Alton Decorative and Fine Arts Society

Alton Decorative and Fine Arts Society - 2019 Programme

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


8 January
Lawrence of Arabia - excavating a legend
Neil Faulkner

12 February
Ups and Downs in the lives of the Impressionists
Carole Petifer

12 March
The mystery of Holbein's 'Ambassadors '
Anthony Russell

9 April
Leonardo da Vinci - Maestro de Desegno at the court of Milan
Leslie Primo.

14 May
John Piper - his art and craft
Jo Walton

11 June
Art in 19th century Venice
Douglas Skeggs

10 September - AGM to start at 7.30pm
Charles Dickens - the man and his life through his characters
Bertie Pearce

8 October
Shackleton's Endurance Expedition - a photographic record
Mark Cottle

12 November
Dame Zaha Hadid
Anthea Streeter

10 December - to start at 7.30pm
The World of Toys
Chloe Sayer