Join Christie's Education in June 2024 for a two-part trip to Venice. Choose from the Exploring Art Tour (10 - 12 June), or the Biennale (13 - 15 June)or register for both.
Christie's Exploring Art Tours: Venice | 10 - 12 June 2024
Experience the enchantment of art in the heart of Venice with two exceptional opportunities in 2024. First, Christie's Education invites you to a three-day tour through Venice, where art and culture seamlessly intertwine. This journey takes you on a curated exploration of the city's galleries, churches, and hidden treasures, revealing stunning paintings and intricate sculptures. While wandering through Venice's labyrinthine streets and picturesque canals, you'll encounter architectural wonders adorned with awe-inspiring frescoes and ornate altars. Immerse yourself in the vibrant art scene, where contemporary works harmoniously coexist with centuries-old traditions. Let Venice's artistic legacy captivate your senses as you partake in this visual feast that unfolds at every corner. Sign up for this unforgettable journey and immerse yourself in the beauty that has inspired countless artists throughout history.
Exploring the Venice Biennale | 13 - 15 June 2024
The Venice Biennale 2024 promises an immersive journey into the world of art amidst the backdrop of this stunning city. This internationally renowned exhibition showcases visionary artists from around the globe, pushing the boundaries of creativity and sparking engaging conversations. As you explore vibrant exhibitions, thought-provoking installations, and captivating performances, you'll be spellbound by the diversity of artistic expression. From traditional masterpieces to cutting-edge contemporary works, the Venice Biennale celebrates the boundless power of imagination, offering an extraordinary cultural event that converges art and beauty in a breathtaking display of excellence. Don't miss out on this unique experience; book your tickets now and prepare to be amazed.
Born in Paris in 1976, Aliki Braine studied at The Ruskin School of Fine Art, Oxford, The Slade School of Fine Art, London and The Courtauld Institute where she was awarded a distinction for her masters in 17th century painting. Aliki has been a regular lecturer at the National Gallery since 2001 and also teaches at the Wallace Collection, Courtauld Gallery and for The Arts Society. She is an Associate Lecturer in the Department of Fine Art Photography for the University of the Arts London. Aliki is also a practicing artist who regularly exhibits her photographic work internationally.
Joshua White- Venice Biennale
Joshua White has extensive experience teaching and lecturing in Modern and Contemporary art. For over 15 years he has taught at Christie’s Education in London where he was director of The London Art Course and led multiple courses including the Chairman’s programme for VIP clients.
He is a founder and presenter of The Art Channel, an online project documenting and reporting on Modern and Contemporary art exhibitions in commercial galleries and public institutions. The channel has now received 1 million views.
Joshua has direct experience of the art market, working as a Gallery Director between 2018 and 2020 specialising in 20th Century photography.
Elsewhere, he has lectured for Tate Modern and Britain, The National Portrait Gallery, The Courtauld Institute Gallery, Somerset House, The Design Museum, Sotheby’s Institute and The University of California. Further to his institutional work, he has worked with numerous private clients including group visits to the Venice Biennale and Berlin.
Joshua has written exhibition catalogues and been published by the BBC, The FT, Christie’s and Flash Art.
During 2020 he was a guest contributor to Channel 5’s ‘Great Paintings of the World’ and Radio 4’s ‘Behind The Scenes’.
Joshua is a graduate of the University of Oxford and has a Master’s degree from Christie’s Education in the History of Art.