Programme Update: Due to unforeseen circumstances, Esther Freud will no longer be participating in this event.

His paintings instantly recognisable, Lucian Freud remains one of the most celebrated and significant portrait artists of our time. Biographer, artist and confidante William Feaver (The Lives of Lucian Freud), artist and Freud’s long-time studio assistant David Dawson (Lucian Freud: Monumental and Lucian Freud: A Life) join author and art historian Michael Bird (Artists’ Letters) for an insightful discussion about a painter whose work changed the landscape of British art.


Town Hall, Baillie Gifford Stage

Cheltenham Town Hall is situated in Imperial Gardens in the centre of Cheltenham, around a 25 minute walk from Cheltenham train station.

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