Painting the Borderlands: A Short History of Ukrainian Art – GI 22 006 (Face to Face)
12 September 2022 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm BST
An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Monday, repeating until 3 October 2022
Tutor: Dr Louise Hardiman MA, PhDGo to all Courses
An introduction to Ukrainian art, this course will explore artists and artworks, and consider the specific historical and geographical contexts of art in Ukraine. The course will cover a wide variety of work from Byzantine icons to Ukrainian art under imperial rule, 19th century portraits and landscapes, to 20th century modernism and the Soviet period.
About the Speaker
Dr Louise Hardiman
Dr Louise Hardiman specialises in nineteenth and twentieth century Russian and British art, the international Arts and Crafts movement, and the history of British-Russian cultural exchange. She is an independent consultant, writer, and lecturer who has taught undergraduate students and adult learners in various educational settings. A former commercial lawyer before embarking upon her second career in 2003, Dr Hardiman is a firm believer in the benefits of lifelong learning. She knows well its opportunities and challenges, including the practicalities of how to fit study in alongside the multitude of other daily tasks.
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