Victoria Gallery & Museum: Gallery Talk: James Hamilton Hay

1 October 2014 1pm – 1.45pm Free event, no booking required Join our curatorial assistant Manto as she explores the exhibition ‘North West & Beyond:  James Hamilton Hay’...

VG&M: Heritage Open Day Event ‘A Paddle in the Pool’

14 September 14.00 - 15.00 Free 'A Paddle in the Pool of Life:  The Story of Liverpool in Caricatures’ with John Minnion.  John Minnion’s drawings have appeared...

VGM: C.J Allen & the New Sculptors

4 January - 31 July 2013 An opportunity to view some of the University's collection of Victorian Sculpture. Art & Heritage Collections,Victoria Gallery & Museum, Ashton Street, University...

Liverpool University – Events for October 08

Free Family Events at VGM during October 2008The Big Draw, A Halloween event and Stuart Sutcliffe-related workshops.The Big DrawSaturday 11th and 18th October, 1.00...

University of Liverpool – Stuart Sutcliffe

Stuart Sutcliffe Retrospective: 21 August 2008 - ENDS SATURDAY 31 January 2009This exhibition draws on the collection of the Stuart Sutcliffe Estate and charts...

VGM: John Garstang and the Discovery of the Hittite World

THE LOST WORLD OF THE HITTITE EMPIRE RECREATED AT THE VICTORIA GALLERY & MUSEUM, LIVERPOOL An exhibition that showcases the archaeological discoveries of the Hittite...

Victoria Gallery: Emma Gregory – ‘Semi Permanent Collections’

Friday 16 October 2015 - Saturday 9 July 2016 (Extended) . This project began with an opportunity for Emma to draw in the University’s heritage collections store. Initial lines of enquiry focussed on the particular challenges involved in caring for organic specimens.

VGM: Views in the Himalayas

4 January - 27 April 2013 Views in the Himalays: The Adventures of James Baillie Fraser. This collection of scenic prints records Baillie Fraser's dangerous journey...

VG&M: Nothing Beautiful Unless Useful Events Programme

10 - 14 May 2014 Free, no booking required   Philanthropy Today: Nicolas Cattelain & Karen Levy in conversation with Sebastien Montabonel Saturday 10 May 13.00 - 15.00 Victoria...

University – Edward Chambre Hardman

Liverpool Through The Lens – Edward Chambré Hardman. 1 November 2008 - ENDS SATURDAY 31 January 2009 In association with the University, the...

What’s On at the VG&M this Summer

What's On at the VG&M this Summer http://www.liv.ac.uk/vgm/events.htm Family Saturday - 30, July , drop-in 1-4pm Create your own landscape artwork Come and create your own landscape artwork...

VG&M – What’s On at the VG&M this January

What's On at the VG&M - January Listings 2010 Sydney Jones Watercolours Exhibition5 January – 17 AprilA chance to see a unique collection...

VG&M: Dave Jackson and the Cathedral Mountaineers Concert

21 June (Midsummer's Eve) 20.00 Free The VGM, the University’s original Victorian HQ, provides a suitably atmospheric setting for Dave Jackson’s dark tales, set against a sparkling but...

Victoria Gallery & Museum: CAFÉ CRAFTERNOON: Creating felt purses

14 February 2015 2pm – 4pm £5. Booking required* Textile artist Tina Leahey shows you how to create beautiful felt purses from recycled materials.  Enjoy a cuppa and...

VG&M – Tony Phillips Residency

Tony Phillips Residency.  Part II: 15 June - 4 July. Installation continues and work exhibited.                From 2.00 - 4.30pm throughout both residency periods, visitors...

VG&M – December 2010 Events

What's On at the VG & M December 2010 Have you ever seen ‘Night at the Museum’? Now it’s your chance to find...

Victoria Gallery & Museum: Heritage Weekend Tours

12 & 13 September 2014 11am – 12pm Free The Victoria Gallery & Museum (VG&M) is housed in the Grade II listed Victoria Building. Created by Liverpool-born architect Alfred...

Victoria Gallery: Art Sheds

5 July - 25 October 2014 Tuesday to Saturday 10am-5pm Free Private View Friday 4 July During Liverpool Biennial, Susan Forsyth creates a participatory exhibition inspired by the history and...

VG&M: Warhorse by Jo Taylor

VG&M: Warhorse by Jo Taylor 10 February - 12 May Tuesday – Saturday, 10 – 5pm An exhibition of paintings and sketches of horses and...

