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Being human: The figure in art - Art appreciation lecture series 2019

Being human: The figure in art - Art appreciation lecture series 2019

Image: Charles Meere Australian beach pattern 1940 (detail) © Charles Meere Estate/Copyright Agency 2018

7 Tracks
01 Maud Page: Multiple art histories and their depiction of the figure – Pacific and beyond
02 Mark Ledbury: The human hand and the art of the caves
03 Christopher Allen: Classical Greek sculpture: between idea and experience
04 Charlotte Galloway: A Buddha for every age
05 Louise Marshall: The hedgehog saint and the walking dead: escaping the plague in Renaissance Italy
06 Peter Kohane: The human body and Renaissance architecture: the works of Alberti, Michelangelo and Palladio
07 Lisa Beaven: The shock of the nude: sex, love and marriage in the Renaissance