Colourful oil painting of a man and woman in traditional dress
Joaquín Sorolla y Bastida (1863-1923), Couple from Salamanca (detail), 1912. Nº inv. 00967, Museo Sorolla.Credit


Lecture \ Sorolla and Spanish Cultural Traditions

03 October 18.30 - 19.30

Lecture Theatre


20% discount for Friends \ 10% discount for students and OAPs

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Truth, Justice, and Regional Culture: Sorolla and Spanish Cultural Traditions


We are delighted to welcome Dr Marcus Burke, Senior Curator, The Hispanic Society of America in New York to speak about Sorolla and his importance in Hispanic cultural tradition.

This is the first of three very special evening lectures that will explore the life and extraordinary work of Joaquín Sorolla. Part of the programme of events supporting the exhibition Sorolla: Spanish Master of Light.


Upcoming lectures in this series:

10 October \ Sorolla the Cosmopolitan, with curator of the Sorolla exhibition in London’s National Gallery, Christopher Riopelle

17 October \ Sorolla and the Legacy of the Impressionists, with art historian Dr Sineád Furlong-Clancy