Events

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EVENTS FOR MEMBERS

Our UK programme includes special visits to houses and private collections often not open to the public, study visits to museums, architectural walks, seminars and evening lectures. This is complemented each year by one or two Foreign Study Tours.

A Private Visit to Cressida Bell’s Studio

UK EVENT

Wed 16 Oct 2019

Cressida Bell, the granddaughter of Vanessa Bell, will give an introductory talk encompassing her Bloomsbury heritage and her own practices as a contemporary artist, designer and maker. Cressida,...

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Visit to Royal Holloway College

UK EVENT

Wed 06 Nov 2019

Senior Curator Laura MacCullogh and Dr Imogen Tedbury will lead the visit to Royal Holloway College in Egham, Surrey. This great ‘Temple of Victorian Art’ was built in the French Renaissance...

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AGM at Sotheby’s Institute of Art

UK EVENT

Sat 09 Nov 2019

The DAS AGM will be held again at Sotheby’s Institute of Art by kind permission of the Director. The formal proceedings will be followed by brief talks by recipients of recent DAS grants...

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Private View of British Art Pottery at Woolley & Wallis

UK EVENT

Sat 23 Nov 2019

Woolley & Wallis invite DAS members to view the British Art Pottery auction which includes the Martin Brothers collection of George Twyman. This academic collection has over 200 pieces of Martin...

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Exhibition and Study Session at the William Morris Gallery

UK EVENT

Fri 24 Jan 2020

Join Curator Roisin Inglesby for a tour of Pioneers: William Morris and the Bauhaus. The exhibition explores the deep links between the British Arts & Crafts movement and the Bauhaus, with a...

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Liberty-era Palermo

FOREIGN STUDY TOUR

Mon 09 Mar 2020

This tour, focusing on the Art Nouveau style (known as Stile Liberty in Italy), is still open for expressions of interest: closing date 14 September 2019. The tour will include several palazzi...

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