All the below exhibitions are at Northampton Museum & Art Gallery unless stated.
Strictly Shoes | 5 October – 12 January
An exciting exhibition showcasing costumes and shoes
that explores the history of ballroom and Latin dance as well as the social
significance of dance in popular culture. See the Music, Dance and Drama section
for details of associated dance evenings and events.
King Richard III – A facial reconstruction |18 October 2013 – 5 January 2014
Northampton is proud to be one of the four
museums chosen to display this amazing facial reconstruction. Following the discovery of Richard III’s
remains in Leicester earlier this year, the Richard III Society commissioned the reconstruction based on CT scans taken from the
king's skull. Come and see this amazing
model and learn more about King Richard III, the last Yorkist king of England, whose death at the Battle of Bosworth ended the Wars of the
Last Man Standing – Springline
Lasts | 5 November – 29 December
Springline is the only ‘Last’ manufacturer left in the UK. The only manufacturer producing the complex
models of the human foot around which shoe makers use to achieve the wide
variety of shapes that feet and fashion demand. In this exhibition Springline will display a range of the lasts that it
has created for UK shoemakers and designer brands together with the shoes that
have been made on them.
Northampton Town & County Art Society – 100th Annual
9 November – 4 January 2014
This well-known art society celebrates 100
years with an exciting mix of media and artists in their
popular annual exhibition. The work of talented graduates and non members
feature alongside the cream of Northamptonshire artists. Exhibits are for sale. 01604 710168 www.northantsart.co.uk
If you would like to know about future exhibitions, events and workshops please email email@example.com with your details and we will add you to our mailing list. Please state any preferences you may have e.g. art, history or general information. All information will be kept confidential and used only by the museum.