Sewerby Hall Hosts New Anglo-Saxon Workshop For Schools

Sewerby Hall Hosts New Anglo-Saxon Workshop For Schools
September 26, 2022

With its magnificent flower gardens and beautiful mansion house, Sewerby Hall and Gardens is well known for its beauty. A significant Anglo-Saxon cemetery has also been unearthed in Sewerby during the 1950s and 1970s.

East Yorkshire Museums Partnership Education Officer Robert Chester has developed a workshop based on funding from Humber Museums Partnership and Arts Council England to tell the story of the pagan 6th and 7th century Anglo-Saxons who lived and settled in East Yorkshire.

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Beverley Art Gallery To Host 23rd Open Art Exhibition

Beverley Art Gallery To Host 23rd Open Art Exhibition
August 19, 2022

Next month, Beverley Art Gallery will host the 23rd Open Art Exhibition which will be held in the gallery. The exhibition is due to run from 24th September 2022 until 7th January 2023.

There will be no admission fee for this exhibition. The gallery’s associates are enthusiastic about the return of the gallery to its former glory.

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Summer Events Programme To Accompany Brick City Exhibition At Art Gallery

Summer Events Programme To Accompany Brick City Exhibition At Art Gallery
July 18, 2022

An exciting programme of events has been arranged to accompany the new exhibition, ‘Brick City’, opening at Beverley Art Gallery in the Treasure House. The events are being led by Brickbox, specialists in LEGO brick model making. 

The ‘Brick City’ Exhibition, created by Warren Elsmore, will be on display until Saturday, 10 September, with free admission, and no need to book in advance.

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Beverley Art Gallery Explores Beverley’s Role In European Art During 60s And 70s

Beverley Art Gallery Explores Beverley's Role In European Art During 60s And 70s
June 11, 2022

An exhibition at Beverley Art Gallery sheds light on the fact that Beverley was at the centre of the European art world in the 1960s and early ‘70s…. 

In 1962, the Beverley-based sculptor, Jacqueline Stieger, met the Austrian sculptor, Alfred Gruber. A personal and creative relationship followed that not only brought Gruber to Beverley but also introduced his European artistic friends to the region.

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Free Drop By Lunchtime Tour At Beverley Art Gallery

Free Drop By Lunchtime Tour At Beverley Art Gallery
April 21, 2022

There will be an opportunity to find out more about the new exhibition at Beverley Art Gallery, ‘Crossing Borders from the Danube to the Humber: Alfred Gruber and Friends’ at a free lunchtime drop by a tour on Monday, 25 April from 12.30pm to 1pm at the Treasure House in Beverley.

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Hidden: Cold War Women – New Treasure House Exhibition

Hidden: Cold War Women - New Treasure House Exhibition
January 6, 2022

The new exhibition at the Treasure House in Beverley, ‘Hidden: Cold War Women’, gives a glimpse into a lesser-known period of history, the Cold War. 

The exhibition centres on photographic portraits of local women by artist Lee Karen Stow.  Many of the women were members of the Royal Observer Corps or serving with the RAF. Some were involved with local authority Emergency Planning, whilst others were part of the peace moment. 

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