Courses & Events

Art History in Focus organises various lectures and courses throughout the year, which are open for all to join. These are characterised by a relaxed and entertaining learning environment, which often allows for lively discussion. All of Siân’s lectures are currently being live streamed – these are easy to access, entertaining and informative, with prices from £10. Tune in from anywhere in the world - join the live sessions with Q&A, or watch later on catch-up.



Lives of the Great Artists: from Giotto to Raphael

10 week course: 9th October - 11th December 2020

A new online course exploring the life and works of some of the greatest masters of art

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Cultural Travels from Home: A Latin American Musical Journey

Thursday 26th November, 6.00pm

Travel to Mexico for our live interview with internationally renowned classical guitarist Morgan Szymanski

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Cultural Travels from Home: Perugia

Thursday 10th December 11.30AM

Enjoy a live, virtual walking tour of Perugia, including an exclusive visit to the Collegio del Cambio

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Choirs of Angels: The Mystic Nativity

Monday 14th December 6.00pm

Join us for a special Christmas online lecture

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A Festive Art Quiz

Thursday 17th December, 6.00pm

Join Siân for a free, festive quiz and win some fantastic art prizes

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Cultural Travels from Home: A Guided Tour of the Ca' Rezzonico in Venice

Wednesday 6th January 11.00am

Join us for the world's first online virtual tour of the Ca' Rezzonico!

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Virtual Venice: Treasures of Art and Architecture

10 week course: 8th January-19th March 2021

An exciting new course combining art lectures and exclusive, live virtual visits and walking tours in Venice

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Cultural Travels from Home: A Walking Tour of Budapest

Thursday 14th January 11.00AM

Enjoy a live, interactive guided walk of the Buda Castle district in the company of one of the city's best guides

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Cultural Travels from Home: Siena and The Art of Gold

Thursday 21st January 11.00AM

Gain special access to the workshop of Marco Caratelli, a well-known artist living in Siena, and participate in a live demonstration with a focus on the use of gold leaf

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Madrid and Toledo

Artist in Focus: El Greco and Toledo

Monday 25th January 6.00pm

Enjoy a live, interactive online lecture exploring El Greco's career in Spain

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In Conversation: The Night Watch

Monday 1st February 6.00pm

An informal and entertaining interactive, live discussion about Rembrandt's masterpiece

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Cultural Travels from Home: A Walking Tour of Lisbon

Thursday 4th February 11.00AM

Enjoy a live, interactive walking tour of the beautiful Belém district of Lisbon

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Painting in Focus: The Scrovegni Chapel frescoes

Monday 8th February 6.00pm

An online live lecture exploring Giotto's Masterpiece in Padua

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Painting in Focus: van Gogh's Sunflowers

Thursday 25th February, 6.00pm

Enjoy a live, interactive online lecture exploring one of the world's most popular paintings

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Public Lectures

For details of Siân Walters’s up-and-coming public lectures, please click the link below.

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PRIVATE Courses & Lectures

Consider the flexibility of a private art history lecture or course, which can take place in a venue of your choice at a time convenient to you.

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Lecture, Course and Study Day Topics

If you are planning a corporate event, or considering a private lecture or tour of a museum or exhibitions, here are some suggestions.

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Enjoy a gift selection of fine wines for every 4 tours you book with us

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