Upcoming Art History lectures

1 hour lectures live on Zoom or recorded online video

To book please pay on the Art History Lectures page

Wednesdays 10.30 – 11.30am
£65 for all 6 lectures or £13 individual lectures
  1. Lecture 1. Falmouth, Flowers, Fairies and Travels Abroad
    Pioneer Women Artists in Falmouth (17th century to 1940)

Wednesday 4th October 2023 10.30am. £13

2. Lecture 2. Colourful Characters – Laura Knight’s Models

Wednesday 4 November 10.30am Cost £13

3. Lecture 3. From Fertiliser to Fine Art: Alfred De Pass (1861 – 1952) 50 years of Philanthropy

Wednesday 6 December 10.30am Cost £13

4.Lecture 4. Rural Realism: The influence of Jules Bastien- Lepage on The Newlyn School and International Contemporaries

Wednesday 31 January 2024 10.30am. Cost £13

5. Lecture 5. Norman and Alethea Garstin – Two Impressionists in Cornwall
Wednesday 28th February 2024 10.30am Cost £13

6.Lecture 6 Alfred Wallis- Naïve Painter and Modernist Inspiration
Wednesday 3 April 10.30am Cost £13

Upcoming Study Days

3 x 1hour lectures Live at Truro Library, The Centre, Newlyn and on Zoom or recorded online video

To book please pay on the Art History Study Days page


Artist’s Gardens

Saturday 11 November 10.30 – 3.00pm on Zoom or recorded on You Tube £35

St.Ives Modernism

Thursday 16 November 10.00am – 2.30pm At Porthmeor Studios and Tate St. Ives Cost £35 (does not include Museum entry or lunch)

Upcoming Art History Courses

7 x 2 hour lectures Live in Truro and Newlyn Cornwall and  on Zoom or recorded online video

To book please pay on the Art History Courses page.

The History of Crafts in Cornwall (1880s – Present Day)
Fridays 10.30 – 12.30pm 12 January – 1 March 2024 (No lecture 16 Feb) At The Centre, Chywoone Hill, Newlyn
Saturdays 10.30 – 12.30am 13 January – 2 March 2024 (No lecture on 17 Feb) At Truro Library, Pydar St, Truro
Tuesdays 10.20 – 12.30pm 16 January – 27 February 2024 on Zoom or recorded on YouTube.
Cost £150 for 7 weeks .

Upcoming Cornish Garden History Courses

6x 1hour lectures Live  or watch recorded online video

To book please pay on the Cornish Garden History Courses page.

16 March – 27 April 2024 ( No session on 30 March) Saturdays 10.30 – 12.30am Live in person At Truro Library, Pydar Street, Truro TR1 1EP

Cost of Course 6 weeks £140
Also available to watch on YouTube £140 for 6 weeks or £24 per session

Upcoming Guided Tours

In Person Guided tours at Art and heritage venues

To book please pay on the Guided Tours Guided tours page

Monday 20 November 11:1200 Tour of A Passion for Cornish Art: 50 Years of Private Collecting at Penlee House  11. – 12.00 Cost £15