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Curators Talk: Aubrey Beardsley

Aubrey Beardsley, ‘La Dame aux Camelias’ 1894
Aubrey Beardsley, La Dame aux Camelias 1894. Tate

Join the curators for a talk on the life and work of Aubrey Beardsley

This in conversation between Caroline Corbeau-Parsons and Stephen Calloway, the co-curators of the Aubrey Beardsley exhibition. The talk will offer an introduction into the intense and prolific career of late-Victorian artist Aubrey Beardsley.

There will be an opportunity for audience questions and contributions after the talk.


Stephen Calloway

Stephen Calloway is an art historian, curator and collector. A former curator at the Victoria & Albert Museum, he specialises in 19th-century art and design. Amongst others, he has curated exhibitions on Aubrey Beardsley (V&A and Japan,1998; Pushkin Museum, 2014), The Cult of Beauty (V&A and Musée d’Orsay, 2011) and The Beggarstaffs (Fitzwilliam Museum, 2019).

Caroline Corbeau-Parsons

Caroline Corbeau-Parsons is Curator of British art, 1850-1915, at Tate Britain. Her PhD was dedicated to International SYmbolism. Exhibitions she contributed to at Tate include Artist and Empire (2015-2016), Impressionists in London: French Artists in Exile 1870-1904 (2017-2018), and Aubrey Beardsley, with Stephen Calloway.

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The Clore Auditorium

London SW1P 4RG
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Date & Time

23 March 2020 at 18.30–20.00



£7 Concessions

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