People in Everyday Places As an art student in the 1980's Tony was influenced by the paintings of the early Italian renaissance; Giotto, Simone Martini, Duccio, Bellini etc, and by early Indian painting. The simplification and manipulation of form and space used to integrate the figure within an intimate space to produce an image loaded […]Find out more »
Boyes Golden Values is an exhibition explores the relationship between sculpture and art jewellery, and the relationship between art and everyday objects. In 1969, the sculptors Alfred Gruber and Jacqueline Stieger left their home in Switzerland and settled in East Yorkshire. Gruber had worked with Hans Arp and had exhibited his art jewellery alongside Calder […]Find out more »
An elderly couple, still very much in love, look back on their lives together, reliving key moments through memories of the meals they shared. As the couple reminisce, their younger selves appear and enact the memories of times past. Blending Kathak dance and live music, with a chef cooking live on stage .... this is […]Find out more »
The Devil’s Violin returns! The Beast in Me, features their trademark fusion of timeless story and beautiful live music, as well as a few surprises! Imagine a world where the lines separating humanity and animals have blurred, in which dark forests contain refuge as well as danger, and where blood is not always thicker than […]Find out more »
Neil Wilkyn analyses a probate inventory, a document compiled after an individual’s death listing all that they owned. This example gives us a tantalising glimpse into the home of a Barton resident in the sixteenth century. What possessions did they have? What was their furniture like? A chance to look through a window into a […]Find out more »
Hidden History tells of Barton upon Humber's fascinating history through a collection of media including original and authentic photographs, video clips, narration and text.
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