Events* Great Lives : Andrew Graham-Dixon
17 May 2019 to 18 May 2019

Great Lives : Andrew Graham-Dixon

How to Look at Art

Registration from 5.30pm, Lecture begins at 6pm
Isaac Newton Building, University of Lincoln, Brayford Pool, LN6 7TS
Public Lecture

Andrew Graham-Dixon

Art critic, journalist and TV presenter, Andrew Graham-Dixon, has presented numerous landmark series on art for the BBC, including the acclaimed A History of British Art, Renaissance, and Art of Eternity, as well as individual documentaries on art and artists. For more than 20 years he has published a weekly column on art, first in the Independent and more recently in the Sunday Telegraph.

This is Andrew’s third visit to the University of Lincoln, he returns to talk about his career highlights and offer an insight into his roles at the forefront of arts journalism for which he is highly regarded for. Andrew Graham-Dixon regularly lectures on art in the UK and abroad with a lecturing manner which is refreshingly un-academic and allowing the audience an insight into the both the world of journalism and the arts.

Andrew is also an author and lends his expert eye to public service in the field of the visual arts, having judged the Turner Prize, the BP National Portrait Prize and the Annual British Animation Awards. He has served on the Government Art Collection Committee, the Hayward Advisory Committee, and is currently a member of the board of the Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art in Gateshead.

This lecture is free to attend but prior booking is essential. For more information, please contact the Events team by calling 01522 837100 or email

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