Wendover Buckinghamshire

Art Appreciation

Do come and join us - there are spaces available for new members.

Purpose
To further the knowledge and understanding of art of different eras, styles, movements and techniques to better appreciate art in general.

Format
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.

Contact
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'.

Events
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.
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Latin Understanding Archaeology
Architecture Art 1
Art 2 Art Appreciation
Bird Watching Bowling Ten Pin
Bowls Outdoors Bowls Short Mat
Brewing Studies 1 Brewing Studies 2
Bridge Improvers Canasta
Churches & Cathedrals Computers Beginners
Computing Excel 4 Beginners Country Dancing
Creative Textiles Creative Textiles 2
Creative Writing Discovering Wildflowers
Discussion 1 Discussion 2
Drama Film
Folk Music French 1
French 2 French 3
Gardening 1 Gardening 2
Gardening 3 Genealogy
History Humour
Italian - Beginners Latin -Intermediate
Listening to Music Literature 1
Literature 2 Ology
Opera Photography
Pudding Exchange Rail Rovers
Salsa Science & Technology
Scrabble 1 Singing for Fun
Soft Tennis Spanish for Beginners
Strollers Sunday Lunches
Table Tennis 1 Table Tennis 2
Table Tennis 3 Theatre Local
Transport Ukulele
Understanding Classic Poetry Walking Group
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