Organised by the York & East Yorkshire Volunteer Fundraising Committee

Botticelli Reimagined: behind the scenes

Lecture | Yorkshire Museum & Tempest Anderson Hall

Thursday 2 June 2016 - 18:30 until 20:30

Dr Ana Debenedetti, Curator of Paintings at the V&A and one of the curators of the innovative exhibition Botticelli Reimagined, which has been organised by the V&A in partnership with the Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, will give a lecture on the show which runs from 5 March - 5 July 2016. Dr Debenedetti will explore the enduring impact of the Florentine painter Sandro Botticelli (1445–1510) on artists from the Pre-Raphaelites to today. The exhibition is the largest devoted to Botticelli since the 1930s and includes over 50 original works.

This event has been organised by the York & East Yorkshire Volunteer Fundraising Committee to help raise money for the Art Fund.

Venue information

Yorkshire Museum & Tempest Anderson Hall

Museum Gardens, Museum Street, York, YO1 7FR

Entry details

£20 (includes a wine and canapé reception)

To book, please contact Lindsay Councell on blcouncell@btinternet.com or call 01423 330388

"Art Fund" is the operating name of the National Art Collections Fund, a charity registered in England and Wales (209174) and Scotland (SC038331)