Artztalks 2023

Artztalks 2023


The talks are held on a Saturday afternoon in the Hazelhurst Arts Centre Theatrette at 2.00pm.


Time / Location: 2:00pm in the Hazelhurst Arts Centre Theatrette


After the Artztalk you are invited to join us for a Q & A in the Broadhurst Cottage. We do hope you will join us for a convivial social chat stimulated by the talks. Tea, coffee and biscuit will be served.


We are delighted that Limelight Travel are joining with us and we will be welcoming back Dr Nick Gordon and Dr Kathleen Olive for our first talks of the year. 


Magnificent Milan

Sat 18 February 2.00pm

With Dr Nick Gordon


Dr Nick Gordon will take us on a closer look at Italy’s second city after the capital Rome.

From Leonardo da Vinci and the Renaissance to its stunning contemporary art and architecture, Magnificent Milan continues as a cultural leader of the last millennium.


Mingei: Japanese Folk Craft

Sat 18 March 2.00pm

With Dr Kathleen Olive


Following our Design Centre Craft Exhibitions including Living Treasure ceramicist Prue Venables, Dr Kathleen Olive will open up Mingei, Japan’s modern craft movement, and the artisans and ceramicist behind it.


Image: Dr Monica Jackson (centre) with Neta Marakis and Jennifer Gowen. This image was taken at Dr Jackson’s artztalk presentation of Picasso: Untamed Dancing with Satyrs.
(Note Jennifer’s Picasso inspired handbag!)


Portrait images credit to David Li Photography