The Art of the Garden

A series of talks at the Wallace Collection exploring garden design traditions from the sweeping vistas of Capability Brown to the subtle intimacy of Japanese art:

Thursday 16 April
Jangal, Forest and Garden: Meanings and Depictions in Indian Painting

Lecturer: Richard Blurton

Thursday 23 April
Towers and Temples, Follies and Grottoes: Architecture for the 18th-Century English House and Garden
Lecturer: Roger White

Thursday 30 April
Did the Rococo Garden Really Exist?

Lecturer: Louise Leates

Thursday 14 May
The Future of Kensington Palace Garden

Lecturer: Todd Longstaffe-Gowan

Thursday 21 May
The 18th-Century English House and Garden

Lecturer: Edward Saunders

Thursday 4 June
The Art of the Islamic Garden: An Introduction

Lecturer: Emma Clark

Thursday 11 June
Mountains of the Imagination

Lecturer: Robert Ketchell

Thursday 18 June
Cosmos in the Garden

Lecturer: Charles Jencks

Venue information

Opening times

Daily, including bank holidays, 10am – 5pm Closed 24 – 26 Dec

Entry details

Tickets 10 per talk. To book please call: 0870 050 3688. Tickets are allocated on a first-come, first-served basis. Each talk begins at 2.30pm and lasts approximately 1 hour.

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