Special Interest Days 2022

These special interest days will take place at the Riverhouse Barn Arts Centre in Walton and normally take the form of two lectures in the morning.

Previous years’ programmes for special interest days 202120202019, 201820172016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 20092008, 2007.


21st April 2022  

David Rosier, ‘Chinese Formal & Informal Court Costume (1644-1911)  ‘A Journey through & beyond the Imperial Wardrobe’           

Tickets available from 10 March

Registration: 10.00 Lecture commences 10.30

Chinese Symbol Dragon Robe
Chinese Symbol Dragon Robe

 

Chinese Princess Roundel 1750
Chinese Princess Roundel 1750

 


22nd September 2022

Linda Collins, ‘The Royal Art Collection of Elizabeth II:  70 years its Guardian’

Tickets available 14 July.

Registration: 10.00 Lecture commences 10.30

Chinese Symbol Dragon Robe

Sir Herbert James Gunn (1893-1964), Queen Elizabeth II in Coronation Robes, 1953-54, oil on canvas, 244.5 x 152.9 cm

Copyright The Arts Society Walton, 2017
Canaletto (Giovanni Antonio Canal), A View of Walton Bridge, 1754, by permission of the trustees of Dulwich Picture Gallery, London