COMING HOME

by George Sfougaras (Greece/UK) and Leicester ROOTS Group (International)

7 JUNE - 22 SEPTEMBER

FREE / SUITABLE FOR CHILDREN

One of the most popular pictures in the National Portrait Gallery collection, the iconic portrait of King Richard III,
is being loaned to New Walk Museum & Art Gallery as part of the National Portrait Gallery’s national COMING HOME project.


Journeys Festival International’s ROOTS group members Maya, Minaz, Manoj, Bharti, Cloud, Saliha and Zahid have worked with artists Linda Harding (Leicester Arts and Museums Community Engagement Officer), and George Sfougaras, to produce artworks inspired by themes of home and identity.

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TIMES AND LOCATION

Monday - Friday

11.00am - 4.30pm

Saturday - Sunday

11.00am - 5.00pm

New Walk Museum and Art Gallery

53 New Walk, Leicester. LE1 7EA

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PRODUCERS OF

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AWARDED FESTIVAL OF SANCTUARY

AWARDED EFFE REMARKABLE ARTS FESTIVAL AWARD 2019-2020

SUPPORTED BY

ArtReach (Trust) LTD Head Office LCB Depot, 31 Rutland Street, Leicester. LE1 1RA

Registered Office at LCB Depot, 31 Rutland Street, Leicester, LE1 1RE. Reg Number 06669673

England Charity Reg No. 1180816