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William Etty – Art and Controversy

25 June, 2011 – 22 January, 2012 This major exhibition took a fresh look at the works of York-born artist William Etty RA (1787-1849) and uncovered the reasons for his controversial reputation. It was the first comprehensive reassessment of his art for more than 50 years.

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Previous Exhibitions

HUMAN NATURE 21 October 2020 – 9 May 2021 Jointly curated by York Mediale and York Museums Trust, visitors discovered how the human body is hardwired, synchronised and inextricably linked to nature. Find out more here. FUTURE GREATS: AESTHETICA ART PRIZE 2020 March 2020 – February 2021 The Aesthetica Art Prize is a celebration of […]

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