Friday Lecture – Azulejo: A History of Tile in Portuguese Architecture

Public Lectures


Oct 30, 1.00 pm to Oct 30, 4.30 pm


Dr Angie Smith

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Decorative tiles (azulejo) have been used to decorate Portuguese buildings since the Middle Ages. This lecture offers a chronological survey of azulejo.

Includes three course lunch.

Friday 30th October 2020 1pm-4pm.

Performer background

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.