Monet at the Mansion

Monet at the Mansion

Exhibition curator Emma Roodhouse discusses how the idea of Landscape Rebels was born and how two paintings by Monet became part of the exhibition. The Landscape Rebels exhibition was inspired by the 1806 oil painting of Walton Bridges by Joseph Mallord William Turner...
Sandra Sheehy: The natural world in sculpture

Sandra Sheehy: The natural world in sculpture

The work of Sandra Sheehy has evolved from a deep sense of the colours, shapes and structures of the natural world around her. The densely detailed sculptural forms that she creates emerge from a need to express her wonder and fascination with life and existence: ‘My...
Thomas Birch Freeman and the Liberica coffee bean

Thomas Birch Freeman and the Liberica coffee bean

Reverend Thomas Birch Freeman (1809–1890) by David Grice (b.1922) Reverend Thomas Birch Freeman (1809–1890) by David Grice (b.1922) Artist Lisa Temple-Cox talks about the inspiration behind her piece which is on display in the Landscape Rebels exhibition.  The...