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05/21/2017 at 10:24. Facebook
The supremely gifted and versatile German artist Albrecht Dürer was born #OnThisDay in 1471. Saint Jerome is a small double-sided devotional painting and was #ArtFunded in 1996 for National Gallery. It is currently on display in Room 65
The supremely gifted and versatile German artist Albrecht Dürer was born OnThisDay
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05/16/2017 at 07:04. Facebook
'I paint what I like, when I like and where I like.' - David Hockney

Trace the artist’s career from his early sketches in the 1960s to unseen new paintings, don't miss the final few weeks of #Hockney Tate.
'I paint what I like when I like and where I like' David Hockney
Brenda Buxton
Mandy-jayne Ahlfors Artist
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05/14/2017. Facebook
Artist Thomas Gainsborough was baptised #onthisday in 1727. Mr and Mrs Andrews is the masterpiece of Gainsborough's early years was painted after his return home from London to Suffolk in 1748. We #artfunded it in 1960 for National Gallery
Artist Thomas Gainsborough was baptised onthisday in 1727 Mr and Mrs Andrews
Elizabeth Taggart
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05/12/2017. Facebook
Happy birthday Dante Gabriel #Rossetti! Born 12 May, 1828

Dante Gabriel Rossetti, Monna Vanna 1866, Tate, #ArtFunded 1916
Happy birthday Dante Gabriel Rossetti Born 12 May 1828
Chrissie Elcock
Moira Throp
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05/11/2017. Facebook
Today, #MuseumoftheYear 2017 finalist Palace House Newmarket shares its royal connections, sporting artefacts and retraining racehorses. [ Bit.ly Link ]
Today MuseumoftheYear 2017 finalist Palace House Newmarket shares its royal conn
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05/10/2017. Facebook
Did you know that Birmingham used to be covered in water? Find out more in our #MuseumoftheYear 2017 finalist q&a with Lapworth Museum of Geology, University of Birmingham. [ Bit.ly Link ]
Did you know that Birmingham used to be covered in water Find
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05/09/2017. Facebook
The National Justice Museum needs your help to celebrate the life and work of Joe Orton. The exhibition will explore the fascinating aspects of crime in Orton's life and work including the defacement of the library books; his trial and imprisonment and his murder and legacy. Find out more and donate here: [ Bit.ly Link ] #NJMJoeOrton #ArtHappens
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05/08/2017. Facebook
We asked #MuseumoftheYear 2017 finalist The Hepworth Wakefield how they would describe themselves in 3 words. Here's what they said - [ Bit.ly Link ]
We asked MuseumoftheYear 2017 finalist The Hepworth Wakefield how they would describe
Elaine Molyneux
Patsy Stothert
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05/03/2017. Facebook
Huge congratulations to the 4 artists who have made the shortlist for the #TurnerPrize 2017!

Tate Britain just announced the shortlisted artists as Hurvin Anderson, Andrea Büttner, Lubaina Himid and Rosalind Nashashibi.

This year the Turner Prize exhibition will be held at Ferens Art Gallery in Hull as part of the UK City of Culture celebrations from 26 September. The winner will be...
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Huge congratulations to the 4 artists who have made the shortlist for the TurnerPrize 2017

Turner Prize 2017 - Exhibition at Ferens Art Gallery | Tate

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05/01/2017. Facebook
'I paint as I feel like painting; to hell with all their studies.' - Edouard Manet

See Manet's Berthe Morisot, 1872 on display in the Ashmolean Museum's 'Degas to Picasso' exhibition, closing this week. [ Bit.ly Link ]
'I paint as I feel like painting; to hell with all their studies' Edouard Manet
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04/29/2017. Facebook
Early start! #museumoftheyear featured on BBC Breakfast this morning, live from Sir John Soane's Museum in London.
Early start museumoftheyear featured on BBC Breakfast this morning live from Sir
Jacqui Taylor
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04/29/2017. Facebook
Strut your stuff like you're in Ancient Rome this #InternationalDanceDay!
Detail from Dancing Hours, c.1770 #ArtFunded in 2014 for The Wedgwood Museum
Strut your stuff like you're in Ancient Rome this InternationalDanceDay
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04/27/2017. Facebook
Fancy winning a lifetime #NationalArtPass?

We want you to share your best museum stories, reviews, photos and memories of #museumoftheyear 2017 finalists Lapworth Museum of Geology, University of Birmingham Palace House Newmarket, Sir John Soane's Museum Tate Modern The Hepworth Wakefield using #museumoftheyear. Find out more - [ Bit.ly Link ]
Fancy winning a lifetime NationalArtPass
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04/27/2017. Facebook
Drum roll please! We're delighted to announce that the #MuseumftheYear 2017 finalists are Lapworth Museum of Geology, University of Birmingham, Palace House Newmarket, Sir John Soane's Museum, Tate Modern and The Hepworth Wakefield [ Bit.ly Link ]
Tate
Noreen Nunn
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04/27/2017. Facebook
Live from the British Museum, Art Fund director Stephen Deuchar announces the five finalists for Art Fund Museum of the Year 2017
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04/27/2017. Facebook
Be sure to tune into BBC Radio 4 Front Row tonight at 7.15pm to find out who has been shortlisted for #MuseumoftheYear 2017!
Be sure to tune into BBC Radio 4 Front Row tonight at
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04/25/2017. Facebook
Can you imagine a great big beautiful bronze sculpture of a colossal horse, gloriously presiding over the Surrey hills? G F Watts could and now Watts Gallery - Artists' Village has launched its first #ArtHappens campaign and needs your help to get their horse up the hill!
Find out more and donate: [ Bit.ly Link ]
Milla Lovegrove
Milla Lovegrove
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04/24/2017. Facebook
One day left! Huge thanks to everyone who has supported Jerwood Gallery#RegoSeaStories project so far - they still have 29% to go!

Your donation will help bring figurative legend Paula Rego to the South Coast this autumn for a major exhibition that celebrates Jerwood Gallery's fifth birthday and Rego's love of the sea. Find out more and donate: [ Bit.ly Link ]
One day left Huge thanks to everyone who has supported Jerwood GalleryRegoSeaStories

Help bring Paula Rego to Jerwood Gallery

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04/24/2017. Facebook
Between 1824-28, John Constable took up residence in Brighton. Known for his landscapes rather than his seascapes, a new free exhibition, Brighton Museum & Art Gallery explores the impact the seaside town had on the artist. [ Bit.ly Link ]
Between 182428 John Constable took up residence in Brighton Known for his
Katy Rainger
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04/23/2017. Facebook
Happy #StGeorgesDay! Dante Gabriel Rossetti painted The Wedding of St George and Princess Sabra in 1857 and the model for Princess Sabra is none other Jane Burden, later Mrs William Morris. #ArtFunded in 1916 for Tate
Happy StGeorgesDay Dante Gabriel Rossetti painted The Wedding of St George and
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