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Modes of listening: How what we see greatly impacts what we hear

UserDr Mine Dogantan-Dack, Faculty of Music.

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ClockWednesday 13 November 2019, 13:15-14:00

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The life and work of Emmanuel Cooper

UserDavid Horbury, Author.

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ClockWednesday 30 October 2019, 13:15-14:00

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From the exotic to the everyday: Changing attitudes to the pineapple

UserDr Melissa Calaresu and Dr Emma Spary (Faculty of History) and Dr Kasia Boddy (Faculty of English).

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ClockWednesday 16 October 2019, 13:15-14:00

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ClockTuesday 15 October 2019, 13:15-13:45

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Isabella’s wish: patronage and production of Northern Netherlandish altarpieces (c.1520)

UserKristin Kausland (Research Fellow) & Dr. Lucy Wrapson (Senior Painting Conservator and Assistant to the Director) Hamilton Kerr Institute.

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ClockWednesday 09 October 2019, 13:15-14:00

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Caring for ancient Egyptian coffins in Cairo (Part 2): The ‘Pop-Up’ museum outreach project

UserHelen Strudwick (Associate Curator) & Dr Melanie Pitkin (Research Associate, Egyptian Antiquities).

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ClockWednesday 02 October 2019, 13:15-14:00

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Giovanni Belzoni and the allure of Egypt

UserJane Munro (Keeper of Paintings, Drawing & Prints), Helen Strudwick (Associate Curator - Egyptian Antiquities), Briony Llewellyn, (independent Art Historian specialising in British artists’ depictions of the Near and Middle East).

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ClockWednesday 25 September 2019, 13:15-14:00

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City of beasts: The forgotten sights, sounds and smells of Georgian London

UserThomas Almeroth-Williams, author of City of Beasts: How Animals Shaped Georgian London..

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ClockWednesday 18 September 2019, 13:15-14:00

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ClockTuesday 17 September 2019, 13:15-13:45

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Giovanni Belzoni and the allure of Egypt

UserJane Munro (Keeper of Paintings, Drawing & Prints), Helen Strudwick (Associate Curator Egyptian Antiquities) Briony Llewellyn, independent Art Historian specialising in British artists’ depictions of the Near and Middle East.

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ClockWednesday 21 August 2019, 13:15-14:00

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Jennifer Lee: A personal selection

UserJennifer Lee, Artist .

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ClockWednesday 24 July 2019, 13:15-14:00

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ClockTuesday 23 July 2019, 13:15-13:45

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The early modern revolution of colour palettes on ceramics with over-glazed painting

UserProfessor Chingfei Shih, Art History Department, Taiwan University.

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ClockWednesday 17 July 2019, 13:15-14:00

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Artist Unknown: Stories from the University of Cambridge Museums and Collections

UserEliza Spindel, Curatorial and Research Assistant, Kettle’s Yard.

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ClockWednesday 10 July 2019, 13:15-14:00

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Caring for ancient Egyptian coffins in Cairo: A new collaboration for the future

UserMelanie Pitkin, Research Associate and Helen Strudwick, Associate Curator.

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ClockWednesday 03 July 2019, 13:15-14:00

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Can you handle it? Using 3D prints to improve museum access

UserDr Catriona Cooper, Dr Abi L. Glen and Dr Jennifer Wexler, AHRC Creative Engagement Economy Fellows.

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ClockWednesday 26 June 2019, 13:15-14:00

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ClockTuesday 18 June 2019, 13:15-13:45

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Coin collecting and politics in the Tudor age

UserDr. Andrew Burnett former Deputy Director of the British Museum.

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ClockWednesday 12 June 2019, 13:15-14:00

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Fans Unfolded: Conserving the Lennox-Boyd collection

UserFlavia Ravaioli, Assistant Conservator.

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ClockWednesday 05 June 2019, 13:15-14:00

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Celebrating the 200th birthday of Queen Victoria and our recent acquisition of her bust by Alfred Gilbert

UserDr Victoria Avery, Keeper of Applied Arts and Dr Emma Jones, Sculpture Research Associate.

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ClockWednesday 29 May 2019, 13:15-14:00

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Some scraps of paper: Keats’ Ode to a Nightingale at The Fitzwilliam Museum

UserDr Suzanne Reynolds, Assistant Keeper of Manuscripts and Printed Books.

