Kettering Museum and Art Gallery: Talks
Forthcoming talks at the Alfred East Art Gallery
Monthly Lunchtime Talks at the Alfred East Art Gallery, covering art and history topics.
Tickets: £5.00 per person,
£3.50 for Leisure Pass holders
Seats are limited so please book early to avoid disappointment.
Light refreshments are available from 12.30pm and each talk lasts approximately 1 hour. Unfortunately, we cannot allow entry after 1pm.
by Bernard Smith
Friday 6 December 2013, 1-2pm
Bernard Smith is a life-long cyclist from Kettering. Upon retirement he set himself a project of cycling to over 330 towns and villages in Northamptonshire to record his observations of some of the curiosities he came across. He shares his light-hearted, insightful travels at the Alfred East Art Gallery this December. Seasonal refreshments will be served at this talk.
by Sue Edwards
Friday 10 January 2014, 1-2pm
From enigmatic Jacobite artworks to the Glasgow Boys and Scottish Colourists, ending with Jack Vettriano and others. Join Sue Edwards as she delves into the exquisite art of Scotland.
‘Landmarks - Parish Churches in Northamptonshire’
by Derek Blunt
Friday 7th February 2014, 1-2pm
Derek Blunt, on his return visit to the Alfred East Art Gallery, talks about the Parish Churches that abound in Northamptonshire which he has visited and drawn in pen and ink over the years. This talk complements his book ‘Landmarks’ and draws upon the history of these buildings.
Image courtesy of Derek Blunt
Last updated 26/11/2013