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Lunchtime Lecture: Picturing Ava Gardner: Performance and Photography

Lunchtime Lecture: Picturing Ava Gardner: Performance and Photography

7 December 2017, 13:15
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
Tickets: £3 (£2 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

Kendra Bean and Anthony Uzarowski, co-authors of  Ava Gardner: A Life in Movies, look at the creation and development of the actress’ status one of the central figures of Hollywood’s Golden Age.


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Lunchtime Lecture: How Cézanne crept into England

Lunchtime Lecture: How Cézanne crept into England

21 December 2017, 13:15
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
Tickets: £3 (£2 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

Little was known about Cézanne in England at the start of the 20th century. The role played by the entrepreneur, artist, critic and curator Roger Fry is a significant one.


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Lunchtime Lecture: ‘The Stout Doctor’: Portraits of Martin Luther from Cranach till now

Lunchtime Lecture: ‘The Stout Doctor’: Portraits of Martin Luther from Cranach till now

4 January 2018, 13:15
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
Tickets: £3 (£2 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

Lyndal Roper, Regius Professor of History at the University of Oxford, and author of Martin Luther Renegade and Prophet, looks at the role portraiture played in the Reformation.


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Lunchtime Lecture: White King: the tragedy of Charles I

Lunchtime Lecture: White King: the tragedy of Charles I

18 January 2018, 13:15
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
Tickets: £3 (£2 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

Writer Leanda de Lisle talks about her fresh portrait of Charles and his reign, informed by previously unseen royal correspondence.


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Lunchtime Lecture: The First Iron Lady: A Life of Caroline of Ansbach

Lunchtime Lecture: The First Iron Lady: A Life of Caroline of Ansbach

1 February 2018, 13:15
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
Tickets: £3 (£2 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

Biographer Matthew Dennison offers a remarkable portrait of a woman of notable astuteness and considerable ambition, a radical icon of female power.


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Lunchtime Lecture: Great Books of China

Lunchtime Lecture: Great Books of China

15 February 2018, 13:15
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
Tickets: £3 (£2 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

Frances Wood, renowned historian of China and former curator of the Chinese collections at the British Library, discusses the books that have shaped the Chinese literary canon, explored in her new book Great Books of China.


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