Programme Membership year 2021/22 The lecture programme is subject to change so keep checking back to the website for the latest information about lectures. 22nd June 2022 Gavin Plumley Bruegel - The Seasons and the World In 1565, Pieter Bruegel the Elder was commissioned to create a series of paintings for a dining room in Antwerp. The images, charting the course of a year, changed the way we view the world through art. Landscape had previously been a decorative backdrop to dramas both sacred and profane. But in Bruegel's hands the landscape and our interaction with it became the focus. Looking at paintings such as The Return of the Herd, Hunters in the Snow and The Gloomy Day, this lecture explores how Bruegel pioneered a whole new way of thinking about the environment and our individual places within a shifting cosmos. Pieter Bruegel the Elder - Hunters in the Snow (Winter) 1565 27th July 2022 (Social) Lars Tharp An Evening with… We were last able to hold a social evening three years ago in 2019 and this year we shall be returning to the Charles Palmer Suite at the County Cricket Ground, now renamed the Upton Steel County Ground. Many of you will know this as Grace Road but access is from Curzon Road off Duncan Road, Sat Nav LE2 8EB. Adequate free parking is available inside the ground. Click here for the covering letter and booking form Click here for the map to find the venue 28th September 2022 More information later. 26th October 2022 23rd November 2022 ooo000ooo Please keep checking back with the web site for the latest information.
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Programme      Membership year 2021/2022   22nd June 2022 Gavin Plumley  Bruegel - The Seasons and the World  In 1565, Pieter Bruegel the Elder was commissioned to create a series of paintings for a dining room in Antwerp. The images, charting the course of a year, changed the way we view the world through art. Landscape had previously been a decorative backdrop to dramas both sacred and profane. But in Bruegel's hands the landscape and our interaction with it became the focus.   Looking at paintings such as The Return of the Herd, Hunters in the Snow and The Gloomy Day, this lecture explores how Bruegel pioneered a whole new way of thinking about the environment and our individual places within a shifting cosmos.  Pieter Bruegel the Elder - Hunters in the Snow (Winter) 1565   27th July 2022 (Social) Lars Tharp	 An Evening with…  We were last able to hold a social evening three years ago in 2019 and this year we shall be returning to the Charles Palmer Suite at the County Cricket Ground, now renamed the Upton Steel County Ground. Many of you will know this as Grace Road but access is from Curzon Road off Duncan Road, Sat Nav LE2 8EB.  Adequate free parking is available inside the ground.   Click here for the covering letter and booking form Click here for the map to find the venue    28th September 	2022	More information later.  26th October 2022 		 23rd November	2022	  ooo000ooo  Please keep checking back with the web site for the latest information.
Web site and mobile phone pages designed, created and maintained by Janet Groome, Handshake Computer Training