Lectures

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2015-05-26 17:00:0026May2015

Exploring Turner's Wessex

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 - 18:00
A lecture by Ian Warrell, the curator of the museum’s Turner exhibition. Ian’s lecture will focus on our exhibition, which depicts the important local commissions that provided the foundation of Turner’s career.
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2015-06-03 17:30:0003Jun2015

J M W Turner: His Life and Masterworks

Wednesday, June 3, 2015 - 18:30
A Lecture by Eric Shanes.  In this talk, Eric Shanes will put Turner's achievement within its cultural, painterly and biographical context. 
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2015-07-02 17:30:00 to 2015-07-02 19:00:0002Jul2015

Beckford and Turner - Capturing the Rise and Fall of Fonthill Abbey: A Lecture by Dr Amy Frost

Thursday, July 2, 2015 - 18:30 to 20:00

William Beckford's gothic revival masterpiece, Fonthill Abbey, is one of the greatest lost country houses in England.

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2015-09-11 17:30:00 to 2015-09-11 19:00:0011Sep2015

Teaching Mr Turner: A talk by artist Tim Wright Fundraising Event

Friday, September 11, 2015 - 18:30 to 20:00

Join us for an evening in the company of Tim Wright a painter, specialising in the figure, based in London.

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2015-09-25 17:30:00 to 2015-09-25 19:00:0025Sep2015

'Making Mr Turner' A discussion with Tim Wright and Dr Jacqueline Riding - Fundraising Event

Friday, September 25, 2015 - 18:30 to 20:00

We are privileged to welcome artist Tim Wright and Historical Consultant and Author Dr Jacqueline Riding, to talk about the making of the film ‘Mr Turner’ directed by Mike Leigh and starring actor

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