Special Exhibitions

New Perspectives

20 January 2018 - 27 October 2018

Starting in January the exhibition will showcase new work by contemporary artists who have drawn inspiration from the unseen collections that VG&M holds, giving these works a ‘new perspective’.

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Play it Again Use it Together

14 September - 24 November 2018

With a particular focus on copyright-expired hit records from the 1920s, 30s, 40s and 50s, artists Eileen Simpson and Ben White will temporarily re-house the IPM archive in one of the galleries at the Victoria Gallery & Museum for the duration of the exhibition, making it fully accessible and public for the first time.

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Book of the Dead: Passport through the Underworld

21 October 2017 - 15 September 2018

Take a journey through the Egyptian underworld and discover whether you have earned eternal life.

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VGM@10

Throughout 2018

This year we are celebrating our 10th anniversary with an exciting programme of exhibitions.

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2018 Biennial

14 July 2018- 28 October 2018

The 10th edition Beautiful world, where are you? invites artists and audiences to reflect on a world of social, political and economic turmoil.

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Voices of 68

17 November - 15 December 2018

1968: a pivotal year, and not just for Northern Ireland. National Museums NI’s new exhibition encourages a fresh look at this crucial period in Northern Ireland’s history. It is told in the words of some of those most directly involved at the time.

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Micrographia

Micrographia

On the 350th anniversary of the publication of 'Micrographia', this is an exhibition that introduces the legacy of its author Robert Hooke.

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