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Maurice de Sausmarez, Whitelocks, c.1954-5, oil on canvas 89.1 x 119.8 cm, University of Leeds Art Collection ©The Artist’s Estate

Research Seminar Series - Making the Maurice de Sausmaurez Exhibition and the History of the School

2nd December 2015, 12.00pm2.00pm

In this seminar, curator Dr Hilary Diaper will consider the work of Maurice de Sausmaurez and his educational theory and practice.

November 2015

Detail from A View through Three Arches of the Third Storey of the Colosseum, Christoffer Wilhelm Eckersberg, 1815, Statens Museum for Kunst, www.smk.dk

The father of Danish painting and a convention-breaking pioneer in his own day

8th August 201514th January 2016

An exhibition of work by the 'father of Danish painting’, Christoffer Wilhelm Eckersberg, at the Statens Museum for Kunst in Copenhagen.
Detail from HMS Pelargonium, 1919. Watercolour painting. Liddle Collection, Special Collections

Two new exhibitions at the Stanley and Audrey Burton Gallery

26th October 201519th December 2015

MA Art Gallery and Museum Studies curate two exhibitions at the Stanley and Audrey Burton Gallery, University of Leeds: 'I'm On My Way: Communication, Movement and the First World War' and 'Art of Warfare: Global Interaction'.
Maya Gregersen, In Between Waves (W 41 cm & H 21 cm), glazed stoneware and porcelain, pressmould and handbuilt. Image courtesy of the artist.

Visiting Artist's Talk - Maya Gregersen

2nd December 2015, 2.00pm3.30pm

In association with the Yorkshire Sculpture Park, we're delighted to welcome acclaimed Danish ceramicist and art therapist Maya Gregersen, who is currently Artist in Residence at YSP.
Repin Cover ACC detail

The Life and Art of Ilya Repin

2nd December 2015, 3.00pm4.00pm

To coincide with a new revised edition of his book, The Russian Vision: The Art of Ilya Repin, Professor David Jackson speaks on the life and art of artist Ilya Repin as part of London Russian Art Week.
Image showing CentreCATH logo

Rupture and Race: Films on police brutality in contemporary America

2nd December 2015, 5.00pm8.00pm

A programme of films on police brutality in contemporary America, organised by Centre CATH.
Hannah Arendt (14 October 1906 to 4 December 1975)

Hannah Arendt Read-A-Thon

4th December 2015, 9.30am5.30pm

To mark the anniversary of the death of Hannah Arendt, CentreCATH is organizing a Hannah Arendt Read-A-Thon.

Heritage Show + Tell

8th December 2015, 5.00pm7.00pm

Heritage Show + Tell is a chance for people passionate about heritage in Yorkshire to come together and share their work, get feedback on ideas and meet new collaborators. Everyone welcome: community heritage groups, freelancers, museum professionals, archivists, students and academics.