A Silent Conversation: Lorenzetti and the Ferens Collection

A project linked to the Lorenzetti purchase (2013) supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund. Since its arrival at the Ferens in January 2017, Lorenzetti’s nationally significant Christ Between Saints Paul (Continues below...)

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Sat 17 Mar 2018 - Mon 31 Dec 2018
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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What's it about?

A project linked to the Lorenzetti purchase (2013) supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund.

Since its arrival at the Ferens in January 2017, Lorenzetti’s nationally significant Christ Between Saints Paul and Peter has attracted over 500,000 visitors, and driven exceptional levels of media interest. At the heart of Lorenzetti’s masterpiece is an emotional connection suggested between the three figures represented as if engaged in a ‘silent conversation’.

This new exhibition, co-curated by a group of eight Hull 2017 volunteers, explores how artists across the centuries have used dialogue – and indeed its absence – in their work.

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Where is it?

The event is taking place at Ferens Art Gallery which is at Carr Lane, Hull, HU1 3RA. You can read more about the place and see all the events taking place here at their Hub Page

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