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Podcasts

Download mp3 audio files of talks and events at our museums and galleries.  Transcripts are also available with each podcast.

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Category: Decorative arts

November 2007

Mors Janua Vitae

Dr Paul O'Keeffe looks at Alfred Gilbert's Mors Janua Vitae in the Walker Art Gallery.

Categories: Decorative arts

April 2007

'Art, Wealth and Crafts'

Dr Paul O'Keeffe recreates William Morris's lecture 'Art, Wealth and Riches' at the Lady Lever Art Gallery.

Categories: Decorative arts

March 2007

'Lutyen's Cathedral'

Dr Paul O'Keeffe delivers an object of the month talk on 'Lutyen's Cathedral' at the Walker Art Gallery.

Categories: Decorative arts, Urban/social history

December 2006

'Casablanca Cabinet', Ettore Sotsass

Head of Decorative Arts Robin Emmerson gives a gallery talk on Ettore Sotsass' 'Casablanca Cabinet' at the Walker Art Gallery. A transcript of the talk is available.

Categories: Decorative arts

December 2006

'Moor Park mantelpiece'

Head of Decorative Arts Robin Emmerson gives a gallery talk on the 'Moor Park mantelpiece' at the Lady Lever Art Gallery. A transcript of the talk is available.

Categories: Decorative arts

August 2006

'Loophonium', Fritz Spiegl

Robin Emmerson, Head of Decorative Arts at the Walker Art Gallery, gives a gallery talk on Fritz Spiegl's 'Loophonium', providing a potted history of the euphonium, the lavatory and the career of Fritz Spiegl.

Categories: Contemporary art, Decorative arts