Events


London Study Tour 2-5 November 2017 Arthur Parker and Dan Evans will be leading a study tour of London staying at the 4* Doubletree by Hilton Hyde Park Hotel. The hotel is situated on the Bayswater Road close to Queensway (Central line) and Bayswater (Circle and District lines) Tube Stations. VISITS PLANNED En route: Sandham Memorial Chapel (Stanley Spencer murals) ING Corporate Collection (Moorgate) Artists’ Studios: Vanessa Jackson...

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Peter Brown is a British Impressionist painter , a Manchester graduate now living and working  in Bath, who has developed a plein air style never relying on photographic images. His lively open air style where he enjoys the interaction with passersby has led to his being popularly known as ” Pete the Street” ! He was elected to the New English Art Club in 1998. In addition he is a formidable portrait painter and in 2008...

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Peter Lord is an art historian who specialises in the study of the visual culture of Wales.  He has particular interests in the artisan painters of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, in the imaging of industrial Wales in the first half of the twentieth century, and in the theoretical questions which arise from the study of visual culture in a nation regarded as marginal to the mainstream of western art history.   He wrote...

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Stella Lyons is a Cardiff based art historian. Educated in Cardiff, she gained a BA [1st Class Hons.] in the History of Art at Bristol University during which she spent a year in Florence studying the art of the Renaissance. More recently, as part of her MA course at Warwick University she has been studying aspects of art in Venice. She has created a following for her lectures in art both locally and now nationally having been...

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Visits Planned We take our exec coach from our designated pick up point in Cardiff and travel to Heathrow for our BA schedule flight to Basel at 18.35h. On arrival we will be met by a transfer rep and transported to our central hotel in Colmar where we stay 5 nights on a BB basis, with dinner included at the hotel on the final evening. (A 3 course  menu with drinks package.) Wednesday 2nd May Private coach from Colmar to Strasbourg....

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Sean Vicary Sean initially studied painting but became increasingly attracted to working in time-based media. Found objects, even detritus, serve to stimulate the creation of his Animated Landscapes or assemblages. ” I am currently working with ideas of the uncanny , re-wilding and contemporary manifestations of Genius Loci “, ipse dixit. His work is in demand and seen all over the world from Finland to Korea. He now lives...

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