Art History Day School: Exploring the Life and Work of 9 Artist Couples

8 Sep 2018

Art History Day School: Exploring the Life and Work of 9 Artist Couples

Price: Regular price £30.00 Sale

10.30am - 4.30pm

Friends discounts available

To coincide with the exhibition 'In Relation', which opens at the RWA in June, curator James Russell will explore the life and work of the nine couples featured in the exhibition: Vanessa Bell & Duncan Grant, Dod & Ernest Procter, Laura & Harold Knight, Phyllis Barron & Dorothy Larcher, Eric Ravilious & Tirzah Garwood, Ben Nicholson & Barbara Hepworth, Robert Colquhoun & Robert MacBryde, Roger & Rose Hilton, and Mary Fedden & Julian Trevelyan. This wide-ranging day school will tease out artistic connections and influences while also looking at the personal lives of the couples involved. Expect amazing art and design, and a few surprises!

Image credit: Ernest Procter, The Day's End, 1927, oil on canvas, L.F3.1928.0.0. Reproduced courtesy of Leicester Arts and Museums Service. © Leicester Arts & Museum Service/ Bridgeman Images

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