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  • Curators tour: Renaissance to Goya

    With Mark McDonald and Peter Raissis

    Saturday 31 August 2013, 10.30am

    Free with exhibition entry

    Temporary exhibitions gallery | Duration 1 hour | Free with exhibition entry

    Image: Vicente Carducho The Duke of Feria at the siege of Rheinfelden 1634 (detail) drawing © The Trustees of the British Museum

  • Reason and folly: the art of Francisco de Goya

    With Dr Frank Heckes

    Saturday 31 August 2013, 12pm

    Free

    Domain Theatre | Duration 1 hour | Free

    Image: Francisco de Goya For having Jewish ancestry c1808–14 (detail) drawing © The Trustees of the British Museum

  • The British Museum: collecting the world

    With Joanna Mackle, deputy director, the British Museum

    Saturday 31 August 2013, 2pm

    Free

    Entrance court | Duration 30 minutes | Free

    Image: Francisco de Zurbarán Head of a monk c1635–55 (detail) drawing © The Trustees of the British Museum

  • Free viewing for members

    Renaissance to Goya: prints and drawings from Spain

    Sunday 1 September 2013, 5.15 - 8pm
    Monday 2 September 2013, 10am - 12.30pm

    Free

    Temporary exhibitions gallery | Duration 2 hours, 30 minutes | Free

    Image: José de Ribera A saint tied to a tree 1626 (detail) drawing © The Trustees of the British Museum

  • Sonopolis

    Sound performance

    Monday 9 September 2013, 6.30pm

    Domain Theatre | Duration 2 hours | Charges apply

    Image: Francisco López

  • Armchair travel: Spain and Portugal

    Andalusia to the Atlantic

    Saturday 21 September 2013, 10am

    Domain Theatre foyer | Duration 30 minutes | Charges apply

    Image: courtesy Shutterstock.com

  • Special lecture: A journey through contemporary Spain

    With Edward Palmisano

    Saturday 21 September 2013, 2pm

    Centenary Auditorium | Duration 1 hour | Charges apply

    Image: courtesy Shutterstock.com

  • Special lecture: Cervantes and Renaissance art

    Cancelled

    Saturday 5 October 2013, 2.30pm

    Domain Theatre | Duration 1 hour | Charges apply

    Image: Gustave Dore Don Quijote and Princess Micomicona 1880. Courtesy of Shutterstock.com

  • Coffee afternoon: Renaissance to Goya

    For members and guests

    Thursday 3 & 10 October 2013, 2pm

    Art Gallery Society (members lounge) | Duration 1 hour, 30 minutes | Charges apply

    Image: Bartolomé Esteban Murillo The Archangel Michael c1655–60 (detail) drawing © The Trustees of the British Museum

  • Introduction to Renaissance to Goya

    Background to the exhibition and Spanish art

    Fridays, 1pm
    6 September – 11 October 2013

    Free

    Centenary Auditorium | Duration 1 hour | Free

    Image: José Camarón y Bonanat An oriental woman seated under a canopy c1771–80 (detail) drawing © The Trustees of the British Museum

  • Community access workshop: Renaissance to Goya

    Printmaking process and practice

    Wednesday 16 October 2013, 11am

    Information desk | Duration 1 hour | Free, bookings required

    Image: Anonymous An uncut sheet of 24 playing-cards 1587 (detail) print © The Trustees of the British Museum

  • Taylors tastings

    An evening of food, wine and art

    Wednesday 30 October 2013, 5pm

    Function space | Duration 4 hours | Charges apply

    Image courtesy of Shutterstock.com

  • Themes in Spanish art

    Free lecture series

    Wednesdays 7.30pm
    4 September & 2 - 30 October 2013

    Free

    Centenary Auditorium | Duration 1 hour | Free

    Image: Fernando Brambila and Juan Gálvez Ruins of the church of the general hospital in Zaragoza c1808–14 (detail) print

  • Exhibition talks: Renaissance to Goya

    Expert talks by curators and art historians

    Wednesdays 5.30pm
    9 October - 6 November 2013

    Free with exhibition entry

    Temporary exhibitions gallery | Duration 30 minutes | Free with exhibition entry

    Image: Francisco Camilo The rest of the Holy Family on the flight into Egypt c1650–70 (detail) drawing © The Trustees of the British Museum

  • Celebrity events: Renaissance to Goya

    Talks and performances

    Wednesdays 6.30pm
    23 October - 6 November 2013

    Free

    Entrance court | Duration 30 minutes | Free

    Image: Michael Zavros

  • Live music with Roger Lock

    Experience the sounds of Spain with live music

    Wednesdays 23 October - 6 November 2013
    7.15-8pm & 8.30-9.30pm

    Free

    Cafe | Duration 1 hour | Free

    Image: Josh Hill and Roger Lock

  • Draw like a baroque artist

    Drop-in drawing activity at the bar

    Wednesdays, 7.30-9pm
    23 October - 13 November 2013

    Free

    Entrance court | Duration 1 hour, 30 minutes | Free

  • Spanish language lecture: Renaissance to Goya

    Interpreting the exhibition in Spanish

    Saturday 26 October & 16 November 2013
    11am

    Free

    Centenary Auditorium | Duration 1 hour | Free

    Image: Manuel Salvador Carmona after Diego Velázquez The drunkards or The triumph of Bacchus 1793 (detail) print © The Trustees of the British Museum

  • Spanish language tour: Renaissance to Goya

    Interpreting the exhibition in Spanish

    Saturday 26 October & 16 November 2013
    12.30pm

    Free with exhibition entry

    Temporary exhibitions gallery | Duration 1 hour | Free with exhibition entry

    Image: Manuel Salvador Carmona after Diego Velázquez The drunkards or The triumph of Bacchus 1793 (detail) print © The Trustees of the British Museum

  • Audio-description tour: Renaissance to Goya

    Explore key themes and selected works in the exhibition

    9 October, 21 November 2013
    2pm

    Information desk | Duration 1 hour | Free with exhibition entry

    Image: Francisco de Goya The blind guitarist 1778 (detail) print © The Trustees of the British Museum

  • Guided tour: Renaissance to Goya

    An introduction to the exhibition

    Tuesdays, Thursdays & Saturdays, 12pm
    Wednesdays, 7.15pm
    31 August - 23 November 2013

    Free with exhibition entry

    Temporary exhibitions gallery | Duration 1 hour | Free with exhibition entry

    Image: Francisco de Goya Plate 12 from the Disparates: figures dancing in a circle c1816–24 (detail) etching © The Trustees of the British Museum