Joint ticket offer
You can visit both Postwar Modern: New Art in Britain 1945-1965 and Our Time on Earth for the discounted price of just £25. Simply add tickets for each exhibition to your basket and the saving will be automatically generated when you check out.
Anwar Jalal Shemza
Francis Newton Souza
We asked three female contemporary female artists (Clare Twomey, Kate Malone and Pheobe Cummings) to speak about the life and work of three of the female artists in the our Postwar Modern exhibition (Elisabeth Frink, Kim Lim and Lucie Rie).
Read the Postwar Modern exhibition guide and get yourself familiar with the works before you visit. Featuring section introductions and a gallery map.
The curator of the exhibition takes us through some of their highlights, uncovering some of the stories behind the making of the show and sharing more about the artists' stories.
A collection of pioneering early electronica & experimental pop music from 1957-1963. Looking forward to the space age from the ashes and austerity of war time. Created by Death is Not the End to coincide with Postwar Modern.
Curator Jane Alison, plus advisors Ben Highmore and Hammad Nasar introduce us to the themes and ideas behind the exhibition.
Curatorial Assistant Michal Goldschmidt introduces four artists from the exhibition: Anwar Jalal Shemza, Franciszka Themerson, Kim Lim and Shirley Baker. Drawing from their own writings, she shines a light on their life and work.
Entry to the Art Gallery is free for all students in Key Stages 1-3. A discounted group booking rate of £3 per student is available to students in formal education groups up to the age of 19.
School Visiting Slots
We will be running a series of schools-only viewing slots for groups of up to 30 students to view the exhibition and receive a tour. The dates available are:
Thu 5 May 2-3pm
Tue 10 May 10-11am
Thu 12 May 2-3pm
Tue 17 May 10-11am
Thu 19 May 2-3pm
Tue 24 May 10-11am
Thu 26 May 2-3pm
Tue 7 Jun 10-11am
Thu 9 Jun 2-3pm
Tue 14 Jun 10-11am
Thu 16 Jun 2-3pm
Please note that schools are still welcome to visit outside of these hours!
Tours and Workshops
We will also be offering guided tours of the exhibition for £35 per class of 30.
There is also the option of booking a workshop with multimedia artist Aphra Shemza either before or after your visit for £100 per class of 30.
Please contact us at [email protected] with all booking inquiries and questions.
Download our Learning Resource, suitable for all key stage curriculum teachers. This resource is for and education leaders to help aid and inform their visit to the exhibition.