Alfred Russel Wallace Centenary Celebration Evening | Theatre | Hertford Theatre


This is a must for all fans of Alfred Russel Wallace!! Praesentia* will also be  announcing their 'Art Trail' to be installed to co incide with this event. We have confirmation of several venues in the centre of Hertford who have agreed to support our event to celebrate the life and achievements of Alfred Russel …

Detail of mono print- in progress


Wallace- from here to there- a journey of discovery....This work in progress is a beginning to my personal journey of discovery following the life of Alfred Russel Wallace. I am fascinated and amazed by this man whose determination led him to independently discover and identify the theory of evolution through natural selection. Using old ordnance …

Alfred Russel Wallace Jan 8 1823- Nov 7 1913


Today praesentia are taking a field trip to the proposed venues for their art trail in Hertford. Wallace lived for a while in Hertford:   " 8 January 1823-1828   Lives in Kensington Cottage, Usk, Monmouthshire (Wallace was born here).       1828-early 1837     praesentia intend to stage their exhibition of works …