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As Good as Gold Alexandra Epps Thursday 19 April 2018


As Good as Gold

Experience the story of gold and its significance and symbolism within the history of art - as the colour of the sun; the colour of divinity; the colour of status and the colour of love. From creations ancient and contemporary, sacred and profane –- all that glitters is certainly gold...

Lecturer Alexandra Epps is an official Guide and Lecturer at Tate Modern, Tate Britain and Guildhall Art Gallery. She is a lecturer at Pallant House Gallery and an Art History tutor at City Lit Institute. She is the co-author of Lord Mayor's Portraits 1983-2014. Her background is in design, having practised as a graphic designer running her own design consultancy for many years. She has a BA from Saint Martin’s School of Art and a MA from London College of Printing.