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Lecture - 'The little-ingenious Garrick and the ingenious little Hogarth': Art and the Theatre 1714–1760

Wednesday, 23 April 2014

The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Join Robin Simon, Honorary Professor of English at UCL and Editor of The British Art Journal, and the actor William Chubb as they investigate the friendship between two extraordinary men. ... Read more about Lecture - 'The little-ingenious Garrick and the ingenious little Hogarth': Art and the Theatre 1714–1760

Short Talk - Pretty ladies dressed like men

Tuesday, 22 April 2014

The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

Join Anna Reynolds, Curator of Paintings, as she explores how clothing that blurred gender boundaries was a popular subject for social comment during the seventeenth century. This talk will compare the fashionable masculine-inspired riding habit worn ... Read more about Short Talk - Pretty ladies dressed like men

In Fine Style - Meet the Curator

Tuesday, 22 April 2014

The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

Fabrics woven with precious metal thread, gowns embroidered with symbolic flowers and linen ruffs set into gravity-defying pleats – the expense, complexity and precious nature of clothing during the 16th and 17th-century made dress a powerful symbol ... Read more about In Fine Style - Meet the Curator

The First Georgians: Art & Monarchy 1714-1760 and Kensington Palace

Thursday, 17 April 2014 to Friday, 25 July 2014

The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Explore the Georgian era in more detail with a combined visit to The First Georgians: Art & Monarchy 1714-60 and Kensington Palace. ... Read more about The First Georgians: Art & Monarchy 1714-1760 and Kensington Palace

Short talk - Talking Frames

Thursday, 17 April 2014

The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Free Short talk with an exhibition ticket or 1-Year Pass. This talk will introduce you to the much-maligned world of the picture frame and will look more closely at how style, taste and class during the Georgian period influenced the ... Read more about Short talk - Talking Frames

Family Activities: Easter Egg Hunt in the Royal Mews

Monday, 14 April 2014 to Tuesday, 15 April 2014

The Royal Mews, Buckingham Palace
Visit us in April and take part in our Easter Egg Hunt.
 

Concert - The Early Music Show at The Queen's Gallery

Tuesday, 8 April 2014

The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Join BBC Radio 3's Early Music Show for a special performance by Carole Cerasi who will play the harpsichord made for Frederick. Prince of Wales. ... Read more about Concert - The Early Music Show at The Queen's Gallery

Family Activities: Easter at the Palace of Holyroodhouse

Monday, 7 April 2014 to Monday, 21 April 2014

Palace of Holyroodhouse

Visit the Palace of Holyroodhouse and search for hidden Easter eggs. Learn about the history of the Palace and gardens, solve riddles and hunt for the eggs to gain a special Easter treat. Get creative and visit the Palace Family Room and make your ... Read more about Family Activities: Easter at the Palace of Holyroodhouse

Fabulous Fashions from Henry to George

Saturday, 5 April 2014 to Thursday, 17 April 2014

Windsor Castle

Join us for some exciting family activities looking at 300 years of royal fashion from Henry VIII to George III. ... Read more about Fabulous Fashions from Henry to George

Re: Style

Tuesday, 1 April 2014

The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

Join students from Edinburgh College of Art as they animate In Fine Style: The Art of Tudor and Stuart Fashion with their contemporary responses to the style of the 16th and 17th-century courts.  First and second year Fashion, Textile Design ... Read more about Re: Style

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