Calendar

September 2019

Tue
24

Princely Patronage In The Italian Renaissance

Introduction and the Court Artist

Thu
26

Leonardo Da Vinci: The Life of the Universal Man

Beginnings, Schooling And Influences

October 2019

Thu
3

Leonardo Da Vinci: The Life of the Universal Man

Masters At Work: Techniques And Mediums

Thu
10

Leonardo Da Vinci: The Life of the Universal Man

Sculpture And The World Of The Antique

Thu
17

Leonardo Da Vinci: The Life of the Universal Man

The Art And The Meaning Of Portraiture

Thu
24

Leonardo Da Vinci: The Life of the Universal Man

Inside The Mind Of Man - Grotesques, Personality & Caricature

Thu
31

Leonardo Da Vinci: The Life of the Universal Man

Obsession With Nature, Anatomical & Experiment

November 2019

Tue
5

Princely Patronage In The Italian Renaissance

A "Restive and Independent City"

Tue
19

Princely Patronage In The Italian Renaissance

Merchants, Monks and Guilds

Wed
20

London: The People Who Shaped A City

Walk: Royal Courts of Justice

Thu
21

Leonardo Da Vinci: The Life of the Universal Man

The Art Of War & Mechanical Engineering

Thu
28

Leonardo Da Vinci: The Life of the Universal Man

His Legacy, School, Influences And Followers

December 2019

Wed
4

London: The People Who Shaped A City

Walk: South Bank of the Thames

January 2020

Tue
14

The History Of Russian Art

Medieval Russian Architecture: The Introduction of Christianity to Russia

Thu
16

Transformation As Art, Ovid’s Metamorphoses

How Things Began, Four Ages Of Mankind, Apollo And Daphne, The Flood (Book 1)

Tue
21

The History Of Russian Art

Russian Icons: Symbolism and Meaning

Wed
22

London: The People Who Shaped A City

Walk: Borough and Southwark

Thu
23

Transformation As Art, Ovid’s Metamorphoses

Jupiter And Io, Phaethon And The Sun Chariot, The Transformation Of Callisto (Books 1 & 2)

Tue
28

The History Of Russian Art

Russian Icons: Westernisation

Thu
30

Transformation As Art, Ovid’s Metamorphoses

Europa And The Bull, Diana And Actaeon, Semele And The Birth Of Bacchus (Books 2 & 3)

February 2020

Thu
6

Transformation As Art, Ovid’s Metamorphoses

Echo And Narcissus, Pentheus And Bacchus, Pyramus And Thisbe (Books 3 & 4)

Tue
11

The History Of Russian Art

Nineteenth Century Russian Art

Thu
13

Transformation As Art, Ovid’s Metamorphoses

Salmacis And Hermaphroditus, Perseus and Andromeda,The Rape Of Proserpine (Books 4 & 5)

Tue
18

The History Of Russian Art

The "World of Art"

Wed
19

London: The People Who Shaped A City

Walk: Londons Theatreland

Thu
20

Transformation As Art, Ovid’s Metamorphoses

Arethusa, Arachne, Leda And The Swan (Books 5 & 6)

Tue
25

The History Of Russian Art

Russian Avant-Garde Art

Thu
27

Transformation As Art, Ovid’s Metamorphoses

Niobe And Her Daughters Tereus, Procne And Philomela, Jason And Medea (Books 6 & 7)

March 2020

Tue
3

The History Of Russian Art

Constructivism and Utilitarian Art

Wed
4

London: The People Who Shaped A City

Walk: north and south of the Euston Road

Thu
5

Transformation As Art, Ovid’s Metamorphoses

Eos And Cephalus, Scylla And Minos, Daedalus And Icarus, Philemon And Baucis (Books 7 & 8)

Tue
10

The History Of Russian Art

Twentieth Century Russian Architecture: Visions of a Better World

Thu
12

Transformation As Art, Ovid’s Metamorphoses

Hercules, Byblis And Her Brother, Iphis And Ianthe, Orpheus And Eurydice (Books 9 & 10)

Tue
17

The History Of Russian Art

Socialist Realism and Beyond

Wed
18

London: The People Who Shaped A City

Walk: South Kensington and Chelsea

Thu
19

Transformation As Art, Ovid’s Metamorphoses

Ganymede, Pygmalion, Death Of Orpheus,Midas, Peleus And Thetis, Ceyx And Alcyone, Battle Of Lapiths And Centaurs, Pythagoras (Books 10-15)

April 2020

Tue
28

Art, Life & Literature on the Cote d’Azur

St. Tropez & Cassis: Making Waves

Wed
29

The Art Of Venice

The Making of Venice

May 2020

Tue
5

Art, Life & Literature on the Cote d’Azur

Le Cannet: Painting Ones Pleasure

Wed
6

The Art Of Venice

From Byzantine Splendour to Renaissance Grandeur

Tue
12
Wed
13

The Art Of Venice

Colour and Poetry

Wed
20

The Art Of Venice

The Vision of the Scuole

Tue
26

Art, Life & Literature on the Cote d’Azur

Cap DAntibes: Tender Is The Night

Wed
27

The Art Of Venice

From Casa-Fondaco to Palladian Villa

June 2020

Tue
2

Art, Life & Literature on the Cote d’Azur

Biot & Cagnes Sur Mer: In Praise Of Beauty

Wed
3

The Art Of Venice

The Last Glow of Venice

Tue
9

Art, Life & Literature on the Cote d’Azur

Vence & St. Paul De Vence: Small, Pure, Clean-Cut

Wed
10

The World of Print

The Market Place for Prints: People, Places and Processes

Tue
16

Art, Life & Literature on the Cote d’Azur

Nice & Saint-Jean-Cap-Ferrat: A Propos De Nice

Wed
17

The World of Print

Reproductive Prints: The Print as a Work of Art

Tue
23

Art, Life & Literature on the Cote d’Azur

Villefranche Sur Mer: Poetic Visions

Wed
24

The World of Print

Imaginative and Ephemeral Prints: Humour and Satire

Tue
30

Art, Life & Literature on the Cote d’Azur

Monte Carlo & Roquebrune Cap Martin: An Act Of Vandalism

July 2020

Wed
1

The World of Print

Landscape and Print: Artists & Experimentation

Rhythm of a Russian Dance Theo van Doesburg 1918

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