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Passion for Painting: The Art of Sir Winston Churchill

Three landscape scenes by Sir Winston Churchill

Rosalind Sallenger Richardson Center for the Arts
May 17- September 16, 2017


On loan from the National Churchill Museum in Fulton, Missouri, Passion for Painting: The Art of Sir Winston Churchill brings together artwork rarely seen in North America. The exhibit includes ten of Churchill's paintings from the museum's collection or on loan from private collections. Objects used by or associated with Churchill as well as paintings of Churchill by other artists will also be on display in the Richardson Family Art Museum in the Rosalind Sallenger Richardson Center for the Arts from May 17 through September 16, 2017. Admission to the exhibit is free. 

Hours:

Sun. Mon.: closed
Tue. Wed. Fri. Sat.: 1-5 pm
Thu.: 1-9 pm

Upcoming Events:

August 17, Thursday, 7 pm: "Painting as a Pastime: Churchill's Contemplative Life," lecture by Dr. Rob Jeffrey

September 14, Thursday, 7 pm: "Winston Churchill: painter as politician, or politician as painter?" by Dr. Warren Kimball

September 15, Friday, 6 pm: Closing reception and curator's talk (The National Churchill Museum)