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NEXT LECTURE: “…a little revolution”, Eric Gill, Jacob Epstein and the revival of the Romanesque tradition of direct carving in stone

Thursday 27th September 2018 Speaker: Madeline Goold The working collaboration between Eric Gill and Jacob Epstein in 1910 altered the course of sculpture in England. Rejecting both the Beaux Arts tradition of preparatory, modelled maquettes, and the mason’s rigid craft practice, they did their carving themselves, ‘…uniting what should never have been separated: the artist […]

Visit to Standen House

Thursday 5th July 2018 Standen House was built in the 1890s for wealthy London solicitor James Beale. It was designed by the architect Philip Webb and the interior of the house retains many of the original wallpapers and textiles designed by Webb’s friend William Morris. It also contains important contents by Morris’s Arts and Crafts […]

The Art Fund Card

From Cardiff Castle and Kensington Palace to the V&A and Tate Modern – the card gives free entry to over 240 museums, galleries and historic houses across the UK as well as 50% off entry to major exhibitions. We currently have one Art Fund Card (also known as the National Art Pass) which is available […]