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ClockWednesday 22 May 2019, 13:15-14:00

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ClockTuesday 21 May 2019, 13:15-13:45

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Dressed up like a Julius Caesar: Late Stuart coin design

UserDr Barrie Cook, Curator of Medieval and Early Modern Coins, British Museum.

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ClockWednesday 15 May 2019, 13:15-14:00

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Curator’s guide to the Beggarstaffs exhibition

UserStephen Calloway, Exhibition Curator.

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ClockWednesday 08 May 2019, 13:15-14:00

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ClockTuesday 23 April 2019, 13:15-13:45

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Lenten fasting and Easter feasting: The food of Easter in early modern Europe

UserDr Victoria Avery, Keeper of Applied Arts, and Dr Melissa Calaresu, Director of Studies and Lecturer in History, University of Cambridge.

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ClockWednesday 10 April 2019, 13:15-14:00

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Discovering Islamic geometric design

UserEric Broug, author, educator and designer specialising in Islamic geometric design.

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ClockWednesday 03 April 2019, 13:15-14:00

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Design Evolution: Highlights from the Keatley Trust collection

UserHelen Ritchie, Research Assistant, Applied Arts, and display Curator.

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ClockWednesday 27 March 2019, 13:15-14:00

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ClockTuesday 26 March 2019, 13:15-13:45

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Small paintings, big discoveries: Recent research on Isaac Oliver’s miniatures

UserDr Paola Ricciardi, Research Scientist.

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ClockWednesday 20 March 2019, 13:15-14:00

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Whistler & Nature: Looking both ways from the industrial to the horticultural

UserDr Patricia de Montfort, Curator, and Prof. Clare A P Willsdon, joint authors of the book which accompanies the exhibition.

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ClockWednesday 13 March 2019, 13:15-14:00

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Enriching Collections: Recent acquisitions of prints and drawings 2009 – 2019

UserKeepers of Paintings, Drawings and Prints.

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ClockWednesday 06 March 2019, 13:15-14:00

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Love and politics: A wedding gift for a medieval duchess

UserDr Stella Panayotova, Keeper of Manuscripts and Printed Books.

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ClockWednesday 27 February 2019, 13:15-14:00

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ClockTuesday 26 February 2019, 13:15-13:45

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How We got here

UserEmma Smith, artist.

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ClockWednesday 20 February 2019, 13:15-14:00

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The Attic inscriptions in The Fitzwilliam Museum

User Prof. Stephen D. Lambert, Professor of Ancient Greek History and Epigraphy, Cardiff University.

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ClockWednesday 13 February 2019, 13:15-14:00

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A temple to marble: The Main Entrance landing restoration and new displays

UserDr Victoria Avery, Keeper of Applied Arts.

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ClockWednesday 06 February 2019, 13:15-14:00

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The Trojan War: Then and now

UserDr Naoise Mac Sweeney, Associate Professor in Ancient History, University of Leicester.

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ClockWednesday 30 January 2019, 13:15-14:00

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ClockTuesday 29 January 2019, 13:15-13:45

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Colonisations and landscape successions: Later prehistoric and Roman North West Cambridge

UserDr Chris Evans, Cambridge Archaeological Unit.

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ClockWednesday 23 January 2019, 13:15-14:00

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Coin Coinage in the Kingdom of Jerusalem and its numismatic legacy

UserDr Richard Kelleher, Assistant Keeper (Medieval and Modern), Coins and Medals.

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ClockWednesday 16 January 2019, 13:15-14:00

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ClockTuesday 18 December 2018, 13:15-13:45

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An introduction to the collection of Sir Ivor and Lady Batchelor, and the exhibition Collecting and Giving

UserJane Munro (Acting Assistant Director, Collections), Henrietta Ward (Assistant Keeper, Paintings Drawings and Prints), and Julia Poole (Former Keeper, Applied Arts).

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ClockWednesday 12 December 2018, 13:15-14:00

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The odd couple: Virginia Woolf and Rupert Brooke

UserDr Claire Nicholson, Chair, Virginia Woolf Society of Great Britain.

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ClockWednesday 05 December 2018, 13:15-14:00

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Virginia Woolf: The Curator’s perspective

UserLaura Smith, Curator, Whitechapel Gallery, and Exhibition Curator.

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ClockWednesday 28 November 2018, 13:15-14:00

Kettle's Yard 50th anniversary

In Focus: William Scott

UserJudy Zhou, History of Art Department, University of Cambridge.

