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Virginia Woolf: Art, Life and Vision

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In Conversation: A Portrait of Britain

In Conversation: A Portrait of Britain

A part of Late Shift
30 October 2014, 19:00
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
Tickets: £7 (£6 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

To celebrate the Gallery’s publication of a new guide to the highlights of the Collection,  Sandy Nairne, Director of the Gallery, and Dr Tarnya Cooper, Chief Curator, discuss the history of the Gallery and the development of the Collection through time.

Lunchtime Lecture: Black Poppies: Britain’s Black Community & the Great War

Lunchtime Lecture: Black Poppies: Britain’s Black Community & the Great War

  • Lecture

6 November 2014, 13:15
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
Free

Community historian Stephen Bourne explores the military and civilian wartime experiences of Britain's black community from the trenches to the music halls.
Lecture: Moustaches, Whiskers and Beards: A History of Facial Hair

Lecture: Moustaches, Whiskers and Beards: A History of Facial Hair

A part of Late Shift
13 November 2014, 19:00
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
Tickets: £7 (£6 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

Author Lucinda Hawksley looks at the best, the worst and the most hilarious examples of facial hair in the Collection with particular reference to hirsute Victorians, including William Morris and his circle.

Lunchtime Lecture: 'Something of me’ – Portraits of Cecil Beaton

Lunchtime Lecture: 'Something of me’ – Portraits of Cecil Beaton

  • Lecture

20 November 2014, 13:15
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
Free

Cecil Beaton enjoyed being the sitter for portraits by his circle of artist friends as much as he enjoyed photographing them.
Lecture: Warhol/Morris

Lecture: Warhol/Morris

A part of Late Shift
20 November 2014, 19:00
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
Tickets: £7 (£6 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

Turner Prize winning artist Jeremy Deller talks about curating a major exhibition at Modern Art Oxford of work by his two greatest influences.

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