Singapore Profiled

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Singapore has long been a popular stopover destination for Australians. The story of this island nation is quite remarkable. Singapore offers up a rich history and a fantastic selection of attractions to happily fill a few days. I have just returned from a visit, so join this lecture to hear the latest on Singapore. This […]

To Reveal or Not- The Story of the Nude in Art

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In this lecture we take a look into the world of art and the depiction of human form in the naked state over time. It will be a fascinating lecture will reveal how society has dealt with at times conflicting views on the subject of nudity in art! This lecture is being presented using Zoom […]

Four City Blocks No.2- South East Corner

Windsor Hotel Spring Street, Melbourne, VIC

This second walk in our popular new series will explore the CBD block by block (with an exploration of four city blocks on each walk). This walk will take in the area bounded by Spring, Flinders, Russell and Bourke streets. On this walk we see hidden lanes, discover historic buildings and sites and see some […]

World Architecture No.3- The Pritzker Prize

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In this third World Architecture lecture we look at The Pritzker Architecture Prize which "honors a living architect or architects whose built work demonstrates a combination of those qualities of talent, vision and commitment, which has produced consistent and significant contributions to humanity and the built environment through the art of architecture." This lecture is […]

Great Museums- Louvre No.1: The Building

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The Louvre in Paris is one of the world's greatest museums. In this lecture we take a look at the fascinating story of the building as it evolves from fortress into palace and into today's celebrated museum... This lecture is being presented using Zoom by Kenneth Park and Old Treasury Building Museum. It will be […]

Great Museums- Louvre No.2: The Art Collection

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The Louvre in Paris is one of the world's greatest museums. In this lecture we take you on a highlights tour through this truly extraordinary stellar collection of art treasures...not only see the world famous art works the likes of the Mona Lisa and Venus de Milo but so much more... This lecture is being […]