Our first event back at the University Women’s Club is scheduled for September 22nd. All events will also continue to be transmitted by Zoom. A link will be sent to members before each talk.

PROGRAMME OF FORTHCOMING EVENTS

Wednesday 22nd September 18.00 for 19.00 UK time. Live and via Zoom.

Chloe Sayer will be giving an illustrated lecture on The Textile Arts of Mexico. Chloe is the author of several books on the textile arts of Mexico, including Mexico: Clothing & Culture published by the Royal Ontario Museum in 2015. Please contact Dimity Spiller to register.

Wednesday 6th October time tbc. Live and via Zoom.

Former ORTS Chair Louise Teague will be talking about her collections of Lakai textiles. Members' Talk via Zoom. 

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Wednesday, October 20th  19.00 UK time. Live and via Zoom.

Lecture by Eleanor Sims on The Representation of Textiles and Carpets in Classical Persian Painting.

Wednesday, November 17th. 19.00 UK time. Live and via Zoom.

Janie Lightfoot will give a lecture entitled: Every Thread Another Journey: A Story of Textile Conservation.

Venue

Events are normally held at: 

The University Women's Club

2 Audley Square

South Audley Street

Mayfair

London

W1K 1DB

Link

Society talks are normally held at the University Women's Club 

in South Audley Square just behind the Dorchester Hotel. Talks start at 7pm. 

 

Both Green Park and Hyde Park Corner tube stations are a short walk away. Free street parking

after 6.30pm (Tilney St, Stanhope Gate, Hill St, Waverton St, Curzon St, Chesterfield Gardens)

 

Non-members are welcome to attend for £7 a single lecture. Students £5. 

Membership of one year for all events at £30.

EVENTS IN DETAIL