Autumn Thursday Evening Talks

Event type:
Art Studies
Lecture Theatre
€10/Season Ticket €45

Claude Monet, 'Argenteuil Basin with a Single Sailboat', 1874. NGI.852. 

Introducing a new series in which guest speakers will explore aspects of Impressionism and provide a fresh perspective on this popular style. It will be an exciting opportunity to discover the stories behind some Impressionist paintings and to join in the discussion at the end. Following the talk you will have the chance to meet the speakers and talk to them over a glass of wine.

Lectures take place in the gallery lecture theatre each Thursday evening in October at 6.30pm, and are followed by a drinks reception in the gallery


24 October, 6.30pm
The Art of Édouard Manet: Portraying Life
MaryAnne Stevens, Former Director of Academic Affairs, Royal Academy of Arts, London

Next talk: 31 October, 6.30pm
Vincent Van Gogh: his Art and his Letters
Dr Paula Murphy, Senior Lecturer, School of Art History and Cultural Policy, University College Dublin



Details:Tickets cost €10 per talk. Season Ticket €45 for the series of 5 talks.
Tickets on sale in advance from the Gallery Shop 01 663 3518.

Enquiries: NGI Education Department. E: T: 01 663 3504.


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