2022

2023

08 Feb
Book Launch: Ruskin Today: John Ruskin for the 21st Century
Freeman College, Sterling Works, 88 Arundel Street, Sheffield S1 2NG

6 pm
For more information please visit: www.thefieldcentre.org.uk/events/book-launch-of-ruskin-today

11 Feb
The Ruskin Society's Birthday Lecture and Annual General Meeting
The Art Workers' Guild, 6 Queen Square, London, WC1N 3AT.

2:30-4:30pm

The Ruskin Society are delighted to report that our speaker for this occasion will be Dr Stuart Eagles, former Society Secretary, and author of a wonderful book, After Ruskin (https://global.oup.com/academic/product/after-ruskin-9780199602414?cc=us&lang=en&) and numerous other publications.

Stuart will be addressing us on the subject of St George’s Museum, the museum for artisans that Ruskin established in the Sheffield suburb of Walkley. His title is ‘”Sparks blown into flame”: Revisiting Ruskin’s Sheffield Museum’.

27 Apr
The Ruskin Society presents: 'Ruskin and Film'
The Art Workers' Guild, 6 Queen Square, London, WC1N 3AT.

7:00-9:00pm

Ruskin Society President, Professor Jeffrey Richards will be joined for this occasion by Professor Sir Christopher Frayling, for a discussion of recent portrayals of Ruskin on film and television.

09 Dec – 10 Mar
Online Readings Series: Ruskin and the Crafts
Online

The Guild of St George presents four free monthly online readings this winter, centred on John Ruskin’s writings, embracing the following themes:

  1. Architecture, carving and sculpture – 9th December 2022
  2. Textiles – 13th January 2023
  3. Mixed media, including ceramics, plasterwork and silversmithing – 17th February
  4. Craftspeople of Venice – 10th March 2022

All are welcome to join us and our distinguished line up of readers.

Zoom sessions with open at 5.45pm (UK Time) for a 6pm start.

Details and Zoom link:  https://www.guildofstgeorge.org.uk/newseventsreviews/guild-events-calendar/ruskin-and-the-crafts