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Creative Course - Painting the Palace

Saturday, 7 November 2015 to Sunday, 8 November 2015
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

Gain exclusive access to the Palace of Holyroodhouse to sketch and watercolour paint features of Edinburgh's regal Renaissance Palace, inspired by works of art in Scottish Artists. ... Read more about Creative Course - Painting the Palace

Gerrit Dou, Girl Chopping Onions, 1647

Exhibition Talk for groups - Masters of the Everyday

Thursday, 12 November 2015 to Thursday, 11 February 2016
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

To enhance your group visit to both 'Masters of the Everyday', book an exclusive Exhibition Talk in The Queen's Gallery. ... Read more about Exhibition Talk for groups - Masters of the Everyday

Masters of the Everyday: Dutch Artists in the Age of Vermeer

Friday, 13 November 2015 to Sunday, 14 February 2016

The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

The Dutch artists of the 17th century painted ordinary people doing everyday things. They offer us a glimpse into the rumbustious life of village taverns and peasant cottages, and the quiet domesticity of courtyards and parlours. ... Read more about Masters of the Everyday: Dutch Artists in the Age of Vermeer

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High Spirits: The Comic Art of Thomas Rowlandson

Friday, 13 November 2015 to Sunday, 14 February 2016

The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Portly squires and young dandies, Jane Austenesque heroines and their chaperones, dashing young officers and corrupt politicians.  Just some of the subjects of the keenly observant satires by English caricaturist Thomas Rowlandson (1757–1827). ... Read more about High Spirits: The Comic Art of Thomas Rowlandson

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Conference - Waterloo 1815: the British Monarchy and the defeat of Napoleon

Saturday, 14 November 2015
Windsor Castle

A major international conference marking the 200th anniversary of the battle. ... Read more about Conference - Waterloo 1815: the British Monarchy and the defeat of Napoleon

Pieter De Hooch, Cardplayers, 1658

Private Evening View for groups - Masters of the Everyday

Monday, 16 November 2015 to Thursday, 11 February 2016
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Groups can arrange a Private Evening View to explore both 'Masters of the Everyday' at The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace. ... Read more about Private Evening View for groups - Masters of the Everyday

Jan Steen, The Violin Player, c.1665

Private Evening Talk and View for groups - Masters of the Everyday

Monday, 16 November 2015 to Thursday, 11 February 2016
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Groups can learn more about both 'Masters of the Everyday' during an exclusive after-hours Private Evening Talk and View. ... Read more about Private Evening Talk and View for groups - Masters of the Everyday

Lunchtime Lecture - Tick Talk: the Pittenweem Clock

Wednesday, 18 November 2015
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

Jane Wallis, Furniture Conservator, and Paul Cradock, Senior Horological Conservator, both Royal Collection Trust, detail the conservation of a large-scale automaton and musical clock made by ingenious clockmaker John Smith of Pittenweem in around 1800 ... Read more about Lunchtime Lecture - Tick Talk: the Pittenweem Clock

Creative Course - Painting the Palace

Saturday, 21 November 2015 to Sunday, 22 November 2015
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

Gain exclusive access to the Palace of Holyroodhouse to sketch and watercolour paint features of Edinburgh's regal Renaissance Palace, inspired by works of art in the Scottish Artists exhibition. Join award-winning artist, David Forster, on th ... Read more about Creative Course - Painting the Palace

Access Event - Verbal Description Highlights Tour, Scottish Artists

Saturday, 21 November 2015
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

From Ramsay's royal portraits to Nasmyth's scenes of everyday life in Edinburgh, join members of the Learning team for this verbal description tour of key works in Scottish Artists 1750 - 1900: From Caledonia to the Continent. ... Read more about Access Event - Verbal Description Highlights Tour, Scottish Artists

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