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Durer's Paper Triumph: The Arch Of The Emperor MaximilianDurer's Paper Triumph: The Arch Of The Emperor MaximilianAlbrecht Durer's large-scale print commissioned and designed to promote the ambitions of the Holy Roman Emperor Maximilian I and his dynasty, the Habsburg family from Austria.20th October 2014Sunday 16th November 2014 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free EventOngoing
Durer's Paper Triumph: The Arch Of The Emperor Maximilian
event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Print | PRICING  Free  
DATES  11th September to 16th November 2014 - 10am-5.30pm
Albrecht Durer's large-scale print commissioned and designed to promote the ambitions of the Holy Roman Emperor Maximilian I and his dynasty, the Habsburg fami
 
Germany: Memories of a NationGermany: Memories of a NationGermany: Memories of a NationA 1953 Volkswagen Beetle and a porcelain rhino are just some of the many objects from a 600 year period on display at the British Museum's Germany: Memories of a Nation, an exhibition backed by a 30-part BBC Radio 4 series marking the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin wall. Covering a period from the height of the Holy Roman Empire to post20th October 2014Sunday 25th January 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Ongoing
Germany: Memories of a Nation
event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions
DATES  16th October 2014 to 25th January 2015
A 1953 Volkswagen Beetle and a porcelain rhino are just some of the many objects from a 600 year period on display at the British Museum's Germany: Memories of... More about this event
 
Ming: 50 Years That Changed ChinaMing: 50 Years That Changed ChinaMing: 50 Years That Changed ChinaThrough spectacular objects from 15th century China, Ming: 50 Years That Changed China, the blockbuster autumn exhibition at the British Museum focuses on a little explored but spectacular period in the first half of 15th century when China became a global superpower. "There will be many surprises" in the exhibition, according to The Guardian, "in20th October 2014Sunday 4th January 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Ongoing
Ming: 50 Years That Changed China
event > Exhibitions
DATES  18th September 2014 to 4th January 2015
Through spectacular objects from 15th century China, Ming: 50 Years That Changed China, the blockbuster autumn exhibition at the British Museum focuses on a l... More about this event
 
Witches and Wicked BodiesWitches and Wicked BodiesWitches and Wicked BodiesCo-curated by artist and writer Deanna Petherbridge, Witches and Wicked Bodies at the British Museum explores the changing depictions in prints and drawings of witches and witchcraft, ranging from the Renaissance to the end of the 19th century. Artists such as DĂ¼rer, Goya and Fuseli were drawn to the rich imagery and mythology of witchcraft from c20th October 2014Sunday 11th January 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free EventOngoing
Witches and Wicked Bodies
event > Exhibitions > Art Exhibitions - Ancient & Classical | PRICING  Free  
DATES  25th September 2014 to 11th January 2015
Co-curated by artist and writer Deanna Petherbridge, Witches and Wicked Bodies at the British Museum explores the changing depictions in prints and drawings of... More about this event
 
Ancient Lives, New DiscoveriesAncient Lives, New DiscoveriesAn installation of eight people who were mummified in ancient Egypt and Sudan, including a priest's daughter, a temple doorkeeper and a child, using cutting-edge technology to discover how they lived their lives.20th October 2014Sunday 30th November 2014 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Ongoing
Ancient Lives, New Discoveries
event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Installation
DATES  22nd May to 30th November 2014
An installation of eight people who were mummified in ancient Egypt and Sudan, including a priest's daughter, a temple doorkeeper and a child, using cutting-ed
 
Gems Of Chinese Painting: A Voyage Along The Yangzi RiverGems Of Chinese Painting: A Voyage Along The Yangzi RiverHistorical paintings and ceramics reflecting the beauty and culture of south-east China.20th October 2014Friday 31st October 2014 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free EventOngoing
Gems Of Chinese Painting: A Voyage Along The Yangzi River
event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Painting | PRICING  Free  
DATES  3rd April to 31st October 2014
Historical paintings and ceramics reflecting the beauty and culture of south-east China.
 
