January 2020

Turner V Constable: The Great British Paint-off!

The Arts Society Chichester Evening
Thursday, January 16, 2020 - 18:30
The Assembly Room, The Council House
North Street Chichester PO19 1LQ

The story of two creative geniuses and their epic rivalry which transformed the art of landscape painting. Their diverse backgrounds and styles are examined head to head. Who is your star painter?

Doors open / drinks served from 6.00pm


Ms Nicola Moorby

An independent art historian specialising in British art of the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. She studied at the University of York and Birkbeck College, London. Formerly a curator at Tate Britain she has curated a number of exhibitions and has published widely on J.M.W. Turner, including contributions to the forthcoming online catalogue of the Turner Bequest. She is also co-editor and author of How to Paint Like Turner (Tate Publishing, 2010). In addition, she has published on Walter Richard Sickert and is co-author of Tate's catalogue of works by the Camden Town Group.