Text size High contrast Default contrast

Talks, lectures, or special events

Thursday 9 January to Thursday 31 July 2014
Behind-the-scenes tours
Behind-the-scenes tours
£30 per group

Join volunteer guides on a 40-minute tour of the reserve collections and learn about the conservation, display and storage of objects. There are over one million objects in RAMM’s collection and only...

  • RAMM
  • Thursday 9 January to Thursday 31 July 2014
More details
Tuesday 29 April 2014
Evening lecture: British Naval Warship Figureheads: a carver’s art
Evening lecture: British Naval Warship Figureheads: a carver’s art
£7.50

Rear Admiral David Pulvertaft will talk about the origins, designs and styles of these historic carvings with an emphasis on those that were created in Georgian and Victorian times by the Dickerson family...

  • 6.30pm
  • RAMM
  • Tuesday 29 April 2014
More details
Saturday 3 May 2014
Live at RAMM: Sheelanagig
Live at RAMM: Sheelanagig

Bar opens 7pm for 7.30pm start. All standing. A special evening of live music and DJs headlined by Sheelanagig. Their unique blend of Balkan folk mayhem incorporates aspects of street theatre, elements of...

  • 7pm - 11pm
  • RAMM
  • Saturday 3 May 2014
More details
Tuesday 6 May 2014
WEA course: Pattern Design for Fashion, Art and Textiles
WEA course: Pattern Design for Fashion, Art and Textiles
£66 at WEA

Each week tutor Nicci Wonnacott will look at a different area of RAMM’s anthology to inform understanding of pattern and design. Sketching from the collections, participants will develop ideas...

  • 10am - 1pm
  • RAMM
  • Tuesday 6 May 2014
More details
Tuesday 6 May 2014
WEA course: Drawing from the Museum’s Collections 2014
WEA course: Drawing from the Museum’s Collections 2014
£44 at WEA

By examining some of RAMM’s collections, tutor Nicci Wonnacott will take a journey discussing and considering the historical, geographical and creative ideas that tell the story of the objects....

  • 1.30pm - 3.30pm
  • RAMM
  • Tuesday 6 May 2014
More details
Wednesday 7 May 2014
WEA course: Developing Ideas from Drawing Museum’s Collections
WEA course: Developing Ideas from Drawing Museum’s Collections
£44 at WEA

An opportunity to progress drawings and ideas into new work, through idea development, working on large scale drawings and paintings and developing ideas for illustration and art to create interesting and...

  • 1.30pm - 3.30pm
  • Exeter Phoenix
  • Wednesday 7 May 2014
More details
Wednesday 7 May 2014
Rathbones Spring Concert Series 2014 – Tom Poster, piano
Rathbones Spring Concert Series 2014 – Tom Poster, piano
Tickets: £18 (£16)

Classical music in the setting of the British Wildlife Photography Awards exhibition. The programme Schubert Two Impromptus, D. 899 Nos 1 and 2 Beethoven – Sonata in D Major, Op.28...

  • 7.30pm - 9.15pm
  • RAMM
  • Wednesday 7 May 2014
More details
Wednesday 7 May 2014
WEA course: Developing ideas from Pattern Design
WEA course: Developing ideas from Pattern Design
£66 at WEA

This course will offer an exciting chance to develop sketches and designs into new creations, through design processes. Participants will work through large scale drawings and paintings to develop ideas for...

  • 10am - 1pm
  • Exeter Phoenix
  • Wednesday 7 May 2014
More details
Wednesday 7 May 2014
Devon Recovery Learning Community (DRLC) Course: Collections and Identity
Devon Recovery Learning Community (DRLC) Course: Collections and Identity
FREE

An opportunity to explore the theme of identity in relation to objects and collections. People’s attraction to objects (or repulsion) reveals aspects of who we are and our place in the world. Taking...

  • 2pm - 4pm
  • RAMM
  • Wednesday 7 May 2014
More details
Thursday 8 May 2014
Lunchtime lecture: Repatriation – addressing sensitivity and multiple voices at RAMM
Lunchtime lecture: Repatriation – addressing sensitivity and multiple voices at RAMM
£5 from 8 April

Since 1997, RAMM has continued to play a role in repatriating human remains and objects considered sacred or culturally important to originating communities. This hasn’t been an easy journey for an...

  • 1.10pm
  • RAMM
  • Thursday 8 May 2014
More details