Treasure House Hosts ‘Stargazing An Introduction To The Night Sky’ With East Riding Astronomers

Treasure House Hosts 'Stargazing An Introduction To The Night Sky' With East Riding Astronomers
July 29, 2022

As part of a partnership with the East Riding Astronomers, the Treasure House has opened a new Community Exhibition called Stargazing. 

The exhibition, which can be found on the ground floor near the library, runs until the end of November. This is one of the best times of the year to see planets and stars, as it is one of the best viewing periods of the year.

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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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Brick City – Beverley Art Gallery’s New Amazing LEGO Exhibition

Brick City - Beverley Art Gallery's New Amazing LEGO Exhibition
July 13, 2022

After the huge success of last summer’s ‘Brick Wonders’ exhibition at Beverley Art Gallery, LEGO® will return to the Treasure House this month with ‘Brick City’.

The ‘Brick City’ Exhibition, created once again by Warren Elsmore, will be on display in Beverley Art Gallery from Saturday, 16 July 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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Elwell Tour At Beverley Art Gallery To Celebrate Beverley’s Most Famous Artist

Elwell Tour At Beverley Art Gallery To Celebrate Beverley’s Most Famous Artist
May 30, 2022

There will be a chance to join Treasure House Curator, Sally Hayes, to hear about the paintings of Fred and Mary Elwell which are on display in Beverley Art Gallery, on Wednesday, 8 June, from 1pm – 1.30pm.

This short informal lunchtime tour will provide an enjoyable introduction to the renowned artistic Beverlonian couple and will be the perfect companion event to the performances of Gordon Meredith’s new play, ‘Paint the Town Fred’, at East Riding Theatre in Beverley on 9, 10, and 11 June.

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Beverley Saturday Market To Be Focal Point For Series Of Events

Beverley Saturday Market To Be Focal Point For Series Of Events
May 4, 2022

It is being planned for the council’s local growth team to do two days of activities in the centre of Beverley towards the end of the month.

There will be no pre-registration required for the events, and there will be no charge to attend. Over the course of two days, a variety of family entertainment will be provided by outside vendors as well as council-sponsored teams and community organisations.

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Tour And Talk With The Curator At Beverley Art Gallery

Tour And Talk With The Curator At Beverley Art Gallery
April 30, 2022

In conjunction with Beverley Art Gallery’s latest exhibition success, the Treasure House will host a series of events by guest curator Dr Gerardine Mulcahy-Parker.

The lecture will give participants an opportunity to learn more about the artists on display and how such a remarkable exhibition came about.

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Treasure House in Beverley To Offer Life Drawing Course

Treasure House in Beverley To Offer Life Drawing Course
April 26, 2022

Back by popular demand, there will be a chance to join artist Esther Cawley for a six-week life drawing course at the Treasure House in Beverley.

With reference to composition, pose and materials seen in the permanent collection and the Treasure House programme of exhibitions, Esther will take participants through a variety of figure drawing approaches, working with a life model. 

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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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Birds, Books And Belfries: A New Exhibition At The Treasure House In Beverley

Birds, Books And Belfries: A New Exhibition At The Treasure House In Beverley
March 31, 2022

In the 1800s there was an explosion of interest in natural history.  Clergymen were particularly enthusiastic in embracing the subject, leading to the name parson-naturalist.  

The new exhibition, which is now open at the Treasure House in Beverley, ‘Birds,  Books and Belfries,’ explores the remarkable life and work of parson-naturalist Reverend Francis Orpen Morris (1810 – 1893) who studied nature, wrote books and campaigned for wildlife, all combined with his role as vicar of Nafferton and later Nunburnholme.  

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Meet Artist Lee Karen Stow In Beverley On Saturday

Meet Artist Lee Karen Stow In Beverley On Saturday
March 7, 2022

As part of the exhibition, ‘Hidden: Cold War Women’, artist Lee Karen Stow will be giving a talk in the Treasure House in Champney Road on Saturday, 12 March at 1.30pm.

The talk will be a chance to hear about Lee’s photographic travels that have revealed the unheard stories of women survivors of war and conflict from around the world, as well as close to home. This event marks this year’s International Women’s Day.

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