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February 2023

Arts Society Lecture: The Grand Tour

February 8 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Sacred Heart Church, Edge Hill SW19 4LU + Google Map
Free – £10

A talk by James Bolton. Follow the progress of the Grand Tourist through Europe, through contemporary paintings and examples of souvenirs. Lecture starts at 8pm. Coffee and biscuits served from 7.30pm Members free; Guests £10.

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March 2023

Art Society Lecture: Mary Cassatt, Painting in Paris

March 8 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Sacred Heart Church, Edge Hill SW19 4LU + Google Map

Joanne Rhymer examines how a professional woman artist in a male art world produced avant garde images of 19th century French society.  For more details on this event and future lectures please visit the Art Society website. Tickets: Members free, non members and guests, £10.  

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Arts Society Lecture: 150 Years of London Underground Design

March 13 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Sacred Heart Church, Edge Hill SW19 4LU + Google Map

This talk by Mark Ovenden covers surprising attempts to create some graphic unity on the Underground, even in the 1860s and 70s.  As the network expanded, and with it the need to form cohesion between the different operating companies, the talk will look at Leslie Green's architecture, the Arts & Crafts movement, Frank Pick, Edward Johnston's typeface, Charles Holden's architecture and the Streamline Moderne/Art Deco movement leading us to today’s development.

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April 2023

Arts Society Lecture: 10 Favourite Paintings from the National Gallery, London

April 12 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Sacred Heart Church, Edge Hill SW19 4LU + Google Map

A lecture by Linda Collins. For more details on this, and the full programme of events, please visit the Arts Society Wimbledon website.

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May 2023

Arts Society Lecture: The Golden Age of Fashion

May 10 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Sacred Heart Church, Edge Hill SW19 4LU + Google Map

A lecture by Connie Gray. For more details on this, and the full programme of events, please visit the Arts Society Wimbledon website.

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June 2023

Arts Society Lecture: The Great Exhibition

June 14 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Sacred Heart Church, Edge Hill SW19 4LU + Google Map

Lecture by Prasannajit de Silva. For more information on this and the society's full programme of events, please visit the Arts Society Wimbledon website.

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September 2023

Arts Society Lecture – The Life & Work of May Morris

September 13 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Sacred Heart Church, Edge Hill SW19 4LU + Google Map

A lecture by Fiona Rose. For more information on this and the full programme of events from The Arts Society Wimbledon please visit their website.

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October 2023

Arts Society Lecture – Cambodia: The Sacred Art of Angor and Living Arts

October 11 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Sacred Heart Church, Edge Hill SW19 4LU + Google Map

A lecture by Denise Heywood. For more information on this and the full programme of events from The Arts Society Wimbledon, please visit their website.

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November 2023

Arts Society Lecture: The Art of Atonement: How Germany Commemorates the Second World War

November 8 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Sacred Heart Church, Edge Hill SW19 4LU + Google Map

A lecture by Angela Finlay. For more information on this and the full programme of events from the Arts Society Wimbledon, please visit their website.

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December 2023

Arts Society Lecture: From Cradle to Cave – The Iconography of the Nativity in Late Medieval Italian Art

December 13 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Sacred Heart Church, Edge Hill SW19 4LU + Google Map

A lecture by Helen McIldowie-Jenkins. For more information on this and the full programme of events from The Arts Society Wimbledon, please visit their website.

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