Storm clouds and mountains: Looking at nature through Ruskin's eyes

Monday 18 February, 1–1.45pm

Sainsbury Wing Theatre

Suzanne Fagence Cooper

Admission free, donations welcome

Discover how Ruskin responded to environmental change

As an artist and critic, John Ruskin consistently challenged the way others experienced the world, encouraging people to recognise and record nature’s fleeting beauty.

Curator and author Suzanne Fagence Cooper discusses how he responded to environmental change.

Lunchtime talks

Focus in on one painting with our talks in the Gallery, or explore wider themes in the collection at our in-depth theatre talks.

Supported by the John Armitage Charitable Trust

Image above: Detail from Joseph Mallord William Turner, Margate (?), from the Sea, about 1835–40