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January 27, 2018 14.15

Domestic Design: The Silver Studio (1880-1963) CANCELLED

PLEASE NOTE THIS LECTURE IS CANCELLED DUE TO CIRCUMSTANCES BEYOND OUR CONTROL. WE APOLOGISE FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE AND HOPE TO RESCHEDULE THE LECTURE LATER THIS YEAR.   First opening its…

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January 31, 2018 10.00 - 16.00

HANDMADE IN HAMMERSMITH: Embroidery Workshop with Sally Roberson

Come & enjoy this embroidery workshop in the Coach House at  KELMSCOTT HOUSE! Learn to embroider in the ART NEEDLEWORK style pioneered by William Morris & his family Suitable for either beginners…

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February 14, 2018 10.30 - 13.00

LOVE IS ENOUGH: A VALENTINE’S DAY FAMILY ARTS & CRAFTS WORKSHOP

Come along to our Arts & Crafts children’s workshop with a Valentine’s Day theme! Be inspired by William Morris’s work to create your own designs. A workshop in two parts:…

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February 16, 2018 13.00-17.30

Nature of Prosperity: Ethics and Utopias

Nature of Prosperity Dialogue with Rowan Williams, Ruth Levitas, Roger Scruton and Melissa Lane Friday, 16 February 2018 CUSP and the William Morris Society are delighted to invite you to a joint symposium…

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February 17, 2018 10.00 - 16.00

HANDMADE IN HAMMERSMITH: Embroidery Workshop with Sally Roberson

Come & enjoy this embroidery workshop in the Coach House at  KELMSCOTT HOUSE! Learn to embroider in the ART NEEDLEWORK style pioneered by William Morris & his family Suitable for either beginners…

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March 14, 2018 10.00-16.30

Morris in Oxford: Politics and Design Walking Tour

Martin Stott and Jane Bingham This day long walking tour of Oxford will include some of the places most associated with Morris as a designer and maker, and his later…

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March 24, 2018 14.30

A Better More Beautiful World: The De Morgans, Their Lives and Legacies

Bust of Pan William De Morgan Circa 1872-1904 De Morgan Collection curator Claire Longworth will discuss the lives and legacies of Arts and Crafts couple William and Evelyn De Morgan,…

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April 21, 2018 14.15

William Morris & Red House

Red House was the only house commissioned by William Morris and the first independent architectural work of his close friend and collaborator, Philip Webb. For five intense years from 1860-65, it…

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May 23, 2018 14.00-17.00

MoDA in conversation: Morris and Silver: Comparing Contemporaries

Silver Studio Art Nouveau design, 1899 Image copyright of The Museum of Domestic Design and Architecture, Middlesex University Design contemporaries Arthur Silver and William Morris died within months of each…

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