Arts Society Huddersfield

Arts Society Huddersfield Lectures

The Arts Society Huddersfield is part of a network of over 90,000 people worldwide - brought together through a shared curiosity for the arts and our artistic heritage. The Arts Society Huddersfield offers enjoyable opportunities to discover and support the arts of yesterday, today and tomorrow. Our events provide welcoming places to hear excellent lecturers share their specialist knowledge about the arts.
Join the Arts Society Huddersfield with a unique programme of monthly activities. They meet 9 times for lectures on the 3rd Thursday of the month (not July/August/December).

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University of Huddersfield

Firth Street
Sparck Jones Building
Room SJG/11

Telephone: 07710 257 337

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Balls and Parties: Legendary Festivities CANCELLED / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2020-11-19T00:00:00Z">Thu 19 Nov 2020</span>Balls and Parties: Legendary Festivities CANCELLED / Thu 19 Nov 2020

Lecture by Dr Benjamin Wild at 7.15pm. (Doors open 6.30pm) Looking beneath the shimmer and glitter of four costumed events, from the Devonshire House Ball of 1897 to the Rothschild’s Proust Ball of 1971, this illustrate...

Whistler v Ruskin: A Pot of Paint in the Public&apos;s Face CANCELLED / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2020-10-15T00:00:00Z">Thu 15 Oct 2020</span>Whistler v Ruskin: A Pot of Paint in the Public's Face CANCELLED / Thu 15 Oct 2020

Lecture by Lizzie Darbyshire at 7.15pm. (Doors open 6.30pm) When the artist Whistler displayed his Nocturne in Black and Gold: the Falling Rocket at the Grosvenor Gallery in 1877, the revered art critic John Ruskin accu...

The Transformation of English Provincial Towns CANCELLED / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2020-09-17T00:00:00Z">Thu 17 Sep 2020</span>The Transformation of English Provincial Towns CANCELLED / Thu 17 Sep 2020

Lecture by Carolyn Knight at 7.15pm. (Doors open 6.30pm) CANCELLED Provincial towns developed substantially over the 18th century, with elegant new buildings providing spaces for social life: assembly rooms for dances a...

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The Arts Society meets in Room SJG/11, Spärck Jones Building, University of Huddersfield HD1 3DH on the third Thursday of the month. Meetings start at 7.15pm. Please be seated 5 minutes before. Doors open for socialising...