Saturday, 15 February 2014 to Saturday, 22 February 2014
Family activities all about attack and defence. Go back to the Middle Ages and find out how enemy armies tried (and failed) to capture the Castle from the king. Follow an activity trail and take part in our art workshop. ... Read more about Family Activities: Bring on the Battle!
Castiglione produced a number of monotype prints which are surprisingly painterly in execution. Four centuries later, the British artist Norman Ackroyd approaches the creation of his etched landscapes through a technique of painting acid on to the ... Read more about Short Talk: Painting in print
How were Rowlandson’s prints seen and used by their eighteenth-century audience? Join Kate Heard for this free ten minute talk, including an up-close look at a decorative scrap screen - a rare survival of a popular method of displaying caricature ... Read more about 10-Minute Talk: Meet the Curator