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  • John Doubleday - Landscape and Echoes

    John Doubleday - Landscape and Echoes

    Beecroft01 May 2018 - 30 June 2018

    John Doubleday - Landscape and Echoes   Location: Beecroft Extended until Saturday June 30   This exhibition innovatively explores the genre of landscape both in two dimensions and in cast bronze relief sculptures. Central to the artist's practice, the exhibition interrogates the sensation of being somewhere rather than the representation…

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  • Robert Hallmann: Urban Landscapes and Real People

    Robert Hallmann: Urban Landscapes and Real People

    Beecroft26 May 2018 - 21 July 2018

    URBAN LANDSCAPES AND REAL PEOPLE In 1945, when Robert Hallmann was ten years old, the War passed through his native village in Westphalia, (Germany) losing many of the houses to Allied phosphor grenades. The family fled and survived, but the only object that survived the firebrand apart from a hard-baked…

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  • Seevic College HND Art and Design End of Year Show

    Seevic College HND Art and Design End of Year Show

    Beecroft26 June 2018 - 30 June 2018

    The Beecroft Art Gallery is pleased to host the Seevic College HND Art and Design end of year show.  

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  • Art History Mornings with Dr. Mark Banting | The Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood

    Art History Mornings with Dr. Mark Banting | The Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood

    Beecroft30 June 2018 - 30 June 2018

    Saturday Morning Art History Talks The Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood Saturday 30th June, 10:30am – 12:30pm Beecroft Gallery lecture theatre | Each talk costs £10 and includes tea/coffee and resource materials included In 1848 a group of artists including Dante Gabriel Rossetti, William Holman Hunt and John Everett Millais turned British art upside…

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  • Exploring the Moon

    Exploring the Moon

    Planetarium07 July 2018 - 07 July 2018

    Exploring the Moon | Saturday 7th July 2018 | 2pm Tickets £5 per person - Booking essential via: www.southendlam.eventbrite.com Uncover the secrets of Earth’s moon in this fascinating focused Planetarium session. Learn about the fascinating facts associated with it, alongside myths and legends that will make you think twice the…

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