Do come and join us - there are spaces available for new members.
To further the knowledge and understanding of art of different eras, styles, movements and techniques to better appreciate art in general.
The meetings are a combination of presentations and talks by the group members, or external speakers, and DVD documentaries. We also plan to arrange visits to art galleries and exhibitions. At intervals during the year, group members pay a small contribution towards the cost of the room hire and refreshments.
Where and When
Our meetings take place at St.Anne's Hall, Aylesbury Road, Wendover HP22 6JG. Parking spaces are available at the venue. The meetings are held on the 3rd Thursday each month between 2.00 PM to 4.00 PM, including a refreshments break.
We currently have spaces in the group. Please contact the convenor, for more information or before attending the first meeting, via the 'click to send a message'.
The events going ahead as planned below are subject to any government restrictions re COVID.
|Dates for your Diary|
|Thu Oct 21st||ART DECO|
Art Deco is a style of visual arts, it emerged in France before World War One. Deco influenced the designs of buildings, jewellery, fashion, art and many everyday household objects. The talk will include the major artist Tamara De Lempicka and show the amazing Art Deco architecture from around the world.
Talk by group member - J Ma.
|Thu Nov 18th||DESERT ISLAND PAINTINGS|
Which eight paintings would I choose to be stranded with, and why? And what did I reject in making my choices?
Talk by group member - G Je.
|Thu Dec 16th||ART QUIZ|
Quiz by group member - J Ma.
|Thu Jan 20th 2022||FASHION IN ART: 1837 - 1901|
A talk about the changes in women’s fashion during the reign of Queen Victoria through the art of the period.
Talk by group member - D Ga.