Lecture programmes

Architecture: Dame Zaha Hadid

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Wednesday 3 October 2018 Anthea Streeter Anthea Streeter studied Fine and Decorative Arts in…

The Age of Jazz

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Wednesday 7 November 2018 Sandy Burnett After studying music at St Catharine’s College, Cambridge…

When Cotton Was King. The Architectural Legacy of 19th Century Manchester

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Wednesday 5 December 2018 Please note that this lecture will be held at Fylde…


The Whole Art of the Book

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Wednesday 6 February 2019 Dominic Riley A bookbinder, artist and teacher, Dominic Riley first…

The Artist As a Reporter

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Wednesday 6 March 2019 Jo Walton Jo Walton has combined teaching and lecturing with…

The World’s Most Expensive Art

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Wednesday 3 April 2019 Ian Swankie A Londoner with a passion for art and…


Movers and Shakers: The Women Who Built American Institutions

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Wednesday 1 May 2019 Deborah Jenner Deborah Jenner is an American-born art historian; she…

From Venice to Sheffield: John Ruskin’s Passion for Art, Craft & Social Justice

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Wednesday 5 June 2019 Simon Seligman Simon Seligman studied art and architectural history at Warwick University,…

Breeches, Bonnets and Bags: Fashion in Art

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Wednesday 3 July 2019 Rosalind Whyte Rosalind Whyte has a BA and MA from…