The Arts Society Coventry

We regret to announce that, due to the rapid spread of the COVID-19 virus, the inauguration of The Arts Society Coventry, due to be held at the Herbert Art Gallery and Museum on the 24th March, will be postponed until September 2020. 

The inaugural lecture 'Selfies, self-expression and the Victorian carte de visite' from popular accredited lecturer and BBC Antiques Roadshow expert, Mark Hill, will be rescheduled to a later date.

The lectures listed below will take place, but the dates may change.  Details about the new dates for the lecture programme will be made available on this website shortly.

Those who have already joined The Arts Society Coventry can either retain their membership for the revised annual programme commencing in September, or can request a full refund of their membership fee by contacting membership.coventry@theartssociety.org.

 

 

TO JOIN PLEASE CONTACT THE SOCIETY

LOCATION

The Herbert Art Gallery & Museum
Jordan Well
Coventry
United Kingdom

CV1 5QP

MEETING TIMES

6.30pm - 4th Tuesday of each month


EVENTS

22
September
2020

Coventry is not the first place most people associate with medieval buildings yet, despite the horror of the blitz, much survives including buildings of great charm and quality.

27
October
2020

Titian’s Venus of Urbino is just one of a number of Renaissance masterpieces that celebrate the beauty of the female form. But who were the women who modelled for such paintings?

24
November
2020

Raphael is often referred to as one of the three giants of the High Renaissance in Italy, alongside Michelangelo and Leonardo da Vinci, yet his fame and position in the canon of art history may seem hard to explain.