Rugby Collection of 20th Century British Art

  • Rugby Art Gallery |
  • Talk and Tour |
  • Wednesday, 20 June 2012 - 14:00 until 17:00

The Rugby Art Gallery's nationally known collection of 20th century British art was established in 1946 and comprises of works by many, now well-known, artists.  Stanley Spencer, Eduardo Paolozzi, Walter Sickert, Graham Sutherland, Bridget Riley, Paul Nash and LS Lowry are just a few of those represented.  For the first time the full collection of 170 works is on display for a twelve-week season.  

The afternoon will begin with curator Jessica Moran introducing the modern gallery (built in 2000), followed by a talk and guided tour by the art historian and painter, Richard Yeomans.  After a break for refreshments, members will be able to study more of the art works at leisure.

Venue details

Rugby Art Gallery Little Elborow Street Rugby Warwickshire CV21 3BZ