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Sea Music by Anthony Caro

21/10/2017 10:00 - 07/01/2018 16:00

To celebrate the recent conservation of Sea Music, the sculpture given to Poole in 1991 by artist Anthony Caro, we are exhibiting:

Sea Music in Residence and #LoveSeaMusic 21 October 2017- 7 January 2018 at Poole Museum.

An exhibition of artist residency work from Jonathan Parsons, Amy Bourbon, and writer Becci Louise Fearnley together with a display of work from residents and visitors to Poole in response to Sea Music.

Lecture 4: Anthony Caro: Sculpture in The Landscape

16/11/2017 14:00 - 15:30

A personal view of the work of Anthony Caro by Peter Murray, founder and executive director of Yorkshire Sculpture Park, who worked closely with Caro throughout his career.

Venue: Arts University Bournemouth Lecture Theatre A025 in the North Building. All welcome.

Book here: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/anthony-caro-sculpture-in-the-landscape-tickets-38059337503

Music and Mime - Every Friday (term time only)

17/11/2017 10:30 - 11:30

A fun music and signing group for babies and toddlers at Poole Museum.Sing nursery rhymes, make music and learn simple signs for everyday communication. Suitable for babies and toddlers (0-3 years old)

Every Friday (term time only)  

Booking is not essential, but spaces are limited and will be allocated on a first come first serve basis. FREE

Call Poole Museum on 01202 262600 or email museums@poole.gov.uk for more information.

Discord At Dusk, Re-inventing Sea Music

22/11/2017 17:00 - 17:30
Expect the unexpected at this ten minute live happening, as two artists, Sian Hutchings and Richard Waring, collaborate to create a new audio-visual response to the Sea Music sculpture on the 26th anniversary of its installation on Poole Quay.

Lecture 5: Caro and the Sea Music Commission

22/11/2017 14:00 - 15:30

On the 26th anniversary of the installation of Sea Music, art historian and TV presenter Alistair Sooke will be in conversation with Patrick Cunningham (Studio Manager of Caro studio for over 40 years) discussing how the Sea Music commission evolved 26 years ago. There will be time for questions at the end.

Venue: The Guildhall, Poole BH15 1NF

Book here: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/caro-and-the-sea-music-commission-tickets-38059960366


Seasonal Stories

25/11/2017 11:00 - 15:00

Join us for some festive fun with our Christmas craft activity and story-telling. Free.

Festive refreshments will be available to purchase.

Poole Museum Society Talk - Poole, the First World War and its Legacy

13/12/2017 19:30 - 21:00

An introduction to the project by David Watkins & Katie Heaton of Poole History Centre, followed by our Christmas social and bring and share buffet.

Members of the public are very welcome to come along to Society talks on local history and heritage topics. They take place on the 5th floor of the Museum (unless otherwise stated) and there is a small fee of £2 for non-members. See the link below for details of the autumn meetings with more to come in the spring. No need to book. For more details contact j.oliver48@btinternet.com


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