To coincide with the exhibition Edwin Butler Bayliss: Poet Painter of the Black Country, Wolverhampton Art Gallery is holding a special study day to celebrate the influence of the Black Country and its changing landscape and industry on artists both past and present.
The day features a variety of insightful talks by historians and a contemporary artist.
Lunch and refreshments throughout the day are included in the cost of this event.
10.30 10.45: Introduction
10.45 - 11.45: Dr Malcolm Dick (University of Birmingham) Depictions of the Black Country in the Eighteenth Century
11.45 12.45: Dr Connie Wan (WAG) - Edwin Butler Bayliss: Poet Painter of the Black Country
12.45 1.30: Lunch
1.30 2.30: Dr Michael Hall (Francis Brett Young Society) Francis Brett Young
2.30 3.30: Brian Steventon RBSA On-site artist at Black Country Living Museum
3.30 4.00: Closing remarks/additional questions
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