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7th November: Film, ‘A Multitude of Sins, Sir John Lavery (1856 –1941) First President of the Royal Ulster Academy of Arts. Written, produced & directed by Moore Sinnerton. 50 mins.

14th November: Eamonn Mallie, film maker in conversation with Noel Murphy on ‘Painting the many faces in Government on the two sides of the mythical border’.

21st November: A lecture on Kathleen Bridle and her two Fermanagh pupils, William Scott and T.P. Flanagan by Dr. Denise Ferran.

28th November: William Conor (1881 – 1968) The Painter of Belfast People, Markets and Parks – a  lecture by art historian Marianne O’Kane Boal.

5th December: James Scott: ‘Every Picture Tells a Story’ a film which explores the early life of his father William Scott.

12th December: Dr. Samuel Brian Kennedy author of the book ‘Paul Henry’ will give a lecture about the artist and his works.

Time: 1.00pm – 2.00pm Location: Lecture Theatre, Ground Floor.

Booking: Ulster Museum or + 44(0)2890440000

Colin Davidson

Colin Davidson is a contemporary artist, living and working near Belfast, Northern Ireland.

Since graduating with a first class honours degree from the Art and Design Faculty at the University of Ulster in 1991, Colin Davidson has exhibited extensively in London, New York, Milan and across Ireland. He has been shown regularly at the Royal Hibernian Academy Annual Exhibition, where he has twice won awards, and has been an Academician of the Royal Ulster Academy since 2006, having won the R.U.A. Gold Medal three times and the Silver Medal twice.

Colin Davidson’s work is in public and corporate collections across Ireland, including the Arts Council for Northern Ireland, the BBC, the National Self-Portrait Collection of Ireland, Limerick, the Office of Public Works Collection, Ireland, the Law Society of Ireland and Queen’s University, Belfast. A selection of portraits of writers and actors from Colin’s latest body of work is presently on display in the newly-reopened Lyric Theatre, Belfast.

Artist Works

Sir Kenneth Branagh

Graphite, crayon and pastel on paper

122 x 112

Sir Kenneth Branagh

Graphite, crayon and pastel on paper

122 x 112