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Poems about Art

Poems about art, or a work of art, otherwise known as ‘ekphrastic’ poems, are by nature, self-conscious about what they are musing on, I think. Poetry, already being an art form, writing about another piece can be a great way of getting into this type of literature. 738 more words


From Scripts to Spell Books: Reflecting on my Experience in ‘Curating Culture’

‘Curating Culture’ is a module available to undergraduates at the University of Manchester via the University College of Interdisciplinary Learning (UCIL).  It is taught by the University of Manchester Library Special Collections in conjunction with the Whitworth Art Gallery and Manchester Museum.  902 more words

Academic Engagement

The Whitworth Art Gallery : Manchester

I visited the Whitworth Art Gallery on Oxford Road in Manchester.

I was strongly impressed by some artworks which are exhibiting at the moment. Especially, … 268 more words


On Vertigo Sea (audience perspectives)

A blog post Nikita Gell
MA Art Gallery and Museum Studies

‘How do you say things that binds slavery in a vocabulary that respects and activates different registers?’. 963 more words

Centre For Museology

Exhibition: Lucienne Day – A Sense of Growth

Exhibition dates: 14 April – 16 July 2017

Best known for her textiles, Lucienne Day (1917–2010) is recognised as a virtuoso pattern designer and colourist. Lucienne Day was also an enthusiastic gardener, and plant forms inspired many of her textile designs. 94 more words