The Blackborne Collection – Tennants Auctions May and July 2018
Two parts of the Blackborne Collection of Antique Fans were offered in auction by Tennants in Yorkshire in April and July 2018. Read more â€º
The Fan Circle AGM: Edinburgh May 17-21 2018
FCI Members were treated to a view of some of these fans in 1997 and again in 2010, when AGMs were held in Yorkshire. However, in total there are actually more than 450 …
The Fan Circle AGM in 2018 will take place in Edinburgh between 17th and 21st May 2018. The hotel selected is in a very central location near Holyrood and, in addition to the usual ‘AGM’ events, one day will be spent visiting attractions outside the Scottish capital and there will also be a visit to … Read more â€º
FAN STUDY DAY 8TH FEBRUARY 2018
There will be study day for both FCI members and other members of the public on Thursday 8th February entitled Fans From The Royal Courts, see link:
This event is part of the wider Exhibition from 3rd to 26th February 2018, where several FCI Northern members will be displaying fans in the Garden Rooms … Read more â€º
Street Fans at the Fan Museum
Tuesday 19 Sept to Sunday 31 December 2017 (closed Saturday 30 September) – view details at https://www.thefanmuseum.org.uk/exhibitions/street-fans or view a Poster here. … Read more â€º
Clouds in a Bag: The Evelyn Way Kendall Ballooning and Early Aviation Collection
Clouds in a Bag: The Evelyn Way Kendall Ballooning and Early Aviation Collection, The Udvar-Hazy Center, Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum, Chantilly, Virginia, January 2017-2018. Includes some ballooning fans.
https://www.si.edu/exhibitions/clouds-in-a-bag-the-evelyn-way-kendall-ballooning-and-early-aviation-collection-6154 … Read more â€º
Exhibition OUVRAGES DE DAMES 23/24 September 2017 St. Eustache, France
A second annual exhibition in this small commune near Annecy, mounted by the FCI Publicity Officer. Entitled “Ouvrages De Dames” (Made by Women) this small but attractive exhibition will showcase fans and textiles from 18th century to the present day.
Click on the Press Cutting on the left to read the coverage (in French). … Read more â€º
TOWN & COUNTRY…..The Fan Museum Greenwich
The Museumâ€™s twenty fifth anniversary year finishes with an unusual perspective on a fascinating theme: an exhibition of fans which depict the built environment.
This exhibition brings together fans which depict both domestic and stately houses, famous architectural landmarks, bustling city squares, parks and grand hotels.
6th September – 31st December 2016 … Read more â€º
Have a Flutter! AGM 2016 Cheltenham
The FCI AGM for 2016 is being held in Cheltenham â€“ hopefully a note is already in your 2016 diary. It will start on the evening of Thursday 12 May and finish on the morning of Monday 16 May. We will be staying in a hotel about 8 minutes by taxi from the centre … Read more â€º
Cercle de l’Eventail : September events
As part of the events taking place in celebration of the Cercle’s 30th Anniversary, we have been notified of two fan exhibitions in Northern France which will be open to the public.
Members are also reminded of the group events to which you may subscribe. Please refer to previous info.
Eventail, matiÃ¨res d’excellence
from 13 … Read more â€º
Ruby Anniversary AGM, Bedford, May 2015
What a WONDERFUL Weekend!
How do I start to report on this, our 40th Anniversary celebration?!
It was well-attended, yes, but the exciting part was that several members attended for the first time, some within the Uk, others flying in from Texas and Spain and vowing to return next year!
It was educational, yes, … Read more â€º