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ClockThursday 22 November 2018, 13:15-13:45

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Reused coffins from ancient Egypt: Tomb robbery or recycling of materials?

UserHelen Strudwick, Associate Curator, Egyptian Antiquities.

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ClockWednesday 21 November 2018, 13:15-14:00

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ClockTuesday 20 November 2018, 13:15-13:45

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Will you fade? Will you perish? Virginia Woolf and the art of still life

UserDr Claudia Tobin, Department of English, University of Cambridge.

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ClockWednesday 14 November 2018, 13:15-14:00

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An Arts and Crafts jeweller: The life and work of Fred Partridge (1877-1945)

UserThomas Holman, Director, Wartski.

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ClockWednesday 07 November 2018, 13:15-14:00

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The Art of Ithell Colquhoun: Symbols from the magian world

UserRichard Shillitoe, Independent researcher and editor of website: www.ithellcolquhoun.co.uk.

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ClockWednesday 31 October 2018, 13:15-14:00

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ClockTuesday 30 October 2018, 13:15-13:45

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Eileen Cooper RA in conversation with Dr Meredith Hale

UserEileen Cooper - one of the RAs taking partin RA250 at the Fitz; and Dr Meredith Hale - Excellence 100 Lecturer, Loughborough University, and Fellow, Wolfson College, Cambridge.

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ClockWednesday 24 October 2018, 13:15-14:00

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Extreme sculpture: Politics and monuments in Germany 1918 -1945

UserDr Nina Lübbren, Anglia Ruskin University.

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ClockSaturday 20 October 2018, 15:00-16:00

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The Pastons: From poverty to wealth and back again

UserDr Spike Bucklow, Senior Research Scientist, Hamilton Kerr Institute.

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ClockWednesday 17 October 2018, 13:15-14:00

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Rooms of their Own: Virginia Woolf, Vita Sackville-West and Eddy Sackville-West

UserNino Strachey, Head of Research and Specialist Advice at The National Trust, and author of Rooms of their Own.

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ClockWednesday 10 October 2018, 13:15-14:00

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“Thinking in common”: A community of creativity

UserDr Hana Leaper, Painting Prize Senior Lecturer and Development Manager, Liverpool John Moores University.

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ClockWednesday 03 October 2018, 13:15-14:00

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Mychael Barratt in conversation with Jane Stobart

UserMychael Barratt (ex-president of the Royal Society of Painter-Printmakers) and Jane Stobart (artist-printmaker).

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ClockWednesday 26 September 2018, 13:15-14:00

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ClockTuesday 25 September 2018, 13:15-13:45

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The tea bowl: East and West

UserDr Bonnie Kemske, Artist and writer.

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ClockWednesday 19 September 2018, 13:15-14:00

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Architect Owen Jones, the Alhambra, and The Grammar of Ornament

UserDr Deniz Turker, Research and Outreach Associate, Centre of Islamic Studies, University of Cambridge.

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ClockWednesday 12 September 2018, 13:15-14:00

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Curator’s introduction to Designers & Jewellery 1850 – 1940: Jewellery & Metalwork from The Fitzwilliam Museum

UserHelen Ritchie, Research Assistant, Applied Arts, and Exhibition Curator.

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ClockWednesday 05 September 2018, 13:15-14:00

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Art speak

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ClockTuesday 24 July 2018, 13:15-13:45

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Robert Hamilton Lang and the decipherment of Cypro-Syllabic

UserDr Thomas Kiely, A. G. Leventis Curator of Ancient Cyprus, British Museum.

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ClockWednesday 18 July 2018, 13:15-14:00

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From memory: Nigel Hall, sculpture and drawing

UserNigel Hall RA in conversation with Barry Phipps, Curator of Works of Art at Churchill College.

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ClockWednesday 11 July 2018, 13:15-14:00

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Sleeping by John Everett Millais: "The most beautiful picture the artist ever painted"

UserJane Munro, Acting Assistant Director, Collections.

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ClockWednesday 04 July 2018, 13:15-14:00

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A Michelangelo discovery: Project update and conclusions

UserDr Victoria Avery, Keeper of Applied Arts, Editor and a contributing author of Michelangelo Sculptor in Bronze: The Rothschild Bronzes.

