What's On

Date : 14th June 2014 - 14th September 2014

As one of Britain’s most important contemporary ceramic artists, Carlisle born Richard Slee challenges conventional notions of ceramic art. The playful objects he produces are inspired by familiar objects in our daily lives and celebrate a love for the ‘great indoors’.  Tullie House is working with...

Date : 28th June 2014 - 12th October 2014

Designed and created by costume maker and textile artist Kate Plumtree, Worn to be Wild is a visual spectacle: 17 theatrical costumes, with head dresses and accessories, inspired by British wild birds and mammals, many of which have links to the Tullie House Natural History collection.  This...

Date : 21st August 2014 - 9th November 2014

Wall Face features prints and photographs of the pioneers who protected, conserved or revealed Hadrian’s Wall. This Wall-wide exhibition from the National Portrait Gallery Collection includes 11 Roman attractions. Tullie House has chosen to showcase R G Collingwood. Although most famous as the...

Date : 5th September 2014 - 7th September 2014

Carlisle will open a new chapter when the city stages its first literature festival featuring a host of well-known authors and writers later this year. Borderlines – Carlisle’s first book festival – will be staged at a number of venues across the city, including the Crown & Mitre Hotel,...

Date : 6th September 2014

As part of Borderlines, Castle Street will turn into a Writers Quarter for the weekend, with events going on at the Cathedral and Tullie House. Drop-in Creative Writing Sessions 10am – 12pm, 2pm – 4pm, We are all storytellers, regardless of whether or not we write down our tales, but perhaps you...

Date : 8th September 2014
Time : 7:45 pm

Dir. Wes Anderson, USA, 2013, 100 mins Following the death of one of the hotel’s residents, the concierge Monsieur Gustave and his lobby boy Zero have to fight to clear Gustave’s name against the backdrop of a rapidly changing Europe.

Date : 11th September 2014
Time : 7:30 pm

Join internationally renowned ceramic artist Richard Slee for a tour of his new exhibition at Tullie House, Work and Play. The exhibition features 50 of Richard’s works spanning the last ten years, as well as exciting new mixed media commissions. This is a unique opportunity to hear the stories...

Date : 13th September 2014
Time : 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Participants will be provided with a glass fronted box as a starting point to develop a 3-D collage based on personal stories, and use the Tullie collections to create a magic object for inclusion in the finished artwork. The piece can be as simple or as complex as you wish to make it but will...

Date : 14th September 2014
Time : 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Participants will be provided with a glass fronted box as a starting point to develop a 3-D collage based on personal stories, and use the Tullie collections to create a magic object for inclusion in the finished artwork. The piece can be as simple or as complex as you wish to make it but will...

Date : 14th September 2014
Time : 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Tullie House invite you to join our new adult group. Yarn bomb Tullie, create crafty crochets, knit and natter, or just come and share your skills/ideas! This is a chance to meet like minded people.  Note the change of meeting day to 2nd Sunday in the month.

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Tullie House Museum & Art Gallery Trust.
Castle Street, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA3 8TP

Tel: 01228 618718
E-Mail: enquiries@tulliehouse.co.uk

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