Programme 2015

March 19th: Visit to Attingham Park to view the newly refurbished Picture Gallery.

April 22nd: Visit to the National Gallery in London, for details, please contact the Group Leader: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

May 7th: Meeting, members will select and research artworks of their choice.

June 3rd:  A visit to Compton Verney in Warwiwickshire to see the Canaletto Exhibition will be arranged to include a guided tour, details to follow.

July 9th: Meeting, members will select and research artworks of their choice.

No meeting in August

September 10th: Meeting, members will select and research artworks of their choice.

October 9th: Visit to Wightwick Manor - Art & Crafts and Impressionists,for details, please contact the Group Leader: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Reports 2015

January 8th:  We were joined by some members of the Focus on the Arts Group and we all enjoyed a vibrant visit to Birmingham Art Gallery, with an excellent guided tour of the Treasures of the Gallery and a visit to the new Staffordshire Hoard Gallery. We had lunch in the newly refurbished Edwardian Tearooms at the Gallery. 

February 12th:  Seven members chose a painting and gave a short presentation about the work they had chosen.  These were much enjoyed by the rest of the Group. An excellent report of the meeting, prepared by Heidy, can be downloaded from here

March 19th: Several members enjoyed a visit, together with the "Focus on the Arts" Group, to Attingham Park to see the newly repaired Art Exhibition area.

April 22nd: We went on a trip to London by coach to visit thespecial Impressionists Exhibition in the National Gallery.  Some members also visited the Royal Academy and the National Portrait Gallery. Heidy has prepared an excellent report about this visit.

May 7th:  Several members chose a painting and gave a short presentation.

June 3rd:  We visited the Caneletto Exhibition at Compton Verney. A report will be posted here soon.