Our next lecture on on Tuesday 3rd July when Oliver Everett will speak on THE TAJ MAHAL: ITS ARCHITECTURE, ORIGINS, CONSTRUCTION, INTERIORS AND SURROUNDINGSThe Taj Mahal was built by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan as a mausoleum for his favourite wife, Mumtaz Mahal. The lecture traces the origins of its design, its site in Agra, […]
Final reminder – We are celebrating our silver jubilee and the national golden jubilee with a lunch at the Hilltop restaurant on Tuesday 17th July. Pleased contact Val our membership secretary if you want to come and haven’t already booked.
The Arts Society, Kent Area will be celebrating the National Golden Jubilee Year at The Beaney House of Art and Knowledge, Canterbury on 22nd/23rdSeptember 2018 featuring Free art workshops with a professional artist for children and young people under 16 Children’s museum trails Free highlight tours of the museum (Saturday: 11am, 2pm; Sunday: 1pm, 3pm) Exhibition about The Arts […]
Our June lecture will be Hidden Canvases , Street Art and the City. Our speaker is Doug Gillen who has been heavily involved in documenting the street art scene in London and abroad through his project Fifth Wall TV, and can offer a genuine insight into this world. Hidden Canvases is a beginner’s guide to […]
RENEWAL please see full letter by clicking the link under reports and information
A reminder that it is time to renew your membership for the coming year – i.e. September 2018 until August 2019. The annual subscription will be £49.00 If you decide that you are not going to renew, please can you can let us know. It is extremely useful as saves numerous phone calls and allows us […]
On Friday 25th May, the new General Data Protection Regulation came into force.In order for us to run the society smoothly we need to store certain personal information about you. This is the information that each member supplies when they join and pay their subscription. It enables us to contact you in regard to activities […]
Please remember it is our AGM on Tuesday 8th May at 10.30. Coffee and Tea will be available from 9.50am Out May lecture will follow on at 11 am
2018 is the year that we celebrate our own silver jubilee and the Art society’s golden jubilee. To mark both events we are holding a celebration a two course buffet lunch at the Hilltop Restaurant on Tuesday 17th July. Cost £28.00 Arrival 12.15 carriages at 4 pm.
Our next lecture is Hockey at 80 and the speaker is John Iddon. The talk will look at the art of David Hockney and consider how his career has been marked by a restless seeking of challenge and experimentation. Please make sure that visitors are booked in before the lecture as we need to make sure we […]