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ClockWednesday 27 June 2018, 15:00-15:45

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A Michelangelo discovery: Project update and conclusions

UserDr Victoria Avery, Keeper of Applied Arts, Editor and a contributing author of Michelangelo Sculptor in Bronze: The Rothschild Bronzes.

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ClockWednesday 27 June 2018, 13:15-14:00

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The botanical art of Clarence Bicknell

UserA screening of Marcus Bicknell’s short film about his great great uncle, followed by a joint talk with Graham Avery.

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ClockWednesday 20 June 2018, 13:15-14:00

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ClockTuesday 19 June 2018, 13:15-13:45

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From plant to painting - the journey of making a botanical painting

UserPenny Price, Botanical artist and calligrapher.

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ClockWednesday 13 June 2018, 13:15-14:00

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Making production: The journey through an artwork

UserClare Twomey, artist.

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ClockWednesday 06 June 2018, 13:15-14:00

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In conversation: 2 on 3 dimensions

UserElizabeth Fritsch CBE, artist, in conversation with Joanna Bird, Gallerist, Curator and Consultant.

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ClockWednesday 23 May 2018, 13:15-14:00

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ClockTuesday 22 May 2018, 13:15-13:45

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Things of Beauty Growing: British Studio Pottery - a curator's perspective

UserHelen Ritchie, internal exhibition curator.

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ClockWednesday 16 May 2018, 13:15-14:00

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Remembering the dead: The art of stelae in Egypt’s First Intermediate Period

UserDr Melanie Pitkin, Research Associate Egyptian Coffins.

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ClockWednesday 09 May 2018, 13:15-14:00

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Flux: Parian unpacked

UserMatt Smith, artist and Curator of Flux, Professor of Ceramics and Glass, Konstfack University, Stockholm.

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ClockWednesday 02 May 2018, 13:15-14:00

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My ceramic practice, and Moon Jars for the 21st century

UserNao Matsunaga, ceramic artist.

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ClockWednesday 25 April 2018, 13:15-14:00

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A passion for pottery: a photographer’s dream job

UserBen Boswell, photographer.

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ClockWednesday 18 April 2018, 13:15-14:00

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Art speak

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ClockTuesday 17 April 2018, 13:15-13:45

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A lifelong project in clay: Virtues of Unity

UserHalima Cassell, ceramic artist.

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ClockWednesday 11 April 2018, 13:15-14:00

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Art speak

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ClockTuesday 20 March 2018, 13:15-13:45

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Hide and seek: medieval creatures on the manuscript page

UserAbigail L. Glen, Doctoral Candidate, Faculty of English, University of Cambridge.

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ClockWednesday 07 March 2018, 13:15-14:00

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ClockTuesday 27 February 2018, 13:15-13:45

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RA250 at the Fitz: academicians celebrating 250 years of the Royal Academy

UserStephen Chambers, Royal Academician.

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ClockWednesday 21 February 2018, 13:15-14:00

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The Object of My Affection: stories of love from the Fitzwilliam collection

UserRebecca Virag, Research Assistant, Prints.

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ClockWednesday 14 February 2018, 13:15-14:00

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Queer stories at the Museum

UserDan Vo, V&A Coordinator LGBTQ Tours.

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ClockWednesday 07 February 2018, 13:15-14:00

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Discovering writing in Bronze Age Greece

UserDr Yannis Galanakis, Senior Lecturer at the Faculty of Classics and Director of the Museum of Classical Archaeology.

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ClockWednesday 24 January 2018, 13:15-14:00

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ClockTuesday 23 January 2018, 13:15-13:45

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The story of Domenico Veneziano's altarpiece for La Chiesa di Santa Lucia de' Magnoli, Florence

UserPhilip Stephenson, Fellow of Homerton College.

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ClockWednesday 17 January 2018, 13:15-14:00

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Degas's legacy

UserAnna Gruetzner Robins, Emeritus Professor, University of Reading.

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ClockWednesday 10 January 2018, 13:15-14:00

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The Alfred Wallis factor in St Ives art

UserDavid Wilkinson, author of The Alfred Wallis Factor..

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ClockWednesday 19 July 2017, 13:15-14:00

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ClockTuesday 18 July 2017, 13:15-14:00

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Elephants and emperors: Elephants in Indian painting and culture

UserMarcus Fraser, Honorary Keeper of Islamic Manuscripts and Miniatures..

