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.
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.
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.