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For Families

Mini Masterpieces

Mini Masterpieces

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Exhibitions

Open Now

From the Forest to the Sea: Emily Carr in British Columbia

From the Forest to the Sea: Emily Carr in British Columbia

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Practical Art: Adults

Emily Carr: Nature, Form and Mark Making

Emily Carr: Nature, Form and Mark Making

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Practical Art: Adults

Winter Watercolour

Winter Watercolour

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Practical Art: Young People

15-18yrs Explore Drawing: The Gallery and the Studio

15-18yrs Explore Drawing: The Gallery and the Studio

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Practical Art: Adults

Start Printmaking

Start Printmaking

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Music

Lunchtime concert series: From Blues to Bach

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Practical Art: Young People

7-10yrs Illustrated Journal

7-10yrs Illustrated Journal

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Practical Art: Young People

11-14yrs Spirits of the Forest

11-14yrs Spirits of the Forest

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Practical Art: Adults

What Emily Saw: Visions of British Columbia

What Emily Saw: Visions of British Columbia

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Lectures & Talks

Portraits and Portrayal of Black People in the 18th and 19th Centuries

Portraits and Portrayal of Black People in the 18th and 19th Centuries

Music

Angela Hewitt: Piano Recital

Angela Hewitt: Piano Recital

Lectures & Talks

Staying Power: Photojournalism from the ‘40s to the ‘90s

Staying Power: Photojournalism from the ‘40s to the ‘90s

Visits & Walks

Guildhall Art Gallery

Guildhall Art Gallery

Film

UK Premiere of Winds of Heaven and Bone Wind Fire

UK Premiere of Winds of Heaven and Bone Wind Fire

Film

Women on the Sixth Floor

Women on the Sixth Floor

Exhibitions

Made in China: A Doug Fishbone Project

Made in China: A Doug Fishbone Project

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Lectures & Talks

Contextual Lecture Series: High Minds: The Victorians and the Birth of Modern Britain

Contextual Lecture Series: High Minds: The Victorians and the Birth of Modern Britain

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Lectures & Talks

In Their Own Words: Henry Hemming

In Their Own Words: Henry Hemming

Lectures & Talks

The 1840s; A Decade of Turbulence

The 1840s; A Decade of Turbulence

Special Events

Valentine's Day: An Evening Affair

Valentine's Day: An Evening Affair

For Families

Valentine's Day: For Families

Valentine's Day: For Families

Special Events

Valentine's Day: An Afternoon Date

Valentine's Day: An Afternoon Date

Practical Art: Young People

11-18yrs: Off the Wall!

11-18yrs: Off the Wall!

Practical Art: Young People

11–14yrs Re-Making Landscapes

11–14yrs Re-Making Landscapes

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Lectures & Talks

Black identity and the Role of Contemporary Art

Black identity and the Role of Contemporary Art

Visits & Walks

Beefeater Gin Distillery

Beefeater Gin Distillery

Practical Art: Adults

Made in China: Creative Copies

Made in China: Creative Copies

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Lectures & Talks

Charles Dickens: Global Victorian

Charles Dickens: Global Victorian

Practical Art: Young People

11–14yrs: Master Copy

11–14yrs: Master Copy

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Lectures & Talks

Rubens and his Legacy

Rubens and his Legacy

Lectures & Talks

The Art of the Portrait: Images of Power

The Art of the Portrait: Images of Power

Practical Art: Young People

7–10yrs: Printed Reproductions

7–10yrs: Printed Reproductions

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Film

The Night of the Iguana

The Night of the Iguana

Visits & Walks

Black Cultural Archives

Black Cultural Archives

Lectures & Talks

Victoria, Albert and the Death that Changed the Monarchy

Victoria, Albert and the Death that Changed the Monarchy

Lectures & Talks

The Art of the Portrait: Images of Wealth

The Art of the Portrait: Images of Wealth

Visits & Walks

Apothecaries’ Hall

Apothecaries’ Hall

Lectures & Talks

George Gilbert Scott; Architect and Eminent Victorian

George Gilbert Scott; Architect and Eminent Victorian

Music

John Suchet – Beethoven: The Man Revealed

John Suchet – Beethoven: The Man Revealed

Practical Art: Adults

Eric Ravilious: Composition

Eric Ravilious: Composition

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Lectures & Talks

The Art of the Portrait: Images of Everyman

The Art of the Portrait: Images of Everyman

Lectures & Talks

Bonaparte and the British

Bonaparte and the British

Special Events

Juan Ramirez Troupe Viva Flamenco

Juan Ramirez Troupe Viva Flamenco

Special Events

Art Miles

Art Miles

Lectures & Talks

Dr Arnold and the reforming Head Masters of the Victorian Public Schools

Dr Arnold and the reforming Head Masters of the Victorian Public Schools

Exhibitions

Ravilious

Ravilious

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Film

Goodbye Columbus

Goodbye Columbus

Practical Art: Adults

Watercolour: Spring into Summer

Watercolour: Spring into Summer

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Lectures & Talks

Eric Ravilious: Beginning to Be Artists

Eric Ravilious: Beginning to Be Artists

Practical Art: Young People

 11-14 Yrs: Textile Drawing

11-14 Yrs: Textile Drawing

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Visits & Walks

The Garrick Club Art Collection

The Garrick Club Art Collection

Lectures & Talks

Eric Ravilious: Recording and War

Eric Ravilious: Recording and War

Practical Art: Adults

Eric Ravilious: Book Design & Printmaking

Eric Ravilious: Book Design & Printmaking

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Practical Art: Young People

7-10yrs Imagined Realities

7-10yrs Imagined Realities

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Practical Art: Adults

Eric Ravilious: Close to Home

Eric Ravilious: Close to Home

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Visits & Walks

Brixton Markets

Brixton Markets

Lectures & Talks

Eric Ravilious: Designing for the Future

Eric Ravilious: Designing for the Future

Lectures & Talks

Science, Religion and the Liberal turn of the 19th Century

Science, Religion and the Liberal turn of the 19th Century

Practical Art: Adults

Painting: Visions of the English Landscapes

Painting: Visions of the English Landscapes

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Practical Art: Adults

Eric Ravilious: Wood Engraving

Eric Ravilious: Wood Engraving

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Practical Art: Young People

7–10yrs Camera Obscura: Copied Creations

7–10yrs Camera Obscura: Copied Creations

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Exhibitions

Pierre-Paul Prud'hon: Napoleon’s Draughtsman

Pierre-Paul Prud'hon: Napoleon’s Draughtsman

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Exhibitions

M.C. Escher

M.C. Escher

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