Alton Decorative and Fine Arts Society

Alton Decorative and Fine Arts Society - 2018 Programme

All lectures are held in The Forum, Alton College unless otherwise indicated.

2018

9 January
Happy and Glorious - a thousand years of English Coronations
Barbara Askew

13 February
The Golden Section - divine proportion in Art and Architecture
Alexandra  Epps

13 March
Bringing back the Needle - the story of an obelisk
Clive Barham-Carter

10 April
'Cassandre style' from Kharkov to Hercule Poirot
Charles Harris

8 May
Glass in Paintings  
To be held at Alton Maltings Centre

Jane Gardiner

12 June
Faber and Faber - its' design and history
To be held at Alton Maltings Centre

Tony Faber

11 September
AGM and memorial lecture - Anthony Gormley
Rosalind Whyte

9 October
The Holland Park Circle
Jennifer Toynbee-Holmes

13 November
The Shakers of North America - their beliefs, architecture and artifacts
John Ericson

11 December - To start at 7.30pm.
The Art of Snow and Ice - how artists transformed the winter landscape
To be held at Alton Maltings Centre

Sue Jackson