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Magic Carpet Storytelling (Under 5s)Magic Carpet Storytelling (Under 5s)Stories inspired by pictures in the National Gallery.2016-09-25T10:30:00+01002016-09-25T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Gallery,   Trafalgar Square      WC2N 5DN
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Magic Carpet Storytelling (Under 5s)
 
George Shaw: My Back To NatureGeorge Shaw: My Back To NatureGeorge Shaw: My Back To NatureGeorge Shaw, the Coventry born artist nominated for the Turner Prize in 2011, unveils the culmination of his two-year studio residency at the National Gallery. Using the type of enamel paint more commonly applied to model trains and aeroplane, Shaw has created a new piece on the theme of woodland, using paintings in the collection as inspiration. '2016-09-25T10:00:00+01002016-10-30T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Gallery,   Trafalgar Square      WC2N 5DN
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event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Painting | PRICING  Free  
DATES  11th May to 30th October 2016
George Shaw, the Coventry born artist nominated for the Turner Prize in 2011, unveils the culmination of his two-year studio residency at the National Gallery.... More about this event
 
The Secret Language Of Churches And CathedralsThe Secret Language Of Churches And CathedralsFreelance lecturer Richard Stemp discusses the meaning, structure and history of churches across the world.2016-09-26T13:00:00+01002016-09-26T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Gallery,   Trafalgar Square      WC2N 5DN
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The Secret Language Of Churches And Cathedrals
 
Stories Of Art: Module One: 1250-1400Stories Of Art: Module One: 1250-1400A modular introduction to art history using the Gallery's collection.2016-09-27T14:00:00+01002016-10-18T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Gallery,   Trafalgar Square      WC2N 5DN
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Stories Of Art: Module One: 1250-1400
 
Painting Is Silent Poetry, And Poetry Is Painting That Speaks: UccelloPainting Is Silent Poetry, And Poetry Is Painting That Speaks: UccelloExplore the connections between the painted image and written word.2016-09-28T13:00:00+01002016-09-28T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Gallery,   Trafalgar Square      WC2N 5DN
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Painting Is Silent Poetry, And Poetry Is Painting That Speaks: Uccello
 
Ovid's Metamorphoses: Inspiring The ArtsOvid's Metamorphoses: Inspiring The ArtsThe Florentine Arts Ensemble discuss Titian's Death Of Actaeon and perform pieces for violin and piano by Britten and Szymanowski.2016-09-30T18:30:00+01002016-09-30T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Gallery,   Trafalgar Square      WC2N 5DN
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Free EventOn Soon
Ovid's Metamorphoses: Inspiring The Arts
 
The Art Of Perception: Rethinking How We SeeThe Art Of Perception: Rethinking How We SeeWith author of Visual Intelligence, Amy Herman.2016-09-30T18:30:00+01002016-09-30T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Gallery,   Trafalgar Square      WC2N 5DN
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The Art Of Perception: Rethinking How We See
 
The Green Hour: Absinthe And ImpressionismThe Green Hour: Absinthe And ImpressionismLearn about the influence of Absinthe on 19th-century French artistic creativity.2016-09-30T18:30:00+01002016-09-30T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Gallery,   Trafalgar Square      WC2N 5DN
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The Green Hour: Absinthe And Impressionism
 
The Master And The Tyro: Turner As PoetThe Master And The Tyro: Turner As PoetAndrew Wilton examines how Turner was influenced by poetry.2016-10-03T13:00:00+01002016-10-03T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Gallery,   Trafalgar Square      WC2N 5DN
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The Master And The Tyro: Turner As Poet
 
Painting Is Silent Poetry, And Poetry Is Painting That Speaks: PisanelloPainting Is Silent Poetry, And Poetry Is Painting That Speaks: PisanelloExplore the connections between the painted image and written word.2016-10-05T13:00:00+01002016-10-05T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Gallery,   Trafalgar Square      WC2N 5DN
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Painting Is Silent Poetry, And Poetry Is Painting That Speaks: Pisanello
 