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ClockWednesday 12 July 2017, 13:15-14:00

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Silver, gold and copper for India’s money: Ancient to present

UserDr Adrian Popescu, Keeper of Coins and Medals..

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ClockWednesday 05 July 2017, 13:15-14:00

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Free speech and seditious libel: James Gillray and the crisis of Revolution

UserTim Clayton, independent scholar and bestselling author..

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ClockWednesday 28 June 2017, 13:15-14:00

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Wonderwalls: Ovid’s Metamorphoses in art

UserProfessor Emily Gowers, Faculty of Classics..

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ClockWednesday 21 June 2017, 13:15-14:00

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Art speak

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ClockTuesday 20 June 2017, 13:15-14:00

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Idylls and oaks: Carl Wilhelm Kolbe's prints after Gessner

UserAnna Schultz, Akademie der Künste, Berlin..

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ClockWednesday 07 June 2017, 13:15-14:00

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Imagining the holy land in the Italian Renaissance home

UserProfessor Deborah Howard, Department of History of Art..

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ClockWednesday 31 May 2017, 13:15-14:00

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Madonnas & Miracles: The inside story

UserDr Vicky Avery, Keeper of Applied Arts..

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ClockThursday 25 May 2017, 13:15-14:00

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Domestic devotions: Thinking with things

UserDr Dora Thornton, Curator of Renaissance Europe and the Waddesdon Bequest, British Museum..

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ClockWednesday 24 May 2017, 13:15-14:00

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Porcelain

UserHelen Ritchie, Research Assistant, Department of Applied Arts..

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ClockWednesday 17 May 2017, 13:15-14:00

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ClockTuesday 16 May 2017, 13:15-14:00

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Making Waves and Sea to Shore Images inspired by the sea across five centuries, from the Fitzwilliam Museum and Kettle’s Yard

UserHenrietta Ward, Assistant Keeper Paintings Drawings and Prints, and Guy Haywood, Assistant Curator, Kettle’s Yard. Galleries 14 and 27..

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ClockWednesday 10 May 2017, 13:15-14:00

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Family reading and praying in the Italian Renaissance home

UserDr Abigail Brundin, Faculty of Modern and Medieval Languages.

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ClockWednesday 03 May 2017, 13:15-14:00

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ClockTuesday 18 April 2017, 13:15-14:00

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ClockTuesday 21 March 2017, 13:15-14:00

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Introduction to Madonnas and Miracles

UserDr Mary Laven and Dr Maya Corry, Co-Curators of the exhibition.

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ClockWednesday 15 March 2017, 13:15-14:00

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Painting and narrative in France, from Poussin to Gauguin

UserDr Nina Lübbren, Deputy Head of English & Media, Anglia Ruskin University.

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ClockWednesday 08 March 2017, 13:15-14:00

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Images of women in the ancient world

UserDr Anastasia Christophilopoulou, Cyprus Curator & Assistant Keeper.

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ClockWednesday 01 March 2017, 13:15-14:00

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Mission to China With reference to the ‘Wedgwood’ vases in the Fitzwilliam Museum

UserNixi Cura, Honorary Research Fellow at the University of Glasgow and co-founder of the Arts of China Consortium.

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ClockWednesday 22 February 2017, 13:15-14:00

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ClockTuesday 21 February 2017, 13:15-13:45

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Houghton Hall: Three centuries of privacy and display

UserDr Andrew Moore, Programme Director, The Attingham Trust.

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ClockWednesday 15 February 2017, 13:15-14:00

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Queer British Art 1861 – 1967 An exhibition at Tate Britain

UserDr Clare Barlow, Assistant Curator, Tate Britain.

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ClockWednesday 08 February 2017, 13:15-14:00

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For heaven's sake Stanley! Stanley Spencer in the Fitzwilliam Museum

UserLibby Howie, Independent Curator.

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ClockWednesday 01 February 2017, 13:15-14:00

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The Dollar: Rise of the global currency

UserDr Richard Kelleher, Assistant Keeper, Coins and Medals.

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ClockWednesday 25 January 2017, 13:15-14:00

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Art speak

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ClockTuesday 17 January 2017, 13:15-13:45

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Realisation: Susan Aldworth and Jane Dixon in discussion

UserWith artists Susan Aldworth and Jane Dixon.

