Join Nick Pearson for a look at important 19 & 20 Century Modern Art and Artists
It is an entertaining lecture and you are bound to learn something new – set in the convivial atmosphere of Orchard Cafe with a pie and a pint, if you fancy!
Mon 1 Oct: Edouard Manet ~ A Bar at the Folies Bergers 1882 and other important works
Mon 8 Oct: Claude Monet (18401926) ~ His life, selected works and influence (concentrating particularly on Gare St Lazare and Rouen Cathedral series)
Mon 15 Oct: Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec ~ Salon au rue des Moulins 1894, other major works and featuring his sympathetic depictions of women
~ Half Term Break~
Mon 29 Oct: Pablo Picasso(18811973) ~ Artist of Many Styles (a comprehensive survey of his work and life, from childhood to his death)
Mon 5 Nov: Giorgio De Chirico ~ ‘Metaphysical Paintings’ (19111920) the Godfather of Surrealist painting
Mon 12 Nov: My Generation ~ Art in London in the 1960s (British Pop and Abstract art in swinging London)
About the Lecturer ~ Nick Pearson
Nick is an internationally-exhibited artist, working from a studio in west London. He is also an enthusiastic art lecturer, with a passion for art of all periods. As well as being a long-time lecturer at OPEN, he runs regular guided gallery tours and has taught at variouslevels in schools, further and higher education colleges and universities (London College of ContemporaryArt, Richmond Adult Community College, OxfordUniversity, Northampton University, Bradford College of Art, etc).