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In Fine Style at Hampton Court Palace

Thursday, 19 September 2013
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

 In Fine Style at Hampton Court Palace

Study afternoon with the Royal Collection Trust and Past Pleasures Ltd

£40 / £32 HRP members... Read more about In Fine Style at Hampton Court Palace

The Man in Red

Short Talk: The Man in Red - An Enigma

Wednesday, 18 September 2013
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

The Man in Red is a magnificent sixteenth century portrait of a man who is sumptuously dressed entirely in red and standing in a landscape. The portrait is both rare and well known and very tantalising because we are still searching for the... Read more about Short Talk: The Man in Red - An Enigma

Special Evening View with Renaissance Music

Thursday, 12 September 2013
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

Experience The Mechanics of Man at a quieter time. Renaissance musicians The Galloway Consort provide a musical backdrop to the exhibition.  Listen to early 16th-century Italian music, enjoy a glass of wine and immerse yourself in Leonardo da... Read more about Special Evening View with Renaissance Music

Physical Thinking: A movement course inspired by Leonardo da Vinci's anatomical drawings

Monday, 26 August 2013 to Tuesday, 27 August 2013
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

After the crowds have gone home let yourself literally be ‘moved’ by Leonardo’s drawings in this gallery based course, led by Suzy Willson, Artistic Director of acclaimed performance company Clod Ensemble.... Read more about Physical Thinking: A movement course inspired by Leonardo da Vinci's anatomical drawings

Mechanics of Man: Art, Science and Performance

Friday, 23 August 2013
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

Leonardo is celebrated as both an inspired artist and anatomist. This special event considers how contemporary artists, performers and scientists are informed by each other’s work in their exploration of the human body.   Part of the Clod Ensemble's... Read more about Mechanics of Man: Art, Science and Performance

A 15th-century artist predicts 21st-century radiology

Monday, 19 August 2013
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

Peter Abrahams, Professor of Clinical Anatomy at Warwick University explores the value of Leonardo's anatomical drawings as a tool for understanding the human body, and how closely he anticipated the range of imagery used by the medical profession... Read more about A 15th-century artist predicts 21st-century radiology

The artistic content of Leonardo's anatomical work

Monday, 12 August 2013
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

Leonardo’s early anatomical studies were intended to help his work as a painter, but his researches took on a life of their own to become the most important strand of Leonardo’s scientific work. Exhibition curator Martin Clayton examines the... Read more about The artistic content of Leonardo's anatomical work

Gareth Pugh

In Conversation with Colin McDowell and Gareth Pugh

Friday, 5 July 2013
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Join Colin McDowell, one of the UK’s most respected fashion commentators, in conversation with the British designer Gareth Pugh as they explore the designer’s fascination with clothes which communicate ideas, the power of geometry and inspirational... Read more about In Conversation with Colin McDowell and Gareth Pugh

IFS Tour

Access Event: In Fine Style: The Art of Tudor and Stuart Fashion BSL interpreted and lipspeaking guided tour

Thursday, 27 June 2013
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

In Fine Style: The Art of Tudor and Stuart Fashion traces changing tastes in fashionable attire and the spread of fashion through the royal courts of Europe in the 16th and 17th centuries. Using paintings, drawings and prints from the Royal... Read more about Access Event: In Fine Style: The Art of Tudor and Stuart Fashion BSL interpreted and lipspeaking guided tour

Study Day: Dressing in Fine Style: Ruffled, Laced and Slashed

Saturday, 22 June 2013
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Discover some of the secrets of Tudor and Stuart fashionable dress with this day-long course associated The Queen’s Gallery’s latest exhibition In Fine Style: The Art of Tudor... Read more about Study Day: Dressing in Fine Style: Ruffled, Laced and Slashed

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