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Welcome to The Arts Society Royal Leamington Spa

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.

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Next Lecture:

Wednesday 5th June 2024

The Forensic Eye: Find Your Inner Connoisseur

Chantal Brotherton-Ratcliffe

How do experts know if a piece is by one painter or another? How can we distinguishing between master and pupil, master and copyists? In this lecture will consider clues, and reveal some of the tricks of the connoisseur.

Chantal Brotherton-Ratcliffe is an Old Masters expert, and has served on the faculty of Sotherby’s Institute of Art ince 1989.

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Events:

Dinner: 27th June 2024 – Royal Leamington Spa Biennial Dinner 

Tickets are now available for this event, and can be purchased ONLY THROUGH THE WEBSITE. The event will be Black Tie/ Posh frocks (or smart), with a three course meal including wine, after dinner speaker, and tickets are priced at £49 per person. This event is open to partners and friends who are not members.

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The following events have all SOLD OUT:

DAY VISIT:

Rodmarton Manor & Corinium Museum – 7th August 2024

SHORT BREAK

Authors and Art in South Devon 23 -27 September 2024