Caroline Macdonald-haig

Caroline Macdonald-haig

Regional Qualification(s):

London

Language(s):

English

Phone Number(s):

020-8896 3339, 07712-981558

Email:

ccmacdhaig@btinternet.com

Introduction:

Background in history of fine art, architecture, design & decorative arts. Writes & lectures on the history of art, incl. modern art. Dip. in the History of Fine & Dec. Arts. Every object and artefact has its story! Specialist tours: Victoria & Albert Museum; British Museum; National Gallery; Westminster Abbey; Tate galleries. NADFAS (National Association of Decorative and Fine Art Societies)accredited lecturer. Antique shopping.

Personal Interests:

London Art Scene
Decorative Arts
London Galleries/Museums
The Christian Story
Antiques hunting

Special Interests:

Architecture

How buildings and their decoration reflect their social history and the lives of their owners and creators

Art/Paintings & Sculpture

How they relate to their patrons and contemporary society. Visits to London's commercialgalleries. Tate Modern and contemporary art scene. Somerset House.

Churches & Cathedrals

Their architecture and decoration and monuments

Decorative Arts/Arts & Crafts

Lecturer in the history of decorative arts. Where to buy antiques. Victoria & Albert Museum

Galleries

London's Galleries - emphasis on British art and the influences which have inspired our great artists. Tours of West End commercial galleries and contemporary artists' studios. Somerset House Endorsement.

Museums

Looking at treasures in context

Religion

The Christian story through art, architecture and craftsmanship

Lecture Subjects

History of Glass. London's history including St Paul's, Westminster Abbey, British Museum, National Gallery, Royal Collections

Conferences & Incentives

Advises on and arranges tours with an arts bias

Stately Homes & Country Houses

Norfolk, South East, South West and Midlands

Endorsements:

British Museum, Somerset House

Additional Qualifications:

Dip.History of Art

Driver Guide:

No