Lectures 2016-17

To see a biography of one of our lecturers, click on the name.
Except for the meeting in November, lectures will be at the Art Workers' Guild, 6 Queen Square London WC1N 3AT and  will begin at 6 p.m.
Wine is served after evening lectures.

Thursday 13
October 2016
  LECTURE   Caroline Campbell  

Between life and death: Giovanni Bellini’s Madonna of the Meadow

Saturday 26
November 2016
  (after the AGM which starts at 14:00)
  The Maria Shirley Lecture   Glyn Davies   The power of Pygmalion: secular stories on medieval caskets of ivory and bone
  NB: This will be held at Friends House

Tuesday 24
January 2017
  LECTURE   Joachim Strupp  

The vaults of heaven: Roman ceilings of the Baroque

Wednesday 22
February 2017
  LECTURE   Peter Bryden  

Social realism and Victorian art

Monday 13
March 2017
  LECTURE   Paula Nuttall  

Hans Memling and Italy

Tuesday 11th
April 2017
  LECTURE   Tag Gronberg  

On the scent of Art Deco

Wednesday 17
May 2017
  LECTURE   Carmen Fracchia  

Juan de Pareja: slave painter at the Spanish Court in the seventeenth century

Monday 5
June 2017
  LECTURE   Clare Barlow   What is ‘Queer British Art?

  • Lectures are free to members of The London Art History Society and of the Birkbeck History of Art Society; visiting full-time students £3.00; other non-members £5.00. No need to pre-book !
  • Evening lectures are followed by a small social gathering with wine at which it is possible to discuss the lecture with fellow members and to talk to the lecturer.
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For previous lecture programmes see the Archive of events

For a biographical directory of our lecturers since 2003 see Biographies

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Updated: 02 May 2017