Canaletto (1697-1768), 'The Rialto Bridge from the North', c.1726-7. Royal Collection Trust / © Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II 2018
Canaletto (1697-1768), 'The Rialto Bridge from the North', c.1726-7. Royal Collection Trust / © Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II 2018Credit

Conference

Canaletto Study Morning

02 March 10.00 - 13.00

Location
Lecture Theatre
Admission

This academic study morning will explore the life and work of Venetian artist Canaletto, who is the focus of the exhibition Canaletto and the Art of Venice.

The keynote lecture will be delivered by Rosie Razzall, Curator of Drawings, Royal Collection Trust.

This event is aimed at students, but is open to all.

Presented in conjunction with the School of Art History, UCD, and UCD Access and Lifelong Learning.

10.00

 Welcome

10.10

Rosie Razzall, Curator of Drawings, Royal Collection Trust

Looking over Canaletto's shoulder; what the drawings reveal

11.00

Coffee

11.20

Dr Philip Cottrell, UCD School of Art History and Cultural Policy

 The Venetian cityscape from Carpaccio to Canaletto

11.40

Adrian Le Harivel, Curator of British Art, National Gallery of Ireland

Staffage and street life in Canaletto’s Venice

12.00

Dr Nicola Figgis, UCD School of Art History and Cultural Policy

Venice and the Grand Tour

12.20

Panel discussion

13.00

Conclusion

Canaletto and the Art of Venice is a loan exhibition featuring works from the Royal Collection. www.rct.uk