Welcome to The Arts Society Brighton & Hove

Our Society brings people together through a shared curiosity for the arts.
Our events provide welcoming places to hear expert lecturers share their specialist knowledge about the arts.
Our members contribute to and preserve our artistic heritage through volunteering and grants.
Our work creates a better, healthier and more connected society.

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LOCATION

The Brighthelm Centre
North Road
Brighton
United Kingdom

BN1 1YD

MEETING TIMES

10.45am - 2nd Tuesday


EVENTS

11
October
2022
Brighton
The Brighthelm Centre
North Road
BN1 1YD

Take a look into the era of Impressionism and Baroque art of the nineteenth century period, with well esteemed lecturer Dr Lois Oliver. Her indepth lecture will explore the works of Claude Monet and Peter Paul Rubens. She will also examine the  romantism works of William Turner who revolutionised nineteenth-century painting, and today is recognised as one of the founders of modern art. 

08
November
2022
Brighton
The Brighthelm Centre
North Road
BN1 1YD

A lecture looking at the remarkable and fascinating life and career of landscape and portrait artist Dame Laura Knight who also contributed to the war effort during the 1940s. 

13
December
2022
Brighton
The Brighthelm Centre
North Road
BN1 1YD

Delving into the history of auctioning and how it has transformed the western world as we know it. Lecturer Dr Tom Flynn, investigates into the culture of art auctioning, from high-priced sophisticated auctioning events to the black market methods of exchanging expensive classic painting pieces. But his dicussion begins during the roman period, where the orgins of auctioning began.