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SUNDERLAND TO HOST PRESTIGIOUS ARTS COUNCIL COLLECTION

THE continuing renaissance of Sunderland’s cultural sector today (Tuesday, March 12) received further impetus after confirmation the city has been chosen to host artwork from the acclaimed Arts Council Collection. Sunderland Museum and Winter Gardens will be one of only three galleries nationwide to present work from the Arts Council Collection as part of the […]

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1,000 TICKETS SNAPPED UP FOR LEONARDO EXHIBITION

MORE than 1,000 tickets have already been snapped for an exhibition of drawings created by ‘one of the greatest minds in history’ at Sunderland Museum & Winter Gardens. Leonardo da Vinci: A Life in Drawing, featuring 12 drawings from the Italian master, is part of a national tour to mark the 500th anniversary of his […]

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TICKETS ON SALE FOR LEONARDO EXHIBITION

TICKETS are now on sale for what is one of the most eagerly-anticipated exhibitions ever to be held at Sunderland Museum & Winter Gardens – Leonardo da Vinci: A Life in Drawing. The exhibition, featuring 12 drawings from the Italian master, is part of a national tour to mark the 500th anniversary of his death. […]

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MEET THE MACKEM MONA LISAS

LOCAL artists and a group of Wearside youngsters have been inspired by the forthcoming Leonardo Da Vinci exhibition to create their own Mackem Mona Lisas. The much-anticipated Leonardo da Vinci: A Life in Drawing exhibition arrives at Sunderland Museum & Winter Gardens next month. The exhibition will feature 12 drawings from the Italian master and […]

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LEARNING ABOUT LEONARDO

AN exciting programme of activities, assemblies and workshops for schoolchildren will complement a forthcoming exhibition showcasing the work of Leonardo da Vinci. Next month, a dozen drawings by the Italian master will be on show at Sunderland Museum & Winter Gardens as part of a national tour to mark the 500th anniversary of his death. […]

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UNIVERSITY STUDENTS INSPIRED BY GENIUS OF LEONARDO DA VINCI

UNIVERSITY students have been imagining what Leonardo Da Vinci would have been working on should he have been alive today. The University of Sunderland project, based at FabLab, is part of a wider programme organised to complement the much-anticipated Leonardo da Vinci: A Life in Drawing exhibition which arrives at Sunderland Museum & Winter Gardens […]

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