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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

In Fine Style - Meet the Curator

Tuesday, 22 April 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

Fabrics woven with precious metal thread, gowns embroidered with symbolic flowers and linen ruffs set into gravity-defying pleats – the expense, complexity and precious nature of clothing during the 16th and 17th-century made dress a powerful symbol... Read more about In Fine Style - Meet the Curator

Short Talk - Pretty ladies dressed like men

Tuesday, 22 April 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

Join Anna Reynolds, Curator of Paintings, as she explores how clothing that blurred gender boundaries was a popular subject for social comment during the seventeenth century. This talk will compare the fashionable masculine-inspired riding habit worn... Read more about Short Talk - Pretty ladies dressed like men

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

Re: Style

Tuesday, 1 April 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

Join students from Edinburgh College of Art as they animate In Fine Style: The Art of Tudor and Stuart Fashion with their contemporary responses to the style of the 16th and 17th-century courts.  First and second year Fashion, Textile Design... Read more about Re: Style

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

Boyling Point: Meet Cartoonist Frank Boyle

Thursday, 27 February 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

Frank Boyle is the award-winning cartoonist of the Edinburgh Evening News. His work has also appeared in Scotland on Sunday, The Herald, Daily Record and Sunday Telegraph. Like Thomas Rowlandson, his satirical commentary explores the topical stories... Read more about Boyling Point: Meet Cartoonist Frank Boyle

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?

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