Samuel Beckett and painting

Monday 21 January, 1–1.45pm

Sainsbury Wing Theatre

Conor Carville

Admission free, donations welcome

Conor Carville, from the University of Reading, traces the development of Irish author Samuel Beckett's understanding of painting, demonstrating how deeply Beckett thought about visual culture.

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 Rembrandt, Self Portrait at the Age of 63, 1669