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      LAHP Cohort Development event at Sir John Soane's Museum in London


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      February 12, 2019

      Tuesday   6:00 PM

      13 Lincoln's Inn Fields
      London, Greater London

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      LAHP Cohort Development event at Sir John Soane's Museum

      We are pleased to invite you to our private cohort development event at wonderful Sir John Soane’s Museum in Lincoln’s Inn Fields on 12th February 6-9pm. The event will start off with a drinks reception and will include talks from Dr Simona Valeriani (Head of Early Modern Studies at the V&A/RCA History of Design programme) and from the staff at the museum who will give you an insight into the fascinating history of this extraordinary museum, which was the home of Sir John Soane, architect and collector, and remains as it was at his death in 1837. You will also have the opportunity to get a special tour of the private apartments which are currently being restored and are not yet open to the general public. Programme   6pm Registration 6.20pm Brief introduction from Philip Murphy (LAHP Director) in the Library Dining room 6.30pm Keynote speaker: Dr Simona Valeriani (Head of Early Modern Studies at the V&A/RCA History of Design programme) in the Library Dining room 7pm ‘Sir John Soane as an innovator’ talk – Emma Miles (Education Manager, Soane’s Museum) in the Library Dining Room 7.20pm, 8pm, 8.30pm Tours of the private apartments – Helen Dorey (Deputy Director, Soane’s Museum) – tour groups’ gathering point: North Drawing room 7.30pm, 8pm, 8.30pm Talk on the churches’ drawings cataloguing project – Roberto Rossi (South Drawing Room) 9pm Event finishes   As places for each tour and talk are limited, please reserve your slot via the online form. Places will be assigned on a first-come-first-served basis. Drinks and nibbles will be served in the library dining room throughout the event   Photo competition: Interested in taking part in our photo competition and win a £75 Amazon voucher? Bring your camera along and take a few snapshots throughout the event. Afterwards you will need to submit a small portfolio of at least 5 photos via email to v.farruggia@ucl.ac.uk A panel will then select the most striking image and the winner will be announced in the next LAHP newsletter at the end of February.   Please do get in touch with us if you require any support or reasonable adjustment to facilitate your participation in this event. As places are limited, please book via Eventbrite by 5th February. It promises to be a fantastic evening giving you the opportunity to explore this extraordinary museum, while also getting to know your fellow LAHP students and supervisors. We look forward to seeing you there.      

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