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October 2018 – January 2019

Gainsborough and the Theatre
Oct 5 – Jan 20 all-day Exhibition Featured featured
By bringing together some of Thomas Gainsborough’s finest portraits of his friends in the theatre, this exhibition will create a conversation between the leading actors, managers, musicians, playwrights, designers, dancers and critics of the 1760s-80s.  Gainsborough & the Theatre explores...
Rodin rethinking the fragment @ The Holburne Museum
Nov 2 – Jan 27 all-day Exhibition featured
Auguste Rodin (1840-1917) was a collector and lover of the antique, and his sculpture was influenced by his admiration for classical art. Alongside works from the British Museum and the Holburne’s own collection, this display will show The Thinker alongside...
Visiting Masterpiece by Hockney @ The Holburne Museum
Nov 2 – Jan 27 all-day Exhibition featured
One of the nation’s most loved paintings, Mr and Mrs Clark and Percy is also one of the great portraits of British art. The image speaks powerfully to the eighteenth-century conversation pieces in the Holburne’s own collection as well as...
Historic Beadwork  @ The Holburne Museum
Jan 26 @ 10:30 am – 4:30 pm Adults Workshop featured
Learn the delicate art of 17th-century beadwork with Royal School of Needlework tutor, Deborah Wilding. Inspired by our Beadwork Basket from c.1660-70, in this workshop you will learn how to make your own beadwork sample based on the designs and...