Lecture: 'Turner in the North', by Eric Shanes in Bowdon, North Cheshire
| Bowdon Parish Centre
Eric Shanes is a professional lecturer and something of an authority on Britain's greatest painter, JMW Turner. He is the author of nine bestselling books and catalogues on the artist; a Vice-President of the Turner Society and its current Chairman; and the Founding Editor of Turner Studies, a scholarly journal published by the Tate Gallery between 1980 and 1991.
This lecture will give an overview of Turner's work, especially in advance of the Tate exhibition, 'Turner and the Masters'.