Friday Lecture – Azulejo: A History of Tile in Portuguese Architecture with Dr Angie Smith

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Public Lectures

£26 includes lunch

Oct 30 2020, 1.00 pm to Oct 30 2020, 4.00 pm

£26 includes lunch

Dr Angie Smith

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Description

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.

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.