Upcoming Events in 2024

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Wednesday 13 March 2024, 14.30

ANGELICA KAUFFMAN: her life and key works

a Talk, on Zoom, by Annette Wickham

Curator of “Works on Paper”, Royal Academy

Self-portrait 1775

Swiss-born, Angelica Kauffman spent only 15 years in England, but made a significant impact on the 18th-century London art scene, becoming one of only two female Founder Members of the Royal Academy

For further details and the booking form click HERE

Booking closes on 11 March 2024

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Tuesday, April 23 – 1.45pm to 3.45pm

Annual General Meeting of Art Friends Warwickshire will be held at Hill Close Gardens, Warwick, CV34 6HF

and a Talk on Women Artists of Britain 1520-1920

Our Annual General Meeting will take up the first part of this event when we shall receive reports from our chairman, David Howells, our treasurer, Susan Yeomans, and Faith Matthews, chairman of the Awards Committee.

AGM attendance if free. Price per lecture ticket: £16 including tea and cake.

Parking on-site up to 2 hours free, other nearby parking options free/low cost. Further details of Hill Close Gardens can be found at

https://hillclosegardens.com/visit-us/#directions

The AGM will be followed by tea and cakes, and then…

The Talk entitled

Women Artists in Britain from 1520 to 1920”

by Dr Amy Lim, Tate Britain’s Research Curator of Major Exhibitions

at Hill Close Gardens, Warwick, CV34 6HF

Spring” by Dame Laura Knight (Tate)

For further details and the bookng form click HERE

Booking closes on 15 April

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June 3rd to 7th inclusive

AFW’s Annual 5-day holiday

“The Lake District you may not know”

The Lake District is rightly popular with art lovers. During our holiday we shall see the beautiful countryside that has inspired painters and writers alike.

On-line booking is not available for this event. 

Full details can be found in ARTLOOK 29, including the booking form

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Wednesday, July 3 – 8.30am to 6.00pm

Visit by coach to

Dudmaston Hall, near Bridgnorth, Shropshire

Further details of our special vsit will be available soon

Informaton about the Hall can be found at

https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/visit/shropshire-staffordshire/dudmaston/visiting-dudmaston-hall

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Past Events organised by Art Friends Warwickshire since its inception

Click HERE for a list of talks and visits organised by Art Friends Warwickshire

since its launch on 1st January 2020

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Attending and Applying for Tickets to in-person Events

At live meetings, we will make every effort to accommodate requests for mobility and access support and for any disability including those hard of hearing. Please notify us well in advance of any requirements and we will also indicate where you may request on-site parking or whether there is a PA system or wi-fi access. You are welcome to bring equipment to facilitate your hearing needs.

Should you need a lift to an event, it may be possible to arrange one. Click HERE for a request form