A Crisis of Brilliance

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 22ND SEPTEMBER 2013

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Dulwich Picture Gallery, Gallery Road, Dulwich Village, SE21 7AD 
 
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Dates:
12th June 2013 until 22nd September 2013
 
OPENING TIMES
Tue to Sun 10am-5pm | Late opening Thu 20 Sep, 5pm-9pm
 
PRICES
£11 (Adults), £10 (Seniors), £5 (Concs)
 

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A Crisis of BrillianceSome of the most well-known British artists of twentieth century feature in A Crisis of Brilliance, the Dulwich Picture Gallery's survey which includes works by contemporaries such as CRW Nevinson, Stanley Spencer, Mark Gertler and Dora Carrington. Students together at the Slade School of Art in London between 1908 and 1912, they formed part of what their esteemed drawing teacher Henry Tonks described as the school's last 'crisis of brilliance'. This exhibition which features over 70 original works by the group includes images which document their responses to the First World War.

 

About Dulwich Picture Gallery

Designed by London architect Sir John Soane in 1811, Dulwich Picture Gallery is the world's first purpose-built art gallery and holds one of the most celebrated collections of European Old Master paintings. Works by Rubens, Poussin, Van Dyck, Rembrandt, Watteau and Gainsborough contribute to the collection of European Old Master paintings spanning the 1600s and 1700s. More about Dulwich Picture Gallery

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A Crisis of Brilliance  Paul Nash The Void. Photo courtesy of MBAC, Tate London.  

A Crisis of Brilliance - Paul Nash The Void. Photo courtesy of MBAC, Tate London.

A Crisis of Brilliance Paul Nash The Void. Photo courtesy of MBAC, Tate London. 

 
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Experimental Drawing: Course (Ages 7-10)Experimental Drawing: Course (Ages 7-10)Explore mark-making using a variety of different drawing media.23rd April 2014Wednesday 23rd April 2014 Where:
Dulwich Picture Gallery,   Gallery Road  Dulwich Village    SE21 7AD
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Experimental Drawing: Course (Ages 7-10)
event > Kids Events
DATES  Wednesday 23rd April 2014 - 4.30pm-6pm
VENUE  Dulwich Picture Gallery 
Explore mark-making using a variety of different drawing media.
Hockney, PrintmakerHockney, PrintmakerHockney, Printmaker Following on from the Royal Academy's focus on his landscape paintings last year, the Dulwich Picture Gallery exhibition reveals 'David Hockney, the printmaker'. Despite, Hockney being known predominantly as a painter, the prints on display reveal his willingness to experiment with different styles and mediums. As well as a lithograph self-portrai23rd April 2014Sunday 11th May 2014 Where:
Dulwich Picture Gallery,   Gallery Road  Dulwich Village    SE21 7AD
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event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Modern and Contemporary Art
DATES  5th February to 11th May 2014
VENUE  Dulwich Picture Gallery 
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Dulwich Picture GalleryDulwich Picture GalleryThe gallery was designed by Sir John Soane with an extension by Rick Mather and houses a magnificent collection of Old Masters and a series of loan exhibitions. A programme of lectures, tours, events and courses takes place throughout the year.23rd April 2014Tuesday 30th December 2014 Where:
Dulwich Picture Gallery,   Gallery Road  Dulwich Village    SE21 7AD
Category: event
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Dulwich Picture Gallery
event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions
DATES  2nd January 2013 to 30th December 2014
VENUE  Dulwich Picture Gallery 
The gallery was designed by Sir John Soane with an extension by Rick Mather and houses a magnificent collection of Old Masters and a series of loan exhibitions. A programme of lectures, tours, events and courses takes place throughout the year.
Multiply: Repetition And Images: Course (Ages 11-14)Multiply: Repetition And Images: Course (Ages 11-14)Investigate 'the multiple image' in art and design.24th April 2014Thursday 24th April 2014 Where:
Dulwich Picture Gallery,   Gallery Road  Dulwich Village    SE21 7AD
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event > Kids Events
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VENUE  Dulwich Picture Gallery 
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Dulwich Picture Gallery,   Gallery Road  Dulwich Village    SE21 7AD
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VENUE  Dulwich Picture Gallery 
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Socrates: His Significance Then And Now: LectureSocrates: His Significance Then And Now: LectureProfessor Christopher Taylor discusses the philosopher's work.29th April 2014Tuesday 29th April 2014 Where:
Dulwich Picture Gallery,   Gallery Road  Dulwich Village    SE21 7AD
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event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures
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VENUE  Dulwich Picture Gallery 
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Bringing In The May And Giant PinwheelsBringing In The May And Giant PinwheelsA range of different activities on the first and last Sunday of every month.4th May 2014Sunday 4th May 2014 Where:
Dulwich Picture Gallery,   Gallery Road  Dulwich Village    SE21 7AD
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event > Kids Events
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VENUE  Dulwich Picture Gallery 
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Royal CostumesRoyal CostumesBe inspired by the Gallery's collection of royal pictures and create royal costumes.5th May 2014Monday 5th May 2014 Where:
Dulwich Picture Gallery,   Gallery Road  Dulwich Village    SE21 7AD
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VENUE  Dulwich Picture Gallery 
Be inspired by the Gallery's collection of royal pictures and create royal costumes.
The Not So Still Lives Of Ben Nicholson: LectureThe Not So Still Lives Of Ben Nicholson: LectureLecturer Jo Walton discusses the artist's work.6th May 2014Tuesday 6th May 2014 Where:
Dulwich Picture Gallery,   Gallery Road  Dulwich Village    SE21 7AD
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VENUE  Dulwich Picture Gallery 
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Friedrich Engels: Curious Case Of The Missing Body (And Mind): LectureFriedrich Engels: Curious Case Of The Missing Body (And Mind): LectureProfessor Terrell Carver discusses the social scientist and philosopher's work.6th May 2014Tuesday 6th May 2014 Where:
Dulwich Picture Gallery,   Gallery Road  Dulwich Village    SE21 7AD
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