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Eating In: A celebration of cooking and dining at home

14 February 2015 - 11 April 2015 Treasure House, Gallery 2 This touring exhibition from Leicestershire Museum Service eplores the story of eating, cooking and dining and the way this has changed over time. It also explores the impact of celebrities and the media on eating habits.

Still Alive: The Contemporary Still Life

14 February 2015 - 11 April 2015 Beverley Art Gallery This is, hopefully, the first of a regular opportunity to enjoy shows produced for the Mall Galleries in London, home to the Federation of British Artists. This show demonstrates that the still life painting is still as relevant and inspiring as ever

The Collectors

18 April 2015 - 30 May 2015 Treasure House - Gallery 2 Most museums have a collection of objects, often largely influenced by members of the public with a determination to preserve interesting or unusual items. This exhibition looks at the people who have helped to develop our collections.

Pre-Pop to Post-Human: Collage in the Digital Age

18 April 2015 - 16 May 2015 Beverley Art Gallery In 1952 Eduardo Paolozzi gave a groundbreaking presentation of images collaged from popular magazines, heralding the beginning of Pop Art. This exhibition includes new prints by contemporary artists for whom digital manipulation is the new collage.

@ Work, Rest & Play: Capturing the East Riding

23 May 2015 - 18 July 2015 Beverley Art Gallery The 2nd 'Capturing the East Riding' photography competition was run last autumn, on the theme of @Work, Rest & Play. The top 100 entries will be on display, and provide a fascinating take on what life in the East Riding means to its people.

Everything YOU want it to be: The WI Inspiring Women for 100 Years

06 June 2015 - 01 August 2015 Treasure House - Gallery 2 The Women's Institute, formed in 1915 to revitalise rural communities and encourage women to become more involved in producing food during WW1, is today the biggest voluntary women's organisation in the UK. This exhibition tells the WI's local story.

Water Works: Mixed Media Art by Ebor

25 July 2015 - 05 September 2015 Beverley Art Gallery There are currently 9 members of the Ebor Group who travel from around Yorkshire to meet up in York to share ideas and develop their working practices. In this show they have taken their inspiration from a range of seascapes in our collections.

Three Men and Their Boats: Artists and Designers of the Humber Yawl Club

08 August 2015 - 10 October 2015 Treasure House - Gallery 2 The Humber Yawl Club was formed in 1883 by canoeists who felt the Humber Estuary required sturdier craft. Some of the Club's early members designed and built their own boats. This exhibition explores the creative output of 3 of the members.

Modern Art on the Table

12 September 2015 - 27 November 2015 Beverley Art Gallery This exhibition revisits an unusual design experiment at Harrods in London in 1934 in which painters, sculptors, illustrators and muralists worked with ceramic factories to produce tableware for everyday use to try to raise standards of design.

'Everybody's Darling': the First World War Nurse

17 October 2015 - 05 December 2015 Gallery Two This touring exhibition by Emma Warren Exhibitions reveals the essential role of nurses in the First World War, and features the iconic romanticised images of nurses tending injured servicemen as well as original artefacts.