The Arts Society Steyning, part of the Arts Society (previously Steyning Decorative and Fine Arts) has been operating for 12 years and has 188 members.
Our objectivess are the promotion and advancement of aesthetic education , cultivation, appreciation and study of the decorative and fine arts, and the giving of aid to the preservation of our national artistic heritage for the benefit of the public. Annual membership costs £38. Visitors are warmly welcomed with a donation of £5 and may attend up to two meetings in any one subscription year.
JANUARY 14 2019 Giles Ramsay – Oscar Wilde: Up Close
FEBRUARY 11 2019 AGM followed by James Taylor Masters of the sea – highlights of Maritime Art from 17th century to the present day
MARCH 11 2019 Colin Davies: Zaha Hadid Architectural Superstar
APRIL 8 2019 Brian Healey: Masters of the north – Nordic Art
MAY 13 2019 Janet Canetty-Clarke: The Rakes Progress – Stravinsky, Hogarth and Hockney
JUNE 10 2019 Anne Anderson: Pre-Raphaelites
JULY 8 2019 Richard Cupidi Georgia O’Keeffe
SEPTEMBER 9 2019 Young Arts Presentation followed by Howard Smith GPO film Unit.The birth of documentary films in the 1930′s.
OCTOBER 14 2019 Tony Brenton: Turbulent Times in Russian History as depicted by 19th century painters
NOVEMBER 11 2019 Gavin Plumley: The Two Gustavs – Mahler and Klimt