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Tour of Sir John Soane’s Museum
An historic house, museum and library of distinguished 19th century neo-classical architect Sir John Soane. At Soane’s request, the house has been left untouched since his death – almost 180 years ago. It holds many drawings and models of Soane’s projects and the collections of paintings, drawings and antiquities that he assembled, including paintings by Canaletto, Hogarth and JMW Turner.
Leighton House Museum is the former home of the Victorian artist Frederic, Lord Leighton (1830-1896). The only purpose-built studio-house open to the public in the United Kingdom, it is one of the most remarkable buildings of the nineteenth century, built as a “private palace of art”.
Private View of the Royal Institute of Painters in Watercolours Annual Exhibition
Works on display are produced by members of the RI and other artists whose pictures have been selected to hang alongside these by the RI Council, including many young painters using water-soluble media in often new and exciting ways. Join us for the Private View and meet the artists in person.
Private View of the Royal Society of Portrait Painters Annual Exhibition
You’ll see portraiture in all its guises; from its most public manifestation to its most intimate – all of it distinguished by excellence. It’s where serious portrait painters want to exhibit. Join us for the Private View and mee the artists and their sitters in person
Private View of the New English Art Club Annual Exhibition
The New English is a vibrant and diverse group of widely admired visual artists whose highly collectable work is based principally upon direct observation of nature and the human figure. Join us for the Private View and meet the artists in person
Charleston is a unique museum preserving the home of artists Vanessa Bell and Duncan Grant. Charleston today promotes the legacy of the Bloomsbury group, which included Virginia Woolf, John Maynard Keynes and E.M.Forster. We will travel from London, have lunch locally in Berwick then visit the house outside public opening hours and have time to explore the beautiful gardens.
An Introduction to the history of the magnificent 18th century building from Tudor intrigue to Georgian enlightenment, visiting the Lightwells (an atmospheric area used in many films and TV programmes), the Deadhouse, graceful staircases and the fabulous Edmund J Safra Fountain Court.