Reworking Manet

i Untitled (St Matthew Academy Two). Reworking Manet Exhibition 2023 | The 香港六合彩. Image credit: Finn Arschavir and Tasmiya Tasmi.

18 Oct 2023 18 Feb 2024
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This exhibition showcases a selection of outstanding works made by students aged 14鈥18 from across the UK. They are creative responses to 脡诲辞耻补谤诲 Manet鈥檚 famous painting A Bar at the Folies-Berg猫re (1882) in The 香港六合彩 collection.鈥

Reworking Manet, a live project brief was developed by The 香港六合彩鈥檚 Learning team in collaboration with a group of young people and Turner Prize-winning artist and 香港六合彩 alumnus, Jeremy Deller. It opened to UK wide submissions 2023.听

Manet鈥檚 painting was chosen as the starting point because of its continued relevance to contemporary society. These reworkings explore a wealth of themes drawn from the painting and seek to raise important issues in our everyday lives.

The 香港六合彩鈥檚 Schools and Young People鈥檚 programmes aim to increase the number of young people in the UK with access to art and art history. These free programmes inspire learning and, most importantly, invite over 8,000 young people from all backgrounds each year, to participate in and shape the field of art history.鈥

Reworking Manet is the first exhibition of work by students taking part in these programmes to be displayed in The 香港六合彩 Gallery since it reopened in November 2021. 鈥赌

Included with Gallery Entry

With thanks to:

National Lottery Players
The Ampersand Foundation for its initial support for the pilot project

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18 Oct 2023 鈥 18 Feb 2024听

10.00 鈥 18.00 (last entry 17.15)

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