Germany Divided: Baselitz And His GenerationGermany Divided: Baselitz And His GenerationMore than 90 drawings and prints highlighting how German art was redefined in the post-war period by Georg Baselitz, Markus Lupertz, Blinky Palermo, AR Penck, Sigmar Polke and Gerhard Richter.20th October 2014Friday 31st October 2014 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free EventOngoing
Germany Divided: Baselitz And His Generation
event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Illustration & Drawing | PRICING  Free  
DATES  6th February to 31st October 2014
More than 90 drawings and prints highlighting how German art was redefined in the post-war period by Georg Baselitz, Markus Lupertz, Blinky Palermo, AR Penck,
 
Presence And Absence Of Aboriginal Australia In The British Museum: TalkPresence And Absence Of Aboriginal Australia In The British Museum: TalkGallery talk by Rachael Murphy.21st October 2014Tuesday 21st October 2014 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
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Presence And Absence Of Aboriginal Australia In The British Museum: Talk
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Tuesday 21st October 2014
Gallery talk by Rachael Murphy.... More about this event
 
The Sculptures Of The Parthenon: TalkThe Sculptures Of The Parthenon: TalkA gallery talk by Susan Woodford.22nd October 2014Wednesday 22nd October 2014 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
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The Sculptures Of The Parthenon: Talk
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Wednesday 22nd October 2014 - 1.15pm-2pm
A gallery talk by Susan Woodford.
 
Korea In East Asia: Connections Through Objects: TalkKorea In East Asia: Connections Through Objects: TalkCurator Sascha Priewe discusses artefacts relating to the country.23rd October 2014Thursday 23rd October 2014 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
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Korea In East Asia: Connections Through Objects: Talk
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Thursday 23rd October 2014 - 1.15pm-2pm
Curator Sascha Priewe discusses artefacts relating to the country.
 
Ten Days In The Life Of Dura-Europos: Gods, Cults And Temples On The Seleucid, Parthian And Roman EuTen Days In The Life Of Dura-Europos: Gods, Cults And Temples On The Seleucid, Parthian And Roman EuA lecture on fortress town Dura-Europos.23rd October 2014Thursday 23rd October 2014 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
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Ten Days In The Life Of Dura-Europos: Gods, Cults And Temples On The Seleucid, Parthian And Roman Eu
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures
PRICING  Free, adv booking essential
DATES  Thursday 23rd October 2014 - 4pm-5pm
A lecture on fortress town Dura-Europos.
 
A Different Perspective: The Assyrian Reliefs Of The Siege Of Lachish: TalkA Different Perspective: The Assyrian Reliefs Of The Siege Of Lachish: TalkA gallery talk with Nigel Tallis.24th October 2014Friday 24th October 2014 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
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A Different Perspective: The Assyrian Reliefs Of The Siege Of Lachish: Talk
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Friday 24th October 2014 - 1.15pm-2pm
A gallery talk with Nigel Tallis.
 
The Forbidden City: LectureThe Forbidden City: LectureFrances Wood talks about this extraordinary complex of buildings.24th October 2014Friday 24th October 2014 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
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The Forbidden City: Lecture
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures
PRICING  Free, adv booking essential
DATES  Friday 24th October 2014 - 1.30pm-2.30pm
Frances Wood talks about this extraordinary complex of buildings.
 
Ming Beijing: LectureMing Beijing: LectureGiven by Professor Susan Naquin.24th October 2014Friday 24th October 2014 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
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Ming Beijing: Lecture
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures
DATES  Friday 24th October 2014 - 6.30pm-7.30pm
Given by Professor Susan Naquin.
 
Chinese Adventures (Over 5s)Chinese Adventures (Over 5s)Children's digital workshop.25th October 2014Saturday 25th October 2014 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
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Chinese Adventures (Over 5s)
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Workshops | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Saturday 25th October 2014 - 11am-4pm
Children's digital workshop.
 
Curator's Introduction To Germany: Memories Of A Nation: LectureCurator's Introduction To Germany: Memories Of A Nation: LectureCurator Barrie Cook presents an illustrated talk.25th October 2014Saturday 25th October 2014 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
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Curator's Introduction To Germany: Memories Of A Nation: Lecture
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures
PRICING  Free, adv booking essential
DATES  Saturday 25th October 2014 - 1.15pm-2pm
Curator Barrie Cook presents an illustrated talk.
 
Rome: City And Empire: TalkRome: City And Empire: TalkGiven by Carolyn Perry.25th October 2014Saturday 25th October 2014 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
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Rome: City And Empire: Talk
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Saturday 25th October 2014 - 1.15pm-2pm
Given by Carolyn Perry.
 
