The two-day conference at the Watts Gallery will explore the life and work of the eminent Victorian artist, George Frederic Watts OM RA, within the context of the Victorian world. The event will bring together authorities in the field of Victorian art, social history and culture to consider significant aspects of this fascinating period, and to look at how these are reflected in Watts's work. Speakers confirmed so far include:

Themes for discussion include:

The cost for the two-day event is 70 (35 per day), which includes lunch, refreshments and a drinks reception on each evening.

The conference will take place here at Watts Gallery, and also at the University College for Creative Arts in Farnham (accommodation details are available upon request). There are further informations and a booking form on the Watts Gallery website.


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Last modified 27 July 2006