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12 November 2018BURNE-JONES RETROSPECTIVE TATE BRITAIN
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BURNE-JONES RETROSPECTIVE TATE BRITAIN
Monday 12 November 2018

Make your own way to Tate Britain, our group will have coffee, a private lecture and lunch. We will then be given timed entry tickets for the exhibition which we can take at our own pace.

Day of Special Interest - Edward Burne-Jones at Tate Britain on Monday 12th November 2018 comprising a lecture by  Rosalind Whyte, entrance to the exhibition and refreshments.

The last of the Pre-Raphaelites, Burne-Jones is synonymous with a refined and spiritualised style of beauty.

From being an outsider in British art, and spending much of his life in isolation, Burne-Jones(1833–1898) became a key figure in the art world at the end of the 19th century and a pioneer of the symbolist movement.

He challenged society by disengaging his art from the modern world, offering a parallel universe based on myth, legend and the Bible. Working in a wide range of materials, he pioneered a radical new approach to narrative in works created for both public and intimate settings.

This exhibition is London’s first major retrospective of the artist's work for over 40 years, and showcases 150 works in different media, including painting, stained glass and tapestry, all of which foreground Burne-Jones's belief in the redemptive power of art.

 

Programme Monday 12th November

 Make your own way to Tate Britain, Millbank, London

 

11.00 Refreshments on arrival

11.30 One hour introductory lecture by Rosalind Whyte

12.30 Buffet lunch

13.30 Timed tickets to Exhibition

 

 

Cost

Adult £41 per person

Concession (over 60/ Arts Society Member/Student) £40 per person

Adult with Art Fund £33.60 per person

Concession with Art Fund £33.10 per person

Tate Member £24.60 per person

To book complete slip below and return with cheque payable to TASR  to Gill Gowing 94 Moor Lane, Rickmansworth WD31LQ - acknowledgement will be sent by e-mail or enclose a SAE

Burne-Jones Day of Special Interest Monday 12th November 2018

 

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