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A Summer Evening at the Fitz

A special sea-themed evening with something for everyone, celebrating Museums at Night!

  • View a major exhibition of powerful new sea paintings, Maggi Hambling: The Wave
  • Enjoy music and relax with refreshments in the Courtyard Café
  • Be inspired by renowned Chinese ‘Fish King’ Chen Hong’s painting demonstration, try out his techniques and have a chance to win one of his paintings
  • Make a marine mobile in the studio
  • Meet mythical sea gods and nymphs in the collection on a special gallery trail for families
  • Have family fishing fun with a Fish Kit activity in the galleries
  • Browse in the Courtyard Shop

Part of the permanent collections, including 20th century art, and the exhibition Netsuke: Japanese Art in Miniature will also be open. Please use the Courtyard Entrance.

Fri 14 May 2010 | 18:00 to 20:30
Courtyard, galleries and education studio