Exploring Egyptian Mummies: WorkshopExploring Egyptian Mummies: WorkshopExplore digital techniques used by Museum scientists to uncover the secrets of the ancient Egyptians.25th October 2014Saturday 25th October 2014 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Exploring Egyptian Mummies: Workshop
event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Art Workshop | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Saturday 25th October 2014 - 11.30am-3.30pm
Explore digital techniques used by Museum scientists to uncover the secrets of the ancient Egyptians.
 
Shadow Puppet Workshop (Ages 7s)Shadow Puppet Workshop (Ages 7s)Children's digital workshop.26th October 2014Sunday 26th October 2014 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Shadow Puppet Workshop (Ages 7s)
event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Art Workshop | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Sunday 26th October 2014 at 11am-1pm and 2pm-4pm
Children's digital workshop.
 
Egyptian Photo Booth: Workshop (Over 5s)Egyptian Photo Booth: Workshop (Over 5s)Use technology to play dress-up.26th October 2014Sunday 26th October 2014 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Egyptian Photo Booth: Workshop (Over 5s)
event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Sunday 26th October 2014 - 11.30am-3.30pm
Use technology to play dress-up.
 
Art And Commerce: The Prints Of Albrecht Durer: LectureArt And Commerce: The Prints Of Albrecht Durer: LectureGiulia Bartrum, British Museum, looks at how Durer introduced sophisticated Renaissance ideas to his prints.27th October 2014Monday 27th October 2014 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
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Art And Commerce: The Prints Of Albrecht Durer: Lecture
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures
PRICING  Free, adv booking essential
DATES  Monday 27th October 2014 - 1.30pm-2.30pm
Giulia Bartrum, British Museum, looks at how Durer introduced sophisticated Renaissance ideas to his prints.
 
Offerings, Amulets And Souvenirs: Buddhism And Religious Practices In Burma And Thailand: TalkOfferings, Amulets And Souvenirs: Buddhism And Religious Practices In Burma And Thailand: TalkA gallery talk by Alexandra Green.28th October 2014Tuesday 28th October 2014 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
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Offerings, Amulets And Souvenirs: Buddhism And Religious Practices In Burma And Thailand: Talk
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Tuesday 28th October 2014 - 1.15pm-2pm
A gallery talk by Alexandra Green.
 
Conserving Durers Paper Triumph: TalkConserving Durers Paper Triumph: TalkGiven by Joanna Kosek and Caroline Barry.29th October 2014Wednesday 29th October 2014 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
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Conserving Durers Paper Triumph: Talk
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Wednesday 29th October 2014 - 1.15pm-2pm
Given by Joanna Kosek and Caroline Barry.
 
Ming And Later Chinese Jade: TalkMing And Later Chinese Jade: TalkCurator Carol Michaelson discusses objects made from the gemstone.30th October 2014Thursday 30th October 2014 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
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Ming And Later Chinese Jade: Talk
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Thursday 30th October 2014 - 1.15pm-2pm
Curator Carol Michaelson discusses objects made from the gemstone.
 
Daniel Antoine: Curator's Introduction To Ancient Lives New Discoveries: LectureDaniel Antoine: Curator's Introduction To Ancient Lives New Discoveries: LectureAn illustrated talk about an exhibition.30th October 2014Thursday 30th October 2014 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
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Daniel Antoine: Curator's Introduction To Ancient Lives New Discoveries: Lecture
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures
PRICING  Free, adv booking essential
DATES  Thursday 30th October 2014 - 1.30pm-2.30pm
An illustrated talk about an exhibition.
 
Witches And Wicked Bodies: TalkWitches And Wicked Bodies: TalkGiven by Deanna Petherbridge.31st October 2014Friday 31st October 2014 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Witches And Wicked Bodies: Talk
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Friday 31st October 2014 - 1.15pm-2pm
Given by Deanna Petherbridge.
 
Curator's Introduction To Ming: 50 Years That Changed China: LectureCurator's Introduction To Ming: 50 Years That Changed China: LectureCurator Craig Clunas presents an illustrated talk.31st October 2014Friday 31st October 2014 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
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Curator's Introduction To Ming: 50 Years That Changed China: Lecture
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures
PRICING  Free, adv booking essential
DATES  Friday 31st October 2014 - 1.30pm-2.30pm
Curator Craig Clunas presents an illustrated talk.
 
Chinese Bronzes And The Meaning Of The Past In The Ming Dynasty: TalkChinese Bronzes And The Meaning Of The Past In The Ming Dynasty: TalkGiven by Sascha Priewe.4th November 2014Tuesday 4th November 2014 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Chinese Bronzes And The Meaning Of The Past In The Ming Dynasty: Talk
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Tuesday 4th November 2014 - 1.15pm-2pm
Given by Sascha Priewe.
 
