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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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LEONARDO INSPIRES A CITY

AN EXHIBITION of work by Leonardo da Vinci has inspired a range of projects across Sunderland. Next February, 12 drawings by the Italian master will be on show at Sunderland Museum and Winter Gardens as part of a national tour to mark the 500th anniversary of his death. Sunderland is one of only 12 UK […]

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‘HUGE BENEFITS’ FROM LEONARDO EXHIBITION

THE Leonardo da Vinci exhibition at Sunderland Museum & Winter Gardens has the potential to bring ‘huge benefits’ to the venue and the city. That’s the hope of Sunderland City Council and Sunderland Culture, the organisation set up two years ago to co-ordinate and promote cultural initiatives across the area. From Friday, February 1 visitors […]

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