Flowers, Empire and the Visualisation of Knowledge in the Eighteenth Century

A talk by Dr Melanie Cooper (Visiting Research Fellow, Art History, The University of Adelaide) | 16 July 2020

Floral emblems abound in eighteenth-century visual culture – an abundance of various forms, colours and textures can be found throughout fine works of art, textiles and jewellery, wallpapers, furniture, porcelain and other decorative objects. While the popular visual appeal of flowers has endured across time and cultures, images and replicas of natural specimens including plant"… ".''

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Paint your own floral masterpiece @ TDRF

A special event with Studio Vino | Thursday 25 June 2020 6:30PM

* * * PLEASE NOTE THIS EVENT HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED TO JUNE 25 * * * * * * SOLD OUT * * * Join us at the David Roche Foundation in North Adelaide as part of the current exhibition Flowers: Passion. Pain. Nation. for an unforgettable evening of painting, sipping and socialising! Follow the experienced painting instructor"… ".''

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The David Roche Foundation upcoming events calendar

Upcoming events calendar

The David Roche Foundation is pleased to be able to present the following events for the first half of 2020 relating to our upcoming exhibitions, Flowers: Passion. Pain. Nation. and War and Pieced: The Annette Gero Collection of Quilts from Military Fabrics. On this page, you have an easy to follow list of our events to put"… ".''

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