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13 November 2019Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery
09 October 2019Powder & Poison: Cosmetics, Beauty & the Art of Portraiture
10 July 2019Napoleon the Corsican Adventurer
12 June 2019The Scottish Colourists
08 May 2019AVM Curiosities:Food ,Art and History
10 April 2019The Very Model of English Entertainment
13 March 2019Terrence:Passion Restrained
13 February 2019The Architecture of the British Raj: Lets Celebrate It
09 January 2019The Art of Fin-Siecle-Vienna
12 December 2018As Good As Gold
14 November 2018War Artists
10 October 2018Women in Art:Gentileschi to Emin
11 July 2018Sir Winston Churchill the Artist
13 June 2018Mille Miglia
09 May 2018Classical Gardens:A New Perspective
11 April 2018Burned,Bombed or Bulldozed:Britain's Lost Houses
14 March 2018Sir Stanley Spencer
14 February 2018That Woman,Wallis Simpson , the Duchess of Windsor
10 January 2018Florence Camm
13 December 2017In The Bleak Midwinter. Artists Responses To Snow (cancelled)
08 November 2017The Wilton Diptych and the Culture of Richard 11's Reign
11 October 2017The Man Who Made The Five Pound Note Interesting
12 July 2017Whistler v Ruskin" Apot of Paint in the public's Face"
14 June 2017The Art of the Kimono
10 May 2017Shakespeare's Globe:A theatre reborn
12 April 2017Sainte Chapelle
08 March 2017The Remarkable Collections of Isaac and Moise De Camondo
08 February 2017Women in Art:Virgin,Venus or Vamp
11 January 2017Birmingham Town Hall
14 December 2016The Art of Christmas
09 November 2016The greatest Exhibition of Cornish Art Ever!
12 October 2016Vivaldi in Venice
11 May 2016Looking at Furniture:An Assessment of Furniture
13 April 2016Signs and Symbols : The Hidden Messages in Art
09 March 2016The Other Side: germany's Post WW2 Culture of Memorials
10 February 2016Buried Textile Treasures- Discoveries from Egypt
13 January 2016Up The Garden path, Changing Fashions in Gardens
09 December 2015Christmas at Covent Garden: 300 years of Christmas shows at one of London's greatest theatres
11 November 2015Memory and Remembrance: Wilfred Owen
14 October 2015The Anatomical Drawings of Leonardo Da Vinci
08 July 2015MARIA SYBYLIA MERIAN - ARTIST, SCIENTIST AND ADVENTURER
10 June 2015AGM EARLY RUSSIAN ART
13 May 2015HORACE WALPOLE AND THE CREATION OF STRAWBERRY HILL
08 April 2015RAG DOLLS TO ROBOTS
11 March 2015HELMS, ATTACHMENTS AND HEDGEHOGS
11 February 2015ART AND CRAFT MOVEMENT IN THE MIDLANDS
14 January 2015TRANSPORTS OF DELIGHT-story of the English Broadwood Piano
12 December 2014NO ORDINARY CHRISTMAS
12 November 2014LAPIS LAZULI - Pursuing a celestial stone
08 October 2014A ROYAL RESCUE. Dumfries House
11 June 2014Samplers- a child's view of Embroidery
14 May 2014Breugal's Scenes of Country Life
09 April 2014Rene Lalique- Master Jeweller
12 March 2014Contemporary Stained Glass
12 February 2014Church Silver in England- 500 Years of Change
08 January 2014Nikolas Pevsner in Staffordshire
11 December 2013The Artist out of Doors-from Claude to Monet.
13 November 2013Miniatures in the Wallace Collection
09 October 2013The genius of Antonio Stradavario
10 July 2013Life and Times of the Sundial - a perspective on civilisation's nost enduring timekeeper
12 June 2013Annual General Meeting - Start at 2.00pm Wonderful Things - Tutankhamun's Tomb and Treasures
08 May 2013Christopher Dresser - Designer for the modern world
10 April 2013The Devonshire Inheritance - Five centuries of collecting at Chatsworth
13 March 2013Inessential Necessities in 18th Century England - snuff and patch boxes, etui, bonbonnieres etc
13 February 2013Bernard Leach and his influence on 20th century studio ceramics
11 April 2012Moss,Rocks and Gravel
14 March 2012Stourbridge Cameo Glass
08 February 2012The Follies of the Irish: Mad Buildings for Madder People!
11 January 2012Women Painters from the 16th to 20th Century

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Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery Martin Ellis Wednesday 13 November 2019

The lecturer, who is an experienced curator, lecturer and broadcaster and who was until recently Principal Curator and Head of Collections Research & Development at Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery, will talk to usĀ on the history of Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery.