The Herbert Art Gallery and Museum
- Telephone 024 7683 2386
- Website www.theherbert.org
The Herbert Art Gallery and Museum is an award-winning venue that celebrates the city's culture, history and arts, pulling in more than 800,000 visitors each year.
It includes gallery space as well as a permanent exhibition including natural history, a 20th century collection and one room of 18th and 19th century pictures.
Situated next to the cathedral, the museum and art gallery is five minutes walk from Pool Meadow bus station. There are also several pay and display car parks within walking distance.
There are 5 events at this location
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Coventry Arts Consortium 2017
The fourteenth exhibition of work by local artists. The exhibition showcases a broad variety of themes, artistic styles and techniques.
Sat 1 Apr
Sun 2 Apr
Mon 3 Apr
Face to Face: Portraits Through Time
Explore a centuries-old fascination with capturing our own image. Snapshots of ordinary people sit alongside Henry VIII, Marilyn Monroe, David Bowie and Princess Diana. Investigate why we make portraits and the hidden messages that they are trying to convey. Featuring paintings, photographs, sculptures and interactive…
Fri 3 Feb
Sat 4 Feb
Sun 5 Feb
Made in the Middle
Craft and applied art from Midlands makers.
Workshop: Paper Cutting with Clare Pentlow
Come and explore the technique of paper cutting. In this full day workshop you will have the opportunity to create your own unique designs out of paper using the same skills Clare uses to produce her beautiful pieces. Suitable for 16+ Materials and equipment supplied. Book via Eventbrite.
Workshop: You Can’t Wear That!
The things that some see as rubbish can often be turned into something beautiful if you have the right skills. Using traditional techniques, Dauvit Alexander will show you how to turn the bits and bobs most would throw away into pieces of jewellery. Suitable for 16+ Materials and equipment supplied. Book via Eventbrite.