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Current Exhibitions

 

Michael Sullivan: A Life of Art and Friendship

11 Mar 2014 to 14 Sep 2014

Michael Sullivan, who died aged 96 in September 2013, was a leading scholar of Chinese art.

Gallery 11 | Admission Free | More Info

Joseph Beuys & Jörg Immendorff: Art Belongs To The People!

10 Apr 2014 to 31 Aug 2014

The Ashmolean is delighted to announce the next exhibition in its collaboration with the Hall Art Foundation with the opening of Art Belongs To The People!. Curated by Sir Norman Rosenthal, the exhibition shows a selection of important works by two outstanding German artists, Joseph Beuys (1921–1986) and Jörg Immendorff (1945–2007).

Gallery 2 | Admission Free | More Info

Lure of the East: Selections from the Christopher Gandy Collection

15 Apr 2014 to 27 Jul 2014

Christopher Gandy spent over 30 years in diplomatic posts in the Middle East. He developed a strong appreciation for the art and architecture of the region which fuelled his subsequent passion for collecting Islamic art during his retirement.

Gallery 29 | Admission Free | More Info

Lest We Forget: Commemorating the Great War

20 May 2014 to 23 Dec 2014

This display commemorates the First World War as evidenced in coins, medals and banknotes.

Gallery 7 | Admission Free | More Info

Discovering Tutankhamun

24 Jul 2014 to 2 Nov 2014

Howard Carter’s excavation of the tomb of Tutankhamun in 1922 was one of the most significant archaeological discoveries of the 20th century.

Galleries 57–61 | Ticketed | More Info