STUDY DAYS IN HAMPSHIRE 

Jennie holds a variety of Art History study days in Southampton and Winchester and these run throughout the year.

 

To discuss or book one of Jennie's study days, please contact her direct, either by calling on 01258 818249 or sending an email via the contact page.

STUDY DAYS - 2019

Renoir - Portrait Jeanne Samary

 

 

Gothic Art and Architecture

 

 

 

 St Lawrence Parish Room, Colebrook Street, Winchester

SO23 9LH

 

 

Thursday 5 September

10:00 - 13:00

 

 

 

The Gothic era was a period of incredible change and there was an explosion of new images: the glorious spectacles of the churches and cathedrals with their soaring vaults and glorious stained glass windows, Gothic architecture attempted to produce a heavenly environment on earth.  We will study the sumptuous manuscript illuminations, sculptures, stained glass and frescoes of this era as well as the design and building of the magnificent period of Gothic architecture through all its evolving manifestations.

 

The cost for the day is £25.00, which includes refreshments with biscuits on arrival and at break.

 

Piero della Francesca - Resurrection

 

 

Italian Renaissance

 

 

 

 St Lawrence Parish Room, Colebrook Street, Winchester

SO23 9LH

 

 

Thursday 10 October

10:00 - 13:00

 

 

 

 

 

This wonderfully innovative period in art history moves us from the early attempts to paint perspective through to the High Renaissance where we study some of the most iconic images of this era, including the art of artists such as Botticelli, Fra Lippi, Mantegna, Piero della Francesca, da Vinci, Michelangelo & Raphael.

 

The cost for the day is £25.00, which includes refreshments with biscuits on arrival and at break.

 

Cranach the Elder - Dorothea

 

 

Northern Renaissance

 

 

 

 St Lawrence Parish Room, Colebrook Street, Winchester

SO23 9LH

 

 

Thursday 24 October

10:00 - 13:00

 

 

 

The centre of the European Renaissance movement was in Italy, however, over time the ideas and influences of the Italian Renaissance spread to other areas of Europe. The "Northern" Renaissance refers to Renaissance art, architecture, and philosophy that took place outside of Italy.  We will be discussing works by artists from the Netherland artist Breughel and from Germany: Dürer, Cranach the Elder and Holbein the Younger.

 

The cost for the day is £30.00, which includes refreshments with biscuits on arrival and at break.

 

Pieter de Hooch - Peeling Apples

 

 

Artists of the Dutch Golden Age

 

 

 

 St Lawrence Parish Room, Colebrook Street, Winchester

SO23 9LH

 

 

Thursday 14 November

10:00 - 13:00

 

 

 

 

 

This exciting and innovative time in Dutch art produced artists such as Rembrandt, Vermeer, Frans Hals, Jan Steen and Pieter de Hooch.  We shall be looking at these artists’ work, placing them in the context of their time and studying the influences and inspirations that drove them to produce some of the most memorable and popular work in the History of Art.

 

The cost for the day is £25.00, which includes refreshments with biscuits on arrival and at break.

 

Richard Redgrave - The Deserter's Home

 

 

Victorian Narrative Painting

 

 

 St Lawrence Parish Room, Colebrook Street, Winchester

SO23 9LH

 

 

Thursday 28 November

10:00 - 13:00

 

 

At a time of great change and innovation, which created enormous wealth as well as poverty, artists created images of everyday life in the form of narratives.  These paintings proved to be highly popular and were intended to be 'read' like novels. This course looks at and interprets works by artists such as William Holman Hunt, Ford Madox Brown, William Powell Frith, Frank Holl and Richard Redgrave.

 

The cost for the day is £25.00, which includes refreshments with biscuits on arrival and at break.