Events Diary

The World Heritage Site is a hive of activity, with many concerts, plays, talks and other events. What will you find of interest?

The events shown are taking place on or around Durham World Heritage Site. If you are organising an event, please tell us about it.

Opening the Door: Discovering Durham University's Western Art Collection

  • 21 Tuesday 21st March 2017 from 10.00am to 4.00pm Location: Bishop Auckland Town Hall, Market Place, Bishop Auckland, County Durham, DL14 7NP Tickets Free entry

    More information from www.bishopaucklandtownhall.org.uk/

Opening the Door: Discovering Durham University's Western Art Collection
Bishop Auckland Town Hall, McGuinness Gallery


Open from 21st January to 24th March

Durham University's Western Art Collection contains a significant number of prints by leading artists and is one of the most important university collections of 20th and 21st century art in the
UK.  This exhibition explores the different printing techniques used by artists, from early methods of woodcut printing to more contemporary screen and digital printing techniques and features works by Andy Warhol, Elizabeth Frink, Eduardo Paolozzi and Patrick Heron.

www.bishopaucklandtownhall.org.uk/whats-on/exhibitions/

Monday to Friday 10am to 4pm

Saturday 9:30am to 12:30pm

Sunday closed

Free entry