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Art Cavaliers: Evening Art Classes

Posted on 18 June 2009

Always wanted to know more about art but never thought you had the time?

Discover art in a beautiful and inspiring environment with our series of bite-sized evening classes for those with a busy schedule. Learn about art in an informal and ‘hands on’ way in the glorious setting of the Wallace Collection:

Get up close to the works of art with our curatorsEnjoy a glass of wine in the stunning galleries  after hours...

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Learning: Shooting Buildings

Posted on 02 June 2009

Students aged between 12 and 15 worked with photographer Olivia Hemingway and learnt how to photograph buildings and architectural detail.

To see the results please visit the 2009 Shooting Building website here

You can find out more about our programmes for schools and other groups at the Wallace Collection ...

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François Boucher, The Rising of the Sun, 1753
François Boucher, The Rising of the Sun, 1753

Refurbishment Project: Reopening of the newly refurbished Boudoir and West Room

Posted on 06 May 2009

We are delighted to announce the reopening of the newly refurbished Boudoir, West Room and Landing on Saturday 16 May 2009. The new Landing and Fernery achieves the powerful sense of arrival in an opulent London mansion, as welcoming and exciting for our daytime visitors and school groups as it is for the hosts of private evening events who greet their guests here.  Famously hung since Sir Richard Wallace’s day with some of the grandest and largest paintin...

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