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ClockWednesday 11 January 2017, 13:15-14:00

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Colour and colourants in manuscripts: The role of technical analyses

UserDr Paola Ricciardi, Research Scientist, Manuscripts and Printed Books.

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ClockWednesday 30 November 2016, 13:15-14:00

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Behind the scenes at the exhibition: Creating COLOUR

UserJohn Lancaster, Senior Technician, Manuscripts and Printed Books.

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ClockWednesday 23 November 2016, 13:15-14:00

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ClockTuesday 22 November 2016, 13:15-14:00

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Conserving manuscripts for COLOUR

UserEdward Cheese, Conservator, Manuscripts and Printed Books.

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ClockWednesday 16 November 2016, 13:15-14:00

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ClockTuesday 15 November 2016, 13:15-13:45

Kettle's Yard 50th anniversary

In Focus: Lucie Rie

UserEloise Donnelly, History of Art, University of Cambridge.

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ClockTuesday 15 November 2016, 13:15-13:45

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The history of Gallery 3 and its Parthenon frieze

UserDr Lucilla Burn, Assistant Director, Collections and Keeper of Antiquities.

HouseFitzwilliam Museum.

ClockWednesday 09 November 2016, 13:15-14:00

The Fitzwilliam Museum

The making of a manuscript

UserPenny Price, Calligrapher.

HouseFitzwilliam Museum.

ClockWednesday 02 November 2016, 13:15-14:00

The Fitzwilliam Museum

Moving pictures: Mathematical reconstruction of painting

UserCarola-Bibiane Schönlieb, Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics, Dr Stella Panayotova, Keeper of Manuscripts and Printed Books and Spike Bucklow, Hamilton Kerr Institute.

HouseFitzwilliam Museum.

ClockWednesday 26 October 2016, 13:15-14:00

The Fitzwilliam Museum

Art on film: When movement stops

UserDr Nina Lübbren, Art Historian; Principal Lecturer in Film Studies, Deputy Head of English and Media, Anglia Ruskin University.

HouseFitzwilliam Museum.

ClockSaturday 22 October 2016, 13:15-14:00

The Fitzwilliam Museum

The art and science of red

UserSpike Bucklow, Senior Research Scientist, Hamilton Kerr Institute..

HouseFitzwilliam Museum.

ClockWednesday 19 October 2016, 13:15-14:00

The Fitzwilliam Museum

Art speak

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseFitzwilliam Museum.

ClockTuesday 18 October 2016, 13:15-13:45

The Fitzwilliam Museum

Inside the Macclesfield Psalter

UserDr Stella Panayotova, Keeper of Manuscripts and Printed Books.

HouseFitzwilliam Museum.

ClockThursday 13 October 2016, 13:15-14:00

The Fitzwilliam Museum

Lord Fitzwilliam and his passion for prints

UserWith Elenor Ling, Research Assistant, Paintings, Drawings and Prints.

HouseFitzwilliam Museum.

ClockWednesday 12 October 2016, 13:15-14:00

The Fitzwilliam Museum

Colour and Meaning

UserDr Deirdre Jackson, Research Associate, Manuscripts and Printed Books..

HouseFitzwilliam Museum.

ClockWednesday 05 October 2016, 13:15-14:00

The Fitzwilliam Museum

Van Dyck and Reynolds: Two giants of portraiture

UserHenrietta Ward, Assistant Keeper of Paintings, Drawings and Prints.

HouseFitzwilliam Museum.

ClockWednesday 28 September 2016, 13:15-14:00

The Fitzwilliam Museum

Calibrating the colour of Mars

UserMatthew Gunn, Research Fellow, Aberystwyth University.

HouseFitzwilliam Museum.

ClockWednesday 21 September 2016, 13:15-14:00

The Fitzwilliam Museum

Art speak

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseFitzwilliam Museum.

ClockTuesday 20 September 2016, 13:15-13:45

The Fitzwilliam Museum

Collaborating on a manuscript: Creation, rediscovery, conservation

UserEdward Cheese, Conservator, and Dr Stella Panayotova, Keeper of Manuscripts and Printed Books.

HouseFitzwilliam Museum.

ClockWednesday 14 September 2016, 13:15-14:00

The Fitzwilliam Museum

The colours of illuminated manuscripts

UserDr Stella Panayotova, Keeper of Manuscripts and Printed Books.

HouseFitzwilliam Museum.

