We’re delighted to introduce you to our 2018/2019 Programme of art lectures, travel and social activities.
We’ve a culture packed calendar including: The Modern: Street Art, Scandinavian design and crafts movement; The Classics: Lectures covering Velázquez, Holbein, Rubens and more; The Ancient: Petra the Caravan City of the Ancient Arabs. Artefacts in The Ifergan Collection, the Roman ruins of Baelo Claudia, Cadiz, Rock Art from Sulawesi to Spain, and memories of Al-Andaluz. We’ve included Cultures’ Protagonists: Lawrence of Arabia, Dickens, Wilde. There’s a Conundrum: What really happened on Easter Island? Join us to hear about The Controversial: Hard Drink and Harlots, Art that Shocked and Scandalised, and The Story of the Nude in Art. This year our Travel and Day Trips include Mallorca, the Pearl of the Mediterranean, a trip to Malaga’s Glass Museum, Cadiz, and a visit to the studio of artist Jose Maria Córdoba. Socially we’re Celebrating our 30th Anniversary. Make sure you join us this season for a exhilarating, cultural journey that’s sociable, friendly and sure to inspire you.