Madonnas and Miracles
23/05/2017 Tour for Graduate Students, University of Cambridge, MML and Humanities
24/05/2017 Tour for St Catharine’s College Alumni
Dr Abigail Brundin
Faith in the Home
Join us for a panel discussion on four different world religions and hear how traditions and personal experiences of faith are revealed in people’s homes today.
24/05/2017, 18:00 to 20:00
Tour for blind and partially sighted adults: Madonnas and Miracles
Join curators and staff from the Fitzwilliam Museum to explore this special exhibition through a series of descriptive exhibition highlights in the gallery. Afterwards, there will be a unique opportunity to handle a selection of Italian Renaissance objects.
14:30 to 16:15
Domestic Devotions: Thinking with things
With Dr Dora Thornton, Curator of Renaissance Europe and the Waddesdon Bequest, British Museum.
24/05/2017, 13:15 to 14:00
Madonnas & Miracles: the inside story
With Dr Vicky Avery, Keeper of Applied Arts.
13:15 to 14:00
A series of two creative writing workshops
Take a special tour of the Madonnas and Miracles exhibition and explore the Renaissance home where the divine and domestic are intertwined. Followed by a writing workshop.
27/05/2017, 13:30 to 15:30
£20 for both workshops (£15 concessions/Friends)
Imagining the holy land in the Italian Renaissance home
With Professor Deborah Howard, Department of History of Art.
31/05/2017, 13:15 to 14:00