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Arnold Bennett Collection

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The Arnold Bennett Collection is wide ranging, encompassing paintings and drawings by Bennett, letters, manuscripts, plays, photographs and books. It also includes objects owned by Bennett and his family. The collection has been put together over many years. Many items were donated to the City of Stoke-on-Trent in the 1950s when the Arnold Bennett Museum […]

Arnold Bennett in Life and Art

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18/02/2017 – 02/07/2017

Art UK Online

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The museum has partnered with the Art UK Shop to reproduce some of our fabulous artworks in print. You could now have a printed version of one of your favourite paintings to display in your home. Choose from landscapes, portraits, still life, local scenes and early 20th-century modern British art. The full range can be […]

Arts Award

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The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery is an Arts Award Supporter venue. We have a wide range of different activities to help you achieve your Arts Award qualification. We can help you to gain your Discover, Explore, Bronze, Silver and Gold Arts Award. Visit us with your school or family to take part in our […]

Audio Trail

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Listen to the sounds below – can you find each object in the Gallery? I am a wood pigeon. Reveal Answer

Behind the Scenes – Beside the Seaside

01/07/202013:54Leave a Comment

The sun is shining, we’ve completed our gardening and now our thoughts turn to summer holidays. Our summer holidays may be a bit different this year, we may stay at home or holiday in the UK when we may usually venture abroad. Whatever we chose to do, we can still have lots of fun. Put […]

Behind the Scenes – Designing a Magnificent Minibeast Safari

31/05/202006:1128/05/2020 12:48Leave a Comment

As this week it’s National Children’s Gardening Week, I thought this was the ideal time to share with you how back in 2009 I spent a lot of time in my garden exploring and taking photographs when I was tasked with creating one of my favourite exhibitions, a big exhibition about some of the smallest […]

Behind the Scenes – Recycling props

03/04/202014:48Leave a Comment

Here in the exhibitions team, we’re a whizz at recycling things. Obviously, we use the museum showcases and plinths frequently but did you know we’re good at recycling lots of other props that we make in-house too, and nothing goes to waste. Let’s take a trip back in time to re-visit a few of our […]

Behind the Scenes: Curiouser and Curiouser

30/03/202011:1202/04/2020 09:10Leave a Comment

Hello, My name is Helen and I’m the Design Services Officer here at The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery. I’ve worked here for 23 years and my role is to design the look, colour scheme and graphics of the exhibitions and displays we put on at the museum. The Museum may be closed at the […]

Bending Light – Potty Science Club

19/05/202110:0018/05/2021 13:31Leave a Comment

Hello and welcome to Potty Science session number 3! Be sure to check out our previous experiments if you missed them. In this session we will be experimenting with water again using equipment and items you can find in your own home. All our experiments are conducted in a home environment and not in a […]