Dance And Painting: TalkDance And Painting: TalkSian Waters explores the relationship between these two art forms.2016-10-10T13:00:00+01002016-10-10T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Gallery,   Trafalgar Square      WC2N 5DN
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Dance And Painting: Talk
 
Painting Is Silent Poetry, And Poetry Is Painting That Speaks: TitianPainting Is Silent Poetry, And Poetry Is Painting That Speaks: TitianExplore the connections between the painted image and written word.2016-10-12T13:00:00+01002016-10-12T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Gallery,   Trafalgar Square      WC2N 5DN
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Painting Is Silent Poetry, And Poetry Is Painting That Speaks: Titian
 
Beyond CaravaggioBeyond CaravaggioBeyond CaravaggioThe National Gallery hangs its Caravaggio masterpiece, 'Supper at Emmaus', alongside approximately 50 paintings by the great Italian Baroque artist and his followers so we can see him in context, at the root of an international artistic phenomenon. Using artworks drawn from museums, National Trust houses and private collections throughout the UK, t2016-10-12T00:00:00+01002017-01-15T00:00:00+0000 Where:
National Gallery,   Trafalgar Square      WC2N 5DN
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event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Portraits and Portraiture
PRICING  Admission charge tbc
DATES  12th October 2016 to 15th January 2017
The National Gallery hangs its Caravaggio masterpiece, 'Supper at Emmaus', alongside approximately 50 paintings by the great Italian Baroque artist and his fol... More about this event
 
Beyond Caravaggio: Curator's IntroductionBeyond Caravaggio: Curator's IntroductionA talk about the impact of Caravaggio's work both on the art of his contemporaries and followers.2016-10-17T13:00:00+01002016-10-17T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Gallery,   Trafalgar Square      WC2N 5DN
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Beyond Caravaggio: Curator's Introduction
 
Picture Of The Month Club: Hals's Young Man Holding A Skull (Vanitas)Picture Of The Month Club: Hals's Young Man Holding A Skull (Vanitas)An in-depth discussion of the work.2016-10-18T12:45:00+01002016-10-18T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Gallery,   Trafalgar Square      WC2N 5DN
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Picture Of The Month Club: Hals's Young Man Holding A Skull (Vanitas)
 
Painting Is Silent Poetry, And Poetry Is Painting That Speaks: CanalettoPainting Is Silent Poetry, And Poetry Is Painting That Speaks: CanalettoExplore the connections between the painted image and written word.2016-10-19T13:00:00+01002016-10-19T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Gallery,   Trafalgar Square      WC2N 5DN
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Free EventOn Soon
Painting Is Silent Poetry, And Poetry Is Painting That Speaks: Canaletto
 
The Originality Of Caravaggio: TalkThe Originality Of Caravaggio: TalkA talk about the bold and revolutionary naturalism for which Caravaggio has long been famed.2016-10-20T13:00:00+01002016-10-20T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Gallery,   Trafalgar Square      WC2N 5DN
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The Originality Of Caravaggio: Talk
 
Christian Faith, Poetry, And Paint: Exposing The Curse Of Literalism: TalkChristian Faith, Poetry, And Paint: Exposing The Curse Of Literalism: TalkCanon Mark Oakley explores how and why Christian faith has expressed itself poetically and artistically.2016-10-24T13:00:00+01002016-10-24T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Gallery,   Trafalgar Square      WC2N 5DN
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Christian Faith, Poetry, And Paint: Exposing The Curse Of Literalism: Talk
 
Painting Is Silent Poetry, And Poetry Is Painting That Speaks: PintoricchioPainting Is Silent Poetry, And Poetry Is Painting That Speaks: PintoricchioExplore the connections between the painted image and written word.2016-10-26T13:00:00+01002016-10-26T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Gallery,   Trafalgar Square      WC2N 5DN
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Free Event 
Painting Is Silent Poetry, And Poetry Is Painting That Speaks: Pintoricchio
 
