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Art Since 1900

Explore the Herbert's fine collection of modern paintings, including works by famous artists like LS Lowry, Stanley Spencer, Graham Sutherland and the Coventry artist George Shaw, providing a wealth of opportunity for investigation.

Here, landscapes, portraits and abstract artworks of all different styles can be used as the starting place for fun discussions and questions. What are the sitters in the portraits thinking? What stories do they tell? What shapes can you see? An interactive art table is also perfect for budding researchers or children can delve into an early years explorer basket linked to one of the pieces.


For Families

Explore the Herbert's fine collection of modern paintings, including works by famous artists like LS Lowry, Stanley Spencer, Graham Sutherland and the Coventry artist George Shaw, providing a wealth of opportunity for investigation.

Here, landscapes, portraits and abstract artworks of all different styles can be used as the starting place for fun discussions and questions. What are the sitters in the portraits thinking? What stories do they tell? What shapes can you see? An interactive art table is also perfect for budding researchers or children can delve into an early years explorer basket linked to one of the pieces.

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