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Christmas quiz: Medieval and early Renaissance art

Test your knowledge of Western painting, 1250-1500
Date
Wednesday, 9 December 2020
Time
6.30 - 8 pm GMT
Available online only

About

Join Siân Walters and Jo Walton for a smorgasbord of festive fun. Expect some tricky questions, picture rounds and playful teasers. Are you up for the challenge?

Suitable for those who have recently attended our 'Stories of art' course or who are familiar with the art of the period. 

This event finishes at 8pm.

Image: Detail from Sandro Botticelli, ''Mystic Nativity'', 1500

Your quizmasters

Siân Walters is an art historian and director of Art History in Focus. She teaches Module 1: 1250-1400 on our 'Stories of art 'course. In addition to her work for the National Gallery and the Wallace Collection, she lectures for The Arts Society and leads specialist art tours abroad. Siân was a lecturer at Surrey University for many years and has worked in France and Venice. Her specialist areas of research are 15th- and 16th- century Italian painting, Spanish art and architecture, Flemish and Dutch painting and the relationship between art and dance.

Jo Walton has been lecturing for The Arts Society (formerly NADFAS) for over fifteen years, specialising in the art and architecture of the Italian Renaissance, as well as aspects of British 20th-century painting. She has also worked extensively with The Friends of Dulwich Picture Gallery, The Art Fund and local art groups around the UK. She was a guide at Tate Britain and Tate Modern for over a decade. She teaches Module 2: 1400-1500 on our 'Stories of art' course.

Supported by

Supported by the John Armitage Charitable Trust

Talks & conversations

Christmas quiz: Medieval and early Renaissance art

Test your knowledge of Western painting, 1250-1500
Date
Wednesday, 9 December 2020
Time
6.30 - 8 pm GMT
Available online only

Tickets

Standard: £3
Concessions: £2.50

This is an online talk, hosted on Zoom. Please book a ticket to access the event. You will receive your link to access the event in your email confirmation. 

Concessions are for full-time students, jobseekers, and disabled adults.