Tuesday 11th July 2017, 11:00am
Many of the leading writers, artists, composers, architects and patrons of British Modernism lived in Sussex during key moments of their lives. Led by lecturers in Modernism at the University of Sussex, the course will explore their lives, work, homes and attitudes to the county.
This course is part of Sussex Modern, a celebration of Sussex's rich artistic history led by a partnership of nine museums and galleries from across the county. It launched with the exhibition ‘Sussex Modernism' at Two Temple Place, London (28 January - 23 April 2017).
Four session course
Full course £105
Individual sessions £30
Looking at the visual art of Vanessa Bell and Duncan Grant at Charleston Farmhouse and the writing of Virginia Woolf at Monk’s House, we will consider how domestic spaces in Sussex influenced the Bloomsbury Set and other Sussex artists.
Led by Justine Shaw