Exhibitions and Displays

Ribera: Art of Violence
26 September 2018 – 27 January 2019
Ribera: Art of Violence is the first UK show of work by the Spanish Baroque painter, draughtsman and printmaker, Jusepe de Ribera (1591–1652), displaying his most sensational, shocking and masterfully composed works.

Every Sunday throughout Ribera: Art of Violence
These intimate performances, choreographed by the critically acclaimed dancer Dane Hurst, give form to the emotional tensions, psychological resonances and physical impulses in Ribera’s work. Enjoy this event as part of your Sunday visit to Ribera: Art of Violence and expect to be challenged, entertained and enlightened.

Performances are in the Mausoleum at 10.30am, 11.30am, 12.30am, 2.30pm, 3.30pm and 4.30pm each Sunday during Ribera: Art of Violence. Each performance lasts 15 minutes. Entry is free with a Sunday ticket to Ribera: Art of Violence. Viewing spaces within the Mausoleum will be allocated on a first-come basis

Unlocking Paintings: The Art of Work
Until 13 January 2019
Scenes of people at work became incredibly popular in the 17th century. This display offers a snapshot of working life, from fishing and farming to brickmaking and ironmongering.