The Art of Advertising: Posters and Paintings from the Royal Academy Artists

Talk and Tour |

Tuesday 22 November 2011 - 10:00 until 12:00

There will be a coffee reception in the Great Hall before visiting the recently created Art Gallery for a talk on the new exhibition The Art of Advertising: Posters and Paintings from the Royal Academy Artists. This exhibition is part of the Art in Yorkshire project supported by Tate.


The posters were designed for the London, Midland and Scottish Railway Company and the original paintings, many by well known artists, will be on show.


The exhibition looks at the effectiveness of taking a fine art approach to poster design.

Venue information

Opening times

Daily, 10am – 5pm (until 6pm Summer)

Closed 24 – 26 Dec

Entry details

Tickets £16.50, to include coffee and talk

Contact Moira Fulton York and East Yorkshire Branch MFulton58@gmail.com

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