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The curious collections of the British Museum
Fri. 21 October 2016, 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm ACDT
The curious collections of the British Museum, with special guest Hugo Chapman
When: Friday 21 October, 6pm – 7:15pm (the exhibition will be open for guests between 5:30pm – 8pm)
Where: Pacific Cultures Gallery
Join us to celebrate the opening weekend of the Curious Beasts exhibition with an after-hours viewing of the exhibition and a talk by Hugo Chapman, the Simon Sainsbury Keeper of Prints and Drawings at the British Museum. Hugo's lecture, entitled 'a beastly history of prints and drawings at the British Museum from Dürer to Barbara Hanrahan', will provide rare and compelling insights into the Curious Beasts exhibition as well as the broader print collection of one of the world’s most iconic and illustrious museums.
The Curious Beasts exhibition will be open for guests between 5:30pm and 8pm.
Tickets: $10 Museum Members / $25 per person, includes entry to Curious Beasts and a glass of wine on arrival