At the Kids in Museums office on work experience, Ania Gordon was excited to be able to go to the preview of the First World War galleries at the Imperial War Museum in London that reopens on 19th July.
The £40 million transformation of the First World War Galleries at the … Read more
Added: July 17, 2014Comments: 0
Colour, fundamental to every child’s introduction to art, is the focus of the National Gallery’s current exhibition. Kids in Museums volunteer, Miriam Sassoon went with her 5 year old son to explore the history and science behind it and how new discoveries and technologies have influenced artworks through the ages.
It’s … Read more
Added: July 17, 2014Comments: 1
Kids in Museums volunteer Maggie Monteath has always enjoyed the Royal Academy’s Summer Exhibition and was delighted to visit it on behalf of Kids in Museums.
There are so many things I loved about this exhibition. For starters there’s very little text and no names on anything (although you can look … Read more
Added: July 1, 2014Comments: 0
Mathilde Brault, a volunteer for Kids in Museums, went to see an exhibition of artworks created by children at the National Gallery.
“Welcome to the National Gallery, my name is Lucy and I’m here to help you” says a little yet confident voice at the door. You just stepped into one … Read more
Added: June 20, 2014Comments: 0
A keen reader of Jacqueline Wilson’s books as a child, Kids in Museums volunteer Rachel Job jumped at the chance to learn about life and works at the V&A Museum of Childhood. We accompany her review with listings of other Wilson events.
This exhibition starts in Dame Jacqueline’s childhood bedroom and … Read more
Added: June 3, 2014Comments: 0
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