Beyond Caravaggio

Michelangelo Merisi da Varavaggio, 'Boy bitten by a Lizard', c.1594-5. ©National Gallery, London


Beyond Caravaggio

11 February - 14 May 2017

Room 6-10 | Tickets available here

NOTE: Due to the popularity of this exhibition, advance booking is strongly recommended.

This exhibition is a unique collaboration between the National Gallery, London, the National Gallery of Ireland, and the National Gallery of Scotland. Many of the works in the show are on loan from private collections, and regional galleries, providing visitors with a rare opportunity to see works not easily available to the public.

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Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio, 'The Supper at Emmaus', 1601. © The National Gallery, London

Adult Events, Tours, Workshops, and Lectures

To coincide with the exhibition, the National Gallery of Ireland has developed a series of complementary events. Lectures, tours, talks, concerts, study days and mornings have all been organised to develop a deeper understanding of Caravaggio and his followers.

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Gerrit van Honthorst, 'Christ before the High Priest', c.1617. © The National Gallery, London

Art Workshops for Children, Families, and Young People

A series of art workshops have been designed by the Education Department to explore key themes in the exhibition in a fun and creative way. Delving deeper in to the world of Caravaggio and his followers, these workshops will encourage participants to create their own masterpieces!

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Georges de La Tour and Studio, 'Dice Players', c.1650-1. © Preston Park Museum and Grounds/ Photo Simon Hill FRPS

Further Resources

In the form of podcasts, video, library and archive material, and education resources, the National Gallery of Ireland has a wide range of resources available from which to learn more about Caravaggio. For school groups, specially tailored workshops can be booked. The Library and Archive Collection can be accessed for research by appointment. 

In the media Explore the resources

Cecco del Caravaggio, 'A Musician', c.1615. © Historic England

Shop the Exhibition

Tickets and memberships are available to buy and gift online, and there are lots of prints, books, and Caravaggio related gifts available from our Gallery Shop, located inside the Millennium Wing entrance.

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