OASA Lectures

 

2024 OASA lecture series

We are looking forward to welcoming you to our 2024 series of lectures and hope to see you there.

2024

DateSpeakerTitle
5 February
Xa Sturgis
“Changing Museums”
The last 30 years have seen dramatic changes for museums…see flyer
AGM 4:45
4 March Bendor Grosvenor ‘The Importance of Connoisseurship’
29 April
Ben Okri and Rosemary Clunie

Words and Images’ (TBC)
     
3 June
Martin Kemp and Samson Kambalu‘In Conversation
21 OctoberDora Thornton‘Experiments in Form: exploring modern brooches in the Goldsmiths’ Company Collection 1961-2024’
18 NovemberLydia Miller‘Early Years at the Slade and Forgotten Female Talent ‘

OASA Lectures Archive

2023

DateSpeakerTitle
20 FebruaryMia JacksonAlice de Rothschild (1847-1922) and Waddesdon Manor: reassessing a collector’s legacy
20 March Philip Pullman  “No good place, and ryghtly fear’d …” 
Inigo Jones, proportional dividers, and an anomaly in Palladio’s Quattro Libri 
dell’Architettura 
15 May 
4.45pm
OASA AGM followed by a lecture from Jevon ThistlewoodThe Secret Lives of Paintings: what they hide from view                        
5 June
Emma RidwayMaking Art Histories: curating the British Pavilion at the 
Venice Art Biennale 2022

9 October

Colin Harrison

‘The Afterlife of Edgar Wind: a scholar and his collection’ (in person/no Zoom)

6 November




Catherine Whistler
‘Hidden Images: portraits and their covers in Renaissance Italy’

     

2022

DateSpeakerTitle
20 February
20 March 
9 May 
4.45pm
Jacqueline ThalmannWhen art came to Oxford: Christ Church Picture Gallery, Britain’s first public art museum              

6 June 
5.45pm

Jeremy Warren

Medieval and Renaissance bronzes of the Ashmolean

3 October
5.45pm


Francesca Leoni

‘Enchanting yet treacherous’: lustreware in global perspective



7 November





Kate Heard

‘Scurrilous caricatures & infamous things’: the British monarchy and satirical prints, 1780–1830

OASA Lecture – Jacqueline Thalmann

‘When Art came to Oxford, Christ Church Picture gallery, Britain’s first public Art Museum’

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Monday 9 May, 5.30 The Headley Lecture Theatre, Ashmolean, and online via Eventbrite

 

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