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Exhibitions

Current Exhibitions:

 

Way of the Warrior

 

Way of the Warrior at Worcester Art Gallery & Museum

13th June to 5th September 2015

A visually-stunning exhibition of arms and armour from epic historical movies including Gladiator, Last Samurai and War Horse. The armour and costumes are highly accurate reconstructions of warrior equipment and weapons spanning the last 2500 years.
 
Painting - An Englishman Abroad
An Englishman Abroad
 
24 January - 31 October 2015
 
From pilgrimages made by the devout to the grand tours enjoyed by the upper classes, the men and women of Worcestershire have always wandered far from home. This exhibition examines the changing focus of these travellers and the countries that it has taken them to.
 
malagan funerary carving framed 

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Future Exhibitions

   
Way of the WarriorWay of the Warrior
 
13 June to 5 September
 
A visually-stunning exhibition of arms and armour from epic historical movies including Gladiator, Last Samurai and War Horse. The armour and costumes are highly accurate reconstructions of warrior equipment and weapons spanning the last 2500 years. Put yourself in the picture by trying some of our handling armour from a gladiator helmet to a World War II backpack.
   
illustrationIllustration Beats Explanation
 
12 September to 21 November
 
We encounter illustrations every day, be they instructions, cartoons or anatomical diagrams. Illustration Beats Explanation features contemporary artists who work in illustration and use comics, storyboards and drawing as a visual way to convey new ideas about the world. The exhibition is a collaboration between Nathaniel Pitt, Division of Labour Gallery and the Museums Worcestershire Team.
   
Crafted for You
 
7 November to 9 January 2016
 
Once again we bring you some of the best craft makers in the Midlands in this annual exhibition. Crafted for You is the perfect opportunity to purchase an exquisite Christmas gift, or why not treat yourself to something special. Whilst you're here pop in the Art Gallery & Museum shop too for a fabulous range of Christmas cards and gifts.
   
Worcester Society of ArtistsSociety of Artists
 
28 November to 30 January 2016
 
The 68th annual exhibition of the Worcester Society of Artists. Many of the paintings and ceramics by local artists are for sale.
   
     

Past exhibitions:

right arrow greyStanhope Forbes' England

21 March to 6 June

right arrow greyWorld War One: In the Words of Worcestershire People


25 October - 14 March 2015

right arrow greyCrafted for You

8 November - Early 2015

right arrow greySensational Clay

Runs 16th June – 1st November

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23rd September – 21st December 2014

 right arrow greyFrom Fertile Ground

20th April continuing through to the end of December 2014

 right arrow greyFancy Pants: A Celebration of Style 1920–1945

Runs 12th July – 13th September 2014

right arrow greySkylight Landscape by Paul Nash & David Prentice

3 May to 5 July 2014

right arrow greyBarbarians: The Age of Iron

Until 7 June 2014

right arrow greySong of the Sea

8 February - 26 April 2014

   

 right arrow greyARTIST ROOMS: Joseph Beuys

26 October – 1 February 2014

   

 right arrow greyA Pint in the Museum

25 May – 2 November 2013

   

right arrow greySociety of Artists

14 September – 12 October 2013

 
right arrow greySecret Egypt: Unravelling Truth from Myth

22 June – 31 August 2013

 

right arrow greyTreasure Me: Worcester's Art Collection

21 January – 8 June 2013

   

right arrow greyThe Art Collection

21 January – 18 May 2013

   

right arrow greyGallery 51

29th September continuing through to March 2013

   

right arrow greyYellow Dress Project

29th September continuing through to March 2013 ©*

   
 

right arrow greyLaura Knight in the Open Air

17 Nov – 10 February 2013 ©**

   

 right arrow greySociety of Artists

15 September – 10 November 2012

   

 right arrow greyCloud Nylon

 21st July – 5th September 2012

   

 right arrow grey Leather

24 February -  23 June 2012

   

 right arrow grey Royal Journeys

31 March – 14 July 2012

   
 

right arrow greyWorcester's Fourth Plinth Project

25th June – Saturday 20th July 2012

   

right arrow greyMaud and the Dragon

Tuesday 21st July – Saturday 22nd September

   

 right arrow greyLegend!

30th June –  24th November 2012

   

 

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