South West Area National Association of Decorative & Fine Arts Societies
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SOUTH WEST AREA SPECIAL INTEREST DAY Treasures of Spanish Art
NOW FULLY BOOKED

Eveline Eaton
03/04/2014 EARLY SPANISH ART TO PICASSO

Venue - Conference Centre Buckfast Abbey
The day will start with Coffee at 10.00am and will be followed by three sessions of approximately one hour each and finishing at about 3.30 pm. A two course lunch is included for the price of £33.00.
SESSION ONE : Early Spanish Art to El Greco
SESSION TWO : The 'Golden Age' of Spanish Art
SESSION THREE : Goya to Picasso
This talk traces the important role of the arts in Spain in the development of Western Art.
The masterworks of leading artists will be investigated: after El Greco came ‘The Golden Age of Spanish Painting’
with Velázquez, Zurbarán and Murillo. Goya’s work stood out during revolutionary times while the twentieth century saw the brilliant innovations of Dalí, Miró and, above all,
Picasso.
SUGGESTED READING;
The Art in Spain by John Moffitt, available on Amazon UK for £7.16 + p&p

Further details for the day from Dr David Yates - yatesdavid135@gmail.com
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