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july 2019

20jul2:00 pm3:30 pmArt Lecture: 'The influence of Art upon Thomas Hardy '


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Art Lecture: ‘The influence of Art upon Thomas Hardy ‘

Saturday 20th July


Uplyme Village Hall, Free Parking

Fee £10

Thomas Hardy was interested in art from early age, he was an amateur artist and trained in architecture; the lecture explores the way in which art influenced his writing process and gave him ideas. He was friends with artists in London, for example some of the Pre Raphaelites and was inspired by the subject matter of certain paintings when he wrote, even asking artists to paint for him as visual aide memoirs.

Tutor: Pam Simpson MA,  is a professional Art and Design historian, who has taught in London art colleges for 30 years. Currently teaching at Bath Spa University. She is an enthusiastic lecturer who loves her subject and conveying her knowledge to others. She has been teaching Art and Design History courses in Bridport in recent years.

Contact telephone number: 01300 321715


(Saturday) 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm


Uplyme Village Hall


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