Who was George Peck and why does his work matter?
Find out how Hull born Peck travelled the world introducing fine art and design to Australia and Tasmania. Travelling such distances in the 1800’s was not easy, but Peck made use of trans- Pacific travel to bring culture to the New World as both a prolific carver and virtuoso violinist.
Known as the Paganini of Hull his life was colourful and rich. Take a look at his exemplary carving at Hull Minster.
Talks last 45 minutes with questions.
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This talk is FREE and is put on with the support of the Heritage Fund.
|3 Nov 2023||12:30pm||£0 - £0||Book Now|
At Hull Minster we have strong artistic roots with 700 years of cultural and artistic tradition. We encourage artists and performers as well as cultivating participation in the arts for city centre communities.