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Slavery Remembrance Day 2018

Slavery Remembrance Day 2018
Description
National Museums Liverpool is proud to announce the 2018 speaker for its Dorothy Kuya Slavery Remembrance Lecture, a keynote event during the two days of celebration, commemoration and remembrance it holds annually for Slavery Remembrance Day.
Date:
Wednesday 1st August 2018

Jacqui Hallum wins the John Moores Painting Prize 2018

Description
The Walker Art Gallery has announced the winner of the John Moores Painting Prize 2018: artist Jacqui Hallum with her painting King and Queen of Wands (2017). Hallum is the 30th winner of the £25,000 Prize, held biennially, which celebrates its 60th anniversary this year.
Date:
Thursday 12th July 2018

Sean Scully: 1970

Sean Scully: 1970
Description
An exhibition of paintings by Sean Scully, renowned globally as the master of post-minimalist abstraction, will be held at Liverpool's Walker Art Gallery from 14 July to 14 October 2018. Sean Scully:1970 opens in line with Liverpool Biennial and the John Moores Painting Prize, in which Scully was a prize winner in 1972 and 1974.
Date:
Tuesday 10th July 2018

National Museums Liverpool Breaks Visitor Record

National Museums Liverpool Breaks Visitor Record
Description
National Museums Liverpool has achieved its highest annual visitor figure ever in 2017/18 across its eight venues. It welcomed 3,305,671 visitors in a year which also saw the opening of its China's First Emperor and the Terracotta Warriors exhibition at World Museum.
Date:
Tuesday 26th June 2018

Shortlist announced for John Moores Painting Prize 2018

Shortlist announced for John Moores Painting Prize 2018
Description
The Walker Art Gallery has announced the five paintings shortlisted for the John Moores Painting Prize 2018, marking 60 years of the UK's longest-established painting prize. One of the shortlisted paintings, selected from more than 2,700 entries, will be chosen as the overall winner of the £25,000 first prize.
Date:
Thursday 21st June 2018

Dragon Boat Festival 2018

Dragon Boat Festival 2018
Description
Liverpool's World Museum is preparing for the 2018 Dragon Boat Festival, with a number of free events planned to celebrate the Chinese holiday which runs from 16 to 18 June.
Date:
Wednesday 13th June 2018
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