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Upcoming events

Disappointment in Love: Anti-Valentine’s Day Card-Making


2 February 2019 14:00 - 15:00


Bethlem Museum of the Mind
Bethlem Royal Hospital
Monks Orchard Road
Kent BR3 3BX

Visual artist Xavier Hilts will lead a card making workshop inspired by the illustration from the book ‘Anatomy of Melancholy’ and the themes written in the chapter ‘Disappointment in Love’.

Image: Charles Sims, My Pain Beneath Thy Sheltering Hand, c.1927 (detail)