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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There's still time to book up for Simon Martin's talk today at 2pm. We're very excited to hear from the curator of the exhibition himself.

Saturday Talk with the Exhibition Curator, Simon Martin - Laing Art Gallery
www.twmuseums.org.uk
In the 1930s artists working in every style - including the Bloomsbury Group, the Surrealists and even abstract artists - were inspired by the Spanish Civil War to create paintings, sculptures, posters, banners and even volunteer to fight. Curator of the exhibition Simon Martin, Artistic Director of…

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Here's some great shots of our Conscience & Conflict exhibition, taken by Colin Davison at Rosella Studios. Make sure you come along and see it for yourself!

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