Current and Forthcoming Exhibitions

Scraps of Laughter

31 May – 11 September 2017  (Note New Dates)

Former gallery guide Mrs ShowwellAmong the visual material in Christ Church are a number of caricatures and satires, not enough to show the full development of the genre, but interesting ‘scraps’ which give a glimpse into the beginning of caricature and satire in Italy and how it was taken up and thrived in Britain.





















Drawing in Rome

16 September – 22 December 2017

Giovanni Baglione drawing


















Art and the Reformation

11 October – 22 December 2017

Dürer drawing