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Study day - The Art of the Exotic: chinoiserie at Buckingham Palace

Monday, 21 September 2015 to Tuesday, 22 September 2015
Buckingham Palace

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This two-day course at Buckingham Palace explores how British craftsmen of the eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries invented their own fanciful versions of the East. ... Read more about Study day - The Art of the Exotic: chinoiserie at Buckingham Palace

Short talk - The Garden for Entertainment

Thursday, 24 September 2015
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Mark Lane, Gardens Manager will discuss the Buckingham Palace Garden location of The Queen's Garden Parties and other Royal Entertainment throughout the garden's history. ... Read more about Short talk - The Garden for Entertainment

Lecture - Magna Carta: the charter that changed the world

Monday, 28 September 2015
Windsor Castle

Hear Professor David Starkey explore the ongoing legacy of the Magna Carta in this one hour evening lecture in St George's Chapel at Windsor Castle. ... Read more about Lecture - Magna Carta: the charter that changed the world

The Entrance of George IV at Holyroodhouse

Special Event - The Entrance of George IV to Holyroodhouse

Tuesday, 29 September 2015
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

Deborah Clarke, Senior Curator, Royal CollectionTrust and Scottish Artists co-curator examines Sir David Wilkie’s memorable painting – a portal into the life of the Palace and Edinburgh in centuries past. ... Read more about Special Event - The Entrance of George IV to Holyroodhouse

Short recital: The Garden of Earthly Delights Part II

Wednesday, 30 September 2015
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Join musicians from the Royal College of Music for 15-minute recitals exploring a range of music inspired by nature as part of our free lunchtime programme. ... Read more about Short recital: The Garden of Earthly Delights Part II

Exhibition special event - 'Gardens underneath which rivers flow': the symbolism of the Islamic gardens of paradise

Wednesday, 30 September 2015
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Learn about the ways that Islamic gardens have been based upon the archetype of the Gardens of Paradise during this free lunchtime lecture. ... Read more about Exhibition special event - 'Gardens underneath which rivers flow': the symbolism of the Islamic gardens of paradise

Short talk - Merian and Metamorphosis

Thursday, 1 October 2015
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

The beautiful painted botanical and entomological drawings of Maria Sybilla Merian were made in the years around 1700 and straddle art and science. ... Read more about Short talk - Merian and Metamorphosis

Exhibition special event - In Conversation: Arcadia - Paradise found?

Thursday, 1 October 2015
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace
Join Desmond Shawe-Taylor, Surveyor of The Queen's Pictures as he talks to award-winning author Adam Nicolson about Arcadia – the idyllic vision of an unspoilt wilderness.

Study day - Van Dyck at the court of Charles I

Tuesday, 6 October 2015
Windsor Castle

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This study day at Windsor Castle will explore the way Anthony van Dyck revolutionised painting in England. ... Read more about Study day - Van Dyck at the court of Charles I

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