Petworth gallery to host special presentation

On June 17, Newlands House Gallery in Petworth will be hosting a special presentation.

Charles Saumarez-Smith will be presenting 'The Rise of the Private Gallery' at Newlands House Gallery.
Charles Saumarez-Smith will be presenting 'The Rise of the Private Gallery' at Newlands House Gallery.

The presentation will be hosted by Charles Saumarez-Smith who will talk about the “The Rise of the Private Gallery”

Charles Saumarez Smith was Secretary and Chief Executive of the Royal Academy from 2007 to 2018.

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He is chairman of the Royal Drawing School and Watercolour World, a trustee of the Garden Museum, and writes a monthly column on architecture for The Critic.

The talk will begin at 11.30am and finish at 1pm followed by lunch at the E. Street Bar and Grill.

General admission to the talk will cost £25 for an adult and £60 of an adult for the talk plus a two course meal at the E. Street Bar and Grill.

For general admission tickets visit tickettailor.com/events/newlandshousegallery/698627/

For Art Pass holders admission to the talk will be free and £35 for the talk and a two course meal at the E. Street Bar and Grill.