Category Archives: Garden History Course – Other

OCTOBER 2017 UPDATE

CONFERENCE: Landscape Now 30th November – 1st December 2017 Organised by the Paul Mellon Centre Landscape Now  will provide a major art-historical reassessment of the image of the British landscape. The Building Centre, 26 Store St, Bloomsbury, London WC1E 7BT … Continue reading

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JUNE Update III

EXHIBITION Parks – Our Shared Heritage 27th July to 11th August 2017 10.00am – 5.00pm (except August 3rd closing at 12.30pm), at The Mall Galleries. A collaboration between The Royal Parks, the Office of Public Works and the Hearsum Collection the … Continue reading

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MARCH 2017

2017 marks the 200th anniversary of the birth of Joseph Dalton Hooker (1817 – 1911) A small exhibition about Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker, Victorian botanist, plant hunter and Director of the Royal Botanic Gardens Kew, will open at the Shirley Sherwood Gallery, … Continue reading

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February Extra

Architecture and Gardening: Sister Arts, English and Czech Perspectives Stowe House, Bucks A two-day seminar: 5th – 7th April, 2017. For more information download stowe-flierrev20jan25 Three New courses at the City Literary Institute have been added to our Other Garden … Continue reading

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January 2017 Update

Our main focus this month is preparing for our AGM on 20th February – see the December Update below for all the details. Papers for the AGM, including nomination papers, will be sent out to all members later in January. … Continue reading

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December Update

Advance Notice Birkbeck Garden History Group Annual General Meeting Monday 20th February 2017 at 6.30pm (doors open 6.00pm) Following the business meeting Dr. Clare Hickman, BSc. MSc., a historian with an interest in the connections between landscape design and medical … Continue reading

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Latest News

A new book, The Hampton Court Albums of Catherine the Great – reproducing 149 John Spyers drawings and paintings – has been added to our Publications page  The Autumn programme for the History of Gardens and Landscapes seminars held at the Institute of … Continue reading

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