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11 February 2019AGM followed by 'Masters of the SEA'
11 March 2019ZAHA HADID - Architectural Superstar.
08 April 2019Masters of the North - Nordic Art
13 May 2019The Rakes Progress - Stravinsky, Hogarth, and Hockney
10 June 2019Pre-Raphaelites
08 July 2019Georgia O'Keeffe
09 September 2019GPO Film Unit
14 October 2019Turbulent Times : Russian History as depicted by 19th Century Painters
11 November 2019The two Gustavs - Mahler and Klimt

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AGM followed by 'Masters of the SEA' JAMES TAYLOR Monday 11 February 2019

Our AGM takes place today at 1030 which will be followed by James Taylor's talk 'MASTERS of the SEA'.

Highlights of Maritime Art from 17th Century to the present day. Introduces the subjects, themes and styles of maritime painting and focuses on the development of the genre in Britain. See dramatic sea battles, ship portraits, ports and harbours, fishing, Captain James Cook and Vice Admiral Nelson, royal yachts and races, clipper ships and ocean liners as well as official war artists. The historic buildings of the National Maritime Museum are also featured.