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Curator in Residence 2016

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During the Summer of 2016, The Fan Museum’s curators will be in residence to offer short talks on the museum’s collections and fan handling sessions.

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The Fan Museum will offer visitors an insight into the displays and collections with short talks and other activities.  These will cover a range of themes including the art of fan painting, an Elizabethan folding fan and highlights from the museum’s rotating schedule of temporary exhibitions.

Short talks/handling sessions will be given on the hour every hour from 13.00hrs onwards.  A schedule will be available online prior to each event.

Due to private functions, there will be no ‘Curator in Residence’ event for May 2016.  The next event will take place on Saturday 18 June 2016.

 

 

 

Upcoming Events

Talking Fans > Illustrating Fashionable Fans

Wednesday 27 October 2021 at 19.00 hrs BST

Georges Barbier, Paul Iribe and Georges Lepape; three masters of fashion illustration who dominated the pages of early 20th century fashion magazines. These artists translated the period’s fashionable trends onto exclusive fan designs for couturiers, department stores and perfumiers. Join The Fan Museum’s assistant curator Scott Schiavone as he explores the lives and work of Georges Barbier, Paul Iribe and George Lepape and their contribution to early 20th century fashion and fans.

 

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Adults: £5.00
Children (age 7-16): £3.00
Concessions: £3.00
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Museum office is open Monday to Friday 1000-1600.

The Museum office is open Monday to Friday 10.00 – 16.00 hrs. For all enquiries, please email info@thefanmuseum.org.uk or call 0208 305 1441.