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Tim Stimson – (Art History)

www.timstimsonarts.co.uk
  • cultural/art historian in C17th-C19th art and society from Lincolnshire
  • former professional painter/ ceramicist in Scotland and Wales
  • has lectured for Cambridge University residential colleges, WEA and NADFAS
  • has guided international tours of the many European galleries

Upcoming Courses

July 2017

SPIRIT OF THE NORTH: NORDIC ROMANTIC ART

July 3rd at 18:30 to July 5th at 13:30
Higham Hall College, Bassenthwaite Lake
Cockermouth, Cumbria CA13 9SH United Kingdom
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*NEW* The astonishing range of paintings from the Nordic Golden Age (1840-1920) depicting snow and sun, rock and forest, mountain and fjord and the people who inhabited this rugged landscape has only recently begun to emerge into British cultural consciousness with recent exhibitions. This introduction to Scandinavian painting embeds the art in the society of its time. Tim Stimson (Lincolnshire www.highamhall.com/tim-stimson) Residential: £228 Non-residential: £162 Precedes Tim's NEWLYN PAINTERS - book both, save £25

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NEWLYN PAINTERS – ENGLISH IMPRESSIONISM

July 5th at 18:30 to July 7th at 13:30
Higham Hall College, Bassenthwaite Lake
Cockermouth, Cumbria CA13 9SH United Kingdom
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Rustic realism inspired by French outdoor painting was to become English Impressionism by the late C19th and none were more famous exponents than the Newlyn painters; Stanhope Forbes, Walter Langley, Laura and Harold Knight etc., artists now enjoying a renaissance of appreciation. Tim Stimson (Lincolnshire www.highamhall.com/tim-stimson) Residential: £228 Non-residential: £162 Follows Tim's NORDIC course - book both, save £25

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