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Summer Exhibition Teachers Evening & Private View

Summer Exhibition Teachers Evening & Private View

18 June 2013

Teachers and youth workers are invited to join us for a private view of our summer exhibition Exchange by Clare Twomey.

Sunday Afternoon Concert

Sunday Afternoon Concert

16 June 2013, 15:00 - 16:00

Pianist by James Brawn performs Mussorgsky's Pictures at an Exhibition.

Exchange: 1,000 Good Deeds at the Foundling Museum

Exchange: 1,000 Good Deeds at the Foundling Museum

14 June 2013 - 15 September 2013, 10:00 - 17:00

A new, site-specific commission from acclaimed British ceramic artist Clare Twomey gives visitors to the Foundling Museum the opportunity to take home a unique work of art, but only on condition they carry out a specific good deed.

Lunchtime Concert

Lunchtime Concert

13 June 2013, 13:00 - 14:00

Recital by violinist Katy Smith, a recipient of the Philharmonia Orchestra Martin Musical Scholarship Fund.

Open Square Gardens Weekend

Open Square Gardens Weekend

08 June 2013 - 09 June 2013, 10:00 - 17:00

Free admission to the Museum for Open Garden Square Weekend ticket holders.

Talk: Emma Woodhouse and ‘the Children In Brunswick Square’

Talk: Emma Woodhouse and ‘the Children In Brunswick Square’

08 June 2013, 11:00

Join Professor Laurie Kaplan as she discusses Brunswick Square, the location which opens and closes Jane Austen’s Emma.

Folk at the Foundling: Martin Carthy and Nathaniel Mann - SOLD OUT

Folk at the Foundling: Martin Carthy and Nathaniel Mann - SOLD OUT

07 June 2013, 18:30

Join us for a performance by Nathaniel Mann followed by Martin Carthy.

Lunchtime Concert

Lunchtime Concert

06 June 2013, 13.00 - 14.00

Part of the New London Orchestra Young Performers Concert series featuring musicians from Australia.

NZ-UK Link Foundation - Lecture 3: Child Protection – Rights, Research and Policy

NZ-UK Link Foundation - Lecture 3: Child Protection – Rights, Research and Policy

05 June 2013, 17:45

This lecture looks critically at the policy recommendations and argues for a greater consideration for children’s participation rights, strengths rather than deficits, awareness of causes (especially poverty), and family support rather than surveillance.

Foundling Walks - The Poor, The Wise And The Fortunate

Foundling Walks - The Poor, The Wise And The Fortunate

02 June 2013, 12:30 - 14:00

This season join us for the launch of our summer Foundling Walks. Each walk ends at the Foundling Museum in time for one of the many concerts held in our Picture Gallery.