Curator Talk & Tour - Beilby and Bewick

The Northern Spirit Gallery at the Laing Art Gallery.

The Northern Spirit Gallery at the Laing Art Gallery.

12.15 – 12.45pm
Join Marie-Thérèse Mayne, Assistant Keeper of Art, as she talks about Beilby and Bewick and give a tour of the permanent gallery, Northern Spirit. 

Free, no booking required.
 

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