Special Curator event for Bronze with Waterstones, Piccadilly
Chimera of Arezzo, Etruscan, c. 400 BCE. Bronze, 78.5 x 129 cm. Soprintendenza per i Beni Archeologici della Toscana. Photo Antonio Quattrone, Florence Professor David Eskerdjian
Friday 26 October 2012, 6.30pm
Waterstones 203-206 Piccadilly,
London, W1J 9LE
Tickets: £22 (includes drinks and nibbles)
To celebrate this landmark exhibition at the Royal Academy of Arts, curator David Ekserdjian takes you on an enthralling journey through 5000 years of Bronze, revealing the compelling stories behind some of the world’s greatest masterpieces. Works in the exhibition include Donatello, Ghiberti, Cellini, Rodin, Picasso, Giacometti, Bourgeois and Kapoor.
Portrait of King Seuthes III, Thracian, 4th century BCE. Bronze, H. 39 cm. National Institute of Archaeology and Museum, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Sofia. Photo: National Institute of Archaeology and Museum, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences Itinerary of event at WATERSTONES, PICCADILLY
6.30pm – 7pm – Drinks and nibbles reception
7pm – 7.45pm – Talk by David Ekserdjian
7.45pm – 8pm – Q&A session
8pm – Event closes. Guests to make their way to the Bronze exhibition at the Royal Academy of Arts on Piccadilly
Tickets are £22* and the event has limited capacity so book now to avoid disappointment.
To book, click on the link below or call 020 7300 5635 and quote ‘RA Bronze Waterstones’.
Terms and conditions
PLEASE NOTE: Exhibition tickets to be given at the door of the event at Waterstones, Piccadilly.