Upcoming Events


Beautiful Batik

6 May, 10.15 – 2.00

Beautiful Batik Explore & sketch St Luke Drawing the Virgin & Child in this free workshop, before creating your own Hot Wax batik which will later form part of a summer celebration marking the recent acquisition of this rare painting by Dieric Bouts. Suitable for age 8+, but places are limited. Booking required. 

Jonathan Long: Martin Parr, Tony Ray-Jones, and the Face of the Nation

6 May, 2.30

Jonathan Long: Martin Parr, Tony Ray-Jones, and the Face of the Nation

Join Jonathan Long, Professor of German & Visual Culture at Durham University whose talk Martin Parr, Tony Ray-Jones, & the Face of the Nation complements the current exhibition Only in England. He regularly reviews exhibitions and photographic publications for Source Photographic Review. Organised in conjunction with the Centre for Visual Arts and Culture at Durham University. 

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North East Morris Minor Club

7 May, 10.00 – 4.00

North East Morris Minor Club

Members of the North East Morris Minor Club will display 30 classic cars on the Museum terrace. Come and relive the motoring era of days gone by, and ask the owners anything about their vehicles, during this free outdoor event.


Gallery Talk – Painting the Theatre: Garrick in Action

12 May, 2.15

Gallery Talk – Painting the Theatre: Garrick in Action

Join the Museum’s Assistant Curator of Fine Art, Bernadette Petti, to learn more about the current exhibition Painting the Theatre: Garrick in Action.


Artist Trickery of the 15th Century

13 May, 10.15 – 2.00

Artist Trickery of the 15th Century

Learn to draw like St Luke in this free workshop. Have a go at silverpoint drawing before making your own oil paint to create a masterpiece inspired by St Luke Drawing the Virgin & Child. The work created will then be used as part of a Children’s Celebration event in August, marking the recent acquisition of this beautiful painting. Suitable for age 8+, but places are limited. Booking required.


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