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SOUTH WEST AREA HISTORY OF ARTS COURSE TAUNTON 2020
Thursday 20 February 2020

AM I MISSING SOMETHING?

A course investigating aspects of art and their interpretation taken over five consecutive Thursdays from 20th February 2020.

Course Tutors - Geri Parlby and Jeni Fraser

Venue - Castle House (Museum of Somerset), Castle Green, Taunton.

Coffee from 10.30 am; sessions begin at 11.00 am.

Fee for the 5-day course - £130  NB Non members are welcome to apply for this course

The topics covered:

20th February. From Hogarth to The Birth of Fleet Street. The early art of propaganda and political satire.

27th February. Fifty Shades of Red. How the colour red has inspired artists throughout history.

5th March. Obelisks, Hieroglyphs, Sphinxes and Pyramids: Egyptian Revivalism in the 19th and 20th centuries

12th March. A Femninine Hand - Women artists across the ages.

19th March. A brush with death: Medicine in Art throughout the ages and a toxic tale of poisonous paint pigments.

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