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Lecture - 'The little-ingenious Garrick and the ingenious little Hogarth': Art and the Theatre 1714–1760

Wednesday, 23 April 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Join Robin Simon, Honorary Professor of English at UCL and Editor of The British Art Journal, and the actor William Chubb as they investigate the friendship between two extraordinary men.... Read more about Lecture - 'The little-ingenious Garrick and the ingenious little Hogarth': Art and the Theatre 1714–1760

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Short Recital - Handel Allemande from Suite No.3 in d minor HWV428

Wednesday, 23 April 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Free Short recital with an exhibition ticket or 1-Year Pass. Join musicians from the Royal College of Music for a short 15-minute recitals on the Shudi Harpsichord and other period instruments, exploring music from the Georgian... Read more about Short Recital - Handel Allemande from Suite No.3 in d minor HWV428

Short talk - Talking Frames

Thursday, 17 April 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Free Short talk with an exhibition ticket or 1-Year Pass. This talk will introduce you to the much-maligned world of the picture frame and will look more closely at how style, taste and class during the Georgian period influenced the... Read more about Short talk - Talking Frames

Concert - The Early Music Show at The Queen's Gallery

Tuesday, 8 April 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Join BBC Radio 3's Early Music Show for a special performance by Carole Cerasi who will play the harpsichord made for Frederick. Prince of Wales.... Read more about Concert - The Early Music Show at The Queen's Gallery

Short Talk: From paper to metal, from metal to paper

Thursday, 6 March 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Unlike their works in this exhibition the early careers of the late Anthony Caro and Phillip King had much in common. In this talk Allan Chinn, Collections Information Assistant - Prints and Drawings, will compare Caro's elemental life study... Read more about Short Talk: From paper to metal, from metal to paper

Short Talk: Architecture and architects

Thursday, 27 February 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

The Diamond Jubilee Gifts from the Royal Academy members include works by painters, sculptors and architects. In this talk Rosie Razzall, Curator of Prints and Drawings,  will look in detail at the drawings submitted by architects whose intriguing... Read more about Short Talk: Architecture and architects

Lecture: Castiglione, the most original draftsman of the Baroque?

Wednesday, 26 February 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

This event will have live speech-to-text transcription.... Read more about Lecture: Castiglione, the most original draftsman of the Baroque?

Short Talk: Precision and Accident: Tess Jaray and Frank Bowling

Thursday, 20 February 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Abstraction, or the rejection of the depiction of real-life things, appears in many forms in Gifted. In this talk Rosie Razzall, Curator of Prints and Drawings, will compare the use of complete precision and the exploitation of chance in two very... Read more about Short Talk: Precision and Accident: Tess Jaray and Frank Bowling

Short Talk: Castiglione, Hidden drawings revealed

Thursday, 13 February 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

The need to remount many of the drawings for the current exhibition provided an opportunity to remove old backings from three of the drawings. In this talk Alan Donnithorne, Head of Paper Conservation, will show how conservation work revealed two... Read more about Short Talk: Castiglione, Hidden drawings revealed

Course: Life drawing and composition, Discover the artist’s artist

Saturday, 8 February 2014 to Sunday, 9 February 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Sold Out: Inspired by Castiglione, perhaps the most innovative and technically brilliant Italian draftsman of his time, this 2-day drawing course will explore how to use one model to create a cast of many.  Taught by Marcus Cornish,... Read more about Course: Life drawing and composition, Discover the artist’s artist

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