The Wilderness Of Zin 100 Years On: LectureThe Wilderness Of Zin 100 Years On: LectureA lecture focusing on the Middle East.6th November 2014Thursday 6th November 2014 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
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The Wilderness Of Zin 100 Years On: Lecture
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures
PRICING  Free, adv booking essential
DATES  Thursday 6th November 2014 - 4pm-5pm
A lecture focusing on the Middle East.
 
New Discoveries From Ancient Egypt: LectureNew Discoveries From Ancient Egypt: LectureCurators John Taylor and Daniel Antoine discuss the preparation of the Ancient Lives, New Discoveries exhibition.7th November 2014Friday 7th November 2014 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
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New Discoveries From Ancient Egypt: Lecture
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures
DATES  Friday 7th November 2014 - 6.30pm-7.45pm
Curators John Taylor and Daniel Antoine discuss the preparation of the Ancient Lives, New Discoveries exhibition.
 
Dr Philip Mansel: Cities Of The Levant: The Past For The Future': LectureDr Philip Mansel: Cities Of The Levant: The Past For The Future': LectureA historical lecture on the cities of the Levant.13th November 2014Thursday 13th November 2014 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
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Dr Philip Mansel: Cities Of The Levant: The Past For The Future': Lecture
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures
PRICING  Free, adv booking essential
DATES  Thursday 13th November 2014 - 4pm-5pm
A historical lecture on the cities of the Levant.
 
The Indian Ocean At The Time Of Zheng HeThe Indian Ocean At The Time Of Zheng HeGiven by Elizabeth Lambourn.14th November 2014Friday 14th November 2014 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
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The Indian Ocean At The Time Of Zheng He
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures
PRICING  Free, adv booking essentail
DATES  Friday 14th November 2014 - 1.30pm-2.30pm
Given by Elizabeth Lambourn.
 
Curator's Introduction To Ming: 50 Years That Changed ChinaCurator's Introduction To Ming: 50 Years That Changed ChinaProject Curator Yu-Ping Luk discusses the exhibition with BSL interpretation.15th November 2014Saturday 15th November 2014 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
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Curator's Introduction To Ming: 50 Years That Changed China
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures
PRICING  Free, adv booking essential
DATES  Saturday 15th November 2014 - 1.30pm-2.30pm
Project Curator Yu-Ping Luk discusses the exhibition with BSL interpretation.
 
Bloomsbury And The World: The New Knowledge Quarter In CamdenBloomsbury And The World: The New Knowledge Quarter In CamdenA look at the unique identity of Bloomsbury and in particular the creation of the Knowledge Quarter.18th November 2014Tuesday 18th November 2014 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
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Bloomsbury And The World: The New Knowledge Quarter In Camden
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures
DATES  Tuesday 18th November 2014 - 6.30pm-8.30pm
A look at the unique identity of Bloomsbury and in particular the creation of the Knowledge Quarter.
 
Chinese Seals: TalkChinese Seals: TalkGiven by Mei Xin Wang.19th November 2014Wednesday 19th November 2014 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
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Chinese Seals: Talk
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Wednesday 19th November 2014 - 1.15pm-2pm
Given by Mei Xin Wang.
 
Curator's Introduction To Germany: Memories Of A Nation: LectureCurator's Introduction To Germany: Memories Of A Nation: LectureCurator Barrie Cook presents an illustrated talk.20th November 2014Thursday 22nd January 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
 
Curator's Introduction To Germany: Memories Of A Nation: Lecture
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures
PRICING  Free, ticketed
DATES  20th November 2014, 1st December 2014 and 22nd January 2015 - 1.30pm-2.30pm
Curator Barrie Cook presents an illustrated talk.
 
Who Were The Ancient Egyptians': LectureWho Were The Ancient Egyptians': LectureProfessor Joel D Irish discusses the people who lived in the Nile Valley.21st November 2014Friday 21st November 2014 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
 
Who Were The Ancient Egyptians': Lecture
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures
PRICING  Free, ticketed
DATES  Friday 21st November 2014 - 1.30pm-2.30pm
Professor Joel D Irish discusses the people who lived in the Nile Valley.
 
