Jan van Huysum (1682-1749) was the most revered Dutch still-life painter of the 18th century, a master of both accuracy and ingenuity. This display showcases four of his finest works illustrating the artist’s important role in the development of the flo
At 74 years of age, you could say that John Byrne, Scotland's most prolific portrait painter - not to mention one of its most talented playwrights - is somewhat overdue the retrospective now at the Scottish National Portrait Gallery.
John Byrne, who was born in Paisley, is one of Scotland’s most versatile and accomplished artists and writers. Sitting Ducks will explore and celebrate his highly innovative and richly varied portraiture. It will includea rich and varied selection of dr
Looking upriver from Vauxhall towards the new US Embassy Gardens, above the broad sweep of the Thames hang unusual clouds.
The plumes are strangely out of step with the busy regeneration scene below. The perspectival position suggests that the target m
The Family Arts Festival returns from the 17th October to the 2nd November 2014. Featuring 2000 events from 500 organisations from across the UK, the festival aims to make the arts more accessible to families across the country.
Events taking place co