The Lightbox hosts a series of lunchtime and evening talks on a wide range of subjects.

Talks last for approximates 45 minutes with a short time for questions. Advance booking is required. Doors open 30 minutes before the start of the evening talks. Wine and juice are available to purchase at evening talks. Friends of The Lightbox and members of the Supporters' Club enjoy a discount on talks (excludes Last Chance to See and Fundraising talks).

Click on the talks below to book and for further information.

Picasso in 1932

22 March 2018
A talk with Tate curator Nancy Ireson. Advanced booking required. Read More

The Boy Who Bit Picasso: Alastair Sooke in Conversation with Anthony Penrose

20 April 2018
A talk with Antony Penrose, son of Lee Miller. Read More

Lee Miller: A Life with Food, Friends & Recipes

22 April 2018
A talk with Miller's granddaughter Ami Bouhassane. Read More

An Audience with Franny Moyle

28 April 2018
Author Franny Moyle talks about her book 'The Extraordinary Life and Momentous Times of J.M.W. Turner'. Read More

Alison Weir: Jane Seymour, the Haunted Queen

29 April 2018
The Sunday Times best-selling author returns to the Literary Festival. Read More

Art History Talks

02 June 2018
During this series of art talks, speakers Melanie Paice and Peter Scott will explore the meaning behind art and national identity. Read More