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In Search of New Forms

This exhibition draws on Kettle’s Yard’s extensive collection holdings of abstract painting, collages and prints that date from the 1960s to the 1980s.

10:00AM - 5:00PM

An amateur’s passion: Lord Fitzwilliam’s print collection

This exhibition looks at what interested Lord Fitzwilliam most in acquiring and ordering his print collection, and features examples of his albums, rarely seen in public but offering a fascinating insight into the mind of a late 18th century collector.

10:00AM - 5:00PM

Being Modern: Kettle’s Yard at the Fitzwilliam Museum

Works by artists who sought to make a new art responding to the modern world are brought together.

10:00AM - 5:00PM

Celebrating the First 200 Years: The Fitzwilliam Museum 1816 - 2016

Running throughout 2016, this exhibition will explore the Fitzwilliam’s past, present and future.

10:00AM - 5:00PM

Highlight COLOUR: the art and science of illuminated manuscripts

The final major exhibition for 2016 celebrates the Fitzwilliam’s bicentenary with a stunning display of 150 illuminated manuscripts from its rich collections.

10:00AM - 5:00PM

Inside the Macclesfield Psalter

Step inside the world – and the mind – of the Macclesfield Psalter’s artists in a unique, dreamlike experience.

10:00AM - 5:00PM

Realisation: Recent prints by Susan Aldworth and Jane Dixon

This exhibition of beautiful contemporary prints by two British artists challenges our assumptions of reality and identity.

10:00AM - 6:00PM

A Place to See Art

From the Archive: Exhibitions at Kettle’s Yard 1970–2015

3:00PM - 5:00PM

Counterpoints: Contemporary Russian Art at Wolfson College

From October to December 2016, Wolfson College is hosting an exciting exhibition of Russian art by contemporary artist Alexei Lantsev. The exhibition includes never-before-exhibited large scale canvases in the Dining Hall and recent work from his much-loved international series of travel paintings in The Gallery.


Highlight Cambridge Philharmonic Orchestra with Matthew Trusler

Mahler: TotenFeier Shostakovich: Violin Concerto No. 1 Rachmaninov: Symphonic Dances Conductor: Timothy Redmond Violin: Matthew Trusler

7:30PM - 8:45PM

Trinity Hall Concert: Anniversary of the Organ

10th Anniversary Celebration of the Carsten Lund Organ and the launch of the latest Trinity Hall CD 'The Young J.S. Bach'.