High Style in the Roaring Twenties

There are to be three lectures the first at 10.30 in the Matthews hall.

1. A Style for Modern Life: Paris 1925

2. Speed –  Fast Trains, Fast Cars and Fast Women

3. Putting on the Ritz

The price for this Special Interest Day is £10 pp, This includes the three lectures, tea and coffee and a glass of wine to enjoy with your lunch. the price does not include Lunch!

The speaker throughout this study day is Professor Dr Anne Anderson

With a first degree in archaeology and a PhD in English, Anne was a senior lecturer in Art and Design History at Southampton Solent University for 14 year. During 2009-2010, Anne worked on Closer to Home the reopening exhibition at Leighton House Museum, Kensington. She has curated three national exhibitions, including The Truth About Faeries (2009-11) and Under the Greenwood: Picturing the British Tree (2013). Her book on The Perseus Series was published for the Edward Burne-Jones exhibition (2018). She has held several prestigious fellowships including Fellow of the Huntington Library, CA (2008 and 2018) and Fellow of the Henry Francis DuPont Winterthur Library and Museum (2009/10). Currently a tutor for the V&A Learning Academy, Anne specialises in Art Nouveau and the Arts and Crafts movement. Her career as an international speaker has taken her all over the world, including Jersey, Spain, Germany, New Zealand, Canada and the USA. She undertook her fourth lecture tour of Australia, for ADFAS, in 2018.

Dr Anderson is now Associate Professor at Exeter University.

This event is booked for Thursday 25th March

Lecture starts at 10.30

Registration from 10.00 a.m.

Cost for each Study Day is £10



Members are invited to bring paintings, and/or objets d'art to share with the audience and the speaker to help illustrate the theme.

You can reserve a place for this study day using this booking form

Methods of Payment

Either by cash  given to Sue Maunder
or by cheque made payable to EXEDFAS and returned with this booking form to Sue Maunder  ( suesummersinsurance@gmail.com)   (‘Pennies’, 46 Pound Lane, Topsham, EX3 0NA )
or by BACs to sort 30-93-14 a/c 02689599 completing 18 character reference box to show ‘HighStyle’.  Providing the reference box is correctly completed, return of the booking forms is not required.  

Booking form