 2018THE FOUNDERS AND TREASURES OF THE WALLACE COLLECTION
18 January 2018THE ROLE OF THE ARTS IN THE CYCLE OF CRIME, PRISON & RE-OFFENDING
14 December 2017THE ART OF THE JOKE. MEDIEVAL MONKS TO BANKSY
23 November 2017UNDRESSING ANTIQUES
19 October 2017FABER and FABER: 90 YEARS of EXCELLENCE in COVER DESIGN
15 June 2017James Tissot: the Art, Life and Love of a Victorian Painter.
18 May 2017Mille Miglia - Cars and Culture.
20 April 2017Romance, Pageantry and.........Mud: The Eglinton Tournament and Victorian Medievalism.
16 March 2017The Golden Section in Art and Architecture
16 February 2017Laura Knight: from Newlyn To Nuremburg.
19 January 2017The Ups and Downs in the Lives of the Impressionists along a section of the Seine which has been termed the Cradle of Impressionism.
15 December 2016The Art of Enamelling
17 November 2016The Mystery of Holbein's Ambassadors.
20 October 2016"Thy Trembling Strings" : the Regency Harp and Harp-Lute.
16 June 2016THE ART of CUISINE AND the CUISINE of ART
19 May 2016COOL PAINTING: the ART OF PIERO DELLA FRANCESCA
21 April 2016SICILIAN SPLENDOURS FROM GREECE to the NORMANS
17 March 2016THE GLASGOW BOYS
18 February 2016JAMES WHISTLER
21 January 2016"EVERYTHING IS ART. EVERYTHING IS POLITICS"
17 December 2015NOW YOU SEE IT........ NOW YOU DON'T
19 November 2015WHEN BRITAIN CLICKED:
15 October 2015THE ART OF SEDUCTION
22 September 2015TICKET ONLY FREE EXTRA LECTURE
18 June 2015BATHERS IN ART
21 May 2015WANDERINGS AMONG the NOMADIC TRIBES of IRAN and AFGHANISTAN
16 April 2015HENRY VIII and the FIELD of CLOTH of GOLD.
19 March 2015OUTSIDER ART.
19 February 2015DENYS LASDUN and the NATIONAL THEATRE:
15 January 2015RUSSIAN and SOVIET ART: AN INTRODUCTION to the AVANT-GARDE
15 December 2014POWER, SCANDAL and LOVE: a ROYAL JEWEL for EVERY OCCASION.
20 November 2014ART and the NAPOLEONIC WARS.
09 October 2014MAN RAY the MAGIC MAN
19 June 2014OUT OF THE BLUE: THE STORY OF BLUE IN ART.
15 May 2014FRIDA KAHLO AND DIEGO RIVERA: THE GOLDEN AGE OF MEXICAN PAINTING.
17 April 2014FROM PHAETONS TO PHANTOMS: 100 YEARS OF COACH BUILDING.
20 March 2014UP TO A POINT: PYRAMIDS IN BRITAIN AND IRELAND.
20 February 2014BEAUTY AND THE BIZARRE: THE ART OF HELLENISTIC GREECE
16 January 2014BASINGSTOKE: AND ITS CONTRIBUTION TO WORLD CULTURE.
16 December 2013HEDONISTIC PARIS: LIFE, ART and CULTURE in PARIS DURING THE JAZZ AGE 1920/30
21 November 2013ART AND THE GARDEN: SETTING AND SYMBOLISM
10 October 2013ANTONY GORMLEY
20 June 2013Verdi and Victoria: National Icons
16 May 2013Are You Sitting Comfortably?
18 April 2013Revealing the Beauty of Nature : The Landscape Art of Andy Goldsworthy
21 March 2013Legend and Lustre: Jim Thompson and Thai Silk
21 February 2013Secret Beauty: Hidden messages in Pictorial Composition.
17 January 2013London's Changing Skyline: Its Past, Present and Future.
13 December 2012Venice and Her Music
15 November 2012What the Dickens: The Life and Times of Charles Dickens. To Celebrate his Bi-Centenary
11 October 2012Stunners: Pre-Raphaelite Models and Muses.
26 June 2012Wonderworkers and The Art of Illusion
17 May 2012Fine Art Forgery: Craftsmanship or Conjuring trick?
19 April 2012Rembrandt: Family, Faces and Friends
15 March 2012Mary Magdalene: A Character Assassination In Art
16 February 2012The Great Age of the Poster
19 January 2012Jennie Churchill: Winston’s American Mother, Style Icon, Pushy Mother or Ambitious Seductress?
02 December 2011We Three Kings: Music, Art, Legends and Poetry Inspired by the Magi
17 November 2011Symbolist Painting: The Age of Decadence1880-1910
13 October 2011I am a Genius: Artistic Identity and the Changing Status of Artists

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AS GOOD AS GOLD Alexandra Epps Thursday 13 December 2018

Experience the story of gold and its significance and symbolism within the history of art. Gold, the colour of the sun; of divinity; of status; of love.  Creations ancient and contemporary, sacred and profane - all glitters is certainly gold....

Join us for Alexandra Epps lecture As Good As Gold on Thursday 13th December.