Study Days: Moons: Science, Myth and the Visual Arts

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13 May 2019 - 17 June 2019
Watts Gallery

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Moons: Science, Myth and the Visual Arts
Mondays, 13 May, 20 May, 3 June, 10 June & 17 June
11am - 1pm | £170 | Friends £153| Pre-booking required

Moonscapes examines Victorian ideas of the Moon in science, myth and art. Study these ideas in more depth in this course and explore their longer history in our culture.

Monday 13 May
Introduction to Moonlit Landscape Painting in Britain
Dr Tessa Kilgarriff

Monday 20 May
View of the Moon: A Science Perspective
Professor Craig Underwood

Monday 3 June
Image of the Scientist
Hilary Underwood

Monday 10 June
Moon Art: From the Medieval to the Impressionist
Hilary Underwood

Monday 17 June
From Surrey to Space: John Russell and his Inheritors
Olive Maggs & Nerissa Taysom

In collaboration with Surrey Space Centre.


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