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Bristol, Somerset BS8 1RL United Kingdom
0117 922 3571 https://www.bristolmuseums.org.uk/bristol-museum-and-art-gallery/

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March 2018
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Grayson Perry: The Vanity of Small Differences

March 31 – 10:00 am - June 24 – 5:00 pm
Bristol Museum & Art Gallery, Queens Road
Bristol, Somerset BS8 1RL United Kingdom

Phone: 0117 922 3571  |  Website: https://www.bristolmuseums.org.uk/bristol-museum-and-art-gallery/

Grayson Perry: The Vanity of Small Differences explores the British fascination with taste and class through six large tapestries inspired by William Hogarth’s morality tale, A Rake’s Progress. The three month exhibition is sponsored by Bonomini hair salon, Resource Solutions Group (RSG) and UWE Bristol. Perry’s tapestries follow the socially-mobile life of fictional character Tim Rakewell from infancy to untimely death. They are rich in both content and colour and depict many of the eccentricities and peculiarities associated with life…

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May 2018

Trying it on – Museums at Night

May 19 – 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Bristol Museum & Art Gallery, Queens Road
Bristol, Somerset BS8 1RL United Kingdom

Phone: 0117 922 3571  |  Website: https://www.bristolmuseums.org.uk/bristol-museum-and-art-gallery/

Join Bristol Museum for a Museums at Night spectacular! With performances created by one of the UK’s leading choreographers, Lea Anderson MBE, this Museums at Night will feature stunning costumes by award winning designers. Based on notions of identity, class and gender, take this opportunity to catch outstanding performances, explore the whole museum, enjoy a drink, encounter surprises and pay a visit to the Grayson Perry exhibition. No admission fee. This one is for visitors 18+, so time to book…

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