Art Restoration & Material Culture lecture

Thu 12/11/15 6:00 pm

 'The Reason We Can't See'

Controversial recent 'restorations' or 'cleanings' of representative works of Western art have critics raising their voices to talk of an ongoing cataclysm affecting the cultural inheritance of humanity. These restorations raise a number of serious philosophical issues.

Current Affairs Circle events are co-organised by the Winchester Scholars Scheme, the Global History and Politics Programme and the Institute for Value Studies.

18.00 - 19.00 Lecture by Dr Peter Hajnal
19.00 - 20.00 Discussion
20.00 - 22.00 Wine and Snacks