ART & CULTURE EVENTS
LIST OF EVENTS FOR THose with love for arts & culture
19 OCTOBER - 24 NOVEMBER
10.00am - 5.30pm
International sculptor Philip Jackson brings spectacular exhibition to Augustus Brandt in Petworth, West Sussex.
2 - 24 NOVEMBER
10.00am - 5.00pm
The annual exhibition of the Society of Wood Engravers showcases the breadth of work by wood engravers from the UK and the rest the world.
3 - 25 NOVEMBER
11.00am - 3.00pm Wed to Sat
11.00am to 1.30pm - Sunday
Private view on Sunday 4th November is from 11.00am to 3.00pm
Our Winter Exhibition comprises a stunning collection of paintings, print-making, sculpture and ceramics. Highlights include Oona Campbell’s remarkable series of snow paintings created last winter.
5 - 30 NOVEMBER
11.00am - 3.30pm
In the North Gallery, to mark the Royal Academy’s 250th anniversary, Petworth House are highlighting ten works of painting and sculpture by founders and members of the Royal Academy such as Reynolds, Turner and Flaxman.
13 - 24 NOVEMBER
10.00am - 6.00pm
This exhibition features works by Emily Lamb, David Shepherd, John Cyril Harrison, Keith Shackleton and others along side scultures by Domenica de Ferranti, Camilla Le May, Pascal Chesneau and Malcolm Stathers.
24 - 25 NOVEMBER
10.00am - 6.00pm
The Forest Gallery Christmas Exhibition 2018 promises to be a fabulous event over the course of the last weekend of November.
2.00pm - 3.00pm
Contrary to popular myth, the Victorians thoroughly amused themselves and particularly at Christmas. With this lecture we will revel in their celebrations.
6.30pm - 10.20pm
Alfredo Germont and the courtesan Violetta Valéry fall in love at a party in Violetta's Paris salon. Alfredo is determined to cure Violetta of her tuberculosis, and the couple leave Paris and begin a contented life in the country.
6.45pm - 10.15pm
The penniless soldier Gherman has fallen in love with Liza, even though she is engaged to his friend Yeletsky. Gherman learns that Liza's guardian the Countess knows a winning three-card formula.
26 JANUARY - 24 MARCH
10.30am - 2.15pm
The Trust cares for one of the largest and most significant collections of art in the UK including many important seventeenth-century Dutch paintings acquired by country house owners for over 300 years.
7.15pm - 10.00pm
Don Quixote and his servant Sancho Panza set out to have a chivalrous adventure. They meet Kitri and Basilio, a young couple who cannot marry because Kitri's father is determined to marry her off to the wealthy Gamache. Don Quixote decides to intervene.
6.45pm - 10.30pm
Disillusioned with life, the aged philosopher Faust calls upon Satan to help him. The devil Méphistophélès appears and strikes a bargain with the philosopher: he will give him youth and the love of the beautiful Marguerite, if Faust will hand over his soul.
7.15pm - 10.30pm
The contemporary face of The Royal Ballet is shown in works from three of today's leading choreographers. Wheeldon's Within the Golden Hour is based around seven couples separating and intermingling, to music by Vivaldi and Bossi and lit with rich colours suggested by sunset.
7.15pm - 10.30pm
Romeo and Juliet fall passionately in love, but their families are caught up in a deadly feud. They marry in secret, but tragic circumstances lead Romeo to fight and kill Juliet's cousin Tybalt. As punishment, he is banished from the city.