THE ARTS SOCIETY DISS


FULL DETAILS OF THE SOCIETY AND ITS ACTIVITIES CAN BE FOUND BY CLICKING ON THE HEADINGS ABOVE.


 

Liverpool Trip

April 2018 - AS Diss is offering a members' tour to Liverpool

Visit a major port of empire - a noble city, much abused by Hitler's Luftwaffe and 1960's architects, but still having more listed buildings per acre than any other UK city outside London.  Experience an accessible part of the once 12-mile docks in their sheltered Irish Sea location, which allowed trading far to the West and South; enjoy 2 cathedrals, 3 museums and many other locations in and around this vibrant city.

Full details will be found by clicking on 'Our Society' above, then selecting 'Documents' to open a comprehensive leaflet, which includes a printable application form.  £75 deposit should be sent to Sara Muldoon.


 

Lecture programme for 2017-2018:

21 November: Caroline Rayman
Three Great Families and their Gardens: Astors, Rothschilds and Sackville Wests

12 December: Ian Keable
George Cruikshank: Caricaturist, Illustrator, Philanderer

16 January: Sarah Pearson
The Art and Architecture of Travel

20 February: Susan Kay-Williams
The Colour Explosion: the C19th achievements of natural dyes and synthetics

20 March: Sam Moorhead
T E Lawrence, Leonard Woolley and the Wilderness of Zin

17 April: Angela Findlay
The Role of the Arts in the Cycle of Crime, Prison and Re-offending

15 May: Nicholas Reed
Laura Knight or Evelyn Dunbar: who was the greater artist?

9 June: Caroline Shenton
Votes for Women: Suffragettes and Female Politicians

Full details may be found by clicking on 'Lectures' above.



To contact us about any aspect of the Society, or to contact any committee member, email diss@theartssociety.org.uk


November's lecture (Tuesday 21/11) should be of interest to gardeners of all standards - click on 'Lectures' on the title bar above to see further details.


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