VG&M: Film Screening of ‘Steam : The Turkish Bath’

9 November 13.30 Join us for a film screening of ‘Steam : The Turkish Bath’ and a discussion by Dr Firat Cengiz in association with homotopia...

Victoria Gallery & Museum: Bread and Jam and Resurrection: Stanley Spencer’s...

26 September 2014 6pm Dr Alexandra Harris from the Department of English at the University of Liverpool will present a talk in the Leggate Lecture Theatre and...

Victoria Gallery: James Hamilton Hay

22 April - throughout 2014 Tuesday - Saturday 10.00 - 17.00 Free Discover remarkable drypoint prints produced by this Victorian etcher and painter from Merseyside.  The exhibition includes...

VGM: The Hittites are Coming

4 January - 20 December 2013 Experience life on an Edwardian archaeological excavation. Sit in an authentic Turkish tent and view highlights from our newly...

VGM: Decorative Arts

27 December 2012 - 11 October 2013 The Decorative Art Gallery displays some of the Sir Charles Sydney Jones collection of 18th and early 19th...

University – Chaos and Fractals: The Art of Mathematics

Chaos and Fractals: The Art of Mathematics24 February – 25 April 2009This exhibition features images created by mathematical scientists worldwide during the course of...

VG&M: Lecture Series

Tuesday 10 December 17.30 ‘High throughput discovery of functional organic materials’ presented by Professor Andrew Cooper and Dr Paul Jenkins in the Leggate Lecture theatre. This event...

VG&M: Nothing Beautiful Unless Useful

7 March - 31 May 2014 Tuesday - Saturday 10.00 - 17.00 Free From works by the Pre-Raphaelites and L.S. Lowry, to exquisite Victorian glassware and lustrous...

VG&M – Gilded Masterpieces

Gilded Masterpieces New display starts from 12 March 2011 An exhibition of Arundel Socity Prints 1848 - 1897. The Arundel Society wanted to make European...

Victoria Gallery & Museum: Waterloo Lives: Relics & Remembrance

6 June – Saturday 24 October 2015‌. Waterloo Lives: Relics & Remembrance. A special exhibition to mark the 200th Anniversary of Waterloo.

VG&M: Christmas Science Fun

Saturday 14 December Various times, see below 11.00 – 14.00 Make a tree decoration inspired by the weird and wonderful shapes of microscopic bugs, such as...

Victoria Gallery & Museum: Remember Them

27 September 2013 - 1 February 2014 Private View 26 September, 17.30 - 19.00, all welcome Free The Victoria Gallery & Museum is to open an exhibition...

Look11: Two Exhibitions at University VGM

13 May - 26 June 2011 at University of Liverpool VG&M. All that it was all that it is – Images by Andrew Jackson “Cape Town...

VG&M: Lunchtime Concert – arTre Piano Trio

Wednesday 4 December 13.00 – 14.00 Formed in 2011, the arTre piano trio are an Italian ensemble of international performers who have quickly established an enviable...

VG&M: Lunchtime Concert – ‘Shropshire and Other Lads’

Wednesday 27 November 13.00 – 14.00 ‘Shropshire and Other Lads.’ A combination of songs by Ireland, Butterworth and Gurney with piano music inspired by the texts and...

University VGM – Nov/Dec Events

Exhibitions, Music Recitals, Workshops and Lectures all at the Victoria Gallery & Museum during Nov/Dec 2008Liverpool Through the Lens – the Photographs of Edward...
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Victoria Gallery: Knowledge is Power

Friday 20 November 2015 – Saturday 18 June 2016. The exhibition explains how the Liverpool Medical Library and the Liverpool Athenaeum shaped elite culture in Liverpool.

Victoria Gallery: Independents Day

4 July 2014 Free In conjunction with the two University of Liverpool alums who created the fantastic Independent Liverpool card, we will be supporting their new...

VG&M – The Mersey Sound

The Mersey Sound 8 May - 12 September 2009 The exhibition, called ‘Mersey Sound’, will chart the development and sources of inspiration of Liverpool...

Victoria Gallery & Museum – What’s On February

What's On at the VG&M this February 2010 Victoria Gallery & Museum, University of Liverpool Now Open: ‘Strokes of the Brush’ Contemporary Chinese Calligraphy12...

Victoria Gallery &Museum: Open Circuit

18 - 24 October 2014 £2 The University of Liverpool’s Department of Music has established a 10-day music festival that showcases local and guest artists from the world...