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Ten Drawings by Leonardo da Vinci: A Diamond Jubilee Celebration

Friday, 31 August 2012 to Sunday, 4 November 2012
The McManus: Dundee's Art Gallery and Museum

To mark the Diamond Jubilee of Her Majesty The Queen, ten of Leonardo da Vinci’s finest drawings in the Royal Collection will tour to five venues across the UK. They have been selected to reflect Leonardo’s use of different media and the ... Read more about Ten Drawings by Leonardo da Vinci: A Diamond Jubilee Celebration

The Northern Renaissance: Dürer to Holbein

Friday, 2 November 2012 to Sunday, 14 April 2013
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

The 15th and 16th centuries were a time of dramatic change in Northern Europe. Monarchs vied for territorial power, religious reformers questioned the central tenets of the church and scholars sought greater understanding of their world. Against this ... Read more about The Northern Renaissance: Dürer to Holbein

Ten Drawings by Leonardo da Vinci: A Diamond Jubilee Celebration

Saturday, 10 November 2012 to Sunday, 20 January 2013
Ferens Art Gallery, Hull

To mark the Diamond Jubilee of Her Majesty The Queen, ten of Leonardo da Vinci’s finest drawings in the Royal Collection will tour to five venues across the UK. They have been selected to reflect Leonardo’s use of different media and the ... Read more about Ten Drawings by Leonardo da Vinci: A Diamond Jubilee Celebration

The Queen: 60 Photographs for 60 Years

Friday, 16 November 2012 to Sunday, 24 February 2013
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

Sixty photographs of The Queen, including the work of leading press photographers of the past six decades, are brought together for a display at The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse to celebrate Her Majesty’s Diamond Jubilee. ... Read more about The Queen: 60 Photographs for 60 Years

The Queen: Portraits of a Monarch

Friday, 23 November 2012 to Sunday, 9 June 2013
Windsor Castle

Queen Elizabeth II is one of the most depicted women in the world. She has sat to numerous artists, from Cecil Beaton and Pietro Annigoni to Lucian Freud. Her portrait likeness, so widely circulated, has also inspired artists such as Andy Warhol, ... Read more about The Queen: Portraits of a Monarch

Cairo to Constantinople: Early Photographs of the Middle East

Friday, 8 March 2013 to Sunday, 21 July 2013
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

In 1862, the Prince of Wales (later King Edward VII) was sent on a four-month educational tour of the Middle East, accompanied by the British photographer Francis Bedford (1815-94). This exhibition documents his journey through the work of Bedford, ... Read more about Cairo to Constantinople: Early Photographs of the Middle East

In Fine Style: The Art of Tudor and Stuart Fashion

Friday, 10 May 2013 to Sunday, 6 October 2013
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

This exhibition explores the sumptuous costume of British monarchs and their court during the 16th and 17th centuries through portraits in the Royal Collection. During this period fashion was central to court life and was an important way to display ... Read more about In Fine Style: The Art of Tudor and Stuart Fashion

Royal Paintbox: Royal Artists Past and Present

Saturday, 22 June 2013 to Sunday, 26 January 2014
Windsor Castle

Members of the British Royal family have been inspired to paint, draw and sculpt for generations. A new exhibition at Windsor Castle will show examples of their handiwork from the last 350 years, including detailed architectural drawings, atmospheric ... Read more about Royal Paintbox: Royal Artists Past and Present

The Queen's Coronation 1953

Saturday, 27 July 2013 to Sunday, 29 September 2013
Buckingham Palace

This summer marks the 60th anniversary of one of the most momentous occasions in 20th-century British history – the Coronation of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. To mark the anniversary of the event, a major exhibition for the Summer Opening of ... Read more about The Queen's Coronation 1953

Leonardo da Vinci: The Mechanics of Man

Friday, 2 August 2013 to Sunday, 10 November 2013
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

Long recognised as one of the great artists of the Renaissance, Leonardo da Vinci was also a pioneer in the understanding of human anatomy. Had his ground-breaking work been published, it would have transformed European knowledge of the subject. ... Read more about Leonardo da Vinci: The Mechanics of Man

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