ClockWednesday 07 September 2016, 13:15-14:00

The Fitzwilliam Museum

An introduction to the Dr John Shakeshaft collection of British studio pottery

UserHelen Ritchie, Research Assistant and Lindsay Millington, Volunteer, Applied Arts.

HouseFitzwilliam Museum.

ClockWednesday 20 July 2016, 13:15-14:00

The Fitzwilliam Museum

Art speak

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseFitzwilliam Museum.

ClockTuesday 19 July 2016, 13:15-13:45

The Fitzwilliam Museum

The Goodison gifts of contemporary British craft

UserDr Victoria Avery, Keeper of Applied Arts.

HouseFitzwilliam Museum.

ClockWednesday 13 July 2016, 13:15-14:00

The Fitzwilliam Museum

Turner, Goya and Cornelius in 1816

UserElenor Ling, Research Assistant (Prints) and Amy Marquis, Study Room Invigilator, Department of Paintings, Drawings and Prints.

HouseFitzwilliam Museum.

ClockWednesday 29 June 2016, 13:15-14:00

The Fitzwilliam Museum

Furniture at the Fitz: New arrivals

UserHelen Ritchie, Research Assistant, Applied Arts.

HouseFitzwilliam Museum.

ClockWednesday 22 June 2016, 13:15-14:00

The Fitzwilliam Museum

Art speak

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseFitzwilliam Museum.

ClockTuesday 21 June 2016, 13:15-13:45

The Fitzwilliam Museum

Rescuing Sebastiano del Piombo’s Adoration of the Shepherds

UserRupert Featherstone, Director, HKI / Assistant Director, Conservation.

HouseFitzwilliam Museum.

ClockWednesday 15 June 2016, 13:15-14:00

The Fitzwilliam Museum

Hill Arches and other works by Henry Moore at the Fitz

UserDr Victoria Avery, Keeper of Applied Arts.

HouseFitzwilliam Museum.

ClockWednesday 01 June 2016, 13:15-14:00

The Fitzwilliam Museum

Three stories of money in the Age of Discovery

UserRichard Kelleher, Assistant Keeper of Coins (Medieval and Modern).

HouseFitzwilliam Museum.

ClockWednesday 25 May 2016, 13:15-14:00

The Fitzwilliam Museum

Detecting the work of painters and scribes on ancient Egyptian coffins

UserDr John H. Taylor, Assistant Keeper, Department of Ancient Egypt and Sudan, The British Museum.

HouseFitzwilliam Museum.

ClockWednesday 18 May 2016, 13:15-14:00

The Fitzwilliam Museum

Art speak

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseFitzwilliam Museum.

ClockTuesday 17 May 2016, 13:15-13:45

The Fitzwilliam Museum

Egyptian coffins: Exploring the painter’s craft

UserElsbeth Geldhof, historic paint Conservator.

HouseFitzwilliam Museum.

ClockWednesday 11 May 2016, 13:15-14:00

The Fitzwilliam Museum

Death comes as the end: Burial practice in ancient Thebes

UserDr Nigel Strudwick, Director, Cambridge Theban Tombs Project.

HouseFitzwilliam Museum.

ClockWednesday 04 May 2016, 13:15-14:00

The Fitzwilliam Museum

Art speak

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseFitzwilliam Museum.

ClockTuesday 08 December 2015, 13:15-13:45

The Fitzwilliam Museum

Art speak

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseFitzwilliam Museum.

ClockTuesday 17 November 2015, 13:15-13:45

The Fitzwilliam Museum

Art speak

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseFitzwilliam Museum.

ClockTuesday 20 October 2015, 13:15-13:45

The Fitzwilliam Museum

Coins and currency in the crusader states

UserDr Richard Kelleher, Assistant Keeper (Coins and Medals), The Fitzwilliam Museum.

HouseFitzwilliam Museum.

ClockWednesday 20 August 2014, 13:15-14:00

The Fitzwilliam Museum

Art Speak

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseFitzwilliam Museum.

ClockTuesday 12 August 2014, 13:15-14:00

The Fitzwilliam Museum

Art Speak

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseFitzwilliam Museum.

ClockTuesday 15 July 2014, 13:15-14:00

The Fitzwilliam Museum

Art Speak

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseFitzwilliam Museum.

ClockTuesday 17 June 2014, 13:15-13:45

The Fitzwilliam Museum

Italian Renaissance objects handling session

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseFitzwilliam Museum.

