Tag: spoken word

Home is where the Art is

Home is where the Art is

What is the difference between displaying artwork at home or in a gallery? Join gallery owner and art publisher Hannah Watson as she offers advice on curating home in the home. Home is Where the Art is is a free talk, part of our autumn Dwelling art exhibition.

Watching the birds fly in the chapel

Watching the birds fly in the chapel

The stories of author Daphne du Maurier rarely have a happy ending and were described as ‘moody and resonant’ with overtones of the paranormal. In this our free September Wireless Contemplation audio event, we celebrate perhaps the darkest of all her tales, The Birds. This short story was made famous by Hitchcock in his 1963...

31 Aug 201818 Oct 2018

Laurence Olivier reads RL Stevenson

“I don’t believe that there was ever such a literary feat before as the writing of Dr Jekyll. I remember the first reading as though it were yesterday. Louis came downstairs in a fever; read nearly half the book aloud; and then, while we were still gasping, he was away again, and busy writing. I...

9 Mar 201829 Oct 2018