Access to the Arts during the Coronavirus crisis

The Arts Society Connected

The Arts Society website

The Arts Society Connected

Lecture on Las Meninas by Velázquez by Arts Society lecturer Jacqueline Cockburn.  

For those of you who like chatting online, a new ‘Connected’ Forum has been launched.

The Arts Society and Exhibition on Screen are collaborating to host a monthly film screening.   The first one will be the UK premier of ‘Easter in Art’.  We are being offered discounted access to the film for £5 until 21 April 2020 so this is a limited time offer. Click on this Easter in Art link for further information and to access the film.

Heni Talks

Heni Talks

The Arts Society has also set up a forum to chat about the Heni videos you have seen.

The National Theatre

The National Theatre is streaming one of their plays on their official YouTube channel every Thursday at 7pm.

Chichester Festival Theatre

From Tuesday 09 April 2020 Chichester Festival Theatre is streaming a selection of its archive productions online. The first is “Flowers for Mrs Harris” which is free to watch on their website for 30 days.

Sian Walters

Sian Walters, one of The Arts Society’s accredited lecturers has started giving live, free art lectures every Monday morning at 9.30am on her Facebook page (which anyone can access, they don’t need a Facebook account to watch) and there is a Q&A at the end. She has viewers in the USA, Australia and New Zealand each week so anyone anywhere can access them.

This link goes directly to the Facebook live page for recorded talks already given;
https://www.facebook.com/pg/Art-History-in-Focus-169973736373556/videos

Live lectures will be on the main page every Monday at 9.30am;
https://www.facebook.com/Art-History-in-Focus-169973736373556/ 

Scroll up to near the top of the page where the live lecture will appear a little before 9.30