Iffley History Society

Next evening talk is Tuesday 21st November,  7.30 pm start. Iffley Church Hall

Tim Porter

Tim Porter

Tim Porter is returning to tell us about “English Gothic:
eight centuries of architecture, art and ideas.”







Iffley’s 13th east end has graceful sedilia & piscina, quadripartite vault & shafted
windows – what did contemporary residents think of this modern architecture?

If you are interested in this early developments of the style,  (2017) 6 British Art Studies published this summer was a special issue of articles based on the topic “Invention and Imagination in British Art and Architecture, 600–1500”

British Art Studies is an OA journal (in other words free for anyone to read online) drawing on the “research cultures” of the Paul Mellon Centre and the Yale Center for British Art, as well as the work of scholars in British art and architecture working elsewhere.