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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: Fine art

November 2009

'Interview with artists The Singh Twins'

Acclaimed artists The Singh Twins talk about their painting in The Rise of Women Artists exhibition and the concept of being 'women artists'.

Categories: Temporary exhibitions, Fine art, Contemporary art

May 2009

Gallery talk on 'Woman Ironing' by Degas.

Director of Art Galleries, Reyahn King, talks about 'Woman Ironing' by Degas.

Categories: Fine art

January 2009

Henry VIII, after Hans Holbein

Kate Johnson gives a gallery talk on the Walker Art Gallery's portrait of Henry VIII, after Hans Holbein

Categories: Fine art

February 2008

The Liverpool art scene in the eighteenth century

Talk by exhibition curator Alex Kidson from the Joseph Wright of Derby in Liverpool symposium

Categories: Fine art, Temporary exhibitions

December 2007

A Country Cricket Match

Peter Betts gives an artwork of the month talk on John Robertson Reid's 'A Country Cricket Match' at the Lady Lever Art Gallery

Categories: Fine art

September 2007

Elijah in the Wilderness

Peter Betts discusses Frederic Lord Leighton's 'Elijah in the Wilderness' at the Walker Art Gallery.

Categories: Fine art

June 2007

'The Tuscan Girl'

Head of the Lady Lever Art Gallery Sandra Penketh delivers a picture of the month talk on William Holman Hunt's 'The Tuscan Girl'

Categories: Fine art

April 2007

'Pelagia and Philammon'

Dr Paul O'Keeffe delivers a painting of the month talk on Arthur Hacker's 'Pelagia and Philammon' at the Walker Art Gallery.

Categories: Fine art

February 2007

'The Last Muster'

Keeper of Art Galleries Julian Treuherz delivers a picture of the month talk on 'The Last Muster' by Herkomer at the Lady Lever Art Gallery.

Categories: Fine art

January 2007

'The Decameron' and 'The Enchanted Garden'

Sandra Penketh gives a gallery talk on the 'The Decameron' and 'The Enchanted Garden' at the Lady Lever Art Gallery. A transcript of the talk is available.

Categories: Fine art

December 2006

'The Death of Oedipus'

Curator of British paintings Alex Kidson gives a gallery talk on the 'The Death of Oedipus' at the Walker Art Gallery. A transcript of the talk is available.

Categories: Fine art

December 2006

'The Annunciation'

Dr Paul O'Keeffe gives a gallery talk on the 'The Annunciation' at the Lady Lever Art Gallery A transcript of the talk is available.

Categories: Fine art

October 2006

'Pandora', John Gibson

Dr Paul O'Keeffe gives a gallery talk on John Gibson's sculpture 'Pandora' from the Lady Lever Art Gallery. A transcript of the talk is available.

Categories: Fine art

September 2006

'Self-portrait as a young man', Rembrandt van Rijn

Curator Xanthe Brooke gives a gallery talk on Rembrandt van Rijn's painting 'Self-portrait as a young man' at the Walker Art Gallery. A transcript of the talk is available.

Categories: Fine art

September 2006

'The Piggery', George Morland

Frank Milner gives a gallery talk on George Morland's painting 'The Piggery' at the Lady Lever Art Gallery. A transcript of the talk is available.

Categories: Fine art

August 2006

'Bubbles', Sir John Everett Millais

Julian Treuherz, Keeper of Art Galleries at National Museums Liverpool, gives a gallery talk on Sir John Everett Millais's 'Bubbles', a painting on long term loan to the Lady Lever Art Gallery.

Categories: Fine art

July 2006

'Baalbec - Ruins of the Temple of Bacchus', David Roberts

Peter Betts, Education Officer at the Walker Art Gallery, gives a gallery talk on David Roberts's painting 'Baalbec - Ruins of the Temple of Bacchus', comparing it with Louis Daguerre's 'Ruins of Holyrood Chapel'. Peter discusses lithographs, the Baalbek world heritage site, David Roberts's remarkable life story and the emergence of daguerreotypes.

Categories: Fine art

June 2006

Pre-Raphaelitism 1851, John Ruskin

Dr Paul O'Keeffe recreates John Ruskin's controversial public lecture

Categories: Fine art, Performance