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Opening next week – Major works of art from national collections to join in a celebration of the Pre-Raphaelite Legacy on the South Coast.

11 Oct 2019

The exhibition, entitled Beyond the Brotherhood: The Pre-Raphaelite Legacy, is supported by the Weston Loan Programme with Art Fund, and will run at Southampton City Art Gallery from 18 October 2019 until 1 February 2020 then at the Russell-Cotes Art Gallery and Museum, Bournemouth, from 21 February until 21 June 2020. Romeo and Juliet, Frank … Continue reading

LONDON ART FAIR PARTNERS WITH SOUTHAMPTON CITY ART GALLERY TO BRING THEIR ‘DESIGNATED’ COLLECTION TO THE CAPITAL

20 Sep 2019

Southampton City Art Gallery presents Gallery 80: From Generous Beginnings to Lasting Legacies at London Art Fair 2020, an exhibition highlighting the Gallery’s outstanding collection of modern British and contemporary art, which earned ‘Designated’ status from Arts Council England in 1998. The exhibition will reveal the depth and variety of Southampton’s evolving collection of modern … Continue reading

SeaCity Museum puts ‘Iris 02’ by LBGTQ artist in pride of place

16 Aug 2019

‘Iris 02’ by LGBTQ artist Lucy Ash was acquired by Southampton City Art Gallery last year where it was displayed in the gallery’s main hall for Southampton Pride 2018. The artist wanted to demonstrate her gratitude to Hampshire, which had facilitated her artistic education. ‘Iris 02’ will now be proudly displayed at SeaCity Museum this … Continue reading

2020 Open Exhibition

8 Aug 2019

ADVANCE NOTICE TO ARTISTS Southampton City Art Gallery 2020 Open Exhibition All residents of Hampshire, Isle of Wight, Wiltshire and Dorset are invited to submit their artwork for the Southampton City Art Gallery’s biennial ‘open exhibition’. The exhibition is part of the Mayflower 400 commemorations and to mark Southampton’s role in this momentous event, we … Continue reading

Southampton the final stop for Criminal Ornamentation: Yinka Shonibare CBE curates the Arts Council Collection

25 Jun 2019

Following a successful tour of the UK, Southampton City Art Gallery is proud to host Criminal Ornamentation, which brings together works from the Arts Council Collection, curated by Yinka Shonibare CBE. Included in the exhibition are works by many celebrated artists such as Timorous Beasties, Susan Derges, Laura Ford, Ed Lipski, Alexander McQueen, Milena Dragicevic, … Continue reading

National Gallery Curatorial Traineeship Programme: supported by Art Fund with the assistance of the Vivmar Foundation

19 Jun 2019

Paid Curatorial Traineeship Salary: £31,500 Type: Fixed Term Full-Time Closing date: 30 June 2019 Interview date:1st stage: 17 July. 2nd stage: 24 July. The National Gallery with the Art Fund and the assistance of the Vivmar Foundation are working together on a programme to offer two fully funded twenty-two month Curatorial Traineeships with two regional … Continue reading

Major works of art from national collections to join in a celebration of the Pre-Raphaelite Legacy on the South Coast

22 Mar 2019

Artworks from Southampton City Art Gallery and The Russell-Cotes Art Gallery and Museum are to be joined by masterpieces from national collections, including Tate Britain, the Victoria and Albert Museum, and the Royal Academy. The exhibition, entitled Beyond the Brotherhood: The Pre-Raphaelite Legacy, is supported by the Weston Loan Programme with Art Fund, and will … Continue reading

Turner returns to Southampton City Art Gallery

28 Sep 2018

Joseph Mallord William Turner’s, Fisherman upon Lee-Shore in Squally Weather, 1802, Oil on canvas, has returned to our shores from Japan and has been installed in the Defining and Defying Convention: Royal Academy 250 exhibition at Southampton City Art Gallery. The Kitakyushu Municipal Museum of Art in Fukuoka Prefecture hosted a special exhibition of work … Continue reading

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