Julian Agnew, Chairman, and the Friends Management Team have developed another exciting programme of events for the Friends of the Courtauld Institute. He would like to extend the invitation to attend the events listed below to the alumni and supporters of the Courtauld Institute plus their guests. Friends of the Courtauld Institute and Annual Ticketholders who now enjoy Friends’ benefits have priority booking for the first 10 days after publication of any event and enjoy special Friends rates for some events. Most events will be led by current or past members of the Courtauld Institute or experts in their field.

Thursday 13 May, 6.30-7.30pm
Going Pear-Shaped: French King Louis-Philippe and Graphic Satire 1830-1835
Lecture by James Cuno, Director and Märit Rausing Professor of the Courtauld Institute of Art
Kenneth Clark Lecture Theatre Tickets £5.00 for Friends and their guests, £7.50 per person for all others, inclusive a glass of wine.

Tuesday 15 June, 10.30 am
Dulwich Picture Gallery and Visit to the Henry Moore Exhibition
Guided Tour with Desmond Shawe-Taylor, Director Dulwich Picture Gallery and Timothy Llewellyn, Director Henry Moore Foundation
Tickets £12.50 to include entry into the permanent collection and the Henry Moore exhibition

Tuesday 22 June, 11am
Heaven on Earth: Art from Islamic Lands
Guided tour of the Exhibition in Hermitage Rooms with Sara Searight, expert in Islamic Art
Tickets £10 for Friends and their guests, £12.50 for all others, per person.

Wednesday 6 October, 6 pm
Drawings in the Courtauld’s Prints & Drawings Room
Private View of a selection of the Courtauld’s magnificent Drawings Collection with Dr Joanna Selborne, Acting Curator Prints & Drawings at the Courtauld Institute of Art.
Tickets £10 for Friends and their guests, £12.50 for all others, per person, inclusive a glass of wine

Please contact Pia Rainey, Friends Administrator, tel. 020 7845 4681 or by email at ciafriends@somerset-house.org.uk.