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Living with art: Picasso to CelminsLiving with art: Picasso to CelminsLiving with art: Picasso to CelminsWorks by everyone from Pablo Picasso and Henri Matisse to David Hockney and Bridget Riley go on display at the British Museum in 2020 as part of Living with art: Picasso to Celmins. Ahead of a tour throughout the UK, the exhibition premieres at the museum with a showcase of rare works, many of which will be on public display for the first time in m2020-01-25T00:00:00+00002020-03-05T00:00:00+0000 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
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event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions
DATES  14th January to 5th March 2020
Works by everyone from Pablo Picasso and Henri Matisse to David Hockney and Bridget Riley go on display at the British Museum in 2020 as part of Living with ar... More about this event
 
Disposable' Rubbish And UsDisposable' Rubbish And UsThis small display considers the historical creation of single-use and repurposed objects and presents an artistic response to plastic waste washing up in Pacific islands.2020-01-25T10:00:00+00002020-02-23T00:00:00+0000 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
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Free EventOngoing
Disposable' Rubbish And Us
 
Inspired By The East: How The Islamic World Influenced Western ArtInspired By The East: How The Islamic World Influenced Western ArtInspired By The East: How The Islamic World Influenced Western ArtCovering five centuries of artistic interaction, Inspired by the east: how the Islamic world influenced western art explores how western artists have long been inspired by the Islamic world. The diverse selection of objects includes ceramics, photography, glass, jewellery and clothing and finishes with four contemporary reactions to the imagery of 2020-01-25T10:00:00+00002020-01-26T00:00:00+0000 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
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Ongoing

event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Painting
PRICING  £14, mems/under 16s Free
DATES  10th October 2019 to 26th January 2020
Covering five centuries of artistic interaction, Inspired by the east: how the Islamic world influenced western art explores how western artists have long been... More about this event
 
Troy: Myth and RealityTroy: Myth and RealityTroy: Myth and RealityBe enchanted by the epic legend of the city of Troy, the place which inspired Greek myths about a horse full of hidden soldiers, Homer's Iliad and stories of Troilus and Cressida as the British Museum opens the gates to the ancient city. Through beautifully painted classical Greek vases and and later Bronze Age discoveries, the exhibition wades in 2020-01-25T00:00:00+00002020-03-08T00:00:00+0000 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
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Ongoing

event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Print
DATES  21st November 2019 to 8th March 2020
Be enchanted by the epic legend of the city of Troy, the place which inspired Greek myths about a horse full of hidden soldiers, Homer's Iliad and stories of T... More about this event
 
The BP Exhibition: Troy: Myth And RealityThe BP Exhibition: Troy: Myth And RealityAncient archaeological artefacts intermingle with paintings, sculpture and ceramics, exploring the validity of the 3,000-year-old legend of a great city and the decade-long war precipitated by the abduction of Helen of Troy.2020-01-25T10:00:00+00002020-03-08T00:00:00+0000 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
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Ongoing
The BP Exhibition: Troy: Myth And Reality
 
Currency In Crisis: German Emergency Money 1914-1924Currency In Crisis: German Emergency Money 1914-1924This exhibition reveals how a temporary currency, known as Notgold, responded to a national crisis with distinctive designs commenting on German society and politics.2020-01-25T10:00:00+00002020-03-29T00:00:00+0000 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
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Free EventOngoing
Currency In Crisis: German Emergency Money 1914-1924
 
Arctic: Culture and ClimateArctic: Culture and ClimateArctic: Culture and ClimateOn of the earth's coldest regions, the Arctic and its indigenous peoples, come under the spotlight at a major British Museum exhibition this spring. Select tools and clothing, artworks and objects used in everyday life are displayed to show how these resilient communities have lived in one of the most dramatic environments on the planet for nearly 2020-05-28T00:00:00+01002020-08-23T00:00:00+0100 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
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event > Exhibitions > Special exhibits - Museums
PRICING  £16 (Adults, early bird), Free (Under 16s), 2-for-1 tickets for students on Fri, concessions and group rates available
DATES  28th May to 23rd August 2020
On of the earth's coldest regions, the Arctic and its indigenous peoples, come under the spotlight at a major British Museum exhibition this spring. Select too... More about this event
 
 
 

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