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We aim to offer exceptional value for your money, keeping prices low and only offering professional and qualified tutors who are passionate about what they teach. Our courses are perfect for adults who want to learn something new or expand on their knowledge in a relaxed and no-pressure environment. Our goal is to make learning fun, sociable, and worthwhile. Taking our courses is an excellent way to meet new people who share the same interests. So, whether you’re cultivating or searching for a new interest, or simply want to brush up on what you’re already familiar with, we encourage you to try out one of our art history short courses or general art history courses for adults.

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Iconic Designers of the 20th Century: Eileen Gray & Florence Broadhurst

Discover the influential work and amazing lives of two women whose impact is still felt today: an interior designer of the Art Deco era, an emblematic architect of Modernism, a risk taker extraordinaire and a huge archive of dynamic and diverse designs. [More]
$49 Limited inc GST
Iconic Designers of the 20th Century: Eileen Gray & Florence Broadhurst

Discover the influential work and amazing lives of two women whose impact is still felt today: an interior designer of the Art Deco era, an emblematic architect of Modernism, a risk taker

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The Sinuous Lines & Radical Ideas behind European Art Nouveau

With July 2019 being 80 years since the death of artist & designer Alfons Mucha, we look at the Art Nouveau movement in Europe. Called Art Nouveau in France, it was also referred to as Vienna Secession and German Jugendstil. This course will look at the wonderful architecture and decorative arts in furniture, ceramics, silver and jewellery such as Lalique, as well as the radical ideas that were behind the design movement. [More]
$38 Limited inc GST
The Sinuous Lines & Radical Ideas behind European Art Nouveau

With July 2019 being 80 years since the death of artist & designer Alfons Mucha, we look at the Art Nouveau movement in Europe. Called Art Nouveau in France, it was also referred to as Vienna

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The World Upside Down - Early European & Colonial Drawings of Curious Australian Animals

The Great Southern Land had long been a place of mystery in Europe. When first images of Australian animals arrived to Europe there was disbelief of these odd animals. Swans were black, mammals carried their young in pouches and furred animals laid eggs. This talk will delve into images of early Australian animals held in the National Library of Australia and Mitchell Library in Sydney from the late 18th and early 19th century – who drew these images and who collected them and how... [More]
$38 Limited inc GST
The World Upside Down - Early European & Colonial Drawings of Curious Australian Animals

The Great Southern Land had long been a place of mystery in Europe. When first images of Australian animals arrived to Europe there was disbelief of these odd animals. Swans were black, mammals

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If there isn't a class to suit you, please the waiting list.

Leonardo Da Vinci: The Artistic Genius

Leonardo da Vinci, who died 500 years ago on May 2, 1519, was without any doubt one of the greatest artists/geniuses who has ever lived. This illustrated lecture will present an overview and assessment of his achievement, interpreting his life, personality and his artistic work within the context of the vibrant Renaissance societies in which he lived in Florence, Milan and at the Court of François I of France. PLANNED LEARNING OUTCOMES By the end of this course, students should be... [More]
$49 Limited inc GST
Leonardo Da Vinci: The Artistic Genius

<p>Leonardo da Vinci, who died 500 years ago on May 2, 1519, was without any doubt one of the greatest artists/geniuses who has ever lived. This illustrated lecture will present an overview and

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If there isn't a class to suit you, please the waiting list.

The Political Artist: David, Delacroix and Courbet

French nineteenth century artists were both commentators upon, and personally involved in contemporary political upheaval. Examine three major artists – Jacques-Louis David, Eugene Delacroix and Gustave Courbet – who perceived their artistic output as linked to a broader civic and social role within society. SUGGESTED READING Anita Brookner, Jacques-Louis David (Thames & Hudson, 1987). Jacques-Louis David: new perspectives, ed. Dorothy Johnson (University of Delaware Press, 2006).... [More]
$110 Limited inc GST / $99
The Political Artist: David, Delacroix and Courbet

<p>French nineteenth century artists were both commentators upon, and personally involved in contemporary political upheaval. Examine three major artists – Jacques-Louis David, Eugene Delacroix and

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If there isn't a class to suit you, please the waiting list.

The Piero della Francesca Trail

Piero della Francesca’s precisely composed and starkly moving paintings are immediately recognisable, some of them – such as the tiny Flagellation – still amongst Western Europe’s most enigmatic art. Piero’s works were strongly connected to the beautiful places he lived, sophisticated patrons for whom he worked, and geometric and mathematical theories he advanced. Join us as we follow the Piero della Francesca Trail from Urbino and Rimini, on to the hills outside Arezzo and thence... [More]
$38 Limited inc GST
The Piero della Francesca Trail

Piero della Francesca’s precisely composed and starkly moving paintings are immediately recognisable, some of them – such as the tiny Flagellation – still amongst Western Europe’s most enigmatic art.

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If there isn't a class to suit you, please the waiting list.

Forgotten Female Artists of the Weimar Republic

Discover the art and lives of two distinct female artists, Hanna Höch and Jeanne Mammen, who emerged in Berlin during the tumultuous years of the Weimar Republic. Explore the art movements these artists were engaged with and their critic of the social and political extremes of that time. This session will look at the distinct works of these two artists: Hanna Höch was a trailblazer in the art of photomontage within the Dada circle while Jeanne Mammen was part of the “New... [More]
$38 Limited inc GST
Forgotten Female Artists of the Weimar Republic

<p>Discover the art and lives of two distinct female artists, Hanna Höch and Jeanne Mammen, who emerged in Berlin during the tumultuous years of the Weimar Republic. Explore the art movements these

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If there isn't a class to suit you, please the waiting list.