Explore more...

A WHOLE HISTORY OF FORWARD THINKING


Derby Museums News


Don’t miss what’s coming up

FORMAT FESTIVAL: Lotta Törnroth Friday 13th March - Sunday 17th May: As per opening times


To Wait For the Inevitable From the Sea is a three-part story about the potential catastrophe at sea. Törnroth seeks to discuss and give vindication to historic events that have not been discussed nor documented worthfully in a philosophical way.

Continue Reading

FORMAT FESTIVAL: Nick Sargeant Friday 13th March - Sunday 12th April: As per opening times


Born and educated in Derby much of Sargeant’s photographic work has explored ideas of memory and identity.

Continue Reading

FORMAT FESTIVAL: Peter Watkins Friday 13th March - Sunday 17th May: As per opening times


Nothing haunts us more than forgetting. forgetting can be thought of as a form of death ever present in life. Watkins’ approach to photography begins with this particular form of memory; memory as if viewed through smoked glass, memory that has become murky and reduced by the passage of time.

Continue Reading

FORMAT FESTIVAL: Sarah Pickering Friday 13th March - Sunday 12th April: As per opening times


In Art and Antiquities the viewer is presented with a body of photographs, a series of 2 minute looped film in response to a museum exhibition on Fakes and Forgeries organised by the Art and Antiquities Unit of the Metropolitan Police.

Continue Reading