Why Does The Period 1400-1450 Matter In World History': TalkWhy Does The Period 1400-1450 Matter In World History': TalkThe Ming period and the Renaissance.21st November 2014Friday 21st November 2014 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
 
Why Does The Period 1400-1450 Matter In World History': Talk
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures
DATES  Friday 21st November 2014 - 6.30pm-7.30pm
The Ming period and the Renaissance.
 
Winners And Losers: LectureWinners And Losers: LectureThe Dingwall-Beloe Horological Lecture24th November 2014Monday 24th November 2014 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
 
Winners And Losers: Lecture
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures
PRICING  Free, ticketed
DATES  Monday 24th November 2014 - 5.30pm-7pm
The Dingwall-Beloe Horological Lecture
 
Kingship And Buddhism In Southeast Asia: TalkKingship And Buddhism In Southeast Asia: TalkCurator Alexandra Green discusses leadership and religion in the region.28th November 2014Friday 28th November 2014 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free Event 
Kingship And Buddhism In Southeast Asia: Talk
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Friday 28th November 2014 - 1.15pm-2pm
Curator Alexandra Green discusses leadership and religion in the region.
 
Curator's Introduction To Ancient Lives, New Discoveries: TalkCurator's Introduction To Ancient Lives, New Discoveries: TalkCurator Daniel Antoine discusses the exhibition.28th November 2014Friday 28th November 2014 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
 
Curator's Introduction To Ancient Lives, New Discoveries: Talk
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures
PRICING  Free, adv booking essential
DATES  Friday 28th November 2014 - 1.30pm-2.30pm
Curator Daniel Antoine discusses the exhibition.
 
Germany: But Where Is It': LectureGermany: But Where Is It': LectureWith historian and author Timothy Garton Ash.28th November 2014Friday 28th November 2014 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
 
Germany: But Where Is It': Lecture
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures
DATES  Friday 28th November 2014 - 6.30pm-7.30pm
With historian and author Timothy Garton Ash.
 
Little Feet: All Wrapped Up (Under 5s)Little Feet: All Wrapped Up (Under 5s)Journey to ancient Egypt using sight, sound, smell and touch.28th November 2014Monday 8th December 2014 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
Free Event 
Little Feet: All Wrapped Up (Under 5s)
event > Kids Events | PRICING  Free  
DATES  28th November, 5th December and 8th December 2014 - 10.30am-12noon
Journey to ancient Egypt using sight, sound, smell and touch.
 
Andrea Mantegna's Adoration Of The Magi And Its Ming ConnectionAndrea Mantegna's Adoration Of The Magi And Its Ming ConnectionGiven by Caroline Campbell, Curator of Italian paintings before 1500.4th December 2014Thursday 4th December 2014 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
 
Andrea Mantegna's Adoration Of The Magi And Its Ming Connection
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures
PRICING  Free, adv booking essential
DATES  Thursday 4th December 2014 - 1.30pm-2.30pm
Given by Caroline Campbell, Curator of Italian paintings before 1500.
 
From 3rd Millennium BC Hunters To Crusaders: Culture Beliefs And Commercial Dealings In Ancient SidoFrom 3rd Millennium BC Hunters To Crusaders: Culture Beliefs And Commercial Dealings In Ancient SidoA lecture based on Ancient Sidon.4th December 2014Thursday 4th December 2014 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
 
From 3rd Millennium BC Hunters To Crusaders: Culture Beliefs And Commercial Dealings In Ancient Sido
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures
PRICING  Free, adv booking essential
DATES  Thursday 4th December 2014 - 4pm-5pm
A lecture based on Ancient Sidon.
 
Global China: Past And Present: Panel DiscussionGlobal China: Past And Present: Panel DiscussionFrom the Ming Dynasty to current day.5th December 2014Friday 5th December 2014 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
 
Global China: Past And Present: Panel Discussion
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Literary Events & Book Signings
DATES  Friday 5th December 2014 - 6.30pm-7.30pm
From the Ming Dynasty to current day.
 
Curator's Introduction To Ming: 50 Years That Changed ChinaCurator's Introduction To Ming: 50 Years That Changed ChinaProject Curator Yu-Ping Luk discusses the exhibition with BSL interpretation.11th December 2014Thursday 11th December 2014 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
 
Curator's Introduction To Ming: 50 Years That Changed China
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures
PRICING  Free, adv booking essential
DATES  Thursday 11th December 2014 - 1.30pm-2.30pm
Project Curator Yu-Ping Luk discusses the exhibition with BSL interpretation.
 