ClockFriday 23 May 2014, 13:00-14:00

The Fitzwilliam Museum

Art Speak

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseFitzwilliam Museum.

ClockTuesday 20 May 2014, 13:15-13:45

The Fitzwilliam Museum

Art Speak

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseFitzwilliam Museum.

ClockTuesday 03 December 2013, 13:15-13:45

The Fitzwilliam Museum

Art Speak

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseFitzwilliam Museum.

ClockTuesday 12 November 2013, 13:15-13:45

The Fitzwilliam Museum

Art Speak

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseFitzwilliam Museum.

ClockTuesday 15 October 2013, 13:15-13:45

The Fitzwilliam Museum

Art Speak

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseFitzwilliam Museum.

ClockTuesday 17 September 2013, 13:15-13:45

The Fitzwilliam Museum

Natural hair past & present

UserSandra Gittens, Author and Lecturer with a specialism in African Caribbean hair..

HouseFitzwilliam Museum.

ClockSaturday 14 September 2013, 14:00-16:00

es597's list

Object handling session

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseFitzwilliam Museum.

ClockSaturday 17 August 2013, 14:00-16:00

es597's list

Art Speak

UserSally-Ann Ashton .

HouseFitzwilliam Museum.

ClockTuesday 13 August 2013, 13:15-14:00

es597's list

Object handling sessions

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseFitzwilliam Museum.

ClockSaturday 10 August 2013, 14:00-16:00

es597's list

Press and curl: Imitating or embracing fashion

UserSandra Gittens.

HouseFitzwilliam Museum.

ClockSaturday 03 August 2013, 14:00-16:00

es597's list

Myths and realities of food consumption and cuisine in Ancient Greece

UserAnastasia Christophilopoulou.

HouseFitzwilliam Museum.

ClockWednesday 17 July 2013, 13:15-14:00

es597's list

Art Speak

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseFitzwilliam Museum.

ClockTuesday 16 July 2013, 13:15-14:00

es597's list

Object handling session

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseFitzwilliam Museum.

ClockSaturday 13 July 2013, 14:00-16:00

es597's list

An introduction to Origins of the Afro Comb exhibition

UserSally-Ann Ashton.

HouseFitzwilliam Museum.

ClockWednesday 10 July 2013, 13:15-14:00

es597's list

Natural hair past & present

UserSandra Gittens.

HouseFitzwilliam Museum.

ClockSaturday 06 July 2013, 14:00-16:00

es597's list

A call to arms: re-displaying the Armoury

UserVictoria Avery.

HouseFitzwilliam Museum.

ClockWednesday 26 June 2013, 13:15-13:45

es597's list

Art Speak

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseFitzwilliam Museum.

ClockTuesday 18 June 2013, 13:15-13:45

The Fitzwilliam Museum

Searching for Sikh Soldiers on British Medals

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseFitzwilliam Museum.

ClockSaturday 15 June 2013, 14:00-15:00

es597's list

Museums at Night

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseFitzwilliam Museum.

ClockFriday 17 May 2013, 18:00-21:00

es597's list

Art Speak

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseFitzwilliam Museum.

ClockTuesday 14 May 2013, 13:15-13:45

Black and Minority Ethnic (BME) History Season

Nubia, Kush and the Land of the bow

Free but booking essential

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseFitzwilliam Museum.

ClockSaturday 16 October 2010, 14:00-16:00

Black and Minority Ethnic (BME) History Season

Patchwork Tales

UserArnisha Paxman, Textile Artist.

HouseFitzwilliam Museum.

ClockSaturday 09 October 2010, 11:00-13:00

Black and Minority Ethnic (BME) History Season

From Kemet to Egypt

UserDr Sally Ashton.

HouseFitzwilliam Museum.

ClockSaturday 17 October 2009, 11:00-13:00

Black and Minority Ethnic (BME) History Season

Black to Kemet: Placing Egypt back in Africa

The exhibition is open until 20 October

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

HouseFitzwilliam Museum.

ClockTuesday 06 October 2009, 11:00-13:00

Black and Minority Ethnic (BME) History Season

Art and the African Diaspora

UserTemi-Tope Odumosu and Robert ‘Beyonder’ Asare.

HouseFitzwilliam Museum.

ClockSaturday 03 October 2009, 11:00-13:00

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