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This course reveals the history and current status of London as an art world centre, exploring the development of the visual arts in this global capital over a long period. The course is highly experiential and uncovers London’s artistic treasures through an extensive series of visits to a wide variety of art collections, from historical palaces and houses to the most contemporary of art world venues. Participants will gain an insight into some of the most famous and precious masterpieces in London, including paintings, sculpture, the decorative arts, architecture, and installations. They will develop an understanding of the key moments in London’s distant and more recent artistic development, and a sense of what the future holds for art in London.

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