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Sat 15 September 2018 9:00AM - 5:00PM

International Sculpture Exhbition

Five striking, contemporary works by renowned Romanian sculptor Liviu Mocan are on display outside Great St Mary’s Church, Cambridge.

9:30AM - 4:00PM

Highlight Local Food Fair at Madingley Hall

Celebrating the best in local artisan food and produce, from butchers and bakers to local gin makers, this pop-up farmers' market returns for its second year. Experience taste sensations in the glorious setting of Madingley Hall and grounds.

10:00AM - 5:00PM

Designers & Jewellery 1850 –1940: Jewellery & Metalwork from The Fitzwilliam Museum

Showcasing little-known treasures from the Fitzwilliam Museum’s outstanding permanent collection, this exhibition celebrates exquisitely-designed and often hand-crafted jewellery and metalwork, dating from the late 19th and early 20th centuries.

10:00AM - 5:00PM

Sampled Lives: Samplers from the Fitzwilliam Museum

Showcasing over 100 samplers from the Museum’s excellent but often unseen collection, this display highlights the importance of samplers as documentary evidence of past lives.

10:00AM - 6:00PM

Highlight Reproductivities: Remaking Life

An exhibition of work by Gina Glover and Camilla Lyon

11:00AM - 1:00PM

Adult Dance and Architecture workshop

Create your own choreographed response to Eva Rothschild and Joe Moran’s exhibition and the architecture of Kettle’s Yard with dance artist Filipa Pereira-Stubbs.

11:00AM - 5:00PM


Across four weeks Kettle’s Yard will present a programme of quick-fire exhibitions, each lasting for only one week. Week 1 features the work of sculptor Eva Rothschild and choreographer Joe Moran.

11:00AM - 5:00PM

fig-futures, WEEK 2 / OREET ASHERY

Across four weeks Kettle’s Yard will present a programme of quick-fire exhibitions, each lasting for only one week. Week 2 features the work of artist Oreet Ashery.

11:00AM - 5:00PM

The Humility of Plaster: Florian Roithmayr

Research material by Florian Roithmayr will be on display in the research space at Kettle's Yard.

12:00PM - 5:00PM


The eighth exhibition at the Heong Gallery brings together a collection of contemporary American and British prints from the British Museum, and works in various media from private lenders, including prints, postcards, books, diagrammatic drawing, sign painting, tape recording, neon, LED, enamel plaques, bunting, and campaign posters.

1:00PM - 3:30PM

Highlight Curious Nature and Open Lab visits

The natural world around us is a curious place! Visit the Genome Gallery during one of the Wellcome Genome Campus Open Saturdays to explore our latest family-friendly exhibition, and discover how genome sequencing is helping us uncover much more about it. Also visit Open Lab, our exciting new space to learn about the current science, history, and ethos of the Wellcome Genome Campus.