Turner and Constable: Sketching from Nature

Works from Tate Collection on show 1 March 2014

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Great blog post by Sarah Richardson...have a read!

John Constable : Hampstead Heath with the House Called The Salt Box', about 1819 | Tyne & Wear...
Constable just had to step a little way from his front door to paint this lovely view on Hampstead Heath. He had rented Albion Cottage for the summer of 1819, hoping that the clear air on the hill away from London would help his wife's health (she was suffering from tuberculosis). Constable and his…

9:30am 15 Apr 2014

Struggling with bored kids? Our ARTitecture workshop starts again at 1.30 this afternoon. £2 per child.

11:11am 09 Apr 2014



Here Comes the Sun - part 2

02 Apr 2014

A guest post by Caroline Whitehead Read Caroline’s first blog post about the parasol collection at Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums here. Caring…