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  • Southend Arts Council Visual Arts Exhibition 2017

    Southend Arts Council Visual Arts Exhibition 2017

    Central04 February 2017 - 28 February 2017

    Discover a wealth of local talent in the artwork exhibited by the Southend Arts Council.   Free Admission | Tues - Sat, 10:00 - 17:00 Located inside the Exhibition Space

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  • Victorian Secrets and the Workhouse

    Victorian Secrets and the Workhouse

    Beecroft11 February 2017 - 18 March 2017

    BA (Hons) Costume Construction Student's Exhibition (South Essex College, University of Arts London, Royal Opera House)   Year 1 & 2 Projects: Southwell Workhouse "Black Adder" Victorian Underclothes   Costume Gallery  |  Free Admission  |  Tues - Sat, 10:00 - 17:00

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  • and football created...

    and football created...

    Beecroft21 February 2017 - 06 May 2017

    Russell Cooper's take on football is both art and archive; an art based documentary which combines nostalgia with social comment in an exhibition that includes painting, large scale prints, assemblage, cut-outs, kinetic sculpture, toys and memorabilia.   Free Admission Tues - Sat, 10:00 - 17:00

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  • Disrupting the Archive

    Disrupting the Archive

    Beecroft25 February 2017 - 08 April 2017

    TOMA* artists delved into the Beecroft art stores to produce new artworks informed by, responding to or disrupting pieces held within the collection. The contemporary will be shown alongside the archival for the alternative art programme's first group show. *TOMA is an affordable student led alternative fine art programme pitched…

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  • Young Archaeologist's Club: Pre-History

    Young Archaeologist's Club: Pre-History

    Central04 March 2017 - 04 March 2017

    Join in the latest YAC session!   This session will be focusing on Prehistory.   YAC is suitable for ages 8 - 16 years. £2 Entry on the door Central Museum 10:00 - 12:00

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Southend Museums Service is part of the Culture Section of the Adult and Community Services Department, Southend on Sea, Essex Borough Council