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Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Exeter and Plymouth City Museum & Art Gallery

Exeter City Museums and Art Gallery Service exists to enable people to explore their past and present for inspiration, learning and enjoyment. The collections document the natural and cultural history of the city within a regional, national and international context, helping people to develop an appreciation and understanding of their wider as well as immediate environment. The service manages and cares for these collections.

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Websites: www.rammuseum.org.ukwww.plymouth.gov.uk

Funding awards

  • 2012-2013: £1,263,596
  • 2013-2014: £1,099,999
  • 2014-2015: £1,100,000

Video feed

Benedict Rubbra:The Work (4/4)

Benedict Rubbra: Eye to Image - 2 May to 2 Aug 2015 Inspired by Florentine renaissance artists, searching for a balance between form, colour and light, using his own unusual technique, Benedict Rubbra: Eye to Image starts at RAMM on 2 May - Video 4 of 4: The Work

Benedict Rubbra: The Model (3/4)

Benedict Rubbra: Eye to Image - 2 May to 2 Aug 2015 Inspired by Florentine renaissance artists, searching for a balance between form, colour and light, using his own unusual technique, Benedict Rubbra: Eye to Image starts at RAMM on 2 May - Video 3 of 4: The model.

Benedict Rubbra: A New Technique (2/4)

Benedict Rubbra: Eye to Image - 2 May to 2 Aug 2015 Inspired by Florentine renaissance artists, searching for a balance between form, colour and light, using his own unusual technique, Benedict Rubbra: Eye to Image starts at RAMM on 2 May - Video 2 of 4: A New Technique

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Benedict Rubbra: The Exhibition (1/4)

Benedict Rubbra: Eye to Image - 2 May to 2 Aug 2015 Inspired by Florentine renaissance artists, searching for a balance between form, colour and light, using his own unusual technique, Benedict Rubbra: Eye to Image starts at RAMM on 2 May - Video 1 of 4: The exhibition.

Faces of Conflict

An introduction to the Faces of Conflict exhibition, held at RAMM from 17 January to 5 April 2015: http://www.rammuseum.org.uk/exhibitions/faces-of-conflict

Timelapse: Installation of Paddy Hartley's 'Crossword Piece'

Ever looked at a piece in an exhibition and wondered how it was installed? Well wonder no longer! We filmed our exhibition team installing Paddy Hartley's work in our Faces of Conflict exhibition and condensed it into a minute! You can see Paddy's work in the exhibition until 5 April 2015: http://www.rammuseum.org.uk/exhibitions/faces-of-conflict

Eleanor Crook wood carving demonstration

We're joined today by the artist Eleanor Crook, who's giving an amazing demo of Gothic wood carving techniques. Here's a snippet of what she's up to, courtesy of Hyperlapse.

Laurie finds love at RAMM

Laurie the lonely penguin comes to RAMM for a look around…but will he manage to find that special penguin to share his life with?

Ghosts and other Grave Doings - an evening of Gothic Poetry

Dr Sian Harris, Lecturer in English at the University of Exeter, lets us know what to expect at 'Ghosts and other Grave Doings' on Wednesday 10 December: http://www.rammuseum.org.uk/whats-on/ghosts-and-other-grave-doings Join us to revel in some of the most frightful and fiendish literature produced over the last two and a half centuries!

My favourite object

Visitors talk about their favourite objects

Art and Soul: Dr Joanne Parker

Dr Joanne Parker, co-curator of Art and Soul, on why you should come and see the exhibition: http://www.rammuseum.org.uk/exhibitions/art-soul-victorians-and-the-gothic

Art and Soul: Dr Corinna Wagner

Why should you come and see Art and Soul? Dr Corinna Wagner, co-curator of the exhibition, has some thoughts... http://www.rammuseum.org.uk/exhibitions/art-soul-victorians-and-the-gothic

Art and Soul: Chris Costelloe

Chris Costelloe, Director of the Victorian Society, lets us know what he thinks of our Art and Soul exhibition: http://www.rammuseum.org.uk/exhibitions/art-soul-victorians-and-the-gothic

Art and Soul: Professor Andrew Thorpe

Professor Andrew Thorpe, Dean of the College of Humanities at the University of Exeter, gives his thoughts on our Art and Soul exhibition: http://www.rammuseum.org.uk/exhibitions/art-soul-victorians-and-the-gothic

Art and Soul: Dr Andy Brown

Dr Andy Brown, Director of the Creative Writing programme at the University of Exeter, gives his thoughts on our Art and Soul exhibition: http://www.rammuseum.org.uk/exhibitions/art-soul-victorians-and-the-gothic

Victorian Gothic: An All Consuming Passion?

Dr Corinna Wagner, University of Exeter, discusses the upcoming panel discussion on Victorian Gothic, coming to RAMM on Wednesday 3 December: http://www.rammuseum.org.uk/whats-on/victorian-gothic-an-all-consuming-passion

Milly's first vist to RAMM

A short film showing a young visitor exploring RAMM. Video provided as support in kind by Exesight Photography

Chinese compass video

One group chose to investigate this Chinese compass. After taking photographs of the object and carrying out independent research, they interviewed Curator Tony Eccles about it.

Tesuque Rain Gods interview

One group chose to investigate these 'rain god' figures, or 'munas'. After taking photographs of the object and carrying out independent research, they interviewed Curator Tony Eccles about them.

Tasmanian Shell Necklace interview

One group chose to investigate this Tasmanian shell necklace. After taking photographs of the object and carrying out independent research, they interviewed Curator Tony Eccles about the necklace and its significance.

Gilbert & George - What do you think?

A video about the Gilbert & George exhibition at the Royal Albert Memorial Museum & Art Gallery, Exeter, UK. Visitors to the exhibition are offered badges to indicate their response to the art of Gilbert & George. The Gilbert & George ARTIST ROOMS exhibition runs at the Royal Albert Memorial Museum & Art Gallery from 22 March until 22 June 2014. Entrance is free. Video by Jim Wileman

Exeter Model

A model of Exeter inspired by the Exeter map in the West Country to World's End exhibition

Armada Animation 2014

An animation showing the Spanish Armada in 1588 - part of activities around our West Country to Worl's End exhibtion

VANISHING by Sam Randall, performed by Anthony Richards

'GRIPPING YARNS' was a partnership project between RAMM, Exeter Northcott Theatre and Show Of Strength Theatre Company. We worked with writers to develop scripts for live performance inspired by exhibits in the museum. In May 2012 we staged a weekend of 12 different shows in different parts of the museum. In July 2013 we recorded 6 of these pieces for RAMM's website. 2012 live performances directed by Tony Liddington. 2013 recordings directed by Sheila Hannon at Broadwater Studios, Exeter.

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Contact details

http://www.exeter.gov.uk/RAMM

Queen Street
Exeter
EX4 3RX

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