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From Elizabeth to Elizabeth - Five Centuries of British Art Val Woodgate Tuesday 28 April 2020

This instructive lecture examines the impressive development of British art during this 500 year period. It ranges from the Elizabethans, with their exquisite miniatures and hieratic portraits of the Queen, to the extraordinary diversity of works produced in the reign of our present Queen. 

Val Woodgate is a lecturer and guide at Tate Britain and Tate Modern, and also at many other London galleries and art organisations. She is a former member of the teaching team at Dulwich Picture Gallery. She lectures to arts organisations in Europe, Australia, New Zealand and South Africa. Val is also a lecturer and runs courses at Pallant House Gallery, Chichester.  Val has talked to us before including a study day.