National Gallery London
Saturday 23 April, 2016
Join speakers including Darren Almond, Simon Lee, Lynda Nead, Christopher Riopelle and the OU’s Emma Barker and Gill Perry at this study day.
“Romanticism and modern art are one and the same thing” wrote the French poet CharlesBaudelaire in 1846.
This study day, held in collaboration with the Open University, explores the diverse subjects and varied styles of Romantic painting with its ‘intimacy, spirituality, colour’ and ‘yearning for the infinite.’ Curators, art historians and artists discuss Delacroix, Romanticism, and the rise of modern art.
You can book online from the National Gallery’s website.