Monthly Archives: October 2012

Workshop with St Bernadette’s School, Lancaster – 16 October 2012

Today we’ve welcomed St Bernadette’s School for a morning of making books and drawing.  some of the pictures can be seen below – for others, have a look at our Facebook page http://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.281210688662908.65162.212222422228402&type=1#!/pages/Ruskin-Library/212222422228402 For more general information about school workshops, … Continue reading

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New Exhibition – Ruskin and the Sacred

The Ruskin Library’s exhibition Ruskin and the Sacred explores a variety of ways in which the sacred plays a part in John Ruskin’s life and work.  The exhibition brings together work by Ruskin, including examples of his drawings and studies, … Continue reading

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John Ruskin at major Spanish exhibition

John Ruskin’s ‘Ice Clouds over Coniston Old Man’ has been sent to Madrid for the exhibition ‘Treasure Island: British Art from Holbein to Hockney’ which runs until January 2013. The presence of Ruskin in this exhibition highlights his importance,  and … Continue reading

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