What's On

Foundling Walk : Exhibition Special

Foundling Walk : Exhibition Special

27 February 2015, 11:00 - 13:00

Explore the life and work of Jacob Epstein with Janice Liverseidge

Curator's talk

Curator's talk

26 February 2015, 18:30 - 20:30

Guest Exhibition Curator, Gill Hedley, explores Sir Jacob Epstein’s life and work in Bloomsbury.

Handel's Birthday Concert: Academy of Ancient Music

Handel's Birthday Concert: Academy of Ancient Music

23 February 2015, 18:00 - 21:00

Celebrate the 330th Birthday of George Frideric Handel with the Academy of Ancient Music, as they perform a selection of pieces by the composer and his contemporaries.

Family Workshop: Memorial Medals

Family Workshop: Memorial Medals

20 February 2015, 10:30 - 16:00

Many former pupils of the Foundling Hospital joined the military, and many were awarded medals for acts of bravery. Design and make a special medal to give someone or commemorate a particular event in their life.

Bach to Baby

Bach to Baby

19 February 2015, 10:30 - 11:30

Bach to Baby is an innovative classical concert for babies created by mum and pianist, Miaomiao Yu. Concerts at the Foundling Museum are inspired by Handel and bring classical music to babies and parents. Tickets include free entry to the Museum.

Creative Collaborations: Educators Event

Creative Collaborations: Educators Event

19 February 2015, 13:00 - 15:00

To accompany the exhibition Sir Jacob Epstein: Babies and Bloomsbury, educators can explore the Museum’s Collections and take part in a CPD sculpture workshop, before walking to the Charles Dickens Museum to discover the author’s home and take part in a butter churning workshop, inspired by an authentic recipe of Catherine Dickens.

Family Workshop: Super Sculpture

Family Workshop: Super Sculpture

18 February 2015, 10:30 - 16:00

Create clay sculpture inspired by the striking portraits of babies, children and their mothers in the exhibition, Sir Jacob Epstein: Babies and Bloomsbury. With artist Shelly Wain.

Sunday Concert

Sunday Concert

15 February 2015, 15:00 - 16:00

Pianist Catherine Leonard returns to perform Romantic piano classics on the Museum’s beautiful 1923 Broadwood piano

Film Screening: The White Balloon

Film Screening: The White Balloon

12 February 2015, 18:30 - 21:00

The White Balloon (1995) will be screened in the Picture Gallery as part of the Cinema of Childhood tour

Lunchtime Concert

Lunchtime Concert

12 February 2015, 13:00 - 14:00

Recital by violinist Clara Danchin in the Picture Gallery, including works by Debussy, Mozart and Glière