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Deputy Directors - Karen Livingstone & Dr Neal Spencer

Welcome to our two new Deputy Directors

Appointment of two new Deputy Directors heralds period of transformational change.

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The Fitzwilliam Railings

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update

An update from our Director, Luke Syson.

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David Scrase, photo by Frédérick, September 1994

David Scrase (15 March 1949 - 31 October 2020)

An appreciation of our dear colleague and friend...

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In My Minds Eye Podcast

New Podcast Series: In My Mind's Eye

We invited 5 artists and writers to think about what happens when we can no longer access artworks directly.

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Feast & Fast Tablescape

Runner up in VC’s Awards for Research Impact and Engagement 2020

Feast & Fast are the runners up for Vice Chancellor's Collaboration Award 2020.

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Gallery 3 Re-opening October 2019, before face coverings, social distancing © Martin Bond 2010-2019

Welcome students!

Book your free ticket and visit us this month.

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Candy Lady (pair, 2020) Shawanda Corbett © Shawanda Corbett

Shawanda Corbett Acquisition

We have a new sculptural acquisition of a pair of ceramic vessels, Candy Lady, by Shawanda Corbett.

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A capriccio ruined building by the coast, with figures, Francesco Guardi (1712-1793)

The Fitzwilliam acquires three important paintings

Two portraits of young boys by Adriaen van Ostade and an imaginary Italianate coastal view by Francesco Guardi.

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Nespawershefyt's Coffin © The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge

Double Nomination for The Egyptian Coffins Project

We are delighted to announce we've received two award nominations for the Egyptian Coffins Project.

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Hannah Kvan

Hannah Kvan (November 1953 - August 2020)

An appreciation of our dear colleague and friend...

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