Friday 26 April, 3.45pm
Hot drinks and cake served from 3.45pm and lecture starts at 4.15pm
Ashmolean Lecture Theatre
2019 is the 200th anniversary of the birth of John Ruskin. He was one of the most influential art critics of the Victorian era as well as being a fine draughtsman, an author on a wide range of subjects, an art patron and a philanthropist. He was the first Slade Professor of Fine Art in Oxford and founded the Ruskin School of Drawing. Professor Robert Hewison is a British cultural historian who is one of the foremost authorities on the life and works of John Ruskin. His lecture will inform us about the life and work of this towering figure of Victorian society, including his close links with Oxford.
Booking will open on 8 February – CLICK HERE TO BOOK YOUR TICKETS