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February – May 2019

Learning Young People
Art Masterclass: Breaking Boundaries with Watercolour FULLY BOOKED @ The Gardener's Lodge | England | United Kingdom
NOW FULLY BOOKED – EmaiI learning@holburne.org for waiting list Breaking Boundaries with Watercolour £30 (all materials included) – maximum 10 places  Discover an eclectic range of watercolour techniques that will be inspired by exploring the Holburne’s collection of ceramics, textiles,...
Adults Cinema Exhibition In Conversation Talk
March 8, 2019 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Ken Loach and George Shaw In Conversation @ The Holburne Museum | England | United Kingdom
Join acclaimed director and activist Ken Loach in conversation with Holburne-exhibiting artist and Turner-prize nominee George Shaw as they talk about the links between their works. Best-known for his films Kes (1969), I, Daniel Blake (2016) and The Wind that...
Adults Talk Tour
March 9, 2019 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Walking Tour: The Plaqued and Unplaqued FULLY BOOKED @ The Holburne Museum | England | United Kingdom
Explore the legacies of slave ownership in Bath, and the campaigns against the slave trade, through a discovery of plaqued and unplaqued buildings. This walk will start in the Holburne’s galleries, continue along Pulteney Street and return via St James’...
Learning Young People
March 23, 2019 @ 10:30 am – 4:00 pm
Art Masterclass: Self-Expression @ The Holburne Museum | England | United Kingdom
Self-Expression £30 (all materials included) – maximum 12 places Be inspired by artists, past and present, who evoke emotion through art. Develop visual language exploring colour, tone, form and context. Activities will include a collaborative installation plus colour and texture...
Adults Talk Tour
April 6, 2019 @ 10:30 am – 2:30 pm
Walking Tour: Bath's Last Legal Slave-owners @ The Holburne Museum | England | United Kingdom
In this second walking tour with Richard White, journey from the Holburne Museum to Beckford’s Tower at a relaxed pace, taking in sounds and sights, photographs and sketches, as you discover the hidden history of Bath’s slaveowners. There will be...
Exhibition In Conversation Talk
In Conversation: Tristram Hunt, Sonia Boyce & Maria Balshaw @ The Holburne Museum | England | United Kingdom
Tristram Hunt (Director, V&A), Sonia Boyce, (Artist and Professor of Black Art & Design at University of the Arts London), Maria Balshaw CBE  (Director of Tate) and Chris Stephens (Director, Holburne) As museums redefine their place in society,and their financial positions become...
Adults Evening Lecture Talk
April 18, 2019 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Talk Peterloo:The Story of the Manchester Massacre @ The Holburne Museum | England | United Kingdom
Join Jacqueline Riding as she discusses her acclaimed book on the 1819 massacre of peaceful protesters for parliamentary reform,and in addition her role as historical consultant for Mike Leigh’s film on the same subject, Peterloo. Jacqueline Riding specialises in the...
Learning Young People
April 27, 2019 @ 10:30 am – 4:00 pm
Art Masterclass: Inside-Out @ The Holburne Museum | England | United Kingdom
Inside-Out £30 (all materials included) – maximum 10 places Explore interior and exterior spaces at the Holburne, through experimental drawing. Create exciting overlaid images using different mono-printing techniques and large pen and ink wash drawings. Includes a visit to the...
Learning Young People
May 30, 2019 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Art Masterclass: Painting Self-portraits in Acrylics @ The Holburne Museum | England | United Kingdom
Painting Self-portraits in Acrylics £30 (all materials included) – maximum 10 places Paint your own self-portrait using acrylics to build up colour, tone and texture. The work will be informed by looking at the Holburne’s portrait collection. You will learn...