Object of the Month - April 2019 - Shipbuilding

Frank Brangwyn was one of Britain's most prolific astists. Lili Bartholomew talks about his painting, Shipbuilding, in The McManus' object of the month.

You can see this stunning artwork in person in our Victoria Gallery.

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Latest Exhibitions

As We See It: Twentieth Century Scottish Art

As We See It: Twentieth Century Scottish Art
Saturday 23 February showing throughout 2019

This exhibition explores the innovative and diverse approaches artists have taken in their creative practice. Whether representing the real world, abstracting elements from it or depicting a realm from the imagination, each artwork is unique and individual. All are a reflection of the artist’s engagement with the world at a particular time.

Admission Free. Opening times: Mon to Sat 10am-5pm; Sun 12.30-4.30pm. Last entry is
15 minutes before gallery closing time.

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Wise Ways: Travels of A Dundee Doctor

Wise Ways: Travels of A Dundee Doctor
Fri 8 Mar – Sun 25 Aug 2019

Born in Dundee in 1802, Dr Thomas Alexander Wise worked in India as a physician and surgeon. A true polymath, Dr Wise collected everything from Egyptian amulets to Irish copper axes, and wrote treatise on subjects as varied as the Hindu system of medicine, Buddhist imagery on Pictish stones, diseases of the eye and the preservation of ice.

Admission Free. Opening times: Mon to Sat 10am-5pm; Sun 12.30-4.30pm. Last entry is
15 minutes before gallery closing time.

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Welcome To McManus Galleries

The McManus: Dundee's Art Gallery and Museum offers a fascinating insight into Dundee and with 8 galleries to explore, there is a wealth of information to discover in our exhibitions of art, history and the environment.

150th anniversary

In 2017 The McManus: Dundee’s Art Gallery & Museum celebrated its 150th anniversary with a year-long programme of exhibitions and events for visitors, highlighting the important role Dundee’s best loved building has played, past and present, as a major cultural attraction. Read more...

The McManus

The McManus runs a regular programme of activities and events, including crafty fun activities from the Creative Learning team and captivating behind the scenes tours from the Collections Unit. There is definitely something to entertain people of all ages and a trip to visit can make the perfect family day out.«

The McManus is managed by Leisure and Culture Dundee and you can read more about them on their website.

 

 

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