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New LGBT+ exhibitions at Bury Art Museum

New LGBT+ exhibitions at Bury Art Museum

Feb 21, 2017 14:27 GMT
Bury Art Museum & Sculpture Centre is delighted to be the first museum to show LGBT+ ex...

Making the case for the arts in schools

Making the case for the arts in schools

Feb 21, 2017 10:53 GMT
​Representatives from Northumbria University, Newcastle have been chosen to talk to MPs...

German sound artist takes up residency in Bury

German sound artist takes up residency in Bury

Feb 14, 2017 16:30 GMT
Sound artist Helmut Lemke is in Bury working on a project throughout 2017 called Listen...

The National Museum’s new director is Karin Hindsbo

The National Museum’s new director is Karin Hindsbo

Feb 06, 2017 08:55 GMT
Karin Hindsbo (42) will succeed Audun Eckhoff as museum director of the National Museu...

It’s history, but not as we know it

Jan 27, 2017 15:15 GMT
A steam-punk rhinoceros, secret drawings of a Lambton Worm-powered Turbinia and a corse...

​A dialogue between Lina Bo Bardi and Sverre Fehn in The National museum - Architecture  in parallel with “The Norwegian Glasshouse” exhibition.

​A dialogue between Lina Bo Bardi and Sverre Fehn in The National museum - Architecture in parallel with “The Norwegian Glasshouse” exhibition.

Jan 19, 2017 09:56 GMT
Lina Bo Bardi’s iconic glasshouse in São Paulo, Casa de Vidro from 1952, will be presen...

Video and performance artist named new Warwick Stafford Fellow

Video and performance artist named new Warwick Stafford Fellow

Jan 12, 2017 12:36 GMT
Kathryn Elkin has been selected as the latest recipient of the annual Warwick Stafford ...

Local artists’ annual exhibition at Bury Art Museum

Local artists’ annual exhibition at Bury Art Museum

Nov 24, 2016 11:54 GMT
Local art group Bury Art Society is opening a new exhibition on Saturday 3 December at ...

Booklaunch - Vicke Lindstrand On The Periphery

Booklaunch - Vicke Lindstrand On The Periphery

Nov 18, 2016 08:03 GMT
Australian design historian Mark Ian Jones launches his new book Vicke Lindstrand On Th...