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Touring Exhibitions

Our team combines unique objects with exceptional curatorial expertise to produce high quality exhibitions available to tour.

The objects are drawn from the Centre’s renowned collections and from its access to private and institutional lenders worldwide. Our exhibitions tell fascinating stories based on the original research and knowledge of curators and experts across the Sainsbury Centre and the University of East Anglia. Our staff works flexibly with touring partners to create bespoke exhibitions and to accommodate the needs of individual venues and diverse audiences.

We offer hands-on support on delivery, installation, marketing and technical issues to ensure that exhibitions are installed successfully and within budget.

For further information, please contact Natalie Baerselman le Gros, Exhibitions Coordinator 01603 592466, n.le-gros@uea.ac.uk


Alberto Giacometti: A Line Through Time

Available: May- September 2017, from February 2018 onwards

Size: ca. 700 square metres (flexible)

This landmark exhibition is dedicated to the work of Alberto Giacometti, one of the giants of 20th century art, celebrated as a sculptor, painter and draughtsman. The exhibition examines the artist’s influence amongst his contemporaries in Paris and his impact on British art in the post-war period.

Key themes include the artist’s sources of inspiration, his approach to materials and processes, and his influence on British artists, including Francis Bacon, Lucian Freud, Henry Moore and Eduardo Paolozzi. The size of this exhibition is flexible and the themes can be adapted to the venue’s preferences.

Exhibition press release

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