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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

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

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

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 Northern Renaissance: Dürer to Holbein

Friday, 2 November 2012 to Sunday, 14 April 2013

The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

The fifteenth and sixteenth 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. ... Read more about The Northern Renaissance: Dürer to Holbein

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

Tiara from the Diamonds: A Jubilee Celebration exhibition

Diamonds: A Jubilee Celebration

Saturday, 30 June 2012 to Sunday, 7 October 2012

Buckingham Palace

Diamond, the hardest natural material known, carries associations of endurance and longevity.  These qualities, allied to the purity, magnificence and value of the stones, have for centuries led rulers to deploy diamonds in regalia, jewellery and ... Read more about Diamonds: A Jubilee Celebration

Marcus Adams: Royal Photographer

Friday, 29 June 2012 to Sunday, 16 September 2012

Russell-Cotes Art Gallery and Museum, Bournemouth

This exhibition celebrates the royal portraiture of Marcus Adams (1875–1959), who devoted his career to the photography of children. Over a period of thirty years, from 1926 to 1956, Adams created a unique photographic record of two generations of ... Read more about Marcus Adams: Royal Photographer

Ten Drawings by Leonardo da Vinci: A Diamond Jubilee Exhibition from the Royal Collection

Friday, 15 June 2012 to Monday, 27 August 2012

Ulster Museum, Belfast

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 extraordinary range of his activities - painting and sculpture, ... Read more about Ten Drawings by Leonardo da Vinci: A Diamond Jubilee Exhibition from the Royal Collection

Leonardo da Vinci: Anatomist

Friday, 4 May 2012 to Sunday, 7 October 2012

The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

This exhibition is the largest ever of Leonardo da Vinci’s studies of the human body.  Leonardo has long been recognised as one of the great artists of the Renaissance, but he was also a pioneer in the understanding of human anatomy.  He intended to ... Read more about Leonardo da Vinci: Anatomist

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