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Our Blog - Tag: in the frame

“Dancing Cats” by Stanley Lench

21 April 2017
Art, Exhibitions

"Scaling the Citadel" curator Rebecca Lodge takes a deeper look at one of Stanley Lench's earliest works, "Dancing Cats." 

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In the Frame: ‘Dancing Cats’ by Stanley Lench

20 January 2016
Archives, Art, Personal Accounts

A peek into the vibrant world of Stanley Lench, written by one of our volunteers. 

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In the Frame: Portrait Studies of Figures in Eastern Dress

04 December 2015
Archives, Exhibitions, Personal Accounts

Take a look inside Richard Dadd’s sketchbook and discover his Middle Eastern Journey.

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In the Frame for February 2014: Elise Pacquette’s ‘Eating the Heart Out’

04 February 2015
Art, Collection

This month's 'In the Frame' is written by Mansions in the Orchard Researcher, Dr Jennifer Walke.

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In the Frame for January 2015: Olivia Gillow’s ‘Insistent Rub’

05 January 2015
Art, Collection

Read this month's 'In the Frame' from Conservator, Jillian Gregory.

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In the Frame: Architectural Drawing of the New Bethlem Hospital

26 November 2014
Art

This month's In the Frame image can be purchased as an Advent calendar, as our Archivist explains...but be quick!

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In The Frame for November 2014: Stanley Lench’s ‘Malevich’

04 November 2014
Art, Collection

Read this month's 'In The Frame' from our former Registrar, Rebecca, who sadly left us last month for pastures new.

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In the Frame October 2014: Richard Newton’s ‘A Visit to Bedlam’

26 September 2014
Art

Find out more about the practice of visiting Bethlem in the 18th century.

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In The Frame: Bryan Charnley and the art of schizophrenia

09 September 2014
Art, Exhibitions, Collection

Bryan Charnley was a British artist who sought to capture in paint the experience of schizophrenia. On the occasion of an upcoming exhibition at the Museum of the Mind, we explore his life and work. 

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In the Frame for August 2014: Figgy Fox’s ‘Welcome to My Psychosis’

05 August 2014
Art

Volunteer Dylan tells us his thoughts on Figgy Fox's intriguing work, 'Welcome to my Psychosis'.

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In the Frame for July 2014: Valerie Potter’s ‘Untitled’

01 July 2014
Art, Collection

This month's 'In The Frame' is kindly contributed by reader Jenni Lidyard, who looks at Valerie Potter's, 'Untitled'.

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In the Frame for June 2014: Stanley Spencer from Pallant House

04 June 2014
Art, Exhibitions

This month's 'In the Frame' goes on holiday to Pallant House Gallery in Chichester, where Assistant Curator, Katy Norris, writes about their collection of Stanley Spencer artworks

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In the Frame for May 2014: Nick El Fry’s ‘Self Portrait as Saint Paul’

16 May 2014
Art, Collection

This month's 'In the Frame' is written by volunteer, Kirsten Tambling.

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In the Frame for April 2014: Augusta Strömberg

07 April 2014
Art

This month, In the Frame goes on holiday to Uppsala, Sweden.

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In the Frame for March 2014: James Tilly Matthews’ ‘Air Loom’

04 March 2014
Art, Collection

This month one of our new volunteers, Harry, shares his thoughts on James Tilly Matthews

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