Events

Gallery Talk: Lely’s portrait of Charlotte Fitzroy

York Art Gallery Exhibition SquareYork,

A talk at the Gallery by Grace England, holder of last year's MA bursary sponsored by the Friends. Grace will discuss Stephen Dixon's Passage, a set of three ceramic plates made in 2011 for a commission from the York Art Gallery. They are inspired by Peter Lely's portrait of Charlotte Fitzroy and her page, which […]

Free

A talk by Lady Hale: Art & Architecture of the Supreme Court

York Medical Society Rooms 23 StonegateYORK,

*** Fully Booked *** A talk by Lady Hale, former Head of the Supreme Court of the UK, about how the historic Middlesex Guildhall was converted into the new Court in 2009, with the addition of new works enhancing the old and presenting a new public image. Afternoon tea will be served after the talk. […]

£25

Gallery Talk: Jade Montserrat

York Art Gallery Exhibition SquareYork,

The next Gallery talk, 'Jade Montserrat', will be by Becky Gee, the Curator of Fine Art, on Wednesday 8th December at 10 am.  This talk will focus on the works by Jade Montserrat, in the York Art Gallery collection. Becky will explore how these watercolours and drawings connect with Montserrat's performance to camera, made in […]

Free

Tour of York Mansion House

York Mansion House St Helen's SquareYORK,

A tour of York Mansion House decorated for Christmas To book, please contact the organiser (details below)

£9

Gallery talk – Artwork of the Month

York Art Gallery Exhibition SquareYork,

Our New Year January 2022 Artwork of the Month talk will be given by Helena Cox  in the Gallery at 10 am on Wednesday January 12th. Helena has just been appointed the Art Curator at the University of York. Her subject will be a painting by Walter Greaves, Japanese Figures on Chelsea Embankment, which is […]

Free

The Art of the Railway Poster

York Medical Society Rooms 23 StonegateYORK,

*** Postponed to 11 October 2021 *** *** Fully booked *** A talk by Ed Bartholomew, Lead Curator at York’s National Railway Museum, about some of his favourites from the collection of over 10,000 railway posters held by the NRM. Ed Bartholomew’s particular interests include the visual representation of railways in photography, art and posters, […]

£15