The People's Car: A History Of The Volkswagen Beetle: LectureThe People's Car: A History Of The Volkswagen Beetle: LectureBernhard Rieger, University College London, examines the history of the Volkswagen Beetle.16th January 2015Friday 16th January 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
 
The People's Car: A History Of The Volkswagen Beetle: Lecture
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures
PRICING  Free, ticketed
DATES  Friday 16th January 2015 - 1.30pm-2.30pm
Bernhard Rieger, University College London, examines the history of the Volkswagen Beetle.
 
From Goethe To Grimm: Panel DiscussionFrom Goethe To Grimm: Panel DiscussionRomanticism and nationalism.16th January 2015Friday 16th January 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
 
From Goethe To Grimm: Panel Discussion
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Literary Events & Book Signings
DATES  Friday 16th January 2015 - 6.30pm-7.30pm
Romanticism and nationalism.
 
Shall We Stay Or Shall We Leave' Jews In Germany 1945-2015: LectureShall We Stay Or Shall We Leave' Jews In Germany 1945-2015: LectureWith Daniel Wildmann, Deputy Director, Leo Baeck Institute London, and Senior Lecturer in History, Queen Mary, University of London.23rd January 2015Friday 23rd January 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
 
Shall We Stay Or Shall We Leave' Jews In Germany 1945-2015: Lecture
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Talks & Lectures
PRICING  Free, ticketed
DATES  Friday 23rd January 2015 - 1.30pm-2.30pm
With Daniel Wildmann, Deputy Director, Leo Baeck Institute London, and Senior Lecturer in History, Queen Mary, University of London.
 
Germany's Sense Of Itself And The World's Sense Of Germany: Panel DiscussionGermany's Sense Of Itself And The World's Sense Of Germany: Panel DiscussionA look at the last 20 years of Germany's history.23rd January 2015Friday 23rd January 2015 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
Category: event
 
Germany's Sense Of Itself And The World's Sense Of Germany: Panel Discussion
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Literary Events & Book Signings
DATES  Friday 23rd January 2015 - 7pm-8.30pm
A look at the last 20 years of Germany's history.
 
 
 

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Germany Divided: Baselitz And His Generation
Exhibitions | Until 31st October 2014 

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More than 90 drawings and prints highlighting how German art was redefined in the post-war period by Georg Baselitz, Markus ...More

Ancient Lives, New Discoveries
Exhibitions | Until 30th November 2014 

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An installation of eight people who were mummified in ancient Egypt and Sudan, including a priest's daughter, a temple doorkeeper ...More

Germany: Memories of a Nation
Germany: Memories of a Nation
Exhibitions | Until 25th January 2015 

British Museum

A 1953 Volkswagen Beetle and a porcelain rhino are just some of the many objects from a 600 year period ...More

 
Witches and Wicked Bodies
Witches and Wicked Bodies
Exhibitions | Until 11th January 2015 

British Museum

Co-curated by artist and writer Deanna Petherbridge, Witches and Wicked Bodies at the British Museum explores the changing depictions in ...More

 
Ming: 50 Years That Changed China
Ming: 50 Years That Changed China
Exhibitions | Until 4th January 2015 

British Museum

Through spectacular objects from 15th century China, Ming: 50 Years That Changed China, the blockbuster autumn exhibition at the British ...More

 
Durer's Paper Triumph: The Arch Of The Emperor Maximilian
Exhibitions | Until 16th November 2014 

British Museum

Albrecht Durer's large-scale print commissioned and designed to promote the ambitions of the Holy Roman Emperor Maximilian I and his ...More

Gems Of Chinese Painting: A Voyage Along The Yangzi River
Exhibitions | Until 31st October 2014 

British Museum

Historical paintings and ceramics reflecting the beauty and culture of south-east China....More

Gekiga: Alternative Manga from Japan
Exhibitions | Until 29th November 2014 

The Cartoon Museum 2 minutes walk from British Museum

Gekiga: Alternative Manga from Japan at the Cartoon Museum will display images by the likes of Masahiko Matsumoto, Yoshihiro Tatsumi ...More

Stephen Buckley: Further On
Exhibitions | Until 31st October 2014 

Austin/Desmond Fine Art 2 minutes walk from British Museum

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Our Friend Larionov
Exhibitions | Until 21st October 2014 

Pushkin House 3 minutes walk from British Museum

Artists Billy Childish, Harry Adams and Edgeworth present works which pay homage to the work and ideology of Mikhail Larionov....More

 
 
 
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