Art Appreciation 2022 - Semester 2 - Wednesday series

Art Appreciation 2022 - Pomp and Ceremony

20 July 2022 - 23 November 2022 6.00pm - 7.00pm
Domain Theatre
*20-Jul Impossible bouquets and diplomatic mangos: the art of political giving - Mikala Tai
*27-Jul Charles Conder and the Maison de l’art nouveau (1895) - Angus Trumble
*3-Aug Celebrating victory in Buddhist Bhutan: art, dance and modernity - Dr Alex McKay
*10-Aug Happy anniversaries: Australian artists and settlement commemoration, 1888-1938 - Dr David Hansen
*17-Aug Design of the grand hotel: from le goût Ritz to barefoot luxury - Distinguished Professor Peter McNeil
*24-Aug Plaster and pageantry - Lorraine Kypiotis
*31-Aug An illustrated history: colonial parties and the popular press - Richard Neville
*7-Sep Transforming cities: the Paris Opera and the Sydney Opera House - Dr Peter Kohane
*14-Sep Well done, sir: the celebratory and commemorative function of cartoons in the Victorian age - Associate Professor Richard Sculley
*21-Sep Attention to detail: the art of Michael Zavros - Susi Muddiman OAM
*28-Sep All tomorrow’s parties: Andy Warhol’s social worlds - Nicholas Chambers
*12-Oct Celebrating Bonaparte: Jacques-Louis David’s The Coronation of Napoleon - Professor Mark Ledbury
*19-Oct The Ditchley portrait of Queen Elizabeth I and the revels arranged by Henry Lee - Professor Anne Dunlop
*26-Oct Stories from the Louvre: the world’s most celebrated art museum - Dr Jessica Priebe
*2-Nov Ceremony and country in Papunya Tula painting, 1971-79 - John Kean
*9-Nov Inigo Jones and the theatre of the Stuart court - Steven Miller
*16-Nov Post-pomp: the rise of private life in eighteenth-century European painting - Dr Georgina Cole
*23-Nov Alternative histories: artists and historical re-enactments - Dr Andrew Frost

Complimentary tea and coffee will be available outside the Domain theatre, lower level 3 one hour before the commencement of the lecture.

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