Events

Upper Hunter Country

9 Oct - ADFAS Lecture: Art, Power & Money: the Life and World of Matthew Bolton

When: 9 October 2018, 5:30pm 

Where: Scone Arts & Crafts Centre, Scone

Art, Power & Money: the Life and World of Matthew Bolton - Lecturer: Martin Ellis

Matthew Bolton was one of the most extraordinary figures of the 18th century. An entrepreneur and industrialist of brilliance, a visionary who changed the nature of manufacturing, Bolton stands at the very centre of the industrial and intellectual revolution which laid the foundations of the modern world.

 Martin is an experienced curator, lecturer and broadcaster. He has wide-ranging expertise in the applied arts and has acted as a specialist advisor to research programmes and universities.

Visitors are most welcome at $25.