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The First World War in Art
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The First World War in Art

To mark the centenary of the end of the First World War in November 1918,... Read more

Journeys with ‘The Waste Land’
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Journeys with ‘The Waste Land’

A visual response for Coventry to T.S. Eliot’s poem The Waste... Read more

Cézanne: Montagne Sainte-Victoire
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Cézanne: Montagne Sainte-Victoire

“At that moment I felt the magic, and I have felt it in... Read more

Thursday Night Live: SØNNE at the Old Grammar School!
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Thursday Night Live: SØNNE at the Old Grammar School!

The original scheduled date of 28th June 2018 has been cancelled due to... Read more

Treasures of the Archive Tours
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Treasures of the Archive Tours

2.00pm – 3.00pm Every last Friday in the month (see dates for... Read more

Silversmithing
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Silversmithing

Led by our informative tutors, Laura and Naim, this course will teach you... Read more

Black in the Day: Children of the Windrush Generation
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Black in the Day: Children of the Windrush Generation

Open during Coventry Archives opening hours Wednesday –... Read more

Book Launch & Signing - Coventry Pubs by Fred Luckett
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Book Launch & Signing - Coventry Pubs by Fred Luckett

Local author Fred Luckett will be at the Coventry Archives to launch his... Read more

Mini Makers
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Mini Makers

Two sessions: 10.30am – 12.00pm & 1.30pm –... Read more

Pecha Kucha Coventry: Wasted
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  • After Hours

Pecha Kucha Coventry: Wasted

Old Grammar School, Hales Street, Coventry Coventry's own distinct... Read more

Boudica Festival 2018
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Boudica Festival 2018

Boudica Festival will showcase the best up and coming women in... Read more

Painted Acrylic Jewellery
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Painted Acrylic Jewellery

Join Frilly Industries in a free-form painted acrylic jewellery workshop,... Read more

Sketch Coventry: Waste Land
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Sketch Coventry: Waste Land

Organised by local urban sketchers, meet in the Herbert Café and... Read more

Herbert Illumination: A Day in the Life of a Forensic Anthropologist
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Herbert Illumination: A Day in the Life of a Forensic Anthropologist

Join Dr Anna Williams for a unique insight into the job of a forensic... Read more

Screening Rights Film Festival
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  • After Hours

Screening Rights Film Festival

Old Grammar School Times and prices vary Screening Rights is... Read more

Sensory Play Days
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Sensory Play Days

Thursdays & Fridays, 10.30am – 11.30am & 1.00pm –... Read more

ARTIST ROOMS Presents Anselm Kiefer
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ARTIST ROOMS Presents Anselm Kiefer

One of Germany’s most significant post-war artists, Kiefer’s... Read more

Make an Impression with Cézanne
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  • Family

Make an Impression with Cézanne

Join us to explore the art and inspiration of Paul Cézanne this... Read more

Artist’s Talk: Martin Rowson
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Artist’s Talk: Martin Rowson

Meet Martin Rowson, award winning cartoonist and scourge of the political... Read more

Thursday Night Live: Deathsex Bloodbath
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  • After Hours

Thursday Night Live: Deathsex Bloodbath

Nympho-rock | Sleaze-rock | Punk | Glam "Coventry's number one... Read more

Nightmares and Nibbles
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  • After Hours

Nightmares and Nibbles

A night of tasty terror at the Old Grammar School As All Hallows... Read more

Tracing your Caribbean Roots
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Tracing your Caribbean Roots

An Introduction to Tracing Your Caribbean Roots Workshop! Come along to... Read more

Affordable Print and Ceramics Fair
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Affordable Print and Ceramics Fair

Celebrate the beauty and style of handcrafted prints and ceramics from the... Read more

Hope and Raincoats: A Poetry Extravaganza
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Hope and Raincoats: A Poetry Extravaganza

Join us for an afternoon of new poetry from some of the region's... Read more

 The Window
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  • After Hours

The Window

As we commemorate the 100 year anniversary of World War 1 Armistice Day... Read more

WWI Family Day
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  • Family

WWI Family Day

Join us to go back to 1918 for a day to commemorate 100 years since the... Read more

Treasured Tales: Womens' Lives in Coventry During the First World War
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  • Talk

Treasured Tales: Womens' Lives in Coventry During the First World War

Cathy Hunt looks at the experiences of women in Coventry between 1914 and... Read more

Cult Classics: The Rocky Horror Picture Show
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  • After Hours

Cult Classics: The Rocky Horror Picture Show

Warm up your singing voice, get your corset out and air those... Read more

Herbert Illumination: Cezanné’s Mountain
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Herbert Illumination: Cezanné’s Mountain

Join Dr Barnaby Wright, Deputy Head of The Courtauld Gallery and Daniel... Read more

Walking Beside You: Collaboration and Participation in Journeys with "The Waste land"
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  • Talk

Walking Beside You: Collaboration and Participation in Journeys with "The Waste land"

Come and meet Professor Mike Tooby, lead curator of Journeys with... Read more

Synthcurious
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  • After Hours

Synthcurious

Coventry based electronic music artists and curators, Synthcurious, will... Read more

Lino Cutting with Adie Blundell
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Lino Cutting with Adie Blundell

Our most popular workshop returns with artist Adie Blundell teaching you... Read more

Thursday Night Live: November
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Thursday Night Live: November

Act to be announced Thursday Night Live offers quality live music on... Read more

Making Merry Christmas Arts, Crafts and Gifts Fair
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Making Merry Christmas Arts, Crafts and Gifts Fair

Our fabulous feast of festive fun returns, bringing you the best local and... Read more

Coventry Open
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Coventry Open

This is the tenth Coventry Open, an inspiring exhibition showcasing a wide... Read more

Wreath Making Workshop
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Wreath Making Workshop

Create a fabulous wreath in this ever popular workshop.  We’ll... Read more

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