Welcome to The Arts Society Royal Leamington Spa
For those of you who visited us at ‘Art in the Park’, and tested their knowledge in our art quiz, click here for the answers.
What we offer
With inspiring monthly lectures given by top experts in their field, together with special interest days, day visits and cultural holidays both at home and abroad, joining The Arts Society is a great way to be entertained, to learn, have fun and make new and lasting friendships.
Members are very welcome to bring guests to a lecture and for full details, just scroll down, and click the ‘join us’ section.
You might also like to volunteer to help conserve and preserve our artistic heritage. We offer opportunities to learn new skills, meet people with similar interests and support the arts within our local community. We also support a number of local and regional artistic projects and activities.
Our next lecture is on Wednesday 7th September 2022, and due to the unavailability of Irving Finkel, we are pleased to welcome Justine Hopkins, presenting Frozen Breath of the Polar Night: An Introduction to Art Nouveau Glass She will explore the achievement of the masters of Art Nouveau glass, Émile Gallé, Louis Comfort Tiffany and René Lalique, and their outstanding contribution to one of the most important movements of the last century.
Justine studied History of Art at the Courtauld Institute. She has lectured regularly for Tate Britain, Tate Modern, V&A, National Gallery and National Portrait Gallery, and her publications include ‘The Art of John Martin’ (2001), ‘Michael Ayrton: A Biography’ (1994) and articles for Apollo Magazine and Modern Painters.
Short Break – East Sussex 26th -30th September 2022
This is a five day trip, and the cost is £788 per person (no single supplement). There are just a few remaining places, and full details can be seen by clicking here.