The Dutch Followers Of Caravaggio: TalkThe Dutch Followers Of Caravaggio: TalkA talk focusing on the artists Gerrit van Honthorst, Hendrick ter Brugghen and Dirck van Baburen, and how they were influenced by Caravaggio.2016-10-31T13:00:00+00002016-10-31T00:00:00+0000 Where:
National Gallery,   Trafalgar Square      WC2N 5DN
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The Dutch Followers Of Caravaggio: Talk
 
 
 

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Yinka Shonibare: Globe Head Ballerina
Yinka Shonibare: Globe Head Ballerina
Exhibitions | Until 19th June 2017 

Royal Opera House 1 minute walk from Birth Of A Collection: The Barber Institute Of Fine Arts And The National Gallery

A new piece of artwork by Yinka Shonibare will be displayed on the exterior of the Royal Opera House this ...More

 
Bobbi Brown Afternoon Tea at Balthazar
Bobbi Brown Afternoon Tea at Balthazar
Foodie Events | Until 29th September 2016 

Balthazar 2 minutes walk from Birth Of A Collection: The Barber Institute Of Fine Arts And The National Gallery

Plumped up lips made from sponge, chocolate torte as gel eyeliner, and rhubarb and ginger cream lined up like brush-on ...More

 
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
Theatre | Until 7th January 2017 

Theatre Royal Drury Lane 3 minutes walk from Birth Of A Collection: The Barber Institute Of Fine Arts And The National Gallery

Nominated for a staggering seven gongs in the 2014 Olivier Awards including Best New Musical, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory ...More

 
Matilda The Musical
Matilda The Musical
Theatre | Until 28th May 2017 

Cambridge Theatre 3 minutes walk from Birth Of A Collection: The Barber Institute Of Fine Arts And The National Gallery

The Royal Shakespeare Company's multiple award-winning musical adaptation of Roald Dahl's celebrated children's book Matilda is a big hit at ...More

 
The Lion King
The Lion King
Theatre | Until 4th June 2017 

The Lyceum Theatre 3 minutes walk from Birth Of A Collection: The Barber Institute Of Fine Arts And The National Gallery

The Lion King tells the story of Simba - the epic adventure of his battles, his friendships, his dreams and ...More

 
The Play That Goes Wrong
The Play That Goes Wrong
Theatre | Until 11th September 2016 

Duchess Theatre 3 minutes walk from Birth Of A Collection: The Barber Institute Of Fine Arts And The National Gallery

Presented by the award-winning, international comedy company Mischief Theatre, The Play That Goes Wrong follows the inept and accident prone ...More

 
West End Bares: Excalibare!
Theatre | On 25th September 2016 

Novello Theatre 3 minutes walk from Birth Of A Collection: The Barber Institute Of Fine Arts And The National Gallery

The naughtiness of burlesque meets the razzle dazzle of the West End in the seventh year of this fundraiser for ...More

Green Day's American Idiot
Theatre | Until 25th September 2016 

Arts Theatre 4 minutes walk from Birth Of A Collection: The Barber Institute Of Fine Arts And The National Gallery

X Factor finalist Amelia Lily plays Whatshername in the Tony Award-winning musical about three boyhood friends searching for meaning in ...More

Stomp
Stomp
Theatre | Until 8th January 2017 

Ambassadors Theatre 4 minutes walk from Birth Of A Collection: The Barber Institute Of Fine Arts And The National Gallery

Stomp stages an aural assault on your senses at the Ambassadors Theatre. There is no plot, no dialogue and nobody ...More

 
Funny Girl
Funny Girl
Theatre | Until 8th October 2016 

Savoy Theatre 4 minutes walk from Birth Of A Collection: The Barber Institute Of Fine Arts And The National Gallery

Olivier and BAFTA award-winning actress Sheridan Smith makes her much awaited return to the West End in 2016 to star ...More

 
 
 
 
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