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Short Talk: Painting in print

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

Castiglione produced a number of monotype prints which are surprisingly painterly in execution. Four centuries later, the British artist Norman Ackroyd approaches the creation of his etched landscapes through a technique of painting acid on to the... Read more about Short Talk: Painting in print

Short Talk: Castiglione, first practitioner of the monotype

Thursday, 12 December 2013
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Castiglione is the first artist known to have produced prints using the technique of the monotype. In this talk, Timothy J. Standring, Gates Foundation Curator at the Denver Art Museum and co-curator of the exhibition, will discuss Castiglione’s... Read more about Short Talk: Castiglione, first practitioner of the monotype

Lecture: The Genius of Castiglione

Thursday, 12 December 2013
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Join Timothy Standring, Gates Foundation Curator at the Denver Art Museum and co-curator of the exhibition to discuss how Castiglione’s etching The Genius of Castiglione proclaims his fame as an artist. Learning about some of the trials and... Read more about Lecture: The Genius of Castiglione

Short Talk: ‘Omnia Vanitas’: symbolism in Castiglione’s imagery

Thursday, 28 November 2013
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Martin Clayton, Head of Prints and Drawings and co-curator of the exhibition, will discuss the symbolism of decay and transience present in so many of Castiglione’s works.

Short Talks are free with an exhibition ticket or 1-Year Pass.... Read more about Short Talk: ‘Omnia Vanitas’: symbolism in Castiglione’s imagery

Exclusive Evening View of Castiglione: Lost Genius and Gifted: From the Royal Academy to The Queen

Wednesday, 20 November 2013
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Enjoy an Exclusive Evening View of Castiglione: Lost Genius and Gifted: From the Royal Academy to The Queen at The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace on Wednesday 20 November. After an engaging talk by the exhibition Curator, guests... Read more about Exclusive Evening View of Castiglione: Lost Genius and Gifted: From the Royal Academy to The Queen

Short Talk: Explosive brushwork takes the upper hand

Thursday, 14 November 2013
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Although in many respects worlds apart, the architect Will Alsop seems to share with the artist Castiglione an ebullient enthusiasm for mark-making almost as an end in itself.  In this talk Allan Chinn, Collections Information Assistant - Prints and... Read more about Short Talk: Explosive brushwork takes the upper hand

Exhibition Talk for groups - Castiglione: Lost Genius and Gifted: From the Royal Academy to The Queen.

Tuesday, 12 November 2013 to Thursday, 19 December 2013
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

To appreciate the exhibition in more depth, book an exclusive introductory talk by a Royal Collection Trust expert or curator in the Gallery’s Redgrave Room.... Read more about Exhibition Talk for groups - Castiglione: Lost Genius and Gifted: From the Royal Academy to The Queen.

Short Talk: From figurative to abstract?

Thursday, 7 November 2013
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Allan Chinn, Collections Information Assistant - Prints and Drawings, will draw a comparison between Humphrey Ocean’s painting Birds at Ngong and Maurice Cockrill’s exuberant Treasure as they offer interesting ways to view abstract... Read more about Short Talk: From figurative to abstract?

Private Morning View for groups - Castiglione: Lost Genius and Gifted: From the Royal Academy to The Queen.

Friday, 1 November 2013 to Sunday, 16 March 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Enjoy a Private Morning View of Castiglione: Lost Genius and Gifted: From the Royal Academy to The Queen at The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace.... Read more about Private Morning View for groups - Castiglione: Lost Genius and Gifted: From the Royal Academy to The Queen.

Private Evening View for groups - Castiglione: Lost Genius and Gifted: From the Royal Academy to The Queen.

Friday, 1 November 2013 to Sunday, 16 March 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Enjoy a Private Evening View of Castiglione: Lost Genius and Gifted: From the Royal Academy to The Queen at The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace.... Read more about Private Evening View for groups - Castiglione: Lost Genius and Gifted: From the Royal Academy to The Queen.

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