The Euston Road School: A Very British Group of Artists | University of Oxford

The Euston Road School: A Very British Group of Artists

Speaker
David Addison, art historian
Event date
Event time
14:00 - 15:00
Venue
Ashmolean Museum
Beaumont Street
Oxford
Oxfordshire
OX1 2PH
Venue details

Lecture Theatre

Event type
Lectures and seminars
Event cost
£5/£4 concessions
Disabled access?
Yes
Booking required
Recommended
Established in 1937, the Euston Road School included a small number of artists who favoured social realism and questioned fashionable modernist trends. This talk looks at the work of this group of realists who went on to help reshape the teaching methods of art schools around Britain.