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Newbury Spring Festival: Talk by Dan Cruickshank

The Long Gallery, Englefield House

Events Type Other

Location Nr Theale

Start Date 11/05/2017

End Date 11/05/2017

Price £16 (talk only); £21 (talk and afternoon tea)

Dan Cruickshank

Dan Cruickshank

Historian and author Dan Cruickshank presents a talk on The life and death of buildings on Thursday, May 11, in the Long Gallery, Englefield House, at 3pm.

Historian and author Dan Cruickshank presents a talk on The life and death of buildings on Thursday, May 11, in the Long Gallery, Englefield House, at 3pm.

Dan Cruickshank is a leading expert on architecture and historic buildings, and has travelled and written extensively on the history of art and architecture. As a regular presenter on the BBC, his documentaries delve into the rich and fascinating history of the world's architectural and cultural treasures, with one of his best-loved television series being Around the World in 80 Treasures.

For his talk this afternoon Dan Cruickshank will present four studies in architectural conservation: Spitalfields; Wentworth Woodhouse; the Euston Arch; Palmyra.

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