Friday Lecture – Azulejo: A History of Tile in Portuguese Architecture with Dr Angie Smith
Decorative tiles (azulejo) have been used to decorate Portuguese buildings since the Middle Ages. This lecture offers a chronological survey of azulejo.
Includes lunch. Lunch is served from 1pm and lecture begins at 2pm.
Angie Smith has a first-class degree in Art History and a PhD in Combined Historical Studies. She has more than a decade’s experience teaching undergraduates and taking adult education classes for Leicester University. She is an accredited NADFAS lecturer, has contributed articles to many scholarly journals and has published several books including A Timeline of Art History.