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12 November 2018BURNE-JONES RETROSPECTIVE TATE BRITAIN BOOK NOW!!
15 October 2018Spencer House, London BOOK AT SEPTEMBER LECTURE
20 September 2018Corsham Court Wiltshire BOOK AT SEPTEMBER LECTURE
20 June 2018Chipping Campden and Sezincote House BOOKINGS CLOSED
15 June 2018Spitalfields Guided walk and visit to Dennis Severs 'House led by Sue Jackson
21 May 2018Tour - 4 nights in Northumbria 21st to 25th May 2018 BOOKINGS CLOSED
17 May 2018WITNESS FOR THE PROSECUTION - COUNTY HALL LONDON BOOKINGS CLOSED
16 April 2018Mozart in Vienna Menuhin Hall BOOKINGS CLOSED
23 March 2018Ascott House and Gardens, Bucks
24 January 2018AREA VISIT – The Charterhouse, near Barbican
23 November 2017Cosi Fan Tutti - Glyndebourne Touring Opera at Milton Keynes - matinee performance SOLD OUT
23 November 2017 AREA VISIT - Painted Hall Ceiling Tour, Old Royal Naval College, Greenwich
31 October 2017The Garrick Club and The Sky Garden, London BOOKINGS OPEN SEPTEMBER
06 October 2017Cambridge - Degas Exhibition at Fitzwilliam and City Tour BOOKING OPENS SEPTEMBER
21 June 2017Visit - Petworth House BOOKINGS NOW OPEN
18 May 2017Visit - Deene Park Northants
11 May 2017Tour - Arts Chateux & Gardens of Normandy
22 March 2017Area Special Interest day - Hockney at Tate Britain
21 March 2017Visit - Gainsborough's House & Lavenham Guildhall
17 February 2017RUSSIAN STATE BALLET OF SIBERIA AT WYCOMBE SWAN THEATRE
16 November 2016Visit - Watts Gallery

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BURNE-JONES RETROSPECTIVE TATE BRITAIN BOOK NOW!!
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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