Monday Lunch & Lecture – The Lure of Morocco




Angie Smith

19 July 2021

£26 includes lunch

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Many European painters have travelled to Morocco in search of colour and exotic subject matter. In this lecture we look at paintings by Matisse and others who have been inspired by their travel in this part of the Maghreb.

Includes lunch. Lunch is served from 1pm and lecture begins at 2pm.

Tutor information

Angie Smith has a first class honours degree in Art History from Leicester University and a PhD in Combined Historical Studies from the Warburg Institute, London University. She taught at undergraduate level and in lifelong learning for Leicester University for more than a decade until moving to the southwest.   She is currently preparing a volume on medieval building accounts for the Oxford Historical Society and has published many articles in scholarly journals as well as several books including A Timeline of Art History. She is an accredited lecturer for NADFAS and regularly leads cultural tours.

Covid information

Dillington House wishes to reassure everyone that we are working closely with Somerset County Council to ensure every measure is being taken to make Dillington House a safe place for everyone.

All course participants will be sent further guidance prior to the course date.

Dillington House is following Government guidelines and adhering to new guidance including local or national lockdowns.

All places booked can be transferred or refunded in the event this course is cancelled. Individuals who are affected by local lockdowns will be able to transfer to an alternative course. All other terms and conditions apply.