Zoom talk by Douglas Skeggs on Catherine The Great

When:
September 24, 2021 @ 7:00 pm
2021-09-24T19:00:00+01:00
2021-09-24T19:15:00+01:00
Where:
Zoom
Cost:
tba
Contact:

ST PETER’S CHURCH ROPLEY

in aid of the rebuilding programme

DOUGLAS SKEGGS

A ZOOM TALK ON CATHERINE THE GREAT

ON FRIDAY 24TH SEPTEMBER AT 7.00PM

Douglas read Fine Art at Cambridge and has been a lecturer on paintings since 1980. He has given over 8000 lectures to universities, colleges and art societies. He was the director of The New Academy of Art Studies and is presently a lecturer at The Study Center, Christie’s course ‘The History of Art Studies’ and other London courses. Among his more improbable venues for lectures are the bar on the QE2, MI5 headquarters, the Captain’s Room at Lloyds, and an aircraft hangar in a German NATO base. He has lectured in Belgium, France, Germany and Spain, and has taken numerous tours around Europe.

He has written and presented various TV documentaries, the Omnibus programme on Whistler and the exhibition video on William Morris. Three one-man exhibitions of his paintings have been held in England and Switzerland. He has published five novels, which have been translated into 8 foreign languages, and his book on Monet, River of Light, has sold 30,000 copies in England, America and France.

            Tickets are £10.00, please go to www.stpetersropley.org.uk 

All funds made for this event will be matched by a generous anonymous donor.