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January 2018

Michael Harris – Mdina Glass and Isle of White Studio Glass

January 8, 2018 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Brockenhurst Village Hall, Highwood Road
Brockenhurst, Hampshire SO42 7RY United Kingdom
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Michael Harris - Mdina Glass and Isle of White Studio Glass - a talk by Mark Hill Michael Harris – Mdina Glass & Isle of Wight Studio Glass Michael Harris was one of the innovators of the international studio glass movement and transformed 20thC glass and its creation. His pioneering work at Mdina Glass on Malta and, later, at Isle of Wight Studio Glass is examined, including influences, production techniques, major ranges and the heritage he left behind.

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February 2018

The Artists of Montmartre ‘The Pilgrims of Babylon

February 12, 2018 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Brockenhurst Village Hall, Highwood Road
Brockenhurst, Hampshire SO42 7RY United Kingdom
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The Artists of Montmartre 'The Pilgrims of Babylon ' a talk by Douglas Skeggs There is no name more evocative of Bohemian life than Montmartre. The garden cafes, dancehalls, cabarets, and studios of Montmartre became the inspiration to some of France’s greatest artists. From the Moulin de la Galette where Renoir painted Parisians dancing, to Toulouse Lautrec’s vivid images of the Moulin Rouge, to the shabby garrets of the Bateau Lavoir where a group of artists headed by Picasso painted…

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March 2018

Christopher Marlowe – Poet and Spy

March 12, 2018 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Brockenhurst Village Hall, Highwood Road
Brockenhurst, Hampshire SO42 7RY United Kingdom
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Christopher Marlowe - Poet and Spy - a talk by Giles Ramsey When men were prepared to murder and be martyred for their religious faith, and the Elizabethan security services were zealously gathering intelligence against a militant enemy, a Golden Age of Theatre emerged in England. Assassinated at the age of 29, Christopher Marlowe was very much a man of his times.

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April 2018

As Good as Gold

April 9, 2018 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Brockenhurst Village Hall, Highwood Road
Brockenhurst, Hampshire SO42 7RY United Kingdom
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As Good as Gold  - a talk by Alexander Epps   in celebration of the Golden Anniversary of NADFAS The story of gold – 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 that glitters is certainly gold …. Official Guide and Lecturer at Tate Modern, Tate Britain and Guildhall Art Gallery. Pallant House Gallery Lecturer. City Lit…

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May 2018

Celebrating the Royal Academy of Arts 250th Anniversary

May 14, 2018 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Brockenhurst Village Hall, Highwood Road
Brockenhurst, Hampshire SO42 7RY United Kingdom
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Celebrating the Royal Academy of Arts 250th Anniversary - a talk by Pamela Campbell- Johnson Britain's oldest fine arts institution will be celebrating its 250th Anniversary in 2018   The Royal Academy has an illustrious history that spans from the mid 18th century through to the 21st Century. We contemplate its past and review its various homes before settling on its current Mayfair location in Burlington House.   This fully illustrated talk explores a selection of its ground-breaking temporary loan…

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June 2018

Dazzle Disguise and Disruption in War and Art

June 11, 2018 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Brockenhurst Village Hall, Highwood Road
Brockenhurst, Hampshire SO42 7RY United Kingdom
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Dazzle  - Disguise and Disruption in War and Art . A talk by James Taylor While it is a constant throughout history that conflict has inspired and engendered great art, it is a much rarer event for art to impact directly upon the vicissitudes of war. Yet, in the course of the First World War, a collision of naval strategy and the nascent modern art movement, led to some two thousand British ships going to sea as the largest painted…

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